Track Work 12 December 2019

QUEEN OF DIAMONDS looks set to return to winning form in Saturday’s Cal Isuzu Stakes at Te Rapa this weekend, after completing her final work.

Galloping on the plough, QUEEN OF DIAMONDS shaded race rival HINERANGI at the completion of 1200m, run in 1.20, sprinting the last 600m in 37.1. She has had two runs this time in and with the ace draw and the step up to 1600m, she will be right in the finish.

CRAFTY JESS, an unlucky runner at her most recent start and SAVASTEP, worked in well from the 1000m, completing the final 600m in 38.2.

ONLY IN JAKARTA strode in from the 1000m in 1.10, finishing off in 41.1. AMERICAN PRINCESS looked a two year old of above average ability. She was traveling sweetly at the end of her work, running the 600m in 37.3. She will make her debut at Te Rapa and will prove hard to beat.

LIONIZE was timed from the 600m in 41. HYPNOS looked in good order when coming in from the 600m in 40.3.

VIN DE DANCE was timed from the 1000m in 1:8.6 and 38.9. DIAMONDS GALORE and MONGOLIAN MARSHAL were in good form from the 1200m, run in 1:21.1, home in 39.9.

APELLIDO and SHOWBEEL matched strides from the 1200m, in an easy 1:27.1, the last 600m in 40.8. MONGOLIAN HEAVEN and BERGAMOT came to the end of 1200m in 1:25.4 and 41.

BOLT FROM THE BLUE was timed from the 600m in 39.2. CONCERT HALL was in good form throughout 1400m, completing the final 600m in 38.6.

SHENANIGANS followed with 1200m, run in 1.21 and 41.1. LINCOLN KING came in comfortably from the 600m in 42.5.

CAMPARI was well held from the 600m in 43.6. PRETTY TO SEA cut out the last 600m of easy work in 42.5. LANDRY was timed 600m in 39.

PRINCE ALBERT ran in from the 600m in 43. ARTISTE ran 1000m in 1:8.2 and 39.4. DECLARADA was clocked from the 600m in 39.8.

DAM RELIABLE and CARIBBEAN ROSE were on terms at the end of a smart 1000m in 1.4, sprinting the 600m in 37.

Track tip | Te Rapa | Race 7 at 3.44 pm | Group 3 Sky City Hamilton Waikato Cup | STROLLING VAGABOND