The 2,000 Guineas and St James’s Palace Stakes winner was slashed in the betting on Tuesday after confirmation that the star older miler Palace Pier has been forced to miss the race.
“His bloods are off and obviously it wouldn’t have been the right thing to do to try and push him into the Sussex.
Poetic Flare is now a best-priced 4-5 to go one better than his sire Dawn Approach in 2013.
The latter also won the Guineas and the St James’s Palace but lost out by half a length to his old rival Toronado in the Sussex that year.
Naas hosts black type action on Wednesday where Teresa Mendoza will try to bounce back from a poor effort at Deauville over a week ago.
A poor start ruined her chance in France and she can’t afford a repeat against the 101-rated Dickiedooda in particular in the Yeomanstown Stud Stakes.