The Investec Derby, which takes place at Epsom on Saturday 7th June, was won in an exciting finish last year by Ruler Of The World, who was giving his trainer, Aidan O’Brien, his fourth win in the race.
Bunker will test his credibility as a possible Investec Derby contender in the Betfred Dante Stakes at York on May 15.
Richard Hannon has confirmed he will be triple-handed in his bid to train a Classic winner in his own right at the first attempt with Night Of Thunder and Shifting Power joining leading light Toormore in the Qipco 2000 Guineas.
Mark Johnston admits he would prefer not to let his two exciting colts Hartnell and Stars Over The Sea lock horns in the Investec Derby Trial at Epsom on Wednesday.
One-time Derby favourite Telescope is among the 10 entries for Friday's bet365 Gordon Richards Stakes at Sandown.