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Herald Sun Form Guide : May 23rd 2009
heraldsun.com.au Randwick TODAY TRACK, RAIL AND WEATHER HERALD SUN SYDNEYFORM RAY TRACK: Heavy (8) RAIL: Out 9m 1600m to the winning post, out 3m the remainder WEATHER: Overcast 1 s3557 LUSTRE LADY, 7 (dh) J A O’Shea 2 s80s7 I HAVE NO FEAR, 3 (dh) J A O’Shea 3 2013s ROYAL SINGER, 4 Ms B Joseph 4 2324s BLOOD ANGEL, 6 (n) G McFarlane 5 325s1 PARFAITS, 2 (dw) Peter Snowden 1 Wilson Asset Management Hcp 12.15 1200m $70,000 4yo & up Mares. Apprentices can claim. J Bowman G Schofield T Berry (a3) J Adams (a3) J Parr 6 5s18s QUEEN AND COUNTRY, 8 (db) Ms J Pracey G Buckley 7 44s22 VISA LISA, 1 (db) K A Lees 8 1s051 RUBIROSE, 5 (h) Kevin Moses C Munce T Clark 2 SCCF Golfers Handicap 1 80064 BACI AMORE, 1 (d) David Payne 2 0s543 TYPHOON FURY, 4 G Portelli 3 s7313 SHEEDY, 2 (w) P G Moody 4 9s111 DANEDARRA, 5 (w) J Denham 5 27s44 BLACKBRIAR, 7 G A Ryan 6 40682 ROLLINS, 8 (d) J C Coyle 7 313s3 GUDERIAN, 3 (t) P M Perry 8 514s5 TALAANA, 6 G Portelli 3 PKF Handicap 1 s1184 DAY OUT, 2 (dw) J E Ledger 2 25s12 CULLEN CASTLE, 6 (tdb) G K White 3 15252 PRINCE BRAEMAN, 4 P M Perry 4 6s912 ELMSFORD, 8 (w) G A Ryan 5 300s2 OUR MOSSTIQUE, 5 (c) C E Conners 9 1s286 SMART PUNCH, 7 (dw) Adam Spitzer 4 John R Turk Handicap 1 s0258 SUSSMAN, 7 (w) J J Hubbard T Berry (a3) N Berry (a2) G Schofield P Robl 6 5s444 MR UNFORGETTABLE, 9 (bh) Kevin Moses C Munce 7 58s06 MUFASA, 1 (wh) G M Begg 8 51613 NATMANA, 3 (dwn) C J Waller R Quinn T Clark 1400m $70,000 3yo. Apprentices can claim. J Adams (a3) P Wells (a) J Bowman G Buckley P Robl C Munce THOMAS 1 QUEEN AND COUNTRY Lustre Lady Visa Lisa Parfaits 58 3.60 56.5 9.00 56.5 26.00 55.5 6.50 55 ?3.40 54.5 6.50 54 6.50 53.5 15.00 12.50 57 6.50 D Ganderton (a2) 55.5 18.00 55 4.60 54.5 ?4.20 54 8.50 54 6.00 53.5 4.40 53 13.00 N Berry (a2) 1.25 1400m $70,000 4yo & up 2MW. Apprentices can claim. Ms K O’Hara 57 5.50 56.5 4.80 55.5 ?4.60 55 7.00 55 9.00 54 6.00 54 13.00 D Ganderton (a2) 54 35.00 54 15.50 2.00 2400m $70,000 3yo & up. Apprentices can claim. T Berry (a3) 2 26002 CARSKI DRUM, 8 (cd) M Petrovic G Buckley 3 84750 PHANTOM AGENT, 1 (tw) Gregory Minns G Schofield 4 s9154 DANDEE TOPWIN, 11 (bh) G A Rogerson P Wells (a) 5 33121 WILDWIND SPIRIT, 9 (h) G A Rogerson R Quinn 6 049s3 BELLE FAMILLE, 5 P G Moody 7 53235 JORDAN VALLEY, 3 (b) R J Price 8 77215 ARCHOVER, 10 N F Gardner 9 67621 RED SPOT SPECIAL, 6 K A Lees 10 86270 MY BABY SAMIRA, 4 (d) Brian Sutton 11 70065 MAGIC HOUR, 2 K A Lees C Munce Ms K O’Hara P Robl T Clark J Adams (a3) J Ford 59 7.50 57 26.00 55.5 61.00 55 ?3.80 54 4.80 53 4.00 53 4.60 53 18.00 53 9.50 53 81.00 53 18.00 © 2009: This racing service contains NSW racing information, including fields and form which is subject to copyright and which is owned by Racing NSW and other parties working with it. RACE 1 1200m LUSTRE LADY (J A O’Shea) 4m By Flying Spur - Lucky Lady (9:2-2-2): Smart mare with form around Hot Danish and Belong To Many. Fair effort when 4-3/4 len 5th (53.0) Gamble Me 1200m R’hill Birthday Card Mar 28 then 5-3/4 len 7th (53.5) Dao Dao 1400m R’hill Royal Parma heavy trk April 4. Since recorded 9-1/2 len win Tangiwai, Light Red 900m R’hill barrier trial