Track Work 21 November 2019

Stablemates and race rivals in this weekend’s Ssangyong Counties Cup CUTADEEL and VIN DE DANCE, returned nice final work on the sand.

CUTADEEL and VIN DE DANCE were sent 1400m at a good clip, sprinting the last 600m in 36.9. CUTADEEL looks the better chance of victory as VIN DE DANCE has top weight and an outside barrier to contend with.

QUEEN OF DIAMONDS looked ready to show her best at Counties when working nicely by herself over 1000m in 1:6.3, with the final 600m clocked in 37.2. She was a shade disappointing fresh up, but has been working well since.

UNITION, a well-bred two year old colt, had HOLY MONGOLEMPEROR for a companion over 1000m, running the concluding 600m in 38.1. He is set to debut at Counties this Saturday and should be most competitive.

CLEMENTINA came in from the 600m in 38.4. MOLTO VELOCE, who worked very well on Tuesday morning, was sent an easy 800m, the last 600m in 43.2.

IMAREADY ran 600m in 42.7. RAPOSA RAPIDA came in from the 600m in 40.8. STROLLING VAGABOND completed the last 600m of 800m in 42.1.

HINERANGI and SPRING DELIGHT matched strides over 1200m in 1.24, home in 39.1. APELLIDO and CABALLERO came to the end of 800m in 53.9.

RITANI ran 600m in 43, CAMPARI followed in 42.7.

Galloping on the No. 2 grass (good) RUSAVY was in good form when sent 1000m in a smart 1:2.6, dashing the 600m in 35.6. He is in good form but has copped a wide ally at Counties.

QUIZ KID impressed when timed from the 600m in 35.2. BEAUTY STAR was not after time when coming in from the 600m in 43.4. RIVER RUN and INTRIGUE were on terms from the 800m in 51.8.

LISMORE DIAMOND ran 600m in 42.9. BIG MIKE looked fit for Counties when coming in from the 600m in 40.3. BOLT FROM THE BLUE ran 600m in 39.4. REMEMBER O’REILLY ran the final 600m of 1000m in 38.4.

Track tip | JULIUS | Race 8 at Counties | Haunui Farm Counties Bowl @ 4.15 pm.

Track Work 19 November 2019

A thick early fog prevented the timing of most gallops this morning.

Of the ones that could be clocked, SAHAR and SHOW BIRD returned the fastest 600m of the session.

Galloping on a dead No. 2 grass, SAHAR worked strongly from the 800m, sprinting the final 600m in 35.6. SHOW BIRD also impressed when dashing 600m in 35.7.

BINGWA came in from the 600m in 39.5. RED SKY AT NIGHT maintained a good clip over 1000m in 1:2.9, sprinting in from the 600m in 36.

CYBER ATTACK was given a comfortable time over 1000m in 1:9.4, completing the 600m in 41. NOT USUAL LITENING and LADY LIRA came to the end of 1000m in 1:3.8 and 37.5.

MOLTO VELOCE and RAPOSA RAPIDA did well over 1000m in 1:3.4, sprinting the final 600m in 36.5. ARTISTE ran 1200m in 1:17.3 and 37.3.

ANJAMEME and MONGOLIAN SUN matched strides over a solid 1000m in 1:3.4, finishing off in 37.

ANJARDEN returned 1.8 and 38.6. SNITZ OF TIME came in from the 600m in 38.9. MASTER PARK ran the last 600m of work in 38.2.

DEELS DONE followed in 38. SO WICKED was timed from the 600m in 38.9. PEARLESCENCE and CLEMENTINA were sent 1400m in 1:34.2, home in 37.9.

On the No. 1 grass, CUTADEEL had the better of VIN DE DANCE at the completion of 1200m, the final 800m in 49.6 and the 600m in 36.8.

INSCRIPTION came in from the 600m in 38.6. CRAFTY JESS and QUEEN OF DIAMONDS could not be timed, however, CRAFTY JESS appeared to have the upper hand at the finish of 1200m.

STROLLING VAGABOND ran the last 600m of 1600m in 39.4. PRETTY TO SEA and RITANI were together at the completion of 1000m, the last 600m in38.9.

UNITION and HASSTOBEMAGIC looked two year olds with ability when finishing on terms after 800m.

