Track Work 22 December 2016

MISS BUMBLEBEE looks set to break maiden ranks after returning excellent work at Cambridge this morning. Galloping on the plough, MISS BUMBLEBEE left 1000 behind in 1:07, sprinting the final 600 in 36.8.

TERRIFIQUE was another in good form when maintaining a strong gallop from the 1200 in 1:16.9, the final 600 in 36.9.

LADY LE FAY came to the end of 1400 in 1:38, the last 600 40.

VON TUNZELMAN left 1200 behind in 1:20.6, coming home in 38.2.

SCHIAPARELLI was clocked from the 1000 in 1:09.7, the 600 in 41. MYSTERY MAN and SOLDIERS FIELD followed in 1:09 and 40.

SACRED ELIXIR was given a comfortable workout over 600 in 43. SHOT IN THE DARK worked nicely alongside MARAINI over 1000 in 1:06, coming home in 37.3.

TWILIGHT REBEL and BLUE FLAG matched strides from the 1000 in 1:07.2 and 39.5.

CRAFTYEVA and EVA GODIVA were timed from the 600 in 41.3. STREET RANGER and BREAK MY STRIDE were clocked from the 600 in 39.1.

LADY ROSSA and AMAZING BEAUTY were on terms at the completion of 600 in 40.9.

JET CHARGED breezed up over 400 in 25.5. NOMISMA ran 600 in 39.

SNOWDROP cruised 1000 in 1:12.3 and 42.7. SACRED SURFER and NEEDLE POINT impressed over 600 in 39.7.

THEE AULD FLOOZIE strode comfortably from the 1000 in 1:14 and 42. ROMANTIC MAID and BOOMERANG came to the end of 1200 in 1:18.9 and 38.

COOL TART followed in 1:19.4 and 38.6. SKYWEKA ran 1000 in 1:07, coming home in 37.4.

Selections for the Auckland Racing Club’s meeting at Ellerslie are:
Race One: Serious Satire | Seventh Up | Irish Call.
Race Two: Stole The Show | Star Treasure | Sophie’s Choice.
Race Three: Dark Universe | Jon Snow | Our Sequoia.
Race Four: Hollywood Lass | Splurge | Shot In The Dark.
Race Five: Barnaby | Sacred Surfer | Heart Beat.
Race Six: Volpe Veloce | Glass Slipper | Bonneval.
Race Seven: Royal Success | Henree Winkler | Palace Rock.
Race Eight: Snowdrop | Snapshot | Speech Craft.
Race Nine: Volkstok’n’Barrell | Coldplay | Hasselhoof.
Race Ten: Arrow In The Sand | Verdi | Late Decision.

Best Bet: Seventh Up.
Outsider: Gifted Lad.