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Herald Sun Form Guide : August 22nd 2009
+ 50 Herald Sun, Saturday, August 22, 2009 + RACING TODAY Randwick form continued RACE 5 continued FIGHTING FUND (G H Walter) 8g By Secret Savings - Forglow (27:8-2-2): Quality sprinter/miler with handy fresh stats. Always back but trimmed margin late 3-1/2 len 12th (58.0) Voice Commander 1500m R’hill Festival Stakes Dec 6 then away awkwardly and vetted after making steady ground without troubling 4-1/4 len 5th (53.0) Mount Verde 1200m R’hill The Schweppes heavy trk April 4. Trialled twice for return, latest when len 4th Conquering Queen 900m R’hill barrier trial dead trk Aug 4. Loves this trip and potent fresh. Strong show as long as it remains dry. ROMAN EMPEROR (J B Cummings) 4h By Montjeu - Gussy Godiva (9:2-10): Australian Derby winner launching his spring campaign here. Charged through from handy spot for sht nk win (56.5) Harris Tweed, Predatory Pricer 2400m R’wick A J C Derby dead trk April 11 then away awkwardly and caught wide before fading 5-1/4 len 10th (55.5) Pompeii Ruler 2000m R’wick Queen Elizabeth slow trk April 25. Had two trials, latest 5th Phelan Ready 800m R’wick barrier trial dead trk Aug 7. Early days for this fellow. Should be working home late. JUDGED (Joseph Pride) 6m By High Yield - Adjourn (22:6-6-0): Backmarker who possesses an explosive turn of foot. Was 4-1/4 len 12th (54.0) Typhoon Tracy 1500m R’hill Coolmore dead trk Mar 21 then closed late for 1-3/4 len 6th (57.0) Court 1200m R’wick Sapphire Stakes dead trk April 11. Fitted with 4 len, 3 len 3rd Gold Trail, Our Joan Of Arc 820m W Farm barrier trial dead trk Aug 14. Had two trials but place makes best appeal fresh. ALBERT THE FAT (Eden Petrie) 5g By Magic Albert - Alemar (15:9-1-1): Qlder with formidable record. Resumed in stellar order scoring 1-1/4 len win (55.0) Sommersea Drive, Heart Of The Citi 1200m E Farm Open Hcp July 18 then followed that up with easy 2-3/4 len win (57.5) Forestreno, Borsha’s Mark 1200m D’ben Qlty Hcp Aug 1. Should be very competitive here. BRYANNBO’S GIFT (Anne-Marie Ruttley) 6h By Zabeel - Dantelah (10:3-2-1): Only two runs last prep for 1/2 len 2nd (55.0) Solo Flyer 1200m R’wick Rst2 Mar 7 and commanding on pace 1-1/4 len win (53.0) Pins On Parade, Comepsa 1300m Kembla Grange Bert Lillye Mem Mar 22. Privately trained 6yo who found form when last in work. No public trial but expect he’ll have the work under him. Brown rides and in well at the weights here. Check markets. SACRED ORDERS (G Portelli) 6g By Commands - Blessed Vengeance (26:56-3): Dual C’bury winner last month then back up in grade and acquitted self well in len, hd 3rd (52.5) Testimonial, Rangirangdoo 1300m R’wick Hcp heavy trk July 25. Looked winner but grabbed by swooper 1/2 nk 2nd (51.5) Murray’s Sun 1200m R’wick Hcp dead trk Aug 8. In form flyer who could take running down this time. EMPERATOR (G A Rogerson) 5g By Redoute’s Choice - Zamsong (16:4-4-0): Back from let-up. Made all the running but swallowed up mid stretch 3-1/4 len 6th (55.0) Reggie 2200m D’ben Premier’s Cup heavy trk May 23 then long odds when 16-1/4 len 14th (52.0) Scenic Shot 2400m E Farm Brisbane Cup heavy trk June 6. This short of preferred trip but hard to ignore his fresh stats and resumes on the limit. Keep safe. CENTURY SERB (Mick Miladinovic) 7g By Nuclear Freeze - Sacred Halo (31:55-3): Experienced galloper who signalled a return to form with late charging 1/2 nk 2nd (54.0) Teasing 1100m R’hill Hcp slow trk July 4. Handily placed but shortened stride into stretch and safely held 3-1/2 len 11th (53.0) Battlefield 1200m Grafton Ramornie Hcp July 15. Just shaded by Teasing here two back before Ramornie failure. Danger in anything on his day. DELAGO STAR (Ms K Waugh) 6g By Encosta De Lago - Star Of The Stud (23:7-4-3): Versatile galloper who has sprinted well fresh in the past. Always at rear 10-3/4 len 11th (56.5) Pins On Parade 1100m R’hill (91) Feb 7. Put away after battling 7-1/2 len 7th (56.0) Ashikaga 1400m R’hill Wltr Feb 28. Has two recent trial wins, latest when 3/4 len win Rockwood, Common Objective 1000m Wyong barrier trial dead trk Aug 14. Hits his straps quickly and looked sharp in recent trial win on home track. MCCLINTOCK (Mark