Track Work 14 November 2019

SHE’S A LADY looked at peak fitness for Tauranga this weekend with impressive work alongside stablemate UNITION.

Galloping on the plough SHE’S A LADY and UNITION were together at the end of 1000m, sprinting the final 600m in 36.2. She is in good form and looks a major threat to the unbeaten favourite RIODINI in the IXOM 3yo over 1400m.

BEVAN STREET, who has been working well over recent weeks, looks ready to run a bold race fresh up at Gate Pa. He travelled nicely throughout his gallop, running his last 600m in 37.6. He has a good first up record and has been a previous winner on the track.

LADYLAX and SHE’S FEARLESS enhanced their Tauranga chances with encouraging work over 1200m in 1:19.3, sprinting home in 36.3. FIERY DRAGON came in from the 600m in 37.

HINERANGI, who proved she is close to her best with a nice fourth at her most recent start, worked an easy 1000m in 1:10, finishing off in 40.4.

MADAM HASS looked above average when coming in nicely from the 600m in 36.6. VIN DE DANCE came to the end of 1200m in 1:21.1, home in 38.2.

CONCERT HALL was in good form over a comfortable 1200m in 1:22.4 and 40.3. BIRDSONG was clocked from the 600m in 39.3. EVEN CHANCE came to the end 1000m in 1:5.5 and 37.2.

RIVER FALLS returned 37.9 for 600m. ZEALAND was timed 1200m in 1:19.5 and 36.9. TWO ILLICIT strode 1200m in 1:25, home in 39.8. SAHAR ran the last 600m of 800m in 38.

PINEAPPLE LUMP and BERGAMOT did well over 800m in 51.1. AMAL ROSE and IN FASHION left 1000m behind in 1:5.4, sprinting the 600m in 36.8. NOT USUAL LITENING was clocked from the 600m in 38.

DARCEE QUE and CHARLI ROSE ran 1000m in 1:5.6 and 37.6. CUTADEEL impressed over a solid 1200m in 1:15.3, dashing the last 600m in 36. He is due to run in next weekend’s SsangYong Counties Cup.

QUEEN OF DIAMONDS, another preparing for Counties next Saturday, looked in first class order, running 1000m in 1:3.3, sprinting home in 36.4.

On a good No2 grass WOODEN EDGE followed smart Tuesday work with another sound gallop over 800m in 53.1. PACORUS left 1200m behind in 1:20.1 and 38.2.

Best from the track | SHE’S A LADY | Race 2 IXOM 3yo at Tauranga | 1.05 pm

Track Work 12 November 2019

DAM RELIABLE and WOODEN EDGE were two of the more impressive gallops that took place on the plough this morning.

DAM RELIABLE was travelling strongly at the completion of 1000m in 1:6.4, sprinting the last 600m in 36.9. WOODEN EDGE looked in great order when sent a solid 1000m in 1:3.9, dashing home in 36.9.

Stablemate PACORUS looked fit from the 1000m, run in 1:8.6, the concluding 600m in 37.6.

CARIBBEAN ROSE and ROBUSTO were on terms after a fast 800m in 51. SO WICKED was in good form when timed from the 600m in 37.5.

IMAREADY and SHIRANUI, who looks one to keep an eye out for, were not after time when cutting out 100m in 1:10.9, home in 42.8. ACTING UP ran in from the 600m in 39.

UNCRUSHABLE ran an easy 1200m, finishing off in 39.9. RITANI returned 1:12.3 and 42. SNOWDEEL strode 1000m in 1:11.2, quickening over the last 600m in 38.1.

HINERANGI and LADYLAX maintained a good clip over 1200m in 1:16.2, sprinting home in 37.
PERSISTENCE was clocked from the 600m in 42. KERMADEC|LOVINGTHELIMELIGHT 42.4, PIERINA 42.3, STROLLING VAGABOND 42.0, EVEN CHANCE 41.9, RIVERFALLS 41, LUCKY CENTURY and ANZAC POWER 41, GLORIOUS OCEAN ran 800m in 52.5.

RUSAVY, who ran an encouraging third last start, rounded nice work off with the final 600m in 37.8.

CABALLERO and CRAFTY JESS did well over 1000m in 1:3.4, finishing off in 37.1.

