Rivet faces six rivals as he tackles Craven contest for William Haggas
Racing Post Trophy winner Rivet heads a field of seven in Thursday's bet365 Craven Stakes at Newmarket.
William Haggas shunned the more valuable Burradon Conditions Stakes at Newcastle last Friday in favour of a return to the Rowley Mile, where Rivet finished fifth in the Dewhurst last term.
Aidan O'Brien relies on War Decree, who has not been seen since winning the Vintage Stakes from subsequent Group One winner Thunder Snow.
Martyn Meade's once-raced Frankel colt Eminent puts his Classic hopes on the line, while Richard Hannon runs Larchmont Lad, who was bought by Cheveley Park in the off-season.
Jockey Frankie Dettori, trainer John Gosden and owner/breeder Anthony Oppenheimer teamed up for Investec Derby glory with Golden Horn in 2015 and they are dreaming of success again in the premier British Classic with the unbeaten Cracksman.
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