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Herald Sun Form Guide : November 6th 2009
60 Herald Sun, Friday, November 6, 2009 heraldsun.com.au + + + + FB123 C M Y K DHS 6-NOV-2009 PAGE 60 FIRST 6 Prof C O'Brien AO 4.02 1100m $70,000 3yo & up Benchmark 85. Apprentices can claim. 1 s689s MY VEGAS, 4 (dw) N Berry (a2) 58.5 7.00 2 120s3 GRAND RHUMBA, 8 (dw) G Buckley 57.5 5.00 3 0109s DORF COMMAND, 9 (d) T Bell (a2) 57 8.00 4 91140 SECTAGONAL, 10 (dw) M Beadman (a2) 57 13.00 5 26s86 BACK ON TOP, 6 (d) T Jones 56.5 16.00 6 68598 MUSTARD, 12 (tcdw) R Quinn 56 17.00 7 1047s VISA LISA, 5 (tw) N Callow 56 11.00 8 s216s SKYTRAIN, 2 (wb) J Parr 54.5 ★3.00 9 s9401 ABBACINA, 7 (dw) B Spriggs (a3) 54 16.00 10 s2314 ERIPSNI, 1 (db) T Berry (a2) 53 16.00 11 2596s BEAU SECRET, 3 (dwb) J Ford 53 26.00 12 40422 CORTINA GAL, 13 (wb) Scratched 53 --- 13 1040s STARRING TO WIN, 11 (ch) Tim Clark 53 7.00 SKYTRAIN 1, Grand Rhumba 2, Dorf Command 3, My Vegas 4 MY VEGAS (G Portelli) 6h By Royal Academy - Smytzer's Century (12:3- 3-0): Run off his legs early but worked home well for 4-3/4 len 8th (58.5) Olonana 1000m R'wick Challenge Stks Mar 14. Sent to the paddock after disappointing in 6-1/2 len 9th (53.0) The Jackal 1100m R'hill Star Kingdom dead trk Mar 21. Hit the line well under a hold for sht 1/2 hd win Dorf Com- mand, Donnas Honour 805m W Farm barrier trial Oct 16. First-up. Normally fires when fresh and has trialled impressively leading into this. Has to carry the big weight but looms as a major player. GRAND RHUMBA (N J Olive) 5g By Rhythm - Grand Ovation (27:10-3-2): COuldn't go a yard in the heavy conditions 9-1/2 len 11th (53.0) Strat's Flyer 1200m Gosford Takeover Target heavy trk June 24. Held up in the straight but worked home strongly once clear for 1/2 len, 3/4 len 3rd (55.0) Ego's Dare, Em- pire Place 1100m R'hill (Bm90) Oct 24. Didn't have much luck when resuming at Rosehill last start. Second-up record isn't flash but he should be in the mix. DORF COMMAND (C E Conners) 4m By Commands - Mezdorf (17:5-3-1): Thrown in the deep but wasn't beaten far 4-1/4 len 14th (55.5) Russeting 1400m E Farm Winter Stakes June 20. Didn't finish off on the wet track 16- 1/2 len 9th (54.0) Za Magic 1600m Sunshine Coast Sunshine Gneas heavy trk June 27. Given easy time in sht 1/2 hd 2nd My Vegas 805m W Farm barrier trial Oct 16. First-up. Classy mare who was racing well through the Brisbane Winter Carnival. Fires when fresh. Include amongst the better chances. SECTAGONAL (B D Bellamy) 8g By Octagonal - Lady Secola (53:11-8-6): Sat outside the leader but was overpowered late for 1-3/4 len 4th (53.5) Forestreno 1020m D'ben Open Hcp Sept 26. Sent around at big odds and was never a win- ning hope 7-1/4 len 10th (52.0) Burdekin Blues 1000m E Farm Open Hcp Oct 17. Comes to Sydney after comes honest runs in Brisbane. Boasts an impres- sive record over this trip but is right up in the weights. Prefer others. BACK ON TOP (M Caltabiano) 4g By Shagny - Halloween Mist (14:3-5-1): Sat just off the pace but couldn't let down in the straight 6-1/4 len 8th (56.0) Lucky Leak 1200m C'bury Rst1 Sept 30. Went too hard in front and was found wanting late 5-1/4 len 6th (55.0) Lucky Leak 1200m R'wick (Bm85) Oct 17. Stakes-placed last preparation but he hasn't shown much this prep. Nearing his peak now but prefer to wait until he shows more. MUSTARD (J C McNair) 12g By Vettori - Altezza (96:15-11-12): Settled near the tail and only passed a couple late for 3-1/4 len 9th (56.5) Beyond Expec- tation 1200m R'hill (86) Sept 19. Ran home well without threatening 3 len 8th (54.0) Ego's Dare 1100m R'hill (Bm90) Oct 24. Rarely far away but hasn't won for over two years. Prepared to take him on. VISA LISA (K A Lees) 5m By Redoute's Choice - Bridie Jo (21:5-5-1): Wouldn't settle and was overpowered late for 1/2 len 4th (55.0) Limani 1300m R'hill F&M Hcp-91 heavy trk June 27. Sent for a break after ordinary 4-1/2 len 7th (55.5) Bejewelled 1200m R'wick F&M Hcp heavy trk July 25. Primed for this with lg nk, 3/4 len 3rd Hundred Watt, Tiber 900m Gosford barrier trial dead trk Oct 30. First-up. Yet to miss a place from four first-up runs. Fitter for two trials and has won two races on this track. In the mix. SKYTRAIN (Peter Snowden) 4g By Lonhro - Que Sera Sera (4:2-1-0): Sat behind the leaders and raced clear to record dominant 1-3/4 len win (58.0) Sainthood, Empire Place 1200m R'hill 3yo C&G Hcp-76 heavy trk June 27. Drifted in betting and was safely held for 4-1/4 len 6th (59.0) Vintedge 1400m R'hill 3yo (81) heavy trk July 18. Wasn't extended in 6th Millennium Express 900m R'hill barrier trial dead trk Oct 30. First-up. Promising Lonhro gelding from the Snowden yard. ABBACINA (K A Lees) 6g By Magic Albert - Great Temptation (23:4-4-5): Didn't show much when 8-3/4 len 10th (54.5) Sophistication 1400m W Farm (81) Sept 22, then dropped in