Track Work – Tuesday, 9 July 2013

Handsome Mates worked nicely during a quiet session at Cambridge today

Galloping on the outside of a heavy No.2 Grass, Handsome Mates (Gatu) left 1200m behind in 1:21.9, sprinting the last 600m in 39.1.   He was travelling strongly at the finish.    Sharakti (Hutton) and Diamond Edge (German) matched strides from the 1000m in 1:8.9, the 600m in 41.

Former Wellington Guineas winner, Barside (Young), who is coming to hand well in a fresh campaign, completed 600m with Borret Boy (McNab) in 39.9.    Astin Martin (Staples) and Damewithnoname (McIlroy) ran an easy 600m in 43.1.   Brompton (Satherley) and Carbide (Murphy) were paired over 1200m in 1:19.6, coming home in 39.7.   Taking the Mickey (Donoghue) came to the end of 1200m in 1:21.2, the concluding 600m in 39.5.     Nancy Lee (Cropp) cut out 1000m in 1:8.3, coming home in 39.8.

Galloping on the sand, Are You Devious (Shaw) coasted 600m in 44.9.  Thunderbird One (Burgess) and Keepit (German) were sent 800m in 53.2.   A High Chaparral gelding (Shaw) and a Faltaat   gelding (Harris) ran 600m in 45.   And a Pentire filly (Shaw) from the Marsh stable completed a comfortable 600m in 45.3.