Buxted Too showed a decent level of form in two starts over a mile as a juvenile, and showed he’d wintered well by getting off the mark on his reappearance over 7f at Chelmsford under Andrea Atzeni.
Always well placed in a race that wasn’t strongly run, Buxted Too took closer order under pressure before the furlong pole.
Hitting the front with 100 yards to run, he put his head down and held on by a nose from the favourite, State Secretary.