May 14.Down in grade for return and both wins were fresh.Wet form sound without winning. Take beating. I HAVE NO FEAR (J A O’Shea) 4m By Rock Of Gibraltar - Countess Chris- tie (11:1-2-1): Two runs down south last prep below par incl luckless 3-1/4 len 10th (55.5) Belong To Many 1200m C’field Le Tan Stakes dead trk Oct 11. Had some late specking first-up when even 6 len 7th (55.0) Welkom Gold 1100m R’hill Rst2 dead trk May 2. Listed winner over this trip but will need to improve to worry stablemate. Best on top of the ground. ROYAL SINGER (Ms B Joseph) 5m By Royal Academy - Chorus Song (28:5-4-6): Down in grade and skinny odds when posted 3/4 len win (54.0) Better Jetsetter, Cashout 1800m Cowra Cowra Cup Jan 18 then rested after lg hd, sht nk 3rd (58.0) Bossy Matilda, Stay Leica Dane 2200m Sapphire Coast Bega Cup Feb 1. Returns without a trial but capable of mixing it in town and is a first-up winner. Top claimer engaged. All wins dry but gets through the wet. Watch betting moves. QUEEN AND COUNTRY (Ms J Pracey) 5m By King Of Kings - Ticklish (11:4-2-0): De- fied betting drift first-up to score nk win (56.5) Visa Lisa, Rendzina 1100m Randwick-Ken- sington F&M Rst1 Sept 30. Again off break when 3-1/2 len 8th (57.0) Clothing 1200m R’hill F&M Hcp-86 Dec 6. Since finished 3/4 len 2nd Test Edition 760m Hawkesbury bar- rier trial dead trk May 11. This isn’t easy but can’t completely rule out on the wet track. VISA LISA (K A Lees) 4m By Redoute’s Choice - Bridie Jo (16:3-5-1): First-up came from midfield on bend for 3-3/4 len 2nd (59.5) Patronyme 1100m W Farm F&M (75) heavy trk April 15 then hung in which argu- ably cost her the race 1/2 nk 2nd (56.5) Ru- birose 1100m C’bury M (75) dead trk May 6. Strips trimmer here and gets some welcome weight relief. Handles wet. Danger from the inside draw. RUBIROSE (Kevin Moses) 4m By Ru- biton - Roseville (10:3-1-3): 16-1 in wet when plugged away for 7-1/4 len 5th (57.5) Patronyme 1100m W Farm F&M (75) heavy trk April 15 then shared lead and just lasted for 1/2 nk win (57.0) Visa Lisa, Reine De Jeu 1100m C’bury M (75) dead trk May 6. Up another level now and has an extra 100m to cover but the small field will help. Each-way. RACE 2 BLOOD ANGEL (G McFarlane) 5m By Mujahid - Seraphide (16:3-4-3): Resumes. Honest on pace mare resuming. Tracked leader when 1-1/4 len 2nd (57.0) Rolling Stock 1400m R’wick F&M Rst2 Jan 24. Sent north and well in the market when 2-1/4 len 4th (53.0) Dance Girl Dance 1200m D’ben F&M Qlty Hcp Feb 7. Indicated was forward in condition with 1-1/4 len win Tranquil- ity Base, Reigning Cash 760m Hawkesbury barrier trial dead trk April 20. Sound stats this track and best form is on the fresh side.Won twice dead, unplaced hvy. Winning hope. PARFAITS (Peter Snowden) 4m By Stra- tegic - Ice Cream Sundae (11:4-2-1): Stepped up in class after four straight mid- week win/placings and ran on okay without troubling 3-3/4 len 5th (55.5) Subtle Cove 1500m R’hill F&M Hcp-86 Dec 27. Easing fav first-up when kicked through to score 1-1/4 len win (58.5) Duchess Daisy, Michelin Star 1250m C’buryMares (75) May 12.Easy winner in midweek mares event first-up and that form has been confirmed. Fitter. Down 3.5kg and stays under notice from the gun