De Montfort) 5g By King Cugat - She’s Sweet (14:4-5-2): Was runner-up to Ashikaga in R’hill 1400m Wlter then put away after 3-3/4 len 7th (53.5) Solo Flyer 1400m Newcastle Newmarket Hcp Mar 18. Fav on resumption when caught in slower going and bogged down final 200m 4-3/4 len 7th (53.5) Murray’s Sun 1200m R’wick Hcp dead trk Aug 8. Beaten fav when caught in slower going here first-up. Very good second-up stats. Should improve. SWIFT ALLIANCE (Ms G Waterhouse) 4h By Don Eduardo - Visual Emotion (5:4-1-0): Up and comer from premier stable. Fav first-up when kicked through from just off the pace to score in final bound nose win (58.0) Cloudy Morning, Onthelookout 1200m R’wick 3yo (81) heavy trk July 11 then fav when came from midfield on bend to edge out a smart one lg nk win (58.5) O’Lonhro, Motspur 1200m R’hill (86) dead trk Aug 1. Gutsy win defeating O’Lonhro with 58.5kg last outing. Right up in class but could take some beating again from this alley on the limit. YALLINGUP (G H Walter) 4g By More Than Ready - Damodah (7:2-0-1): Closed intently for 2 len 5th (53.0) Orca 1600m R’wick Carbine Club dead trk April 11. Put away on a high note scoring 1-1/4 len win (56.5) Orca, Merensky Reef 2000m R’wick Frank Packer dead trk April 18. Wasn’t knocked around in 8-3/4 len 6th Delago Bolt 1000m Hawkesbury barrier trial dead trk Aug 10. Might find some of these a bit nippy. RACE 6 1400m RACING TO WIN (J A O’Shea) 7g By Encosta De Lago - Surrealist (24:12-7-0): Wonderful galloper who won this race last year. Worked home gamely from midfield for 1-1/2 len 6th (59.0) Danleigh 1400m R’wick All Aged slow trk April 25. Just missed in thriller nose 2nd (59.0) Scenic Shot 2020m D’ben Doomben Cup May 16. Wasn’t asked to do much in 7th More Joyous 800m R’wick barrier trial dead trk Aug 7. Five time Group One winner who loves Randwick. Huge threat. VISION AND POWER (Joseph Pride) 7g By Carnegie - Escada (45:10-5-3): Seasoned campaigner resuming after an amazing autumn campaign. Charged through for second G1 win of campaign 3/4 len win (52.0) Black Piranha, Whobegotyou 1600m R’wick Doncaster Hcp dead trk April 18 then len 5th (59.0) Pompeii Ruler 2000m R’wick Queen Elizabeth slow trk April 25. Given two trials for return, latest when not knocked around last Gold Trail 820m W Farm barrier trial dead trk Aug 14. Went from being an honest galloper to winning twice at the elite level last prep. Commands respect. MR BARITONE (M D Moroney) 8g By Stravinsky - Tunisia (49:8-10-7): Veteran galloper who retains his zest for racing. Freshened up before battling on okay for 3/4 len, len 3rd (58.5) Let Go Thommo, Orange County 1200m C’field Bletchingly Stk dead trk Aug 1 then found trouble in stronger affair last week 8-1/2 len 11th (59.0) Predatory Pricer 1400m C’field J.J. Liston dead trk Aug 15. Forgive Liston run when caught in traffic. 2008 Stradbroke winner. Not out of this. ZAVITE (A J Cummings) 7g By Zabeel - Miss Vita (38:8-5-2): Quality stayer who will have longer assignments in mind. Vetted after 17-1/2 len last (59.0) Fiumicino 2400m R’hill The B M W heavy trk April 4. Injured and knocked up badly to finish 29-1/4 len last (59.5) Prima Nova 2000m R’wick J R A Plate dead trk April 18. Trialled twice for return, latest when len 2nd Hashasan 1200m R’wick barrier trial dead trk Aug 7. Won Launceston and Adelaide Cups last prep. Later. VOICE COMMANDER (N J Olive) 5g By Commands - Voice Mail (21:7-4-2): Underrated Canberra galloper. Relished the synthetic track up north scoring 2 len win (55.0) Bitabiff, Wasted Emotions 1300m Toowoomba Cushion Weetwood Hcp July 11. Freshened then closed solidly from outside gate when 2-1/4 len 4th (58.0) Murray’s Sun 1200m R’wick Hcp dead trk Aug 8. Huge test at WFA but has a fitness edge over most of these. Knockout hope. COURT COMMAND (L F Birchley) 6h By Commands - Court House Lane (15:60-1): Qld stallion who possesses a high cruising speed. Won G3 BTC sprint before stepping up to G1 company where he was down the track in the G1 Doomben 10,000 before improved 4-1/4 len 6th (53.5) Black Piranha 1400m E Farm Stradbroke Hcp heavy trk June 6. Impressive first-up with big load 3-1/4 len win (60.5) Sommersea Drive, German Chocolate 1300m E Farm Qlty Hcp Aug 12. The one they