grade and proved a class above his rivals lg hd win (54.5) Bal- lymorrough, Fabella 900m Newcastle (Bm77) Oct 17. Won well at Newcastle last start but this is a much tougher assignment. Entitled to go around at big odds. ERIPSNI (Ms J Graham) 5m By Marechal - Lavagedjas (13:5-2-1): Found the front and kept kicking on to record 1-1/4 len win (53.0) Guissepino, One Eyed 1110m D'ben Rst0 Hcp Aug 29. Stepped up in grade but measured up for 3/4 len 4th (54.0) Blue Jupiter 1200m E Farm C6 Sept 12. Let-up. Port Macquarie galloper who comes to Sydney after a successful trip to Brisbane. Goes forward and makes her own luck. Don't underestimate. BEAU SECRET (R J Price) 6g By Secret Savings - Pearl Mane (31:6-7-4): Didn't have much luck but was well held for 3-3/4 len 9th (54.0) The Take 1100m R'hill (91) heavy trk July 18. Sent for a well earned break and battling away for 1-3/4 len 6th (57.5) Queen And Country 1000m W Farm (81) slow trk July 31. First-up. Capable on his day and normally races best early in his prep but his best form is on wet tracks. Likely to struggle if dry. CORTINA GAL (David Payne) 3f By Flying Spur - Certain (7:2-2-0): Began well and took up the running but was run down by a smart filly len 2nd (56.5) Sister Madly 1200m R'hill 3yoF (79) Sept 12. Sent around as a hot favourite but found one too strong again 1/2 hd 2nd (57.0) My Cookie Monster 1100m W Farm 3yoF Rst0 Sept 22. Let-up. Speedy filly from the in form David Payne stable. Both wins have been over 1000m but she is in this with the light weight. STARRING TO WIN (J A O'Shea) 5g By Stravinsky - Musical Note (6:2-0-0): Worked to the line well for 1-1/2 len 4th (54.5) Allaboutus 1250m C'bury (86) May 16. Spelled after struggling home for 7-1/2 len 14th (54.0) Comepsa 1200m R'hill (86) dead trk June 13. Will take improvement out of nk, 4-1/4 len 3rd Walking Or Dancing, Vardon Flyer 1050m R'wick barrier trial Oct 23. First-up. Won his only start over this trip and has won when first-up in the past but looks a level below these at this stage. 7 Star City Handicap 4.45 1400m $70,000 Benchmark 90. Apprentices can claim. 1 5290s BRAVE LANCER, 7 (tw) N Berry (a2) 59 51.00 2 6s6s0 SPURUSON, 4 R Brewer 58 17.00 3 00020 EMPERATOR, 5 (cdwh) A Hyeronimus (a3) 57.5 9.00 4 166s4 PARFUMIER, 11 (dwhn) K Nestor (a3) 57.5 6.00 5 60s78 TIBER, 1 (d) R Quinn 57 15.00 6 1810s TOGNI, 3 (w) J Parr 57 8.00 7 43s20 VINTAGE ROCK, 2 (d) G Buckley 55.5 13.00 8 3311s VINTEDGE, 8 (tdw) M Beadman (a2) 55 7.00 9 s2471 HUSSENOR, 12 T Berry (a2) 53 4.60 10 1112s HERCULIAN PRINCE, 9 (dbh) Ms K O'Hara 53 ★4.00 11 1543s PINATAS, 10 (dwb) P Robl 53 8.00 12 760s3 BIG SAI WAN, 6 (h) C Agnew 53 21.00 HERCULIAN PRINCE 1, Hussenor 2, Parfumier 3, Togni 4 BRAVE LANCER (S Farley) 9g By Bahhare - Fine Talk (46:10-5-3): Settled back after jumping awkwardly and only passed a couple for 2-3/4 len 9th (52.5) Divine Rebel 2600m R'wick Chairman's Hcp dead trk April 11. Sent to the pad- dock after struggling home 23-1/2 len 14th (51.0) Ista Kareem 3200m R'wick Sydney Cup slow trk April 25. Prepared for this with 4-3/4 len last Hundred Watt 900m Gosford barrier trial dead trk Oct 30. First-up. Honest old cam- paigner who isn't known for his fresh performances. Will need more time. SPURUSON (R E Ollerton) 8g By Flying Spur - Tamari (37:6-7-5): Beaten for speed early but was strong to the line for 4-1/4 len 6th (58.5) Flushing Meadows 1000m Scone Qlty May 15. Settled back again and was never in the hunt 5-3/4 len last (58.5) Ego's Dare 1100m R'hill (Bm90) Oct 24. Has been run off his legs in his last two starts. Strips fitter now and should improve over this trip but place is preferred. EMPERATOR (G A Rogerson) 5g By Redoute's Choice - Zamsong (20:4-5- 0): Sat outside the leader and was only caught late for nk 2nd (54.0) Cen- tennial Park 1400m R'hill Hcp slow trk Oct 10. Pushed forward after being caught wide early and was found wanting in the straight for 4-1/2 len 10th (54.5) Innings 1400m R'hill Hcp Oct 24. Nosed out by Centennial Park two starts back and that galloper won at Flemington on Derby Day. Forgive his last start failure. Rate highly. PARFUMIER (P & W Webster) 7g By Belong To Me - Patou (36:6-4-2): Ap- peared to have his chance in the run but couldn't let down on the heavy track when 5-1/4 len 6th (53.0) Strat's Flyer 1500m R'hill Winter Stakes heavy trk July 18. Loomed up at the 100m but condition gave out when resuming with 2-1/4 len 4th (54.0) Innings 1400m R'hill Hcp Oct 24. Ran a big race when resuming in tougher grade last start. Up in the weights now but he looks to have come back in good order. Should be fighting out the finish. TIBER (J C McNair) 10g By Titus Livius - Exciting (53:6-11-4): Had a couple of things go against when having first Australian start in 2-1/4 len 7th (58.0) Jest Crewsin' 900m Newcastle Open Hcp Sept 16. Enjoyed a nice trail but only