draw. Adept wet. 1400m BACI AMORE (David Payne) 3g By Rock Of Gibraltar - Coverage (15:2-1-0): Classy type freshened up after racing in elite 3yo company and wasn’t far away after rac- ing keenly 2-1/4 len 6th (56.0) Geared Up 1300m R’hill 3yo Hcp dead trk May 2 then from wide gate in the mix 1-1/2 len 4th (55.0) Related 1400m Hawkesbury H’bury Guin- eas May 9. Stuck on bravely after covering ground in the H’bury Gneas. Drawn the rail this time and in form 3kg claimer engaged. Major player. TYPHOON FURY (G Portelli) 3g By Hurri- cane Sky - Kuri Bay (11:0-3-2): Second-up when stalked pace and boxed on for 1-1/2 len 4th (57.5) Merconman 1100m Wyong E&G Mdn Plate Mar 26 then led but no match for first two when whacked away for nose, 3-1/2 len 3rd (60.0) Mocha Coffee, Catacaos 1200m C’bury 3yo C&G Rst0 dead trk April 28. Untried this journey but drops 6.5kg with Genderton’s claim and has the draw to figure. Each-way appeal. 2 DANEDARRA Guderian Typhoon Fury Rollins 3 PRINCE BRAEMAN 4 WILDWIND SPIRIT 5 KANZAN Cullen Castle Our Mosstique Mr Unforgettable Belle Famille Jordan Valley Dandee Topwin Lagerphone Girl Hussler Cleanup 6 FANTENE ? Posadas Double Dare Kroner 7 COMET WATCH Libertarian Music Maestro Lacada Siren 8 RAINBOW STYLING Spinney The Astronomer Joku TAB DETAILS TAB CODE: S R TOUCHTONE: 11 SIMON THOMAS PARFAITS ? Royal Singer Visa Lisa Lustre Lady TYPHOON FURY Sheedy Baci Amore Guderian ELMSFORD Prince Braeman Mr Unforgettable Cullen Castle WILDWIND SPIRIT Dandee Topwin Belle Famille Sussman MASTER DANNY Girl Hussler Get Ready For More Bandar POSADAS Light Red Kroner Garden Island MUSIC MAESTRO Bid Spotter Lacada Siren Mr Edison RAINBOW STYLING Joku The Astronomer Bellagio Wynn STEVE ZAMMIT PARFAITS ? Visa Lisa Lustre Lady I Have No Fear DANEDARRA Sheedy Guderian Typhoon Fury ELMSFORD Cullen Castle Natmana Smart Punch JORDAN VALLEY Wildwind Spirit Sussman Dandee Topwin KANZAN Master Danny Cleanup Kimberley Kid KRONER Fantene Posadas Mustard COMET WATCH Bid Spotter Hangover Henry Mr Edison JOKU Bellagio Wynn With A Chance Centover BETTING INFORMATION ? TAB SPORTSBET FIXED ODDS ALL RACES 5 Adpartners Handicap 1 7s31 KIMBERLEY KID, 3 (d) David Payne 3 4 76s1 GERMANICUS, 7 G A Ryan 5 6 7 8 133s6 CLEANUP, 9 (c) J Denham 9 10 11 12 13 2.35 Q1 1100m $70,000 2yo. Apprentices can claim. 2 21s1 MASTER DANNY, 1 (w) R N Godbolt BANDAR, 8 (h) G A Rogerson GET READY FOR MORE, 4 K A Lees 1 KANZAN, 12 Peter Snowden ROCK CLASSIC, 2 (h) J B Cummings 1 GIRL HUSSLER, 5 (d) David Payne 1 CRASH’M, 11 (h) R H Thomsen 2 LAGERPHONE, 13 (h) J A O’Shea BELLASHAM, 10 J C Coyle 7s MISS VEE, 6 G A Ryan D Ganderton (a2) 57 6.50 55.5 9.00 55 15.00 55 9.50 55 15.00 55 5.00 55 15.00 54.5 4.80 54.5 8.50 54 14.00 53.5 8.50 53 21.00 53 81.00 N Berry (a2) P Wells (a) G Schofield J Ford J Parr G Buckley T Berry (a3) J Adams (a3) C Munce T Clark P Robl Ms K O’Hara BETTING INFORMATION Speech Express: 133 842 (min. bet 50c all day). Touchtone: 132 698 or Internet: www.tab.com.au (min. bet 50c all day). Operator: 131 822 Sunday to Friday (min. bet $10) opens 30 minutes before first race and closes at Night Last Race. Saturdays (min. bet $10) opens 10am and closes at Night Last Race. Customer Service: 131 802 8.30am – last race. SHEEDY (P G Moody) 3c By Exceed And Excel - Viase De Fleurs (6:3-0-2): Led and shot clear for 1-1/2 len win (57.5) Appre- hend, Whiskey In The Jar 1309m Seymour (68) heavy trk April 28 then controlled tempo again but reeled in final stages hd, 1-1/4 len 3rd (54.5) Testaguy, Trustus 1420m F’ton 3yo Hcp May 9. Victorian visitor who hasn’t done much wrong in six career starts incl lat- est placing this trip at Flemington. Wins on good, slow and hvy. Danger. DANEDARRA (J Denham) 3g By Danehill Dancer - Kapvadar (7:3-1-0): Revelled in wet scoring 3/4 len win (55.0) Mocha Coffee, The Shaman 1100m W Farm 3yoC&G Rst0 heavy trk April 15. Rider lost whip but pushed out hands and heels to score nk win (57.0) Our Mosstique, Minnesota Jewel 1200m Gosford C2 dead trk May 7. Undefeated from three runs this time in (twice with Bowman on top). Up in class but deserves a crack at this level. BLACKBRIAR (G A Ryan) 3g By Desert Sun - Judy (14:2-3-2): Never got a clear shot at them when 2-1/4 len 4th (57.0) Mar- gham 1100m R’hill 3yo (85) dead trk May 2 then second-up produced a similar perform- ance on tighter track 2-3/4 len 4th (54.0) Mine In Time 1200m C’bury 3yo (86) May 16. Should be close to peaking now but 1400m has found him out in the past and doubt he’ll be wanting it too sloppy. ROLLINS (J C Coyle) 3c By Fusaichi Pegasus - Talk Band (15:3-2-1): Pacy mare who knocked after leading in G3 company and vetted after 21 len last (56.5) Yallingup 2000m R’wick Frank Packer dead trk April 18.Down in grade and made the running again and stuck to his guns for 1/2 len 2nd (55.0) Related 1400m H’bury Guineas May 9. Ran a mighty race in the Hawkesbury Guineas this trip. Drops 1kg here. The one they have to catch. GUDERIAN (P M Perry) 3c By Untouchable - Festival Queen (9:2-0-4): Won Randwick 1200m rst0 event by a space then vetted after 1-1/4 len, 3/4 len 3rd (56.0) Centennial Park, Tobique 1200m R’hill 3yo C&G Rst1 Feb 7. First-up parked just off the pace and whacked away for lg nk, 1-1/2 len 3rd (55.5) Margham, Mine In Time 1100m R’hill 3yo (85) dead trk May 2. Honest Newcastle colt who puts him- self into the race and won his only other start here by a whopping 5 lengths. Drawn well and should make another bold bid. TALAANA (G Portelli) 3c By Tale Of The Cat - Valaana (8:1-1-1): All-the-way 1550m winner on the Kensington track Jan 7, then up in class for 2-1/2 len 4th (53.5) African Prince 1800m R’wick 3yo (81) Jan 24. First- up wasn’t suited 3-3/4 len 5th (53.5) Mar- gham 1100m R’hill 3yo (85) dead trk May 2. Made steady ground in an unsuitable race first-up. No weight here and rise in distance to his advantage. RACE 3 1400m DAY OUT (J E Ledger) 6g By Dangerous - Maggie’s Day (17:7-2-3):Talented Southern Districts galloper who followed back-to-back Albury wins with 3-3/4 len 8th (57.5) Zedi Knight 1200m M Valley (89) April 13. 