BEVAN STREET left 1000m behind in 1:10.3 and 41.7. KONSTANTINA ran 1200m in 1:26.4, home in 41.9.

MADAM HASS came to the end of 1000m in 1:11.2 and 41.1. IN FASHION had an easy workout over 1000 in 1:15 and 44.9. OSAKA came in from the 600m in 43.

Track Work 7 November 2019

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Track Work 5 November 2019

On a morning when fog interrupted the timing of many gallops, JULIUS showed he is coming to hand well with outstanding work on the plough.

JULIUS looked far from a spent force when clocked over 800m in 49.6, dashing the final 600m in 36.

TRAVELLING LIGHT and a PINS gelding, came in nicely from the 600m in 38.1. DAM RELIABLE was another who caught the eye when completing 1000m in 1:2.5, sprinting the 400m in 24.2.

PRINCE ALBERT and RUN TO PERFECTION matched strides from the 1200m, clocked in 1.23, finishing off in 40.1

KONSTANTINA and SNOWDEEL left 1000m behind in 1:6.6, home in 37.4. DAUNTING and MONGOLIAN HERO were on terms at the completion of 1000m in 1:6.6, the 600m in 37.

CRAFTY JESS sprinted the final 600m of work in 36.9. MADAM HASS looked above average when timed from the 600m in 38.3.

QUEEN OF DIAMONDS came to the end of 800m in 51.1. DAWN PATROL worked in from the 600m in 38.7. AMASTAR completed the final 600m of 1000m in 37.8.

RIVER RUN, who has been working well recently, was timed from the 600m in 37.1. FELAAR looked fit for the Christchurch Casino 156th New Zealand Cup, when timed from the 1000m in 1:7.7, home in 38.8.

BEST COMMAND and SILKY OAK came in from the 600m in 39. Others that could be tried from the 600m included SHE SPEEDS 40.2, RAPOSA RAPIDA and NOT USUAL HEAVEN 37.6, TRIP TO FREEDOM 39, AQUEDUCT and VLADIVOSTOK did well in 36.2, PLUCKY MISS 37.5, SEVEN SEAS 39.9, CARIBBEAN ROSE and CABALLERO 37.1, SWEET DREAMS and PRETTY TO SEA 44.5.

Track Work 31 October 2019

Last start winner MISSTUMUT and SHE’S FEARLESS looked the best two weekend chances to work on the plough today.

MISSTUMUT enhanced her Pukekohe prospects with nice work over 1000m, the final 600m in 40.1. She galloped well in company on Tuesday morning and looks at peak fitness.

SHE’S FEARLESS looked in good order when completing 1000m in 1:6.2, finishing off in 37. She will also race at Pukekohe this weekend.

STROLLING VAGABOND, who heads for Awapuni for Saturday’s Ricoh Feilding Gold Cup strode comfortably from the 1000m, clocked in 1.9, the final 600m in 40.7. She is in a consistent vein of form and should be competitive.

Race rival PACORUS, was sent an easy 1400m, clocked in 1.42, the last 600m in 38.9. He looks well, but has a big weight to contend with.

Stablemate WOODEN EDGE, who also races at Awapuni, came to the end of 1000m in 1:6, the final 600m in 37.4.

MAKFI|CHARMED and SACRED FALLS|ALWAYS ON MY MIND were timed from the 600m in 40. TAHUROA HEIGHT and WOODHALL ROAD cut out 800m in a smart 51.4. FRANKLIN left 1000m behind in 1:8.2, coming home in 38.6.

RIVER RUN looked to be coming to hand well with encouraging work from the 600m in 37.1. SAINT EMILION held an advantage over VIN DE DANCE at the completion of 1200m, run in 1:26.4, dashing the 600m in 36.9.

CLEMENTINA ran the last 1000m of 1400m in 1:7.2, the last 600m in 38. FELAAR was timed from the 600m in 41.

HYNOS returned 56.2 for a comfortable 800m. DEELS DONE was let off with 600m at three quarter pace.

MADAM HASS was timed 600m in 40.1. EROS and LYN’S ORCHID came in from the 600m in 40.4. DARCI PALMER followed in 39.7.

CABALLERO was sent 1000m in 1:7.9, home in 38.3. SURF ‘N’ TURF came in from the 600m in 40.