whacked away for 3-1/2 len 8th (59.0) Ego's Dare 1200m R'wick (91) Sept 26. Kept ticking over with lg nk 2nd Hundred Watt 900m Gosford barrier trial dead trk Oct 30. Former Group One winner in Hong Kong who hasn't been disgraced in his two Australian starts. Reaching his peak now. Reluctant to rule out. TOGNI (Peter Snowden) 5g By Giant's Causeway - Florilegio (16:5-3-3): Allowed to dictate in front and fought on gamely for score sht hd win (56.5) Centre Arena, Cullen Castle 1500m R'hill Rst2 heavy trk June 27. Pulled hard during race and didn't finish off 16-3/4 len 10th (53.5) Gergis 1600m R'wick Hcp heavy trk July 11. Will take benefit out of 7th Magic Weekend 900m R'hill barrier trial dead trk Oct 30. First-up. Fires when fresh and handles all conditions. Given an easy trial leading into this. Keep safe. VINTAGE ROCK (Ms B Joseph) 6m By Thunder Gulch - Rock Review (25:6- 7-2): Resumed from lengthy break with game lg hd 2nd (58.0) Fast Bullet 1200m Canberra Open Hcp Sept 18. Sent to town and appeared to have her chance but was outclassed 6-1/2 len last (53.0) Innings 1400m R'hill Hcp Oct 24. Will find this assignment easier and she is nearing her peak. Worth including in the exotics. VINTEDGE (C J Waller) 4m By Flying Spur - Alternative Edge (13:4-2-4): Sat outside the leader and dashed clear to record 3/4 len win (55.5) Altier, Tollemache 1600m R'wick 3yo (80) heavy trk July 11. Had all the favours in the run and proved far too good for her rivals 3-1/4 len win (55.0) Romany Star, Cheap Thrills 1400m R'hill 3yo (81) heavy trk July 18. Wasn't extended in 5th Rabbuka 1050m R'wick barrier trial Oct 23. First-up. Normally takes a run and best runs have come on wet tracks but she is too honest to rule out. HUSSENOR (Matthew Smith) 5g By Hussonet - Senorita Lucy (10:3-3-1): Couldn't get in from the wide alley but put up a big performance for 1-3/4 len 7th (56.0) Conquering Queen 1100m R'hill (Bm80) slow trk Oct 10. Rid- den a treat and swept past his rivals to post 1-3/4 len win (56.5) Gangitano, Danedarra 1200m C'bury (Bm75) Oct 21. Looked a good thing beaten at Rosehill two starts back then proved too strong for the promising Gangitano last start. Leading contender. HERCULIAN PRINCE (Ms G Waterhouse) 4g By Yamanin Vital - Sea Island (6:3-2-0): Toyed with his rivals when 1-3/4 len win (56.0) Our Cannavaro, El Torro 1600m Ellerslie (80) Mar 28. Switched stables after fighting on well for 2-1/2 len 2nd (54.5) Our Cannavaro 1600m Tauranga Spec Cond (90) dead trk April 18. Showed pace and kicked on strongly for 1/2 nk win Lighthorse- man, Relentless Lad 1200m R'wick barrier trial Oct 23. Former Kiwi making his debut for the Waterhouse stable. Has looked the goods in two recent trials. Wary. PINATAS (Peter Snowden) 4g By Commands - Navidad (9:3-0-1): Found the front but couldn't finish off 2 len 4th (55.5) Apparitions 1500m R'hill 3yo Rst2 dead trk June 13. Ridden more patiently and showed signs of improve- ment 2 len, 2-3/4 len 3rd (54.5) Bay Window, Elmsford 1550m C'bury Rst1 heavy trk June 25. Prepared for return with 7th Smart Punch 805m W Farm barrier trial Oct 16. First-up. Capable of running a cheeky race when fresh but would need a wet track to figure here. BIG SAI WAN (A J Cummings) 4g By Flying Spur - Dance Baby Dance (9:1-0-1): Put away after lacklustre 12-1/4 len last (53.5) Mr Edison 1900m C'bury 3yo (75) May 12. Dropped in grade and showing improvement when resuming in 1/2 len, 3/4 len 3rd (55.0) Opendor, Kaunda 1350m Wyong C1 Oct 15. Freshened. Sound effort in much easier grade at Wyong last start but he looks tested here. 8 TAB Number 1 Club 5.26 1200m $70,000 3yo & up F&M Benchmark 80. Apprentices can claim. 1 12s82 JERSEY LILY, 2 (h) 58.5 ★4.60 2 7975s LIESERL, 10 (dwh) J Quinnell (a2) 58 8.00 3 3262s MISS INDEPENDENT, 1 (cdw) M Beadman (a2) 57.5 7.00 4 2117s APPARITIONS, 12 (dw) T Bell (a3) 56 11.00 5 3181s MICHELIN STAR, 15 (w) Ms K O'Hara 56 15.00 6 0049s PALACIO DE CRISTAL, 6 (h) N Callow 56 13.00 7 s1876 SARTHEMARE, 11 (d) J Ford 56 13.00 8 15s57 ALTITUDE, 7 (w) J Parr 55.5 11.00 9 8s211 MONDIAL DAME, 3 (d) M Bell 55.5 13.00 10 184s5 GRAGER, 9 G Buckley 54 9.00 11 3105s MODERNA, 4 (w) N Berry (a2) 53.5 31.00 12 4s521 PEACE ACADEMY, 13 (h) T Berry (a2) 53.5 17.00 13 67213 DANZA DOLL, 14 (b) Scratched 53 --- 14 35313 FASHION STATEMENT, 5 (bh) B Spriggs (a3) 53 9.00 15 205s2 LOGAN'S CHOICE, 8 P Robl 53 17.00 16 s4253 QUEEN ESPRIT, 16 C Agnew 53 15.00 MISS INDEPENDENT 1, Jersey Lily 2, Lieserl 3, Fashion Statement 4 JERSEY LILY (L J Bridge) 4m By Catbird - Smytzer's Roylani (9:1-4-2): Had no luck at a crucial stage when resuming in 5-1/2 len 8th (54.0) Madame Pedrille 1200m R'wick The Nivison Sept 26. Looked the winner at the 100m but was run down by a smart mare late lg nk 2nd (53.0) Beaded 1200m R'hill F&M (Bm90) slow trk Oct 10. Lightly raced mare who had no luck when