6-1 when 2-1/4 len 4th (54.0) Wasted Emotions 1200m Wagga Town Plate April 30. First visit to Sydney and has share of weight but ap- pears adept all types of going and drawn to get the run of the race here. CULLEN CASTLE (G K White) 4g By Danewin - Lady Secola (13:4-2-2): Landed some decent bets on his home track first- up scoring 1/2 len win (58.5) Sir James, Norteno 1400m Hawkesbury (75) dead trk April 29 then 6-4 fav when had a perfect trail behind the pace and looked winner but overhauled 3/4 len 2nd (58.5) Flaxmill Road 1600m Hawkesbury (81) May 9. Looked to have race at his mercy when reeled in by a lightweight last time. Unbeaten this track from two previous attempts and 1400m suits. PRINCE BRAEMAN (P M Perry) 4g By Mossman - Heatherbrae (16:4-4-2): Was runner-up to Emperator here in $100,000 R91 1400m event April 18 then had speck- ing when boxed on from midfield position for 1-3/4 len 5th (54.5) I’ve Got Talent 1500m R’hill (86) dead trk May 2. Ridden a touch closer and went down narrowly sht hd 2nd (53.5) Togni 1550m C’bury E&G Hcp-91 May 16. Comes in well with claim and favourable draw. Expect he’ll make his presence felt again. ELMSFORD (G A Ryan) 4g By Viscount - Timeless Winds (12:2-3-2): Second-up giv- en a perfect run behind the pace and kicked on for 1-1/2 len win (58.5) Polish Symphony, Toughened 1200m Gosford (71) heavy trk April 23 then on firmer track handy again and fought on under the big load for 3/4 len 2nd (59.0) Planet Melmac 1250m C’bury E&G Hcp-75 May 12. Back up in grade now but racing in fine fettle and gets some weight relief. Proven hvy and runner-up only other time slow. Has claims. OUR MOSSTIQUE (C E Conners) 4g By Mossman - Unique Style (26:2-6-6): At end of preparation when away tardily and never a factor 8-1/4 len 11th (57.5) She’sWarrego 1900m C’bury (75) Dec 18. First-up moved up from midfield into stretch and fought out finish nk 2nd (58.5) Danedarra 1200m Gosford C2 dead trk May 7. Encouraging signs first-up when rattled late under 58.5kg. Strips trimmer and he’s proven this t/d. Win- ning hope, as long as it’s not bottomless. Herald Sun, Saturday, May 23, 2009 45 + www.tab.com.au THE MULTIPLES DAILY DOUBLE: 6, 8 QUADDIE: 5, 6, 7, 8 GEAR CHANGES RACE 1: (2) I Have No Fear blinkers on again RACE 2: (3) Sheedy tongue-tie on first time RACE 3: (1) Day Out blinkers on first time RACE 4: (3) Phantom Agent blinkers off first time; (6) Belle Famille norton bit on first time; (10) My Baby Samira blinkers on again, winkers off first time; (11) Magic Hour front approved race plates off first time, front concussion plates on first time RACE 5: (9) Girl Hussler blinkers off first time RACE 6: (10) Cartoon Character front approved race plates off first time, front bar plates on first time RACE 7: (3) Music Maestro cheekers off first time, cross-over nose band on first time; (6) Comet Watch blinkers on again, tongue-tie on first time; (11) Lacada Siren tongue control bit on first time, tongue-tie off first time; (13) Sobers norton bit off first time, tongue-tie on first time 6 Fujitsu Handicap 1 s3491 POSADAS, 1 (tdwn) Peter Snowden 2 808s5 DOUBLE DARE, 2 (t) C J Waller 3 2s705 GLOBAL WARMING, 9 (cdhn) Kevin Moses 4 71s90 MUSTARD, 10 (tcdw) J C McNair 5 43118 KRONER, 8 (dwbh) J B Cummings 6 5343s BROMIDE, 7 (cwn) Peter Snowden 7 31s32 FANTENE, 5 (dwbh) G M Begg 8 6320s LIGHT RED, 3 (tdwn) C J Waller 9 93803 COMEPSA, 6 (c) Ms G Markwell T Berry (a3) N Berry (a2) R Quinn J Bowman Scratched T Clark 10 1s78s CARTOON CHARACTER, 11 (dw) J C Coyle P Robl 11 40s55 GARDEN ISLAND, 4 (dwh) J A O’Shea 7 SCCF K Callander