Track Work, – Thursday, 8th November

Bravado looked ready to exit maiden class at Te Rapa this weekend when working well at Cambridge today.

Galloping on a good plough Bravado (Hughes) and Black Hennessy (Gatu) ran the last 600m of 1000m in 34.9.    Both travelled sweetly throughout. 

Last start winner Tilda (Browne) worked nicely alongside Revolt (Ormsby) over 1200m in 1:17.3, sprinting the 600m in 35.6.  Our Supernova (Shaw) left 1000m behind in 1:6.5, finishing off in 39.  C’est Magnifique (Macfarlane) was clocked from the 1400m in 1:39.1, the concluding 600m in 40.2.   Aurora Lights (Harris) was firmly held from the 1000m in 1:11, the last 600m in 41.

Lost World (Roustoby) worked well alongside a Chinese Dragon gelding (German) when running 1000m in 1:5.1, the last 600m in 37.   Single Currency (Gatu) looked at peak fitness for Te Rapa when completing 1000m with Handsome Mates (Hughes) in 1:3, sprinting the last 600m in 36.1.  Matamata Mak (Hutton) and Vaayla (Orting) cut out 800m in 50.5.

Coogee Flyer (medium weight) ran the last 600m of his work in 43.  Divine Spice (McNab) was given an easy task over 1000m in 1:14, the final section in 40.4.   Misstrum (Dalley) worked over 1200m in 1:17.4 and 38 for the 600m.   Savour The Moment (Shaw) came to the end of 600m in 39.3.   Pouri Chimes (Ormsby) and Miss Memo (Browne) were paired over 1000m in 1:8, finishing off in 38.8.   On The Level (Roustoby) strode 1200m in 1:19.3, sprinting the final 600m in 36.9.

Feel One (Donoghue) was untroubled to run 600m in 43.3.   Are You Devious (Shaw) sprinted 600m in 38.4. 

Working on the sand Rollout The Carpet (Du Plessis) was sent 1000m in 1:6.5, the last 600m in 40.1. 

Galloping on a firm No.1 grass Veyron (Norvall) looked in great order when completing 1000m in 1:6.3, the final 600m in 43.  He was eased up short of the line.

Te Rapa selections -  Race 1  A Beautiful Knight, Zaragoza, Matamata Mak;   Race 2  Bravado,  Victory Gold, Impel;   Race 3  Almon, Le Choix, Ididit;   Race 4  Thunderbird One, The Shackler, Our Zara;   Race 5  Green Easy, The Hotz, Coogee Flyer;   Race 6  Aurora Lights, Taaxman, Galaxy   Rose;   Race 7  C’est Magnifiaue, Savanah Rush, Xalted;   Race 8   Antonio Lombardo, Aspinal, Single Currency;   Race 9  Irish Encoe, Pocket Diary, Trendy;   Race 10  Barbaric, Mosh Pit, Witz End;   Race 11  Chill Bill, Brave Centaur, Le Moussier;  

Best Bet  – Thunderbird One 

Track  Tip – He’s Remarkable, Melbourne – Quality galloper at peak fitness

Outsider – Siem Reap