resuming behind Madame Pedrille then beat all bar Beaded last start. Up in the weights but looms as a major player. LIESERL (Kevin Moses) 5m By Magic Albert - Sri Lanka (13:2-0-2): Settled near last and only passed a couple late for 3 len 7th (54.0) Kylie 1200m R'wick F&M Rst2 Nov 8. Blundered near 200m and suffered injury during 3 len 5th (54.0) Mr Incredible 1200m R'wick Rst2 Nov 22. Prepared for return with 5th Vardon Flyer 805m W Farm barrier trial Oct 16. First-up. Hasn't been seen in just under a year. Showed promise early in her career but prefer to wait and see. MISS INDEPENDENT (C J Waller) 4m By Choisir - Bomba (15:2-4-3): Not sure she appreciated the wet conditions in 2-1/2 len 6th (56.0) Swift Alliance 1200m R'wick 3yo (81) heavy trk July 11. Spelled after having a couple of things go against during 6 len 2nd (55.5) Altered Boy 1200m R'wick 3yo (81) heavy trk July 25. Sprinted home well for 1/2 nk 2nd Magic Weekend 900m R'hill barrier trial dead trk Oct 30. First-up. Better suited over slightly further but her recent trial indicates she has come back in good order. Keep safe. APPARITIONS (C E Conners) 4m By Bel Esprit - Stormy Petrel (10:3-1- 2): Steamed home to record dominant 1-1/4 len win (54.0) Stifle, Fusakeo 1500m R'hill 3yo Rst2 dead trk June 13. Sent to Queensland but had come to the end of her prep 12-3/4 len 7th (54.0) Za Magic 1600m Sunshine Coast Sunshine Gneas heavy trk June 27. Looked the goods when recording 1/2 len win Mondial Dame, Ithinkso 805m W Farm barrier trial Oct 16. First-up. Went through her grades nicely last preparation. Comes to hand quickly and is prove over this trip. Hard to fault. MICHELIN STAR (Joseph Pride) 5m By Beautiful Crown - Stolen Dreams (18:3-1-2): Pushed forward but was found wanting when the pressure went on 7-1/4 len 8th (52.5) Very Grand 1500m R'hill M (88) heavy trk May 30. Had her own way in front and kicked away for len win (58.5) Bellevent, Pan- derelle 1400m W Farm M Hcp-75 heavy trk June 17. Will take improvement out of 4th Rabbuka 1050m R'wick barrier trial Oct 23. First-up. Has to over- come the wide gate and first-up record doesn't excite. Prefer others. PALACIO DE CRISTAL (G M Begg) 4m By Encosta De Lago - Crystal Pal- ace (12:2-1-0): Held up in the straight but continued to hit the line well for 3-3/4 len 4th (56.0) Princess Pulse 1800m M'ville Auraria Stks slow trk May 2. Specked in betting but was never a factor 10-1/2 len last (53.0) Serious Speed 1600m M'ville R A Lee Stakes dead trk May 9. Improved by 6th Vardon Flyer 805m W Farm barrier trial Oct 16. First-up. Was going along nicely early in the Autumn but wet tracks bought about her undoing. Wouldn't be shocked to see her run a cheeky race if the track stays dry. SARTHEMARE (D A Williams) 4m By Street Cry - City Liffey (15:2-1-2): Sent around at big odds and only battled for 3 len 7th (55.5) Beyond Ex- pectation 1200m R'hill (86) Sept 19. Landed in the box-seat but couldn't let down 6-1/2 len 6th (55.0) Street Lover 1400m R'wick F&M (Bm80) Oct 17. Struggling for form of late. Prefer to see in something easier. ALTITUDE (Peter Snowden) 4m By Danzero - Highest (14:2-3-1): No ex- cuses when resuming with 1-3/4 len 5th (55.5) Danza Doll 1100m C'bury F&M Hcp-75 Sept 30. Settled midfield and never looked likely 2-1/2 len 7th (51.0) Ego's Dare 1100m R'hill (Bm90) Oct 24. Has a fitness edge on some of these and is in leading yard. Don't underestimate. MONDIAL DAME (Mark De Montfort) 4m By Honours List - Dancehall Dame (8:3-1-0): Caught wide but proved a class above her rivals in len win (54.5) Mignard, Admirah Belle 1200m Kembla Grange C2 Sept 19. Just got there to score nk win (58.0) Restore The Crown, Dreamy 1200m Kembla Grange C2 Oct 24. Goes forward and makes her own luck. Drawn ideally and boasts an impressive record over this trip. In the mix. GRAGER (G A Ryan) 4m By Kalanisi - Cherine (14:2-3-2): Spelled after box- ing on gamely for 1-3/4 len 4th (51.0) Yaqubi 1500m R'hill 3yo (88) heavy trk May 30. Left flat footed but wound up late 3-1/2 len 5th (51.0) Beaded 1200m R'hill F&M (Bm85) Oct 24. Looks to have come back in good order. Drawn a touch awkwardly and is better suited over further but she is worth including in the exotics. MODERNA (P J McGregor) 5m By Arena - Miss Superb (23:3-2-3): Won well at Randwick-Kensington but was no match for some classy stayer 7-1/2 len 10th (53.0) Castle Heights 2350m Grafton Grafton Cup July 16. Spelled after working home for 2-1/4 len 5th (55.0) Verrekeen 2400m W Farm (71) slow trk July 31. First-up. Will find these too sharp for her over the 1200m. PEACE ACADEMY (J A O'Shea) 4m By Royal Academy - Ravenswood (7:1- 3-0): Strong to the line but found one too strong lg nk 2nd (57.5) Kaunda 1200m Wyong Mdn Oct 1. Weaved through the field to break maiden in im- pressive style 3/4 len win (51.5) Logan's Choice, Danza Doll 1100m