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There was only a short head between the pair in May's Palace House Stakes and on much slower ground Peace Offering looks good enough to turn the tables on Tax Free, who is looking to bounce back from an unplaced run at Royal Ascot.
Nicholls commented: "That sharp five furlongs would not have been totally ideal and Peace Offering went on to win a big race in France the following weekend, so Tax Free could hardly be in better nick.
TOTESPORT: 8-1 Out After Dark, 10-1 Continent, Fantasy Believer, 12-1 Fonthill Road, 14-1 Bygone Days, Majestic Times, Traytonic, 16-1 Khabfair, Pieter Brueghel, 18-1 Presto Shinko, 20-1 Funfair Wane, Partners In Jazz, Peace Offering, 22-1 Fictional, 25-1 bar.
Peace Offering blitzed his rivals in the conditions race and looks set fair for a productive end-of-season campaign for trainer Dandy Nicholls.
The ground at the moment in Tipperary is good to firm, so that would curtail going there, and we'll head with Moss Vale, Strike Up The Band and Peace Offering to the Abbaye - providing they all get in.
David Nicholls monopolised a substandard-looking Stan James Palace House Stakes, sending out the winner Tax Free (11-8 favourite), who pipped stablemate Peace Offering by a short head.
And they will be back in late October, performing at Les and Cilla's wedding reception as a peace offering.
DANDY NICHOLLS delivered a typical 1-2 knockout in the pounds 43,000 Vodafone Dash at Epsom as Fire Up The Band held Peace Offering by just over a length in a race that lasted 56.
Michael Grade's appointment as chairman of the BBC comes as something of a surprise and perhaps even as a peace offering.
Later a Virgin spokesman denied that Branson had given the star free first class tickets as a peace offering.
The medal was inscribed 'Lord Fergie, the best thing since sliced bread' and Bates said: "I was trying to give him the medal as a peace offering.
They include Lamanka Lass, the dam of Grade 2 winner Dark Islander, the Cheveley Park Stakes runner-up Tanami - dam of the Rockfel Stakes winner Cairns - and Amnesty Bay, the dam of sprinter Peace Offering.