Track Work 26 November 2020

TELLALL, MADAM HASS, SHOWBEEL AND KHUFU all worked nicely when preparing for weekend racing this morning.

Galloping on the all-weather track TEALLALL travelled sweetly from the 1000m in 1:6.3, sprinting the final 600m in 38.3.  He was under a good hold at the line.  He will attempt a hat trick of wins in the Trevor Eagle Memorial 3yo over 1500m at Ellerslie.

MADAM HASS was in excellent form when clocked 1000m in 1:5.7, dashing the last 600m in 36.6. She stuck on well over the final stages last start and looks a strong chance in the Stella Artois 1500 Championship Qualifier 1200 at Ellerslie.

SHOWBEEL, another Ellerslie candidate, impressed when sent a solo 1200m in 1:18.6, completing the last 600m in 36.7.

KHUFU, who has been returning outstanding work over several weeks, was not pushed when timed 600m in 38.7.

The AMERICAN PHAROAH Colt KHUFU, from the Pike stable, will make his debut in the Eagle Charters 1100 at Ellerslie and although he has drawn an outside barrier, he will be hard to beat.

LUBAYA looked at peak fitness when working 1400m, the last 1200 in 1.21, coming home in 37.1. She is entered in Saturday’s Steelform Roofing Group Wanganui Cup 2040.  Stable-mate and race rival VEE CECE was also in good form over 1200m run in 1:18.5, finishing off in 36.9.

PRINCESS ORIGAMI and ENJOY THE SHOW, matched strides from the 1200m in 1:18.4, coming home in a smart 36.3.

DUBLIN DOLL was not after time over 600m in 45.4.  HYPNOS left 1000m behind in 1.11 and 40.6.

CABRELSEA and FREE SPIRIT ran the last 600m of 1000m in 39.  SUFFUSED had FRONT MAN for a companion from the 600m in 38.2.

RUSAVY did well when timed the final 600m of 1000m in 36.7.  VICTORY GLORY followed in 37.4.


Track Work 24 November 2020

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Track Work 17 November 2020

STAR TSAR and SPRING DELIGHT got through their work nicely this morning. Fog interrupted the timing of many gallops.

On the plough, STAR TSAR and SPRING DELIGHT were together throughout 1200m, run in 1:19.1, sprinting the final 600m in 38.9.

DUNTAYA and RIPPER OF A DREAM were sent 1000m in 1:8.2, cutting out the last 600m in 38.4.

MARRONI did well in a solo workout over 800m, running the concluding 600m in 38.6.

RHAEGAR, who has hit solid form, looked fit when clicked 600m in 38.3.  ONEROA followed in 39.1.

LONDON BANKER was not after time when striding the last 1400m in 1.40, home in 40.2.

Working on the all-weather track, MILFORD shaded ONEOUTOFTHEBOX at the completion of 1000m in 1:9.3, sprinting home in 38.

MADAM HASS caught the eye with lovely work from the 600m run in 36.3.  ENCANTADOR was in excellent form, cutting out 1000m in a smart 1.4.3 sprinting home in 36.6. Stable mate SAVEZAR was given a comfortable 600m in 41.

FELAAR strode easily throughout 1300m, running the concluding 600m in 40.4.

MEGA BOURBON was clocked 600m in 45.  OSAKA came in from the 600m in 42.1.

AGEY BABE ran the last 600m of 1000m in 42.5.  TABATA returned 1.9 and 39.9.

DARCI DIVA and PARADING left the 1000m behind in 1:8.9, home in 39.4.  APOSTROPHE and OCEAN PARK|FIVEUNDRED came in from the 600m in 40.6.

PRETTY TO SEA had SO GORGEOUS for a companion over 800m, the last 600m in 41.1.

VERNANME came to the end of 1000m 1:10.1 and 40.  PURE CHAMPION|LIBBY SURPRISE, HASSITALL and PUNCHLINE returned 40.3 for 600m.

MEKELLE ran 600m in 42.6.  ONE MORE TIME ran an easy 1000m in 1:11.8 and 42.7.

Track Work 10 November 2020

RHAEGAR, CONCERT HALL and STAR TSAR all performed well in training this morning.

Galloping on the all-weather track RHAEGAR hit out freely over 800m, sprinting the final 600m in 37.9.  He has regained form with two impressive wins and looks in fantastic shape.

CONCERT HALL did well in a solo workout over 1000m in 1:5.7, coming in from the 600m in 37.3.

STAR TSAR got through his work in fine style when sent 1400m, the last 1200m in 1:19.4, finishing off in 37.

EVEN CHANCE looked fit working in from the 1000m in 1:7.2, the concluding 600m in 38.7.

