Track Work 16 June 2020

Several horses showed their readiness for the country’s first gallop meeting since lockdown, with nice work on the plough.

DIVINE DIVE from the Tony Pike barn, looked fit for Counties this Saturday when timed, the final 600m of 800m in 37.6. He was an easy winner at the recent Te Rapa trials and has a handy fresh up record.

RED BEACH, who was an impressive winner at the Te Rapa trials, had the measure of stablemate QIJI MELODY at the completion of a solid 1000m in 1:4.3, sprinting the final 600m in 37.2.

FERINDI, another Tony Pike trained successor at the Te Rapa trials, looked in excellent order when coming in easily from the 600m in 42. RIVERFALLS, RIPPER OF A DREAM and SHE’S A LADY left 1200m behind in 1:27.1, quickening from the 600m in 38.5.

LORD SEIFERT and SPRING DELIGHT hit the line together at the completion of 1000m in 1:7.2, finishing off in 38.3. CRAFTY JESS and ELLE EYE ARE held a slight advantage over PEARLESCENCE over 1200m in 1:22.7, the last 600m in 38.

LADYLAX did well on her own from the 1200m in 1:21 and 38.2. CYBER ATTACK enhanced his weekend chances with a nice relaxed workout, running his final 600m in 39.5.

WILD LIKE was clocked from the 600m in 40. TIPICAL followed in 40.5.

ARATAI returned 41.2 from the 600m. DANCINGINTHESTREET and SAVABEEL|DREAMER were given an easy 600m in 43.1.

SAVABEEL|KASHMIR ran 600m in 43.2. SHERRIF cut out 600m in 43.5. TABATA strode 800m in 58, RISING STEPS was sent 500m, the last 400m in 29.8. IFFRAAJ|ROC DE CHINE was clocked from the 600m in 43.5.

SHOCKING|SHANZAM was kept under a firm hold over 600m in 45.2. DUNHILL and the SHOWCASING|MISS ELLIOT filly from the Stephen Marsh stable ran in from the 600m in 42.4.

LADY LIRA and MALIK returned 1:7.3 for the 1000m, home in 38. SAVASTEP was timed over 600m in 39. QUEEN OF HEARTS ran 600m in 39.9, KING’S CROSS left 600m behind in 41.3. LONDON BANKER, who is coming to hand well, was not after time over 600m in 45.

PINEAPPLE LUMP ran the final 600m of work in 41.1. SUMMER WARRIOR looked well when completing 1200m in 1.22.4, finishing off in 39.

On the No2 grass (good) JUST TREASURE was most impressive when maintaining a strong gallop from the 1000m in 1.2, dashing the last 600m in 35.