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Logician faces seven rivals in William Hill St Leger

Logician will face seven contests when he puts his unbeaten record at stake in the William Hill St Leger.
After asserting his fourth victory from as many starts in the Great Voltigeur in York a month, john Gosden’s colt became a favourite to the world’s oldest Classic.
The boy of Frankel bids to supply a fifth success from the Town Moor showpiece on Saturday, along with his jockey Frankie Dettori using a sixth to his trainer.
Aidan O’Brien already has six St Leger victories – and also is bidding for a third consecutive achievement after the recent triumphs of Capri and Kew Gardens.
This season, the master of Ballydoyle conducts Sir Dragonet – who completed a close-up fifth when favourite for its Investec Derby – as well as recent Lonsdale Cup rank outsider Western Australia and Il Paradiso.
Sir Ron Priestley measures up in grade, having won five of his six starts this season for Mark Johnston – .
Martyn Meade’s Geoffrey Freer Stakes winner Tech and Dashing Willoughby, from Andrew Balding’s lawn, would be the other hopefuls.

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