LUBAYA, who has struck good form, was in good heart when completing 1000m in 1:7.3, sprinting the final 600m in 38.

BONITA AURELIA, POWERFUL MOSS and PRINCESS ORIGAMI finished together at the end of 1000m in 1:6.5, home in 38.2.

SPRING DELIGHT was clocked from the 600m in 37.4.  APOSTROPHE and OCEAN PARK|FIVEUNDRED matched strides from the 600m in 39.5.

FLOMILINE strode an easy 1000m in 1.9 and 40.4.  IRONIC, MILLIE GEORGIA and HOT PINX left 1000m behind in 1:6.4, the last 600m in 38.1.

SONG FOR SOMEONE and ROCCIA were on terms throughout 1000m in 1:9.9, quickening from the 600m in 37.8.

PERFECT DIMENSION and the SACRED FALLS|PIPI BEEL from the Baker/Forsman stable were timed 600m in 39.

PIERINA was in good form over 1200m, the 1000m in 1:6.1 and last 600m in 37.7.   DUNEAGLE cut out 600m in 38.8.

ACQUISITION and SO GORGEOUS were not after time over 800m, the final 600m in 42.3.  DUE DILIGENCE and THE ACHIEVER ran 600m in 45.

KIWIANA completed the final 600m of 1200m in 40.8.  MARGARET JEAN came in from the 600m in 41.8.

OSAKA returned 39 from the 600m.   LOCOMOTION was given a comfortable 1000m in 1:10.1 and 40.  LAMBTON QUAY reeled off 600m in 42.

SHE SPEEDS followed in 42.9.  DARCI PALMER strode in from the 600m in 42.7. AMASECOYA returned 1.14 and 42.4 for an easy 1000m.

HASSITALL and PURE CHAMPION|LIBBY SURPRISE completed 800m in 56 and 40.1.

Galloping on the No.4 grass (slow) SWEET ANNA and TRUE ENOUGH both impressed when sent 1200m in 1:20.1, the 1000m in 1:5.2 and the 600m in 37.1.  SWEET ANNA looks in magnificent order and could give the Baker/Forsman barn a Guineas double this weekend, after taking out the Al Basti Equiworld Dubai 48th New Zealand 2000 Guineas with AEGON last Saturday.

On the soft No.2 grass AILEEN GRACE maintained a solid clip from the 1000m in 1:3.5, sprinting home in 37.  LIMERICK left 1000m behind in 1:4.2 home in 37.1.

Track Work 5 November 2020

CRAFTY JESS left no doubt about her fitness when returning nice work on the plough.

CRAFTY JESS galloped solo over 1200m in 1:20.6, sprinting the final 600m in 38.  She was restrained throughout and hit the line full of running.  She races in the WRC Thanks Dennis Sexton Mile at Te Rapa this weekend, where she has an impressive track record.  Big chance!

SHENANIGANS, who showed plenty of ability last season, begins a fresh campaign at Te Rapa.

She was paired over 1200m with ROBUSTO, run in 1:22.1, home in 39.9.  Although she is expected to benefit from the run, she looks well and wouldn’t surprise if she is right in the finish.

VEE CECE looked fit for Te Rapa with a nice gallop over 1400m in 1:37.4 and 37.3.

FUNNY GAME followed good Tuesday work with an easy task over 1200m in 1.26, coming home in 38.4.  He makes his debut at Te Rapa in the Mico Plumbing Mile over 1600m.

Stable-mates and weekend race rivals DARCEE QUE and ENJOY THE SHOW were together at the end of 1000m in 1.8 and 39.1.

SAVEZAR was sent 1000m, run in 1.8, sprinting home in 37.7.  PLUCKY MISS strode 1400m in 1.41, home in 40.2.  DEEP BEAUTY was clocked from the 600m in 39.4.

FLOMILINE left 1400m behind in 1:41.5 and 40.1.  DIAMOND and MARRONI came to the end of 1200m in 1:21.9, home in 38.

ONEROA did well over 1000m in 1:6.5 and 37.7.  SHOWBEEL and PEARLESCENCE, who both race at Te Rapa, ran 1600m in 1.51, coming home in 37.8.

RIPPER OF A DREAM completed 1000m in 1:7.3 and 38.6.  SANCTIFY YOURSELF, who was runner- up in a recent trial, looked ready to go a bold race on debut at Te Rapa when working in from the 600m with HOT PINX in 38.9.

TRUE ENOUGH went by himself 1200m in 1.20 and 38.1.

Best bet | Te Rapa | Race 3 | 1.40 pm | WRC Thanks Dennis Sexton Mile | CRAFTY JESS

Track Work 3 November 2020

HYPNOS was the star of the morning’s work on the plough.