have to catch. GO CART (Steven O’Dea) 7g By Danehill Dancer - Cubicle (35:8-6-4): Triple listed winner in Brisbane last March/April. Wound up strongly to finish nk 2nd (56.5) Bareena 1600m E Farm P Sullivan Hcp heavy trk June 6 then returned to Sydney for 4-3/4 len 8th (58.0) Murray’s Sun 1200m R’wick Hcp dead trk Aug 8. Formerly trained by Guy Walter. Doubt he’ll find it easy at WFA. THE CHIEFTAIN (G H Walter) 7g By Song Of Tara - Felicity Rose (30:4-3-2): Stayer being aimed at longer assignments. Sent to paddock after 10-1/4 len 8th (55.0) Lorne Dancer 2400m R’wick City Tatt’s Cup Oct 18. Always amongst tail first-up at 150-1 when 8-1/4 len 12th (54.0) Murray’s Sun 1200m R’wick Hcp dead trk Aug 8. Later. DREAMSCAPE (Ms G Waterhouse) 4h By Choisir - Faith In Dreams (6:3-0-1): High class 3yo of last season . First-up led and asserted authority scoring 1-1/4 len win (57.5) Murray’s Sun, Rangirangdoo 1200m R’wick Hcp heavy trk July 11. Fav but lost a plate and vetted after battling on for 2-3/4 len 7th (58.5) Teasing 1100m R’hill Missile Stakes dead trk Aug 1. Better suited this trip and he’s two from two at headquarters. Danger from perfect draw. O’LONHRO (M, W & J Hawkes) 4h By Lonhro - Mamzelle Pedrille (3:2-1-0): Up and comer from the Hawkes stable. Got the better of subsequent AJC Derby winner 1/2 nk win (53.5) Roman Emperor, Hashasan 1500m R’hill 3yo Rst2 heavy trk Feb 21. Firstup charged home down middle to just miss lg nk 2nd (56.0) Swift Alliance 1200m R’hill (86) dead trk Aug 1. Fitter and looks ready to take take it to another level this campaign. TRUSTING (J C Coyle) 3c By Tale Of The Cat - Legible (2:1-0-0): Lightly raced colt who kicked off career with barnstorming 2 len win (56.0) Exceed With Me, Gunner Knox 1200m C’bury 2yo C&G Mdn slow trk July 29. Had a checkered run home when 4-1/2 len 7th (53.5) Denman 1300m R’hill Run To The Rose Aug 15. Big ask taking on WFA company at only third apperance. RACE 7 1200m ZARETTI (Ms G Markwell) 7g By National Assembly - Zealous Zilla (12:5-1-4): Ultra consistent on pacer having first run since 1-1/2 len win (57.5) Life’s Too Short, Druid 1400m W Farm Rst1 Jan 21 and sht nk, 1-1/4 len 3rd (54.0) Hadaaf, Buzzy Henry 1400m R’hill Wltr Feb 7. Fitted for return with len win Marvelous Marvin, Porte Triage 800m Kembla Grange barrier trial Aug 12. Looks set for a menacing return. FESTUS HAGEN (K A Lees) 5g By Commands - Coy Cowgirl (26:4-3-2): Beaten a long way out 9-1/2 len 11th (53.0) Newport 2000m R’wick Randwick City Mar 14. Excellent first-up 1-3/4 len win (58.5) Rare Diamond, Al Mahboob 1150m RandwickKensington (81) slow trk July 22 when came from next to last on turn. Bowman sticks and should again have pace to suit here. Stays under strong notice. Doomben form continued RACE 6 continued DERRY CITY (L J Mayfield-Smith) 7g By City On A Hill - Cayna (40:5-1-7): Woeful 12-3/4 len 15th (54.0) Deacon 2200m E Farm C6 July 18. Ordinary 5-1/2 len 8th (53.0) Malandrina 2200m D’ben C6 Plt Aug 1. Hasn’t fired a shot this prep. Looking to others. EUREKA (R L Heathcote) 6g By Made Of Gold - Alcoza (8:3-1-0): Never in it after missing start 2-1/4 len 6th (58.0) Hooray Tobey 2200m Gold Coast C2 July 30. Blinkers came off and responded with 3/4 len win (56.5) Anglesea, Bold Contact 2200m Gold Coast C4 Aug 15. Rates highly dropping in weight from rail draw. VIKING EAGLE (G D Moore) 4g By Viking Ruler - Rose Beat (19:4-4-1): Improved on 1-3/4 len 4th (56.0) Camiling 2000m Wellington (72) slow trk July 27 for dominant 3-1/2 len win (54.0) Fuhriffic, Auditorium 2050m Gunnedah (67) Aug 7. Much tougher here but hard to knock winning form. BOLD DISTINCTION (W A Baker) 6g By Anabaa - Metal Of Honor (24:3-3-2): Tried hard 1-1/4 len 2nd (50.0) Malandrina 2200m D’ben C6 Plt Aug 1. Caught wide and paid the price 11-1/2 len 8th (56.0) Eureka 2200m Gold Coast C4 Aug 15. Outside alley doesn’t bode well for prospects. LANDER (Ms M Thexton) 4h By Taimazov - Hospital (8:1-2-1): Went down fighting hd 2nd (58.0) Straight Shooting 2200m Ipswich C1 Plt July 24. Cruised to lead but simply found one better 1-1/4 len 2nd (53.0) Frozone 2100m E Farm Rst1 Aug 8. Must be respected. INNOVATOR (R L Heathcote) 5g By Dehere - Mills Field (23:2-4-3): Only managed 7 len 8th (57.0) Tarrayoukyan 1500m E Farm C3 July 22. Made some ground after missing start 2-3/4 len 4th (55.5) Grand Corso 1800m Gold Coast C3 Aug 8. Not hopeless. FAMOUS FORTUNE (Ms L Paton) 4g By Telesto - Pat’s Orphan (13:2-0-1): Romped home after let-up 3-1/4 len win (54.0) Worthy, Zacs Equal 1625m Toowoomba Cushion C2 Aug 1. Came from last 5-3/4 len 6th (54.5) Mr Mayfair 1625m Toowoomba Cushion C4 Aug 15. On trial at trip but gives every indication it’s what he’s looking for. Value hope. RACE 7 1615m LEGENDARY MAN (K J Lantry) 8g By Shovhog - Fresh Feeling (43:6-8-7): Reasonable 2 len 5th (55.5) Crossthestart 2020m D’ben Open July 25. Ran home strongly hd win (57.0) Fiori, Derivative Receipt 1600m Coffs Harbour Cup dead trk Aug 6. Gets in well after claim. Rates highly. LITTLE STRANGER (M G Nolan) 7g By Dodge - Mrs. Bligh (44:8-8-7): Back to best with impressive 1-1/2 len win (56.0) Foolish, Don Vito 1625m Toowoomba Cushion Open July 25. Travelled sweetly and powered clear 1-3/4 len win (53.5) Rags To Riches, La Zeel 1630m D’ben Open Aug 1. Likes this circuit. Hard to go past. + SECRETS UNTOLD (P M Cox) 7g By Sequalo - Untold (46:8-5-5): Worried out of it 1/2 len 2nd (55.0) Pertinence 1400m Sunshine Coast Open Aug 2. Knuckled down strongly 3/4 len win (57.5) Thin And Crispy, Onalar 1500m E Farm Open Aug 12. Rates highly. IN REHEARSAL (Jason McLachlan) 7g By More Than Ready - For The Moment (41:9-76): Stopped in his tracks final stages and lost all hope 3-1/4 len 10th (57.5) Morning Colours 1350m D’ben Open July 25. Tried hard but had to give winner 3kg which proved the difference 1/2 len 2nd (57.5) Deacon 1800m E Farm Open Aug 8. Must be respected. THIN AND CRISPY (T J Hurley) 7g By Brief Truce - Vitessa (42:4-2-7): Never likely 2-3/4 len 8th (57.5) Kanetoshi King 1200m Townsville Cleveland Bay July 25. Led and fought on gamely 3/4 len 2nd (55.0) Secrets Untold 1500m E Farm Open Aug 12 prior to changing stables. Shock tactics nearly paid off last time. Right in this. ONALAR (D J Hansen) 7g By Latarmiss - Cona Belle (41:11-6-7): Didn’t do much 4-1/2 len 12th (57.5) Kanetoshi King 1200m Townsville Cleveland Bay July 25. Ran home gamely with big weight 3/4 len, 1-1/4 len 3rd (58.0) Secrets Untold, Thin And Crispy 1500m E Farm Open Aug 12. Gets some weight relief here. One of the main hopes. BUZZY HENRY (P Duff) 6g By Catbird - Cotton Bay (23:4-6-2): Got back and wide and never featured 4-1/2 len 11th (57.5) Morning Colours 1350m D’ben Open July 25. Abysmal 19-1/4 len last (53.5) Court Command 1300m E Farm Qlty Aug 12. Would need to tack on a leg after last performance. Others preferred. SAVE A BUCK (T G Hardy) 5g By Secret Savings - Royal Deed (23:7-5-3): Ran on well 1-1/4 len 2nd (55.5) Lockmar 1600m Grafton Sth Grafton Cup July 12. Ridden upside down in lead which isn’t his go and not surprisingly didn’t finish it off 2-3/4 len 7th (56.0) Legendary Man 1600m Coffs Harbour Cup dead trk Aug 6. Improved showing wouldn’t shock ridden quietly here. COSSANTE (G J Teal) 8g By Filante - Cossana (59:7-10-8): Spelled after 7-1/2 len 4th (56.0) Scuderia 1400m Mitchell Open May 2. Got lapped first up 16 len last (55.0) Attackengo 1465m Wondai Open Aug 8. Please. RACE 8 1350m BLACK MORGAN (Bruce Hill) 6g By Show A Heart - Directe Attaque (24:6-4-2): Set solid tempo and went right on with it 3 len win (54.0) Chilled, Samtheflirt 1400m E Farm C6 July 18. Went disgracefully 5-1/4 len 9th (56.5) Light Red 1350m D’ben E&G C6 Aug 1. Freshened up. Worth another chance. LIGHT RED (David Murphy) 6g By Red Ransom - By The Light (28:6-4-5): Changed stables and sent north after 13 len 7th (58.5) Mr Unforgettable 1400m Randwick-Kensington (86) heavy trk June 20. Had it run to suit and knuckled down strongly with big weight 1-3/4 len win (58.0) On The Leather, Five Ways 1350m D’ben E&G C6 Aug 1. Gets in well under this scale. Hard to go past. BANN RUBY (L D Kelly) 6g By Rubiton - Magic Sovereign (29:5-7-2): Spelled after 11-1/4 len 11th (53.0) Humma 1615m D’ben C6 Mar 28. Made ground steadily when resuming 5-1/2 len 5th (56.0) Tears’n’cheers 1200m E Farm C6 Aug 8. Step up in journey looks ideal. One of the main hopes. DAWN’S PRIDE (T A Joseph) 7g By Afleetaffair - Dawn’s Luck (36:5-3-2): Never in it 12 len 16th (53.0) Lucky Luna 1350m D’ben C6 Plt slow trk June 8. Too wet for his liking 9 len 9th (54.5) Patties Mate 1400m Sunshine Coast E&G C6 heavy trk June 27 prior to let-up. Will be running on. HEART (M G Nolan) 5g By Faltaat - Smile (20:5-3-2): Didn’t shirk task 1-1/4 len, lg hd 3rd (54.5) Michelle Cafea, Desdemona 1200m D’ben C6 July 25. Turned in a shocker 7-1/2 len 8th (54.5) Tears’n’cheers 1200m E Farm C6 Aug 8. Better than that. HEART OF THE CITI (P Duff) 5g By Show A Heart - Citichy (20:5-2-5): Every possible hope 5-1/2 len 5th (56.0) Albert The Fat 1200m D’ben Qlty Aug 1. No excuses 6-1/2 len 5th (53.5) Court Command 1300m E Farm Qlty Aug 12. Drop back in grade should help his cause. INTERMAC (K J Lantry) 6g By Intergaze - Delicate Flight (36:5-5-5): Ran on well after let-up in handy form race lg nk, hd 3rd (56.5) Dance Arena, Our Vegas Dream 1300m Scone (72) July 21. Tried hard with huge weight nk 2nd (59.0) Telebanco 1200m Coffs Harbour (67) dead trk Aug 6. Lovely weight drop after claim. Will keep them honest. TELESTO WARRIOR (M J Lakey) 5g By Telesto - Saucy Broc (18:5-2-1): Just fair 4 len 7th (55.0) Kalkie Kane 1200m E Farm Ctry Cup July 18. Back to best with lg nk win (53.5) Havayarn, Mystic Vibe 1350m D’ben E&G C4 Aug 5. Likes this trip. Rates highly. FIVE WAYS (L F Birchley) 6g By Red Ransom - Missa Brevis (27:4-4-5): Needed the run first up 6-1/4 len 9th (55.0) Embracing 1000m E Farm C6 dead trk July 8. Ran on well 1-3/4 len, lg hd 3rd (56.5) Light Red, On The Leather 1350m D’ben E&G C6 Aug 1. Better off at the weights under this scale. Right in this. FRAMOUS (Jason McLachlan) 7g By Quest For Fame - Portrait Collector (33:4-5-2): Made up ground when resuming 3 len 4th (53.0) Patties Mate 1400m Sunshine Coast E&G C6 heavy trk June 27. Never likely 9-1/2 len last (53.5) Light Red 1350m D’ben E&G C6 Aug 1. Improvement required. MYSTIC VIBE (L H Wheeler) 6g By Dolphin Street - Friendless Babe (18:4-4-2): Didn’t handle going 7 len 7th (57.0) Bringelly 1400m Gold Coast C4 slow trk Mar 14 prior to spell. Showed pace and didn’t shirk task first up lg nk, nk 3rd (52.5) Telesto Warrior, Havayarn 1350m D’ben E&G C4 Aug 5. Placed three from four here. Each way. PIT LANE (B R Guy) 5g By Van Nistelrooy - Disco Girl (22:4-2-8): Blew start and saddle slipped 40-1/2 len last (54.0) Crossthestart 1666m Ipswich Rst1-Ly dead trk June 13 prior to let-up. Finished off ok with big weight 2-1/2 len 6th (58.0) Light Red 1350m D’ben E&G C6 Aug 1. Freshened up and drops in weight. Don’t treat lightly. THORONDO (P Duff) 6g By Show A Heart - Total Whisper (25:4-2-3): Never likely first up 5-1/2 len 9th (53.5) Michelle Cafea 1200m D’ben C6 July 25. Went up and down in the one spot 6-1/4 len 6th (52.5) Topkapi Palace 1400m E Farm C6 Aug 12. Needs to lift. KENTISH ROSE (R L Heathcote) 6m By Aristotle - Zacushla (37:5-2-3): Was getting home better than anything else 1/2 len 4th (51.0) Use To Be A Dancer 1350m D’ben F&M C6 Aug 1. Got back and wide but kept running on 4-3/4 len 4th (53.5) Topkapi Palace 1400m E Farm C6 Aug 12. Worth including in multiples. JUDGE ME NOT (A E Bailey) 4g By Lonhro - Miss Guilty (9:3-2-1): Too classy when resuming 3/4 len win (58.5) Golden Bite, My Rendition 1200m Gold Coast C2 July 18. Had a bit on them 1-1/4 len win (57.0) Dubbus, Reizarb 1200m E Farm E&G C3 July 29. Placed to perfection for a G2 placegetter on the mininum weight. Can win again. KINGS ARTIST (David Murphy) 7h By King’s Theatre - Queen Of Arts (14:3-7-1): Resuming. No match 3-1/2 len 2nd (56.0) Malela 1800m E Farm Rst1 heavy trk Feb 14. Went to paddock on high note 1/2 len win (53.0) Fort ‘n’ Won, Tariki 2109m E Farm C6 Feb 28. Runner-up all three starts here and comes to hand quickly. Don’t treat lightly. KYROS (S B Lee) 5g By Snowland - It’s Not On (16:2-2-1): Put away after 2-1/2 len 7th (53.0) Sir Kingsford 1615m D’ben C6 Plt May 9. Just fair first up 3-1/2 len 8th (54.5) Light Red 1350m D’ben E&G C6 Aug 1. Should benefit from that hitout. MR ORIENT (P J Balzen) 4h By Orientate - Autumn Moments (15:2-0-3): Given let-up after 10-1/4 len 15th (53.0) Battlefield 1200m E Farm 3yo June 20. Three deep (no cover) before pressing forward and held on well 2-1/4 len 4th (53.5) Light Red 1350m D’ben E&G C6 Aug 