C'bury F&M (Bm75) Oct 21. Above average mare who is up to winning in Saturday grade. Drawn wide and is working including with the light weight. DANZA DOLL (David Payne) 3f By Dehere - Fuji Dancer (8:2-1-1): Led them up and kicked away on the turn to score 1/2 len win (54.0) Apollo's Pride, De Prima Ballerina 1100m C'bury F&M Hcp-75 Sept 30. Ridden more patiently from the wide alley for 3/4 len, 1-1/4 len 3rd (54.5) Peace Academy, Logan's Choice 1100m C'bury F&M (Bm75) Oct 21. Speedy filly who is racing well of late but not sure she runs out a strong 1200m. Prepared to risk. FASHION STATEMENT (Kevin Moses) 4m By Noverre - Twiggy (11:2-1-3): Received the run of the race and pulled clear from her rivals to score 2-3/4 len win (57.0) Princess Obey, Arabian Princess 1400m Newcastle F&M (65) Sept 26. Boxed on well without threatening for 3/4 len, 2-1/4 len 3rd (51.0) Street Lover, De Lightning Ridge 1400m R'wick F&M (Bm80) Oct 17. Rarely far away and has drawn perfectly. Makes each way appeal. LOGAN'S CHOICE (Ms B Joseph) 4m By Redoute's Choice - De Souba (7:1-3-0): Thrown in the deep end and wasn't disgraced 7-1/4 len 5th (53.5) Miss Darcey 2000m R'wick Adrian Knox dead trk April 11. Forced to race three wide but fought on well when resuming in 3/4 len 2nd (54.0) Peace Academy 1100m C'bury F&M (Bm75) Oct 21. Put up a big performance after racing wide when resuming at Canterbury last start. Tougher here but she looks promising. Go close. QUEEN ESPRIT (M C Conners) 4m By Bel Esprit - Say Good Morning (19:3- 2-3): Blundered at start and couldn't improve 4-1/4 len 5th (53.0) Maybe I 1300m W Farm F&M Rst1 Sept 22. Improved at odds when 1-3/4 len, lg hd 3rd (53.0) Beaded, Indirect 1200m R'hill F&M (Bm85) Oct 24. Wasn't beaten far by Beaded last start. That form reads well. Cannot be easily dismissed. Q2 Q3 Q4 1 Sharp Handicap 12.20 1800m $70,000 3yo Benchmark 70. Apprentices can claim. 1 s1261 REGAL BANTER, 3 (w) J Ford 58 3.50 2 21594 BANDAR, 4 (bh) N Callow 57 ★2.80 3 13 DEVILS ARCADE, 1 (h) B Avdulla (a2) 53.5 4.20 4 02344 SMART LADY, 6 (b) T Bell (a3) 53 5.00 5 5821 SHADOW MINISTER, 2 N Berry (a2) 53 13.00 6 05935 TREBBIANO, 5 M Beadman (a2) 53 9.00 DEVILS ARCADE 1, Bandar 2, Regal Banter 3, Shadow Minister 4 REGAL BANTER (G A Ryan) 3g (7:2-1-1): 5-1/2 len 6th 53 All Legal 51 1600m R'wick 3yo (Bm78) Oct 17. 1/2 nk win 57 Getaway Plan 54.5, Devils Arcade 54.5 1550m C'bury 3yo (Bm68) slow trk Oct 28. BANDAR (G A Rogerson) 3c (7:1-1-1): 10-1/2 len 9th 56.5 Monaco Consul 56.5 2000m R'wick Spring Champion heavy trk Oct 3. 3-1/2 len 4th 53.5 All Legal 51 1600m R'wick 3yo (Bm78) Oct 17. DEVILS ARCADE (Ms G Waterhouse) 3f (2:1-0-1): 1/2 len win 53.5 Arabica 53.5, Merci Grand 53.5 1300m Newcastle Mdn Plate Sept 26. (Tightened for room.) 1/2 nk lg nk 3rd 53.5 Regal Banter 57, Getaway Plan 57 1550m C'bury 3yo (Bm68) slow trk Oct 28. SMART LADY (David Payne) 3f (10:0-1-3): 1-3/4 len 4th 53.5 Ironstein 56 1550m C'bury 3yo+ Mdn Plate Oct 21. 2-1/4 len 4th 53.5 The Guvnor 55 1900m C'bury 3yo+ Mdn Plate dead trk Oct 28. SHADOW MINISTER (G K White) 3f (4:1-1-0): sht 1/2 hd 2nd 51.5 Miss Hinze 53.5 1500m Hawkesbury Mdn Plate slow trk Oct 11. len win 52 Bidthe- mobgooday 54.5, Pippindell 54.5 2000m Hawkesbury Mdn Oct 22. (Hung out during race.) TREBBIANO (G A Ryan) 3c (7:0-1-1): 6-3/4 len 1-1/4 len 3rd 53.5 Scouting Wide 58, Savsbelle 58 1800m Randwick-Kensington 3yo+ Mdn Plate dead trk Oct 14. 2-3/4 len 5th 55.5 The Guvnor 55 1900m C'bury 3yo+ Mdn Plate dead trk Oct 28. 2 Sydney City Toyota 12.57 1000m $70,000 2yo. Apprentices can claim. 1 TRAVALDO, 9 M Bell 57 6.00 2 EBONY MOON, 5 Ms K O'Hara 55 13.00 3 EXTRA CELESTIAL, 4 (h) T Clark 55 7.00 4 IRON LACE, 1 C Agnew 55 9.00 5 LOTUS FLOWER, 8 Ms J Whipp (a3) 55 9.00 6 OBSEQUIOUS, 3 J Parr 55 ★3.00 7 PACIFIC SWIRL, 6 J Penza 55 6.00 8 SIX OPINIONS, 10 (h) J Innes 55 11.00 9 STAR LASS, 2 B Avdulla (a2) 55 11.00 10 THE PISTOL STAR, 7 G Buckley 55 15.00 OBSEQUIOUS 1, Extra Celestial 2, Star Lass 3, Pacific Swirl 4 TRAVALDO (Mark De Montfort) 2g: First start. By Mossman - Screen Jester. Indicated ability in nk 2nd Kings And Jacks 800m W Farm barrier trial (Mdn) Oct 16. Purchased for $38,000. Dam won two races from 900m to 1100m and has produced two winners from three foals to race. Use betting as a guide. EBONY MOON (T Sergi) 2f: First start. By Domesday - Kendall Cristi. Showed talent when hd 2nd Over Vigilant 900m Queanbeyan barrier trial (Mdn) Oct 31. First foal to hit the track from unraced dam. Beaten in a Quean- beyan trial leading into this. May find a couple of these too strong. EXTRA CELESTIAL (A J Cummings) 2f: First start. By Danehill Dancer - Ex- tra Terrestial. Prepared for debut with 1/2 hd, len 3rd Monolith Miss, Always Loyal 900m Gosford barrier trial (Mdn) dead trk Oct 30. Dam was a winner and is a half-sister to G1 winners Outback Prince and Hotel