Fellowship 1 s6511 BID SPOTTER, 7 (h) G A Rogerson 3 2 s9425 ROMANY STAR, 10 (h) R L Pearse 122 MUSIC MAESTRO, 11 (bh) Ms G Waterhouse P Wells (a) G Buckley 1100m $70,000 3yo & up. Apprentices can claim. J Parr 3.10 Q2 59.5 4.80 57 17.00 55.5 8.00 55.5 71.00 55 ?3.40 54.5 — D M Ganderton (a2) 53 3.60 53 8.50 53 17.00 53 16.00 53 21.00 2000m $70,000 3yo. Apprentices can claim. J Bowman G Buckley 4 s6516 RELENTLESS LAD, 9 (h) G A Rogerson P Wells (a) 5 33248 HANGOVER HENRY, 8 E B Murray 6 86s15 COMET WATCH, 4 (wh) J B Cummings C Munce 7 56221 LIBERTARIAN, 3 Peter Snowden 8 54841 MR EDISON, 5 (h) J B Cummings 9 67621 RED SPOT SPECIAL, 12 K A Lees 10 0s837 VILAYET, 14 (h) J B Cummings 11 72143 LACADA SIREN, 2 K A Lees 12 3s207 SABINO CREEK, 1 (h) J A O’Shea 13 44s49 SOBERS, 6 (h) J B Cummings 14 s0s07 CELTIC, 13 (h) A J Cummings P Robl T Berry (a3) Ms K O’Hara J Ford R Quinn 8 Blackwoods Welter 2 06s46 SPINNEY, 1 (dn) Peter Snowden J Parr 3 42s72 BELLAGIO WYNN, 10 (tcdw) C J Waller N Berry (a2) 4 12215 JOKU, 9 (dwh) Ms G Waterhouse 5 33780 TWIN WING, 2 (dw) G H Walter 6 11419 CENTOVER, 8 (cd) A J Edmonds 7 134s3 RAINBOW STYLING, 6 M, W & J Hawkes P Robl 8 80823 THE ASTRONOMER, 4 G H Walter R Quinn 9 13185 VISIT THE QUEEN, 11 (dwh) G M Begg T Berry (a3) 10 150s5 TWO TOWERS, 7 (tw) Ms W Ings 11 s8133 SHAKETHEGROUND, 3 (wb) M, W & J Hawkes G Buckley J Ford MR UNFORGETTABLE (Kevin Moses) 4g By Rubiton - La Marama (15:1-2-1): Fresh- ened up when worked home solidly for 3-3/4 len 4th (53.5) Welkom Gold 1100m R’hill Rst2 dead trk May 2 then fav when 2-3/4 len 4th (56.5) Planet Melmac 1250m C’bury E&G Hcp-75 May 12. Minor claims best after a string of fourths this time in. MUFASA (G M Begg) 4g By Scenic - Gyf- fies (25:3-3-1): First-up always rearward from the wide gate 7-3/4 len 11th (51.5) Emperator 1400m R’wick (91) dead trk April 18 then 2-3/4 len 6th (54.5) I’ve Got Talent 1500m R’hill (86) dead trk May 2. Ex Mel- bourne gallloper who strips trimmer from those two runs. Place with further improve- ment. NATMANA (C J Waller) 4g By Alhaarth - Gracious Gift (24:3-5-5): Back from let-up. Led and never headed scoring len win (53.0) Umpire Bird, Redeeming 1550m C’buryE&G Rst1 slow trk Feb 19 then again set tempo when 3/4 len, 3-1/2 len 3rd (56.5) Our Magic, Catchword 1550m C’bury (81) Mar 5. Since finished 5th News Alert 1030m R’hill barrier trial May 14. Usually needs the run. SMART PUNCH (Adam Spitzer) 4g By Shrewdy - Puppet Strings (23:3-5-3): 25-1 second-up when tempo against and closest on line 3-1/4 len 8th (55.0) I’ve Got Talent 1500m R’hill (86) dead trk May 2 then was doing his best work late again when 2-1/2 len 6th (55.0) Allaboutus 1250m C’bury (86) May 16. Got home solidly off an unsuitable tempo at C’bury. Better suited this venue and gets through the wet. Minor claims. RACE 4 2400m SUSSMAN (J J Hubbard) 7g By Com- mands - Slightly Suss (57:8-10-8): Was runner-up in the Neville Sellwood Stakes at Rosehill before 2-1/2 len 5th (53.0) Prima Nova 2000m R’wick J R A Plate dead trk April 18. 7-1 when vetted after 7-1/4 len 8th (53.0) Macknuckle 2000m Wagga Cup May 1. Last couple only fair since placing in the Neville Sellwood on a heavy track three back. Conditions suit. CARSKI DRUM (M Petrovic) 6g By King Ivor - All In Blue (50:7-8-3): Form patchy. 