Trackwork – Thursday, 7/2/2013

Ultra-consistent   Lady Kipling rounded off her preparation for Saturday’s Darci Brahma International Stakes at Te Rapa on a good No.1 grass at Cambridge today.   

Lady Kipling (Murphy) was travelling sweetly at the completion of 1400m in 1:31.9, sprinting the final 600m in 36.7. She should cope with a rise in distance on Saturday and looks a strong chance.

Race rival Sangster (Young), who will have the services of Opie Bosson this week-end, enhanced his prospects with a strong gallop over 1400m in 1;30.4,the 1000 in 1.2.1 the final 600 in 36.2. Revolt (Browne) who ran an eye catching race in the Thorndon Mile last start was given a comfortable workout from the 1000m in 1.14.3 concluding the section in 39.4. More than Scared (Smith) worked well from the 1000m in 1.7.3 increasing from 600 in 36.1. Silent Achiever (Dally) strode comfortably from the 1200m in 1;24.1 and 39.4.

Galloping on a good number two grass with the markers out 7 metres last start winner Sarah Pour (Dillon) impressed when covering 1000m in 58.2 dashing the final 600 in 34.7. Oak Park (Hutton) travelled nicely throughout 800 in 52. Monkey Rock (Stam) was sent 1000m in 1;5 the 600 in 37.6. Usanity(Carlson) sprinting the last 600 m of work in 36. Veldt (German) followed with 600m in 35.9. Decorah (Hutton) was let off with a three quarter pace workout over 800m.

Working on the sand Here To Eternity (German) Neo (Orting) sprinted 400 m together in 27. Catalan King (Hutton) completed 800 in 54.3.and Diademe (Orting)ran 400m in 27.2.

Te Rapa

R 1 Usanity, Savabella Rose, Duke   Ellington.

R 2 Summer Rose, Exabelle, Lok’n’kay.

R 3 Devour, Astute and Agile, Ready to Rumble.

R 4 Andrassy, Cops ‘n Coyote, Juliaan.

R 5 Fix, Abidewithme, More Than Sacred.

R 6 Guess What, C’est Magnifique, Ana Marea.

R 7 Lady Kipling, Sangster, Revolt,

R 8 Skysoblue, Medici, Dancing Chief.

R 9 Xanadu, Fleur de Lune, Guiseppina.

R 10 Zonza, Pinzaara, Schooner Bay.

Best Bet: Zonza.

Track tip: Lady Kipling. At peak fitness. Should cope with extra distance.

Outsider: Monkey Rock.