'I'm not happy, but there we are,' said Dunlop, who may step Pawn Broker
up to Group One company to tackle the Prince Of Wales's Stakes at Royal Ascot.
Tooth said: "Pawn Broker
has been absolutely flying on the gallop at home but has not been putting it in when we have gone to the races.
Mine, the 6-4 favourite, readily went into the lead from Sublimity over a furlong out, but Pawn Broker
produced an irresistible finishing burst to get up in the closing stages and score by a length.
is another who has been on the move since last season, moving from David Elsworth to John Dunlop.
FORECAST: 11-4 Ciro and Circus Dance (coupled), 7-2 Katub and Muakaad (coupled), 11-2 Broche and Roscius (coupled), 6 Pawn Broker
, 7 Lord Flasheart, 10 Holding Court, 12 bar
McCoy was seen at his finest and strongest as he kept the winner up to his work all the way up the home straight to hold Nawamees by eight lengths, with Pawn Broker
a running-on third.
Flame Phoenix, winner of his only bumper, and French import Lord Lington, who was well beaten by Saturday's Ladbroke winner Thesis first time out, are previous winners, while German raider Salinas, unlucky on his hurdling debut at Warwick, and Pawn Broker
have winning form on the Flat.
Unfortunately Pawn Broker
has not changed with the move and on this evidence still finds very little when let down.
Kempton stages a Bank Holiday blockbuster tomorrow and Dunlop's Pawn Broker
will be a hot thing in the Listed Magnolia Stakes over a mile and a quarter.
Despite landing the Dubai Arc Trial by half-a-length over Francesco Guardi, Pawn Broker
will not go to Paris a fortnight on Sunday.
Today I miss the domestic scene to ride Pawn Broker
in the French Derby.
David Elsworth's Pawn Broker
(Richard Quinn), second to Sakhee in Sandown's Thresher Classic Trial and the JWE Telecom Dante Stakes at York, and the Paul Cole-trained Mastermind (Jimmy Fortune) complete the British challenge.