Track Work – Tuesday, 24 January 2012

Trentham Desert Gold Stakes candidate Pussy O’Reilly returned excellent work when galloping with stable mate Zankuro at Cambridge this morning.  

On a fast plough Pussy O’Reilly, with race day rider James McDonald aboard, held a slight advantage over Zankuro (Nicholson) at the completion of 1000m in 1.00, dashing the final 600m in 35.3.   Pussy O’Reilly looks in first class order for the Group 3 feature this weekend.

Twighlight Savings (Orting) and Beejay Belle (Houston) sprinted 600m in 35.9.  AB O’Reilly (Gatu) kept up a solid gallop over 1000m in 1:1, finishing off in 35.2.  Oak Park (German) worked nicely alongside La Nouage (Patterson) over 1200m in 1:19.6, the 600m in 36.

The Original (McNab) and Divine Spice (Shaw) worked in from the 1200m in 1:21, the 600m in 38.1.  Silent Achiever (Dally) was sent 1800m, the final 1400m in 1:38.4, the last 600m in 41.   Split Second (Andrew), an impressive last start winner, had Exquisite Choice (McShane) for a companion over 1400m in 1:32.7, coming home in 36.9.  Luminova (Vennendahl) ran 1200m in 1:22, the last 600m in 40.  Miss Isle (Anna) and a Keeper colt (Sarah) worked in from the 600m in 38.3.  Palemo (Ormsby) and Despereaux (Forbes) cut out a smart 1400m in 1:30.7, coming home in 36.8.   Dreamcatcher (Dally) and Rasteau (McFarlane) were paired over 1200m in 1:18.6 and 37.1.  

Lady Kipling (Orting) and Queen of Pops (Roustoby) were on terms over 600m in 37.7.  Platinum Playboy (Waters) ran 600m in 37.8.  One Hip Chick and Moira, both medium weighted, came to the end of 1200m in 1:25, quickening over the final 600m in 36.1.   Snagglepuss (Gatu) and Bright Dragon (Woods) returned 1:4.8 for 1000m, the last 600m in 36.3.  Joy (McFarlane) and Sea Dragon (Wheels) were clocked from the 800m in 52.1.   Are You Devious (McNab) was let off with a three-quarter pace 1000m, completing the last 600m in 41.5. 

Guns at Five (Gatu) maintained a solid gallop over 1600m in 1:44.5, finishing off with a strong 600m in 36.7.  Kaap Diva (Hayley) ran 1000m in 1:14, the last 600m in 43.2.  La Vienne (Andrew) returned 1:22.9 for 1200m, the concluding 600m in 39.3.  Testimonial Mak (Roustoby) and Massive Night (Orting) left 1200m behind in 1:24.9 and 37.  Aquaphobia (Emma) followed in 1:18.3 and 36.9.   

My Karamia (Melena) returned 51.7 for 800m.  Carrick (Ormsby) cut out 1200m in 1:21.8, the 600m in 39.  Boomchuckalucka (McShane) was sent an easy 600m in 45.  Lucky Spirit (Gatu) impressed over 1000m in 1:2.8, the 600m in 35.4.  Shantaraan (Gately) and Leadership (Doyle) ran the final 1000m of 1200m in 1:7.8, finishing off in 38.4 and Butcher’s Daughter (Ivil) completed 1000m in 1:3.3, the  last 600m in 36.2.