Grand. Likely to be better with more time but shouldn't be underestimated. IRON LACE (J Denham) 2f: First start. By Encosta De Lago - Orderly. Didn't show much in 7th Chinkara Dancer 900m R'hill barrier trial (Mdn) dead trk Oct 30. Fetched $350,000 at the sales. Dam has produced talented sprinter Disci- plined and is a full-sister to G1 winner Excellerator. Keep an eye on betting. LOTUS FLOWER (R S Englebrecht) 2f: First start. By Conatus - Cornish Miss. Primed for debut with sht nk, 1-3/4 len 3rd Divorces, Snip 'n' Paste 800m W Farm barrier trial (Mdn) Oct 16. Dam is a half-sister to stakes- winner Heaps Of Fun and both her foals to race are winners. Showed enough in her trial. Keep in mind. OBSEQUIOUS (Peter Snowden) 2f: First start. By Lonhro - Sycophant. Will take improvement out of 4th Pacific Swirl 900m R'hill barrier trial (Mdn) dead trk Oct 30. Dam was a winner over 1000m and is a half-sister to G3 placed filly Sydney Owner. Sires progeny are firing and she is in very good hands. Bears close watching. PACIFIC SWIRL (David Payne) 2f: First start. By Catbird - Days Like This. Looked the goods in hd win Casula Gal, Smash Hit 900m R'hill barrier trial (Mdn) dead trk Oct 30. Dam's only win came over 2000m and she is a half- sister to New Zealand Oaks winner Domino. Likely to need more time. SIX OPINIONS (Craig Carmody) 2f: First start. By Royal Academy - Tears Roll Down. Worked home for len, 2-1/4 len 3rd Mill Rock, M'lady Pedrille 745m R'wick barrier trial (Mdn) Oct 23. Cost $40,000. First foal to race from dam who was a winner over 1400m and is a half-sister to Dual G1 winner Ball Park. Follow market moves. STAR LASS (David Payne) 2f: First start. By Johannesburg - Zerostar. Rid- den out for 6th Pacific Swirl 900m R'hill barrier trial (Mdn) dead trk Oct 30. Bought for $40,000. Dam won two races from 1000m to 1200m. Her only foal to race is a maiden. Prefer to wait and see. THE PISTOL STAR (Richard Clarke) 2f: First start. By Snippetson - Rigel Kent. Sprinted clear for solid sht 1/2 hd win Lago Than Life, Thesmilingas- sassin 800m Goulburn barrier trial (Mdn) heavy trk Oct 16. Picked up for $19,000. First foal to race from dam who was placed. Trialled well in the country. Betting further guide. 3 Jim Beam Handicap 1.43 2000m $70,000 3yo & up Benchmark 81. Apprentices can claim. 1 143s7 BRIGHT MIND, 6 (tdw) J Penza 58 7.00 2 00540 DOTHIS DOTHAT, 3 (tw) J Ford 57.5 8.00 3 34516 WITH ICE, 2 (cdw) Ms K O'Hara 55.5 5.00 4 53131 BLACKBRIAR, 4 (w) T Bell (a3) 55 4.00 5 s4662 NANDA KOT, 1 (n) J Parr 55 ★3.00 6 s6951 ARISTOCRATICO, 7 (w) N Berry (a2) 54.5 6.00 7 65s64 ARCHOVER, 5 (tdw) G Buckley 53 11.00 NANDA KOT 1, Blackbriar 2, With Ice 3, Bright Mind 4 BRIGHT MIND (C J Waller) 6g By Zamindar - Bright Spells (19:5-2-2): Couldn't reel in some above average stayers when 7-1/4 len, hd 3rd (56.0) Mr Clangtastic, Toulon Bay 2400m R'wick (91) heavy trk July 25. Worked home from the tail for 4-1/4 len 7th (56.5) Barlagarney 1800m R'hill (Bm85) Oct 24. Hit the line when resuming at Rosehill last start. He can be ridden a touch closer over this trip. Leading contender. DOTHIS DOTHAT (W P Cave) 7g By Commands - Laydown Misere (31:5-4- 4): Sat outside the leader and fought on gamely 2-1/2 len 4th (55.0) Sophis- tication 1500m R'hill (Bm85) slow trk Oct 10. Caught three and four wide and struggled home for 9-1/4 len 11th (54.5) Barlagarney 1800m R'hill (Bm85) Oct 24. Fought on bravely two starts back and then had a torrid run last start. Should get a softer run here and fight out the finish. WITH ICE (T Sergi) 5m By Snowland - Sandy's Pleasure (32:6-5-5): Stalked leader and raced well clear for dominant 2-1/4 len win (55.0) Our Vegas Dream, Our Mr Lord 1600m W Farm Hcp heavy trk Oct 5. Peeled out to make her run at the 500m but found a couple too strong 2 len 6th (54.0) Barlagar- ney 1800m R'hill (Bm85) Oct 24. Boasts an impressive record over this trip. Should push forward and make her own luck. Any rain is a bonus. BLACKBRIAR (G A Ryan) 4g By Desert Sun - Judy (24:4-4-4): Given time to find his feet but steamed home late for 1-1/2 len, 1/2 len 3rd (52.5) Confessional, Dane Fontaine 1800m Randwick-Kensington Rst1 dead trk Oct 14. Settled back again and mowed his rivals down to record 1/2 len win (55.5) O Danny Boy, Handsome Stash 1900m C'bury Rst1 slow trk Oct 28. Racing well in easier grade of late. Unplaced from three attempts on this track but he is worth something each way. NANDA KOT (Peter Snowden) 4m By Encosta De Lago - Shalang (15:3-4-0): Didn't finish off in the wet going 3-3/4 len 6th (57.0) O'Tobefamous 1800m C'field F&M (78) slow trk Sept 27. Settled three back on the rails and warmed up but for 1/2 hd 2nd (50.0) Barlagarney 1800m R'hill (Bm85) Oct 24. Too wet for her at Caulfield then hit the line nicely at Rosehill last start. One of the major players. ARISTOCRATICO (G Portelli) 5g By