40-1 when safely held 8-3/4 len 11th (53.0) Macknuckle 2000m Wagga Cup May 1 then backed from 10-1 into 7-1 when closed cou- rageously for 1-1/4 len 2nd (55.5) Bomber Command 2000m Queanbeyan Cup May 17. Indicated a return to form in the Q’beyan Cup and worth noting he won only other at- tempt here at the journey.Won’t want it too wet. Ms K O’Hara C Munce N Berry (a2) G Schofield J Parr 3.55 Q3 57.5 ?4.20 57 8.50 D Ganderton (a2) 55 4.60 55 13.00 54.5 31.00 53.5 15.00 53.5 10.00 53 7.00 53 16.00 53 26.00 53 9.00 Scratched 53 — 53 51.00 53 151.00 1600m $70,000 3yo & up Welter. Apprentices can claim. 1 95100 WITH A CHANCE, 5 (cdwn) Luke Griffith J Bowman 4.38 Q4 60 13.00 58.5 6.50 58 8.50 D Ganderton (a2) 56 ?4.60 55.5 35.00 54 7.50 54 6.00 54 5.50 54 15.00 54 51.00 54 9.00 PHANTOM AGENT (Gregory Minns) 7g By Encounter - Zeds (67:5-5-8): Blew in market (7-2 to 30-1 ) when 4-3/4 len 5th (55.5) River Ronald 1600m Canberra Open Hcp May 8 then from outside gate 5-1/2 len 10th (54.5) Bomber Command 2000m Queanbeyan Cup May 17. Latest form only moderate and 2400m usually finds him out. Not keen. DANDEE TOPWIN (G A Rogerson) 4m By Danewin - Depot (27:3-3-4): Back on top scoring Kensington rst1 1800m win April 13 then fair effort making ground against the bias 3-1/4 len 5th (56.5) Jessicabeel 1800m R’hill F&M Hcp-81 dead trk May 2. Easing fav when boxed away from midfield posi- tion for 4-1/2 len 4th (51.0) Deltona 1900m C’bury Rst2 May 16. Looking for longer now and capablall conditons although best dry. Can play a major role here. WILDWIND SPIRIT (G A Rogerson) 4g By Naturalism - Pusan (16:2-3-4): Extremely unlucky when just missed sht 1/2 hd 2nd (58.0) Monte Dreamer 2300m Newcastle (65) dead trk April 25 then had a perfect run and reeled in second horse to score 1/2 nk win (53.0) Grizz, Douraya 2250m Hawkes- bury (83) May 9. Accounted for a handy field in the H’bury stand-alone last time. In career best form. Top chance. BELLE FAMILLE (P G Moody) 5m By Linamix - Exocet (16:1-1-3): Imported mare who finished 25 len 9th (56.5) Basal- tico 2400m Fr - Nantes De Nantes slow trk Oct 29. First Australian start led and boxed on for 2 len, 1-3/4 len 3rd (56.5) Wickedly, Fine Calibre 2000m Seymour (68) May 10. Encouraging signs at first Australian start but wet track form in the Northern hemisphere wasn’t flash.Watch betting moves. JORDAN VALLEY (R J Price) 4g By Go- lan - Our Sportsgirl (13:1-2-2): Followed C’bury, Kembla placings with nk, 1-1/4 len 3rd (53.0) Cape Breton, Shadow Cabinet 2000m R’wick (85) slow trk April 25 then beaten fav when 2-1/4 len 5th (53.5) Wild- wind Spirit 2250m Hawkesbury (83) May 9. Form consistent without winning. Hope with light weight. ARCHOVER (N F Gardner) 4g By Archway - Noorooma (13:2-3-1): Overcame widde alley to post 1/2 hd win (54.0) Bedtime Se- crets, Shwedagon 2000m Wagga (67) April 30 then sent to town and far from disgraced when made late ground 2 len 5th (51.0) Re- gal Dane 1800m Randwick-Kensington (75) dead trk May 13. Worked home gamely after covering ground last outing. Should appreci- ate the rise in journey now. CONTINUED page 46 +
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