1. Drawn the rail this time. Worth including in multiples. KHAIRESPRIT (Ms L Paton) 5m By Bel Esprit - Khairatan (14:4-2-1): No match when resuming 3 len 2nd (56.0) Red Ferments 1300m Toowoomba Cushion C4 Aug 1. Struggled after covering ground 6-1/2 len 8th (55.0) Chilled 1600m E Farm C6 Aug 8. Not keen dropping back in journey. MALELA (K R Kemp) 5m By Danske - Mazeppa (13:4-1-1): Resuming. Dreadful 6-1/4 len 5th (57.0) Beaucoup 1500m R’hill F&M Rst2 Feb 28. Looking for the paddock 6-1/2 len last (54.5) Montoux 1615m D’ben C6 slow trk Mar 14. Showed promise last campaign. Follow any positive leads from the betting ring. C Newitt S R King L Nolen D Oliver Chris Symons Nicholas Hall (a) Brent Evans (a) Craig Williams B Avdulla (a) G Boss B Mc Lean E Cassar D Dunn MONTE LEO (Vic Bates) 7g By Fusaichi Pegasus - Sunny Lane (36:10-3-3): Added to tally sht 1/2 hd win (58.5) The Invincible One, Fast Bullet 1300m Randwick-Kensington (81) slow trk July 22 then freshened when had a checkered run home 2-1/4 len 5th (59.0) Centennial Park 1300m R’hill (86) Aug 15. On a quick back-up here. Chance in multiples. BARLAGARNEY (G A Rogerson) 6g By Danehill - Sorb Apple (18:3-1-3): Resuming after a three month break. Wellington Cup winner then placed R’wick rst2 1600m event April 18. Raced keenly when 6-1/4 len 11th (57.0) I’ve Got Talent 1500m R’hill (86) dead trk May 2. With pace from wide gate when 1/2 len 4th (53.0) Obvious Choice 1600m Scone Cup May 15. Back without trialling and drawn wide but pay to monitor betting moves. DON’T TELL PAT (Anne-Marie Ruttley) 6g By Monashee Mountain - What A Twister (17:5-2-0): Resuming. Not seen in competition since 3-1/4 len 2nd (55.0) Disciplined 1100m R’hill Rst2 Feb 28 and 7-3/4 len last (53.0) Lifeboat 1200m Newcastle Open Hcp Mar 18. No public trial but expect he’ll have the work under him and he’s a 1200m specialist. Both stable and jockey firing. Watch betting moves. YOBURG (G Portelli) 5g By Johannesburg - You Jest (16:5-0-1): Driven across to lead and kept on strongly to post 1-1/2 len win (57.0) Monaro Magic, The Invincible One 1200m R’wick (75) heavy trk July 11 then again led from the wde gate but folded quickly 7-3/4 len 10th (55.5) Swift Alliance 1200m R’hill (86) dead trk Aug 1. Has the draw to figure but place best. BACI AMORE (David Payne) 4g By Rock Of Gibraltar - Coverage (17:2-1-0): Resumes. Was 4th in the H’bury Gneas then had a checkered run home in unsuitable going when 4-3/4 len 5th (54.0) Sheedy 1400m R’wick 3yo Hcp heavy trk May 23. Covered extra ground when 18 len 17th (56.0) Express Air 1600m E Farm Qld Gneas heavy trk June 6. Since finished 5th More Joyous 800m R’wick barrier trial dead trk Aug 7. Rarely figures but market watch strongly advised with this stable. EMISSARY (G H Walter) 5m By Dehere - Heart Ruler (12:3-6-0): Resumes. In usual front running role and found plenty to score 1-1/2 len win (54.5) Power To Surprise, Superreact 2200m W Farm Rst1 slow trk Feb 11 then filled same role but found one better 1-1/4 len 2nd (53.5) Common Objective 2400m R’hill (88) Feb 28. Fitted for return len 5th Mentality 900m R’hill barrier trial dead trk Aug 4. Tidy fresh stats and puts herself into the race. Bears close watching. REAL STRIKE (Kevin Moses) 8g By Real Quiet - Deanie (41:7-4-5): R’hill 1200m winner at first run for new stable then kept fresh for 6-3/4 len 4th (54.0) Dreamscape 1200m R’wick Hcp heavy trk July 11. Vetted after fading 7-1/4 len last (53.5) Testimonial 1300m R’wick Hcp heavy trk July 25. Has failed to register a place from 7 previous starts at Randwick. ALTERED BOY (C J Waller) 4g By Danehill Dancer - Floridays (17:4-4-0): Unbeaten this campaign incl runaway 6 len win (55.5) Miss Independent, Crown Seal 1200m R’wick 3yo (81) heavy trk July 25 and latest when fav 1/2 hd win (54.0) Bejewelled, Miss Marielle 1400m R’wick (91) dead trk Aug 8. Drops in class/dist after ending Bejewelled’s run last outing but he’s extremely versatile and 3kg claimer engaged to negate the extra weight. HANDSUPFORDETROIT (G M Begg) 4g By Tobougg - Halcyon Blue (6:2-2-0): Resuming. Not seen in competition since 4-1/2 len 6th (55.0) Fravashi 1400m C’field D’Urban Stakes Feb 21 and last run when raced greenly off wide gate in G1 company for 7-1/4 