Track Work – Tuesday, 21 February

Sangster, who is about to embark on an Australian campaign, left no doubts about his fitness when returning excellent work at Cambridge today.     

Galloping on the outside of a firm No.1 grass Sangster (Young) was travelling strongly throughout 1400m in 1:32.6, the last 1000m in 1:2.7 and the concluding 600m in 35.6.  He has derived much benefit from his recent fresh-up run.

Working on a good plough Lemonade (Backstrom) completed the quickest sectional of the morning when sprinting 600m in 35.1 after starting from the 1000m.  He’s Remarkable (Dally) looked ready for immediate racing when running 1200m in 1:26, finishing off in 39.3.  He is booked to have the first start of a fresh campaign on March 21 over 1400m in the Newmarket Handicap at Broadmeadows racecourse in Newcastle, in New South Wales.

Beejay Belle (Houston) and Paragleni (German) returned 1:4 for 1000m, the last 600m in 36.6.    Dreamcatcher (Dally) left 1200m behind in 1:17.8, the final 1000m in 1:3.   Boomchuckaluka (McShane) did well to return 1:18.9 for 1200m, the last 600m in 35.2.     

C’est Magnifique (Macfarlane) strode 1200m in 1:26.5, finishing off in 41.4.   Zurella (Bates) and stable mate Artistic (Jago) matched strides from the 1200m in 1:20, sprinting the 600m in 35.8.   Start Packing (Kayla) came to the end of 1200m in 1:22, the 600m in 39.4.    Divine Spice (Shaw) ran 1000m in 1:7, the final 600m in 39.   La Vienne (Dally) kept up a good clip over 1400m in 1:32, sprinting home in 36.4.

Imagine (McShane) followed with 1200m in 1:22.2, the 600m in 38.4.   Watch King (German) and Catalan King (Orting) sprinted 800m in 52.5.  La Grande Dame (McQuarters) and Kaapdiva (Holloway) strode comfortably from the 1200m in 1:25, the 600m in 39.1.  

Go Lucky (Kayla) returned 40.9 for 600m.  Platinum Playboy (Holmes) ran the last 600m of 1000m in 36.9.  Bob Valdez (Woods) completed 1400m in 1:35, the 600m in 37.6.    Insurgent (McShane) left the 1400m at three quarter pace and ran the last 600m in 40.6.   Savanah Dancer (Burgess) returned 39 for 600m.  Selador (Houston) came to the end of 600m in 39.   Hurricane Mickey (Roustoby) and Done Deal (Orting) ran 600m in 38.   Miss Jay Bee Belle (Emma) ran the last 600m of 800m in 37.8.   

Soldier’s Leap (Macfarlane) did well over 1200m in 1:16.1, being joined by Sea Dragon (McShane) at the 800m and coming in from the 600m in 35.6.    Grande Bellizza (Shaw) returned 1:22 for 1200m, finishing off in 37.1.  Maythehorsebemagic (Moki) looked at peak fitness when working over 1600m in 1:40.4, dashing the last 600m in 35.8.  Floreat Days (McNab) ran an easy 1000m in 1:10, the last 600m in 41.

Blue Nile (Roustoby) and Passalente (Orting) came to the end of 1000m in 1:9.6 and 40.7.   Darci Divine (Young) and a Storming Home gelding (Hayley) were paired over 1000m in 1:8.2 and 38.9.   La Nuage (Orting) sprinted 800m in 50.7.   Hoxo (medium) weight was let off with three quarter pace 800m.  San D’or (Woods) ran 1000m in 1:8.3 and 38.4.  Rock Express (Holmes) and a Keeninsky gelding (Barkla) sprinted 600m in 36.5.   Island Star and He Sure Is, both medium weighted, covered 1000m in 1:10, the last 600m in 42.2.