Trackwork – Tuesday, 13th August 2013

Sangster, who begins a fresh campaign in Saturday’s Foxbridge Plate at Te Rapa, worked nicely alongside stablemate El Roca at Cambridge today.

Galloping on a heavy No.4 grass Sangster (Young) and El Roca (Kuru) matched strides from the 1000m in 1:5.9, completing the final 600m in 40.1. Both were full of running at the line. El Roca, who has performed well at trials, makes his race debut at Taupo on Monday.

Working on the No.1 grass Dundeel (Murphy) and Orion (Hutton) were on terms throughout 1200m in 1:25.6, the 1000m in 1:6.6 and the concluding section in 37.9.

Galloping on the No.2 grass Alt Control (Harrison) and Bachelor Zeel (Berg) worked nicely together from the 1000m in 1:5.2, sprinting the 600m in 39.6. Atlante  (Murphy) and Snave (Hutton) were sent 1200m in 1:22.8, finishing off in 39.1. Dubai Wolf (Harris) was timed from the 600m in 41. River City (medium weight) strode 1000m in 1:9.8, the 600m in 41.6. Tyson (Warren) left 1000m behind in 1:5.2 and 40. Recession Proof (Shaw) completed an easy 1200m,  running the last 600m in 40.9. Heart Of Darkness (Harris) followed with similar work. Sandy Star (Gatu) came to the end of 1200m in 1:23.2, the last 600m in 41. Identity (Natalie) and Bluesky (McIlroy) were paired over an easy 1000m in 1:13.2, finishing off in 43.8, and Apache Taat (Tiko) was timed from the 600m in 38.9.