len 13th (56.5) Metal Bender 1600m R’wick Randwick Gneas Mar 14. Since finished 6th Phelan Ready 800m R’wick barrier trial dead trk Aug 7. Bold first-up showing anticipated. POLAWAY (J A O’Shea) 4m By Giant’s Causeway - Polar Success (9:2-1-0): Stalked the pace but swallowed up in stretch 2-3/4 len 8th (53.0) Orca 1600m R’wick Carbine Club dead trk April 11. Tipped out after 4-1/2 len 7th (54.0) Silently 1400m R’wick James H B Carr slow trk April 25. Since finished last Phelan Ready 800m R’wick barrier trial dead trk Aug 7. Has struggled here in the past. Prefer to see at this point. IVORY PEGASUS (R J Price) 4m By Fusaichi Pegasus - Red Ivory (9:2-1-0): 4-3/4 len 4th (56.0) Purple 2000m R’hill Storm Queen heavy trk April 4. 17-1/2 len 16th (56.0) Daffodil 2400m R’wick A J C Oaks dead trk April 18. Hasn’t trialled but in form hoop engaged and she’s performed well fresh in the past. Watch betting moves. JAVASEA (J B Cummings) 4h By Redoute’s Choice - Cannsea (2:1-0-0):Kicked off career with sht 1/2 hd win (55.5) Sherzando, Apache Crown 1250m C’bury 3yo C&G Rst0 heavy trk June 3 then found trouble when 17-1/4 len last (55.0) Altered Boy 1200m R’wick 3yo (81) heavy trk July 25. Switched back on with 5 len, 1-1/4 len 3rd Delago Bolt, Monte Leo 1000m Hawkesbury barrier trial dead trk Aug 10. Blue blooded 4yo with master trainer. Up in grade but he’ll appreciate a firmer race surface here. RACE 8 1200m MELITO (G A Ryan) 3f By Redoute’s Choice - Cloister (4:1-2-0): Talented filly who won Gold Magic Millions 2yo Plate then runner-up to star filly 2-1/4 len 2nd (55.5) More Joyous 1200m R’hill Reisling Stakes dead trk Mar 21 then 4-3/4 len 8th (54.5) Phelan Ready 1200m R’hill Golden Slipper heavy trk April 4. Primed for return with 4th Black Prince 820m W Farm barrier trial dead trk Aug 14. Trialled nicely and looks set for a big return. MORE JOYOUS (Ms G Waterhouse) 3f By More Than Ready - Sunday Joy (4:20-0): Powerful filly who was totally dominant in 2-1/4 len win (55.5) Melito, So Anyway 1200m R’hill Reisling Stakes dead trk Mar 21 then struggled through the going and spelled after 8-3/4 len 15th (54.5) Phelan Ready 1200m R’hill Golden Slipper heavy trk April 4. Brought to race fitness with lg hd win Rhyno Chaser, Goldam 800m R’wick barrier trial dead trk Aug 7. Commands respect. OUR JOAN OF ARC (C E Conners) 3f By Beautiful Crown - Bright Heroine (7:2-01): Quality filly who placed in the G3 Kindergarten before 4-3/4 len 4th (55.5) More Joyous 1200m R’hill Reisling Stakes dead trk Mar 21 then rested after 8-1/2 len 14th (54.5) Phelan Ready 1200m R’hill Golden Slipper heavy trk April 4. Since finished 4 len 2nd Gold Trail 820m W Farm barrier trial dead trk Aug 14. Very professional and looked forward in recent trial. Watch betting moves. KISS ME KATY (Steven O’Dea) 3f By Mull Of Kintyre - St. Covet Girl (6:4-1-1): Outstanding Qld filly who led from outset and raced away for 1-1/4 len win (55.5) Dual Chamber, Lagerphone 1200m E Farm Douglas Wadley heavy trk June 6. First Sydney assignment fav when kept on from just off the speed for len, 2-1/2 len 3rd (54.0) Shellscrape, Sniplaz 1000m R’wick San Domenico dead trk Aug 8. Each-way appeal. SO ANYWAY (J C Coyle) 3f By General Nediym - Addictive (5:1-1-2): Ran on without troubling first two 2-1/4 len, 2-1/4 len 3rd (55.5) More Joyous, Melito 1200m R’hill Reisling Stakes dead trk Mar 21. Big run at long odds in 3-1/2 len 5th (54.5) Phelan Ready 1200m R’hill Golden Slipper heavy trk April 4. Trialled twice for return, latest when finished len 4th Gold Trail 820m W Farm barrier trial dead trk Aug 14. Has a horror draw for return but looks to have matured further over the break and market watch strongly advised with this stable. SCHIPPER (J C Coyle) 3f By Elusive Quality - Victory River (3:2-0-0): Kembla 1000m mdn winner at debut then followed that up in town with 1/2 len win (56.0) Graceful Anna, Miss Mushu 1100m R’hill 2yoF Hcp heavy trk July 18. Up further in grade for 3-1/2 len 6th (54.5) Hus Der Lieften 1200m R’hill The Rosebud dead trk Aug 1. Wasn’t really suited in the Rosebud. Fitter than most and has the draw to figure. Each-way claims. SUNDAY ROSE (J B Cummings) 3f By Exceed And Excel - Moon Cha Cha (4:11-0): Silver Slipper runner-up