EL NOIR came in from the 600m in 40.1.

PRETTY TO SEA was given an easy 1000m in 1.11 and 42.3. ZEALAND returned 41 for 600m.

Best from track | SHE’S FEARLESS | Race 6 | Haunui Farm 1400 at Counties | 3.50 pm.

Track Work 29 October 2019

TIPICAL and SPECIAL LIGHT starred during the morning’s gallop session at Cambridge.

Working on the No. 2 grass (dead) TIPICAL and SPECIAL LIGHT finished on terms at the end of 1000m in 1:3.8, dashing the last 600m in 36.3.

HARBOURSIDE and MISSTUMUT were the only pair to use the No. 2 grass. They came to the end of 1000m in 1:6.4, completing the final 600m in 36.4.

On the No. 1 grass, ENDLESS DRAMA, who normally returns lethargic work, galloped well from the 600m in 37.2.

Working on the plough, LADY LIRA and SHE’S FEARLESS were in good form over 1200m, run in 1:20.1, sprinting the final 600m in 36.2. LADY LIRA has been working well for many weeks and should perform well at her next start.

FIERY DRAGON and FRANKLIN did well from the 1400m in 1:31.3, finishing off in 36.8.

UNCRUSHABLE was sent an easy 1000m, the 600m in 40.1. REMARKABLE RUTH was clocked her final 600m of 800m in 39.7.

HYPNOS came in from the 600m in 39.4. STYLISH SUGGESTION and NOT USUAL HEAVEN returned 1:10 and 39.3 for 1000m.

MEKELLE looks to have above average ability. She galloped nicely in from the 600m in 39.2. SAI FAH and a SEBRING gelding from the Marsh barn, ran 600m in 38.6.

PACORUS came to the end of 1400m in 1:38, finishing off in 37.9. GRACIANO was clocked from the 600m in 42.3.

RAGE was another not after time when coming in from the 1000m in 1:11.4 and 43.9. RITANI ran the final 600m of 1000m in 40.7.

CAMPARI strode 1000m in 1:10.4 home in 39.6. DARCI PALMER followed in 1:10.2 and 40.5.
STROLLING VAGABOND left 1200m behind in 1:16 and 40.6. SOCIALIGHTS was timed over 800m in 54.1.

DAM RELIABLE looked fit when sent 1000m in 1:8, the final 600m in 38.1. WOODEN EDGE ran 1200m in 1:20.2, sprinting home in 36.9.

Track Work 24 October 2019

ARETHA, one of many local chances in Saturday’s Barneswood Farm Soliloquy Stakes for three year old fillies at Ellerslie, completed her preparation with easy work on the No. 4 grass (slow).

ARETHA completed a comfortable 1000m in 1:10.3, running the last 600m in 39.5. She worked well on Tuesday and looks to have improved since her fresh up win.

DIAMONDS GALORE, another Baker/Forsman filly with top prospects in the 1400m feature, galloped nicely alongside SHE’S A LADY from the 1000m in 1:7.1, finishing off in 38.5. She steps up in class this weekend but has plenty of talent and a big run is expected.

On the No. 2 grass (slow) GO NICHOLAS maintained a solid clip over 800m in 49.8. He has copped a wide ally at Ellerslie but is in good form and should race well again.

TRAVELLING LIGHT, who could not have been more impressive last start, looked fit for the Barneswood Farm Soliloquy Stakes when sent 800m with WINKLEBELL, run in a steady 52, the last 600m in 37.3.

SEVEN SEAS was traveling well at the completion of 800m, the final 600m in 39. BATTLE TIME followed in 40.6. BOLT FROM THE BLUE, who has been working well lately, came in from the 600m in 38.8.

INTRIGUE was in top form when clocked the last 600m of work in 37.4. ROCKLEY BEACH was sent 1000m in an easy 1:10 and 40.4. ATHENA BABY and UNACCEPTABLE matched strides over 2000m, the last 1000m in an impressive 1:3.1 and the 600m in 38.

LUCETTA and ELLE EYE ARE returned the fastest gallop of the morning when finishing 1000m in 1:1.9, sprinting home in 35.9. RUSAVY left 1000m behind in 1:8 and 37.7. BUTTERFIELD ran 600m in 43.1.

