Track Work 11 August 2020

THE GOOD FIGHT looked in fantastic order for a tilt at Saturdays ITM/GIB Whangarei Gold Cup at Ruakaka when returning excellent work with RELIABLE HUNTER on the No. 2 grass.

Galloping 7m out on dead footing, THE GOOD FIGHT and RELIABLE HUNTER kept up a strong pace from the 1000m, clocked in 1:3.5, sprinting the 600m in 35.8.

CYBER ATTACK, who heads up north in search of better ground, did well over 1000m in 1:4.7, completing the last 600m in 36.9.  Stablemate TIPICAL, another local Ruakaka bound, worked over one round, completing the last 1200m in 1:22.1, with the final 600m run in 38.9.  He travelled nicely throughout.

RUSAVY, one of two Chris Wood trained Ruakaka runners, looked sharp when sent 1000m in 1:6.2, sprinting home in 36.5.  MR INCREDIBULL came to the end of 1000m in 1:6.4 and 37.3.

FLASH WARRIOR worked well from the 600m in 37.  JAMES BARRIE and CLAIBORNE were well held over 600m in 41.1.

POKER QUEEN returned 41.5 for 600m working on the sand.  ATLANTA GEORGIA, a recent addition to Woods’ stable, was clocked from the 1000m in 1.13, the 600m in 39.2.

MALIK and PINEAPPLE LUMP matched strides over 1400m, the 1000m in 1:10.4 and the 600m in 39.7.  RIP EM UP returned 1.11 for 1000m, home in 43.

CAMPARI was given an easy 400m in 30.6.  SAVASTEP came to the end of 1000m in 1:11.4 and 40.3.

Others timed from the 600m were:

DEELS DONE 43.1 | LETZ’AV BUBBLES 43.2 | OSAKA 44.6 | RAPOSA RAPIDA 44.5 | WHISPERING WIND 41.5 | YATIMA 45.2 | YOU ARE SO VAIN and A’NOOD DUDE 42 | ACTING OUT and ANZAC POWER 43.5 | ASPIRING 44 |  SHE’S APPLES 43.6 | RIBZZ and FOXSQUILLION 43.8 | RISING RANSOM 42.1 | BEACHED AS BRO 44.2.