Track Work 28 February 2017

Four of the five Baker-Forsman trained runners in this weekend’s Telecom New Zealand Derby galloped this morning.

Working on the plough, HIGHLAD and MONGOLIAN WOLF were in excellent form from the 1400m, completing the 1200m in 1:19.3, sprinting the final 600m in 36.4.

CAMINO ROCOSSO and JON SNOW were next out but no less impressive when working in from the 1200m in 1:18.7 and home in 36.5. MONGOLIAN LEGEND, who raced on Saturday, did not gallop this morning but will take his place in the Derby field.

HONEY RIDER and SARACINO were on terms from the 1000m in 1:7.2 sprinting the last 600m in 37.

SPROCKET and ELEONORA were clocked from the 600m in 37.9. FAST AND FURIOUS and SACRED WAY maintained a solid pace over 1200m in 1:16.9 dashing the final section in 35.9.

CHENILLE came to the end of 1200m in 1:22.2 and 38.1. PACKING TYCOON was timed from the 600m in 38.8.

FRANCALETTA and MIME worked well together from the 1000m sprinting the last 600m in 36.5. BLIZZARD was not fully extended over 800m the last 600m in 40.4.

TERRIFIQUE, who ran an encouraging second at Te Rapa last start came to the end of 1000m in 1:8.2 and 39.2.

CLEAR THE WAY and ROYAL FASHION sprinted in from the 600m in 36.3. NEEDLEPOINT and SACRED RHYTHM cut out 1200m in 1:20 and 38.4.

KILLARNEY looked at peak fitness when returning 1:4 for 1000m coming home in 37.1. SCARLET SECRET ran 600m in42.

SEIZE THE MOMENT followed in 41.3. ENCHANTING BEAUTY ran 600m in 41. THEE AULD FLOOZIE was sent 800m the final 600m in 40.2.

RUUD NOT TOO was timed from the 600m in 41.7. ROCANTO did similar work.

MARK TWO and CAMPARI breezed up over 400m in a comfortable 30.4. JA JA BINKS and PRIMROSE HILL ran an easy 1000m on 1: 11 and 40.

NICOLETTA and BONNIEVAL were in good form over 1000m in 1:5.7 the last section in 36.9. ZACADA ran a solid 1200m in 1:17 the final 600m in 37.1.

RED SKY AT NIGHT and BOTANIC reeled off 600m 39.3. DEVICE was timed from the 600m in 38.2.

HARDCASE came in from the 600m in 39.3. COOL TART was sent 1400m in 1:39 and home in 39.3.

PACORUS ran the last 1400m of 2000m in 1:38.2 finishing off in 39. IWANNADANCELIKEHIM and ENOUGH come to the end of 1000m in 1:7 and 39.

RUBY BLOOM strode 1000m in 1:15 and 42.6.

this weekend.