"Now she tackles a race at set weights, second-up, she'll be fitter for the run and I think there's a lot to like about her chances.

"She's drawn out but I think she can use her pace and I could see her running a very good race, in an important race for her.

"As a sharp filly and there are limited number of really sharp races for horses like her throughout the spring carnival."

Exploring and Outback Miss, both two-year-olds, hold a significant weight advantage of 5kg-7kg over their Lightning rivals, La Danseuse Rouge ($10) and Declared ($12).

Celine Gaudray has enjoyed considerable success riding for James Cummings, achieving four wins out of 19 starts while donning the Godolphin blue.

Cummings has entered three runners at The Valley. Among them, Roussillon stands as the $4.80 second favorite in the first race, a 1000m Two-Year-Old Handicap. Meanwhile, Pereille holds the status of the $2.40 favorite in the last race, a 1200m Benchmark 70. Pereille has competed in eight races, securing one victory and achieving seven placings.