Preparing for Wednesday’s 16th Coupland’s Bakeries Mile, HYPNOS could not have been more impressive when sent 1400m in 1:32.2, sprinting the last 600m in 36.4.  He hit the line full of running and is in peak condition for a crack at the Group 2.

SWEET ANNA enhanced her Group 1 Barneswood Farm 48th New Zealand 1000 Guineas chances next weekend with excellent work, alongside stable mate SANCTIFY YOURSELF over 1000m in 1:6.2, the last 600m in 37.3.  She should be hard to beat.

FUNNY GAME and SHENANIGANS worked nicely together from the 1200m in 1:19.3, finishing off in 36.9.

ENJOY THE SHOW and ROBUSTO did well over a fast 1000, clocked in 1:3.1, dashing home in 36.

PRETTY TO SEA looked fit when completing 800m in 53.3 and 39.  SHOWBEEL and PEARLESCENCE matched strides from the 1000m in 1.8, sprinting in from the 600m in 37.6.

DUNHILL and AGEY BABE were not after time over 1000m in 1.10 and 40.4.

DIONYSUS came to the end of 1000m in 1:10.6, home in 41.4.  RIP VAN WINKLE|CASUAL FLING completed 1000m under a good hold in 1:11.1, the 600m in 41.4.  ALAMODE ran the last 600m of 900m in 40.4.

BONITA AURELIA and CRUSHING worked in nicely from the 600m in 37.3.

MEDALZA left 800m behind in 56.  LETZ’AV BUBBLES followed in 54.8 and 40.1.


The TURN ME LOOSE|LADY KIPLING and TURN ME LOOSE|LET ME ROAR from the Baker/Forsman stable hit the line together after 800m, run in 56.2 and 39.9.

DEELS DONE returned 40 for 600m.  PUNCHLINE strode 800m in 57.2.

PARADING and DARCI DIVA came in 600m in 41.9.

The POWER|DURHAM BELLE and ACQUISITION ran 600m in 41.9.

Track Work 29 October 2020

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Track Work 27 October 2020

LUBAYA caught the eye with nice work on the plough.

LUBAYA returned the fastest sectional of the morning when completing 1200m in 1:20.1, sprinting the final 600m in 36.5.  She ran a much improved third last start and should regain winning form at short notice.

Impressive fresh up winner STAR TSAR and SPRING DELIGHT worked well over 1200m in 1:21.7, dashing the last 600m in 36.8.

LONDON BANKER, from the in-form James/Wellwood stable, looked fit when timed over 1000m in 1:6.9, the 600m in 38.7.  Stable-mate SHERRIF was another in good form from the 1000m in 1:7.1 and 39.4.

HOT PINX and RIP VAN WINKLE/OVER THE RHONE left 600m behind in 39.7.  VEE CECE came in from the 1000m in 1:7.1 and 37.5. VALVERDE and CONTRADEAL matched strides from the 1200m in 1:23.1, home in 37.8.

SHE’S A LADY was timed from the 600m in 37.9.  CRAFTY JESS came to the end of 1200m in 1:23.5 and 37.2.

PUNCHLINE was not extended when running 600m in 44.  EVEN CHANCE was sent 800m at three quarter pace, quickening in from the 600m in 41.1.

LIONIZE and FIGHTING FIRE cut out 600m in 40.9.  RIP EM UP cut out 1000m in 1:8.4 and 40.6.

RHAEGAR galloped nicely from the 1000m in 1:7.5, running the concluding 600m in 39.

DENISE’S JOY and BENDER MARY were clocked 600m in 41.4.  BEVAN STREET looked fit when completing 1000m in 1:8.1, home in 39.1.

STARRYBEEL was sent 1200m in 1:24.2, coming home in 38.3. DARCI PALMER ran 600m in 41.1.

SHE’S APPLES strode 1000m in 1:9.4 and 49.6.

RIP VAN WINKLE|CASUAL FLING and DYONISIS worked well together over 1000m in 1:5.9, the final 600m in 37.1. SPLASH OF RED left the 1000m behind in 1.6 and 38.9.  ALAMODE was given a comfortable task over 1000m in 1:15.2, home in 44.2.

RAGGEDY DOLL followed with similar work.  LOOSE CANNON ran 600m in 42.

CABRELSEA and KASHFLO returned 1:24.7 and 38.8 for 1200m.  PRINCE OF NAVARRE and SLEEPY JEAN cut 600m out in 39.2.

SHOWBEEL came in 600m in 38.9.  CAMPARI left 600m behind in 40.

BANKERS CHOICE ran 600m in 38.6 CIAMBELLA and CLIQUE matched strides over 600m in 39.9.


Track Work 22 October 2020

Convincing last start winner NOT AN OPTION, looked in excellent order when rounding off his preparation for Saturday’s Sarten Memorial.