Beautiful Crown - Gentle Call (24:5-3- 1): Wasn't disgraced with the big weight when 3-3/4 len 5th (58.5) Rapauric 1600m Wyong (Bm70) Oct 15, then sent to town and proved too strong for a smart stayer 1/2 len win (52.0) Scouting Wide, Adnocon 1900m R'hill (Bm80) Oct 31. Struggled under the big weight at Wyong before unleashing a big finish to score last start. Hard to beat again. ARCHOVER (N F Gardner) 5g By Archway - Noorooma (19:3-3-1): Saddle slipped when resuming over an unsuitable distance in 5-3/4 len 6th (56.0) Universal Pack 1300m Goulburn (Bm65) heavy trk Oct 16. Stepped up in distance and improved at big odds 2 len 4th (54.5) Bromar 1550m C'bury Rst1 dead trk Oct 28. Stepping up to his right distance now and he was a winner on this track with 53kgs last prep. Don't discard. 4 Takeover Target 2.29 1400m $70,000 3yo Benchmark 74. Apprentices can claim. 1 51s22 KHAS KURA, 4 J Parr 58 ★2.50 2 52115 FITNESS FANATIC, 5 (h) P Wells 55.5 3.50 3 2s615 CODE WORD, 3 T Clark 54.5 6.00 4 31s35 WITHOUT DOUBT, 7 (b) P Robl 54 8.00 5 s7575 BREAK CARD, 6 (d) T Berry (a2) 53.5 6.00 6 64s13 SUNDAY'S CHOICE, 2 C Agnew 53 11.00 7 s99s5 MOSSANAY, 1 J Ford 53 16.00 KHAS KURA 1, Code Word 2, Without Doubt 3, Fitness Fanatic 4 KHAS KURA (Peter Snowden) 3c By Lonhro - Nepal (4:1-2-0): Under pres- sure at the 600m but wound up late from the tail for 1/2 len 2nd (53.0) Neeson 1300m R'hill 3yo (Bm79) slow trk Oct 10. Landed in a lovely position behind the leaders but was no match for a promising galloper len 2nd (56.0) Therock 1400m R'hill 3yo (Bm76) Oct 24. Imposing Darley colt who beat all bar the impressive Therock last start. Will find this assignment easier. Leading contender. FITNESS FANATIC (G A Rogerson) 3g By Keeper - Intrim (10:3-1-0): Settled worse than midfield but reeled off some impressive sectionals to score 3/4 len win (58.5) Boulevard Baron, Gunner Knox 1250m C'bury 3yo C&G Rst0 Sept 30, then stepped up to Saturday grade and hit the line well again for 1-3/4 len 5th (54.0) Love Conquers All 1200m R'wick Brian Crowley Oct 17. Starting to hit his straps this prep and the step up in trip is to his advantage. One of the major players. CODE WORD (G A Ryan) 3c By More Than Ready - Vocabulary (4:1-1-0): Came from last in a race that suited the backmarkers to record lg nk win (56.5) Parthian, Akbar Mahal 1300m Randwick-Kensington 3yo C&G Rst0 dead trk Oct 14. Had a couple of things against during 3-1/4 len 5th (58.0) Regal Banter 1550m C'bury 3yo (Bm68) slow trk Oct 28. Powered over the top of his rivals to score impressively two starts back. Inclined to forgive his disappointing last start performance. Keep Safe. WITHOUT DOUBT (C E Conners) 3g By Not A Single Doubt - Wave Hello (6:1-0-2): Never gave up for 2-3/4 len, lg hd 3rd (57.5) Brilliant Light, Re- gal Banter 1200m Kembla Grange C1 Sept 29. Appeared to have his chance when 1-3/4 len 5th (56.0) Monte Grande 1200m Wyong E&G (Bm65) Oct 15. Beaten in easier grade in his last couple. Hard to see him turning the tables here. BREAK CARD (G A Ryan) 3f By Danzero - Fleur De Jazz (10:1-0-1): No match for the top fillies in 5-1/2 len 7th (56.0) More Joyous 1600m R'wick Flight Stakes slow trk Oct 3. Had her chance but wasn't good enough 4-1/2 len 5th (53.0) All Legal 1600m R'wick 3yo (Bm78) Oct 17. Doubt she handled the very wet conditions in the Flight Stakes but she was well held. No excuses last start. This looks slightly easier but she needs to lift. SUNDAY'S CHOICE (J Denham) 3f By Redoute's Choice - Castellina (5:1- 0-1): Well back on the rails early but weaved her way through the field for strong hd win (57.0) Merge, No Reins 1250m C'bury 3yoF Rst0 Sept 30. Didn't have much go her way in 3/4 len, len 3rd (55.0) Phenomenal Lass, No Evidence Needed 1250m C'bury 3yoF (Bm70) Oct 21. Promising filly who was very impressive at Canterbury then the race didn't pan out for her last start. Include amongst the better chances. MOSSANAY (C J Waller) 3g By Mossman - Satanay (6:1-0-0): Sent for a break after running lacklustre 8-1/4 len 9th (54.0) More Than Great 1200m R'hill 2yo Hcp slow trk July 4. Settled back in a slowly run race and was never likely 4-1/2 len 5th (53.0) Phenomenal Lass 1200m R'hill 3yo (Bm72) Oct 31. The first two in the run were the first two home at Rosehill last start. Step up in trip is a plus and he strips fitter now. Among the chances. 5 Not Your Average Joe 3.17 1600m $70,000 3yo & up Benchmark 80. Apprentices can claim. 