The Commonwealth Cup at Royal Ascot would be the chief goal subsequent season for Martyn Meade’s high-class colt Method.
The son of Mehmas appeared each inch a top-class juvenile within the making in profitable his first two begins – comfortably dispatching of Fev Rover at Doncaster earlier than touchdown a Listed prize at Newbury.
His tilt at Group One glory in final month’s Middle Park was a non-event after Frankie Dettori’s saddle slipped and he was nicely fancied to get again on the profitable path on his return to the Rowley Mile for Friday’s Cornwallis Stakes.
Method ran a creditable race over an insufficient 5 furlongs to complete second to Winter Power and connections are trying ahead to seeing what he can obtain in 2021.
Reflecting on his newest efficiency, Freddie Meade, assistant to his father, stated: “We achieved what we needed as what occurred within the Middle Park was so irritating.
“Having had no type of race within the Middle Park, we had been determined to provide him one other race and let him take pleasure in himself. The floor situations weren’t superb and we did not understand how he would deal with them and the journey was a bit on the sharp facet.
“The speedier horses possibly obtained away from him, however he completed like a practice. He will return as much as six furlongs subsequent 12 months, so we’ll purpose for the Commonwealth Cup and work again from there.
“We had been pleased to get a pleasant race into him and we are able to put him away for the winter now and begin once more, when possibly we’ll see some folks again on observe cheering him on.”