Working on the No. 4 grass (slow) NOT AN OPTION was not after time over 1000m, striding the distance in 1:14.9, the final 600m in 43.8.  His Tuesday work was impressive and although he has to contend with an outside draw, he will be hard to beat.

OSAKA was another Te Rapa candidate, looking at peak fitness when leaving the 600m behind in 41.7.

SWEET ANNA and BONITA AURELIA matched strides from the 1000m in 1:9.2, finishing off in 39.7. TRUE ENOUGH, who failed to fire fresh up, returned the best gallop of the morning with UNITION over 1000m in 1:7.6, sprinting home in 38.5.

UNITION heads to Riccarton this weekend and should perform well.  PUYSEGUR, who will join UNITION for the trip south, was given a comfortable 600m in 42.1.

WALKIN’ BY was not tested over 600m in 40.9.  VERNANME came to the end of 1000m in 1:14.5 and 44.

Galloping on the sand, ROBUSTO left 1400m behind in 1.40, home in 42.1.  ALL BLACK BOURBON returned 41 for 600m.  FELAAR ran his last 600m in 42.7.

LINCOLN KING came in from the 600m in 41.9.  SHE’S APPLES was clocked 600m in 43.1.

MADAM HASS looked fit, running 600m in 40.1.  AMAL ROSE did similar work.  CONCERT HALL was in good form over 1400m, the final 600m in 39.9.

DEEP BEAUTY and MONLULA ran 1400m in 1.37 and 37.4.  SPLASH OF RED worked over 1200m in 1:24.4 and 40.  PLUCKY MISS returned 1.25 and 40.3 for 1200m.

Best from track | Te Rapa | Saturday | Race 8 at 4.43 pm | JF Grylls Memorial Classic | OSAKA

Track Work 20 October 2020

LOIRE, GALLARDO, SWEET ANNA and BONITA AURELIA were among several good gallops this morning.

Working on a dead No.4 grass, LOIRE edged ahead of GALLARDO at the completion of 1000m in a smart 1:4.7, sprinting the final 600m in 36.9.

SWEET ANNA and BONITA AURELIA matched strides from the 1200m in 1:22.1, the last 600m in 38.1.  Both were full of running through the line.

Impressive last start winner NOT AN OPTION and PUYSEGUR were in good form from the 1200m, clocked in 1:20.7, dashing the last 600m in 37.

LOOSE CANNON, who has been returning nice work over recent weeks, had LOCOMOTION for a companion from the 800m in 52.6, home in 38.4.  CONCERT HALL looked fit, coming in from the 1200m in 1:23.9 and 39.

AMAL ROSE left 1200m behind in 1:23.1, the concluding 600m in 39.8.  OSAKA was not pushed but looked at peak fitness, running 1200m in 1:23.8, finishing off in 40.3.

VERNANME came to the end of 1000m in 1.9 and 39.3.  BOURBONAIRE and ALL BLACK BOURBON were timed the last 1000m in 1.9.5 and 40.

ATISHU and ASPIRING worked well together over 1000m in 1.8.4 and 39.1.  YATIMA ran 1200m in 1.21.3, home in 38.3.

TELLALL and FOUR QUEENS cut out 1000m in 1:10.5, home in 40.  MADAM HASS caught the eye with excellent work over 1000m in 1:6.3, sprinting the 600m in 36.6.

CAMPARI followed with an easy 1000m in 1:10.5 and 40.1.  UNITION and ENJOY THE SHOW matched motors from the 1200m in 1:20.8 and 37.8.  ROBUSTO left 1200m behind in 1:20.4, home in 38.5.

SHE’S APPLES did well from the 1000m in 1.7, the concluding 600m in 38.5.  FELAAR came in from 1200m in 1.22 and 39.3.

ISOLA SACRA and GLOBAL CURRENCY cut out 1200m in 1:23.9 and 39.4.  NOMOATHAJ impressed over 1000m in 1.5, home in 38.

CRAFTY JESS and RHAEGAR were another pair to work well over 1200m in 1.20, sprinting home in 37.4.  LINCOLN KING was given an easy 1000m in 1:12.6 and 41.5.  RAPOSA RAPIDA followed with similar work.

Working on the grass (dead), RUIZ maintained a strong pace from the 1000m in 1.3.4, dashing the 600m in 35.6.  FLASH WARRIOR and TIVAAN WARRIOR ran a fast 1000m in 1:3.9 and 35.7.

CURIOUS GEORGE and UNACCEPTABLE came in from the 1000m in 1.6, home in 36.5.  HEROIC WARRIOR and CHEROKEE WARRIOR did well over 1000m in 1:5.9, sprinting the 600m in 37.2.