1 s6006 EL MEROO, 5 (tcdw) M Beadman (a2) 58.5 9.00 2 00s80 KING'S FIRST, 9 (dwh) Michael Palmer (a2) 57 6.00 3 64323 HANDSOME STASH, 10 (db) J Quinnell (a2) 56 5.50 4 43640 BACI AMORE, 11 (h) R Quinn 55 ★5.00 5 1s009 OUR CANNAVARO, 8 (d) J Penza 55 8.00 6 177s4 RIVER RONALD, 3 (dw) A Layt 54 9.00 7 0s567 DUBAI TO SYDNEY, 7 (t) P Robl 53.5 6.00 8 67791 GUNNADOIT, 4 (dh) T Clark 53 11.00 9 4s236 BIG RED CAT, 2 (dwb) T Bell (a3) 53 8.00 10 6367s RELENTLESS LAD, 6 (dh) P Wells 53 15.00 11 63243 SLIPPERY SLY, 1 J Innes 53 21.00 HANDSOME STASH 1, Big Red Cat 2, Baci Amore 3, Dubai To Sydney 4 EL MEROO (Ms G Markwell) 8g By Adventurous - Lexington Star (50:9-8- 4): Caught wide with cover and never fired a shot 9-1/4 len 12th (56.0) So- phistication 1500m R'hill (Bm85) slow trk Oct 10. Beaten for speed early but did his best work late 2-1/2 len 6th (57.0) Syreon 1400m R'hill (Bm80) Oct 24. Reaching his peak now and best runs have come over this trip. Wouldn't be surprised to see him run a race at odds. KING'S FIRST (J B Cummings) 6g By Shrewdy - Monet's Diva (31:5-3-5): Couldn't finish off when resuming in 3-3/4 len 8th (55.0) Madibagold 1300m R'hill (Bm80) slow trk Oct 10. Settled well back but wound up late for 3-1/2 len 10th (55.0) Syreon 1400m R'hill (Bm80) Oct 24. Was doing his best work late over an unsuitable distance last start. Expect improvement. HANDSOME STASH (Kevin Moses) 5g By Secret Savings - Just Pretty (20:3-6-4): Ran into an above average stayer when 3/4 len 2nd (54.5) Mer- ensky Reef 1900m C'bury Rst1 slow trk Oct 7. Able to dictate in the lead but was disappointing in the run home for 1/2 len, 1-3/4 len 3rd (58.0) Black- briar, O Danny Boy 1900m C'bury Rst1 slow trk Oct 28. Had everything go his way last start but he couldn't get the job done. Hard to see him turning the tables here. BACI AMORE (J C Coyle) 4g By Rock Of Gibraltar - Coverage (22:2-1-1): Couldn't go early but warmed up late for 2-3/4 len 4th (51.0) Lucky Leak 1200m R'wick (Bm85) Oct 17. Caught three wide near the tail and was never a winning chance 3-1/2 len 11th (55.5) Syreon 1400m R'hill (Bm80) Oct 24. Has plenty of ability but struggles to put it all together. Would give this a shake on his best form. OUR CANNAVARO (C J Waller) 5g By Viking Ruler - Soleil Etoile (9:3-1-1): Freshened after being well held for 8-1/4 len 14th (53.0) Speed Gifted 1700m F'ton Open Hcp Sept 5. Sent to Sydney but couldn't improve 8-1/2 len last (53.0) Snow Alert 1600m R'wick (Bm90) Oct 17. Hard to recommend on what he has shown to date. RIVER RONALD (P W Tiyce) 6g By Red Ransom - Diamond Danz (27:7- 1-2): Spelled after having little luck from the wide alley 3-3/4 len 7th (59.0) Truancy 1600m Canberra (77) May 29. Appeared to have has chance during 2-1/4 len 4th (54.0) Druid 1400m Canberra Open Hcp Oct 17. Strips fitter now but was well beaten at Canberra last start. Not fancied. DUBAI TO SYDNEY (Joseph Pride) 4g By Dubai Destination - Sydney's Quest (16:1-1-2): Worked home well without threatening for 2-3/4 len 6th (53.0) Tully Endeavour 1300m Randwick-Kensington Rst1 dead trk Oct 14. Landed in the box-seat but didn't finish off 2-3/4 len 7th (54.0) Syreon 1400m R'hill (Bm80) Oct 24. Saves his best for this trip and he gets in well at the weights but he must be taken on trust these days. GUNNADOIT (L J Bridge) 6g By Bite The Bullet - Gainesville (26:5-3-2): Safely held at Kembla Grange then sent to town and struggled 11-3/4 len last (53.0) Lucky Leak 1200m R'wick (Bm85) Oct 17. Overcame a tough run to score gallant sht nk win (54.0) Thunderbirdsarego, Oenophilia 1600m Kembla Grange (Bm70) Oct 24. Bounced back to form in easier grade last start. Two time winner over this trip. Among the chances. BIG RED CAT (David Payne) 4g By Catbird - Our Red Star (13:2-3-2): Tracked into the race nicely but found a couple too strong 1-1/4 len, nk 3rd (53.0) Tully Endeavour, Klish Klash 1300m Randwick-Kensington Rst1 dead trk Oct 14. Firmed in betting late but was no match 3-1/4 len 6th (56.0) Bro- mar 1550m C'bury Rst1 dead trk Oct 28. Slightly disappointing of late but he deserves another chance over this trip. RELENTLESS LAD (G A Rogerson) 4g By Anabaa - Sahayb (16:2-2-1): Didn't enjoy the heavy conditions when 3-3/4 len 6th (56.5) Music Maes- tro 2000m R'wick 3yo (76) heavy trk June 6. Put away after struggling to let down in the wet again for 6-3/4 len 7th (54.5) Ishant 1900m R'hill 3yo (81) slow trk July 4. Primed for this with 1/2 nk, 8 len 3rd Herculian Prince, Lighthorseman 1200m R'wick barrier trial Oct 23. First-up. Normally takes a couple of runs. Wait and see. SLIPPERY SLY (Brett McLaurin) 9g By Kingston Mill - Sly Shy Jei (17:2-3- 3): Strong to the line for 1-3/4 len 4th (56.5) Ashbaa 1000m Kembla Grange C2 slow trk Oct 10. Did a couple of things wrong but finished off hard again lg hd, lg hd 3rd (56.0) Kubrick's World, Silent Prayer 1400m Kembla Grange E&G (Bm65) Oct 24. Sparingly raced 9yo who is racing well but looks out- classed in this grade. Q1 RACING TOMORROW © 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. Randwick THE TRACK Rail: Out 4m from the 1000m to the winning post. Track: Dead (4). THE MULTIPLES Daily Double: 6, 8 Quaddie: 5, 6, 7, 8. TAB CODE S R TOUCHTONE 11
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