then tipped out after 6-3/4 len 6th (55.5) More Joyous 1200m R’hill Reisling Stakes dead trk Mar 21. First-up darted through midstretch but run peaked inside 1000m and swallowed up 4-1/4 len 4th (52.0) Shellscrape 1000m R’wick San Domenico dead trk Aug 8. Quality filly who will strip trimmer from first up San Domencio fourth. Winning hope. HURTLE MYRTLE (Matthew Smith) 3f By Dane Shadow - Ravenswood (3:1-0-1): In for solid specking when handily placed then lost position but rallied well to finish lg hd, 1/2 len 3rd (54.5) Fear No Other, All Legal 1200m R’wick Inglis Classic Jan 26. First-up bounced to front then drifted back to 5th before charging through to snare breakthrough sht hd win (56.5) Little Surfer Girl, Kiss ‘n Chase 1200m C’bury 2yoF Mdn heavy trk July 29. Up sharply in class but loaded with potential and shouldnot be taken lightly. AMARANTHA (G A Rogerson) 3f By Van Nistelrooy - Palace Bound (3:0-2-1): Had outside gate when closed from midfield on bend for len 2nd (55.5) Readyor 1200m Randwick-Kensington Keith Mackay heavy trk April 13 then first-up 7-2 when again closed smartly for lg nk, lg nk 3rd (58.0) Lady Beckworth, Chordata 1100m Randwick-Kensington 3yoF Mdn slow trk Aug 5. Still a maiden but no doubting her ability and drops 4kg into this. Testing material. PREREQUISITE (David Payne) 3f By Charge Forward - Trail Of Gold (3:1-1-1): Fav when came from next to last on bend in small field for lg nk, 1-1/4 len 3rd (56.5) Chitu Ma, Kidnapped 1550m C’bury 2yo Rst1 May 12 then switched back down in distance to score breakthrough 1-3/4 len win (56.5) Devoirs, Henriette 1200m W Farm 2yoF Mdn heavy trk May 26. Since recorded 5 len win Sweet Hussy, Romany Spell 900m R’hill barrier trial dead trk Aug 4. Resumes at much stronger level but Bowman engaged and trialled sensationaly. Treat warily. DEER VALLEY (C J Waller) 3f By Lonhro - Danislew (6:2-1-0): Won Randwick 1200m midweek event in wet first-up June 30, then 2-1/4 len 5th (55.5) Winter King 1000m R’wick 2yo Hcp heavy trk July 25. Settled rearward after sluggish start then let down strongly to just miss sht nk 2nd (56.0) Gigas 1200m R’wick 3yoF (75) dead trk Aug 8. Professional filly from the Waller camp who can figure again in stronger line-up. WE BETCHA (C J Waller) 3f By Encosta De Lago - Wager (3:1-0-0): Well bred miss who won C’bury 1100m fillies event Feb 19, then was disappointed for a run when 7-3/4 len 7th (54.0) Delago Bolt 1200m Canberra Black Opal Stks Mar 8. First-up failed to get near them and vetted after 5-1/4 len 7th (57.0) Gigas 1200m R’wick 3yoF (75) dead trk Aug 8. Needs to improve on that. DANZA DOLL (David Payne) 3f By Dehere - Fuji Dancer (4:1-0-0): Was 4th Sweet Embrace here March 14, then 6-3/4 len 12th (55.5) Indian Ocean 1200m R’hill Magic Night Mar 28. Always same first-up 5 len 6th (56.5) Gigas 1200m R’wick 3yoF (75) dead trk Aug 8. Fitter but prefer to see some improvement first. MOROSI (M C Conners) 3f By Grass Wonder - Political Pet (5:2-0-0): 100-1 when overraced and well held 5-1/4 len 8th (55.5) Indian Ocean 1200m R’hill Magic Night Mar 28. Sent to Melb and had a perfect run behind the speed then kicked on for 3 len win (55.5) Fearless Babe, Royal Dalton 1400m Sandown-Lakeside 2yo Hcp dead trk April 15. Prepared for return with 3/4 len win Fairy Gumnut, Empressa 803m W Farm barrier trial (Mdn) dead trk Aug 14. Should be prominent from outset but hard to see winning. LEADING JOCKEYS Melbourne – As of August 20, 2009 Wins 4 4 3 3 3 2 2 2 2 2 2 - 2 - 1 LEADING JOCKEYS Sydney – As of August 20, 2009 Wins C W Brown G Schofield B Shinn C Munce J Bowman N Rawiller T Angland Tim Clark J Ford Tommy Berry (a) Nathan Berry (a) 9 8 4½ 4 3 3 2 2 1½ 1 1 LEADING JOCKEYS Brisbane – As of August 20, 2009 Wins S Katsidis J Byrne L V Cassidy O Turpin (a) M Hellyer (a) M Speers (a) C Reith A Pattillo M Cahill L P Rolls (a) D J Browne TAB Fixed Odds & TAB Tote Odds — The TAB now gives you more choice! 6 5 5 4 - 3 3 3 2 2 2 2 2nds 3 6 3 3 5 3 1½ - 4 2 2 2 3rds 7½ 3 3 1 1 4 3½ 1 - + 2nds 4 5 - 6 3 2 1 7 1 1 2 1 3rds 7 7 3 5 3 4 1 1 2 1 2nds 1 1 4 3 1 4½ 2 2 1 1 4 3rds 5 1 4 4 3 2 2 1 3 3 - - 1 heraldsun.com.au FB123 C M Y K DHS 22-AUG-2009 PAGE 50 FIRST
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