The pack began to make inroads close home, but it was too late, with Archie Watson's British challenger Guildsman
grabbing second place, a length and a half behind the convincing winner.
Another Coventry runner, third-placed Guildsman
, moved on to the July Stakes at Newmarket, where he failed to confirm the form with Royal Lytham.
is another who turns out again after a fine effort at the Royal meeting, having finished third in the Coventry Stakes.
TOMORROW'S TIPS Eagles By Day 1.50 Newmarket Guildsman
2.25 Newmarket La Sioux 3.20 Doncaster Masar (NAP) 3.35 Newmarket
NEWMARKET: 1.50 Eagles By Day, 2.25 Guildsman
, 3.00 55 Al Mufti, 3.35 MASAR (NAP), 4.05 Fast And Free, 4.40 Turgenev, 5.10 Wings Of Time.