On the No. 1 grass, HASSTOBEGOOD enhanced her Barneswood Farm Soliloquy Stakes with nice work over 1000m in 1:6.2, the last 600m in 39.7. LOIRE was full of running at the completion of 1000m in 1:9.4 and 40. ENDLESS DRAMA was timed from the 600m in 41.

BONITA AURELIA ran 600m on the inside of the No. 4 grass in 39. She is a winner of two recent trials but will have to overcome a wide draw in the two year old sprint at Ellerslie.

Top pick | Race 8 at 4.34 pm | Barneswood Farm Soliloquy Stakes | ARETHA

Good luck …………………..

Track Work 22 October 2019

QUEEN OF DIAMONDS should bounce back to winning form at her next start, judging by her work this morning.

Galloping on the inside of dead/slow ground on the No. 2 grass, QUEEN OF DIAMONDS was sent 1200m on her own, in a quick 1:14.6, sprinting the last 600m in 35.6. She looks in magnificent order.

DECADENCE and impressive last start winner TRAVELLING LIGHT were in good form together over 1000m, clocked in a smart 1:3.1, the final 600m in 37.1.

LADYLAX and TRUE ENOUGH were another pair to produce excellent work. They finished locked together at the conclusion of 1200m in 1.18, sprinting home in 37.2.

SAVETTE maintained a good clip from the 1000m in 1:3.9, the last 600m in 36.4.

TRADITION came in from the 600m in 38.3. UNACCEPTABLE and ATHENA BABY worked nicely over 2000m, the last 1400m in 1:27.2 and the 600m in 46.9.

SCOMADI and SEVEN SEAS were timed from the 800m in 52.3. MOLTO VELOCE ran in from the 600m in 38.2. THREADTHENEEDLE followed in 38.7.

SORRENTINA and TABATA ran the last 600m of work in 39.1. VAN DIAMOND ran 1000m in 1:7.3 and 38.3. GO NICHOLAS was timed 600m in 37.3.

SHERWOOD FOREST and LOIRE left 1000m behind in 1:7.5 and 39.2. WOODEN EDGE and MR INCREDIBULL strode 1000m in 1:10.2, quickening from the 600m in 38.

GUILLOCHARM ran the final 600m of 1000m in 37.7. FARM BOY did well over 1000m, the last 600m in 36.8. TUPPENCE and ROC DE CAMBES|MERLE PARK came in from the 600 in 38.3. FULL IN BLOOM returned 51.2 for 800m.

Working on the No. 1 grass (slow) ARETHA was in top form when she edged ahead of stablemates BIRDSONG and SHE’S A LADY at the end of 1200m, the last 1000m in 1.8 with the final 600m in 38.1.

CONCERT HALL and HASSTOBEGOOD galloped well from the 1000m in 1:7.4 home in 38.3.

SAINT EMILION and VIN DE DANCE galloped 1200m on the No. 4 grass in 1:18.4, the 600m in 38.7.
On the sand LUBAYA looked above average when working nicely alongside HINERANGI over 1000m in 1:9.3 and 39.9.

CABALLERO was clocked from the 600m in 41.1. ORATIA and ARTISTE completed 1200m in 1:24.3 and 41.4. AMASTAR ran the last 600m of 1000 in 43.2.

Others timed from the 600m included BEVAN STREET in 42.1, JOJO ROXX 43.1, MATTER OF FACT 42.6, DEELS DONE 51.9, IMAREADY 41.8, GOOD LUCK CHARM 42, KIWIANNA 43.2, STYLISH SUGGESTION 41.3, SWEET NINETEEN 43.5, SCORPZ 44.3, DAM RELIABLE, DARCEE QUE 39.8, OCEAN SPIRIT 45.1 and EVALINA 42.2.

O’HE CAN was well held over 1000m in 1:11.1 and 43. ANJARDEN and SHE SPEEDS completed 1000m in 1:9.5, home in 40.1. NOT USUAL LITENING and MIDDLE ISLAND finished on terms after 1000m in 1:9.5 and 40.4.

QIJI MELODY and RIVER FALLS returned 1:8.9 and 40.3. BERGAMOT and ROBUSTO came to the end of 800m in 53.