Trackwork at Pukekura Raceway
Tuesday 26th September 2017
Course Proper. Track Heavy. Markers out 4m
Time honours of the morning went to Iskintaatledo who ran an easy 1000m sprinting the last 600m in 39.4. Another win is just around the corner.
The Marilyn Paewai pair of Rosewood and Batchelor Babe did nice work quickening the 600m in 39.9. They are in great form.
The good mare New York Minute was partnered by Red Rascal over 1000m, the last 600m in 40.3. She will get conditions to like on Saturday.
Turncoat and Valencia from the Sharrock Barn worked very well over 1000m the last 600m in 40.8. Valencia is a big chance on the home track Saturday.
The Janelle Milllar pair of Hard To Be Humble and Time Bomb worked over a mile, the 600m in 41.1. They are both good chances this Saturday.
A Good Deal and Lucky Unicorn, trained by Ilone Kelly, ran 1200m, the last 600 in 40.8. It was strong work.
From the Patterson Barn Woodbine Lad was accompanied from an unnamed Keeper gelding. They weren’t after time, running 42.1 for the final 600m of a steady 1000m gallop.
The Richard McCracken trained maiden Tom Lyford was not timed, but pleased the trainer with the way he handled the track. He make line up on Saturday too.
On the sand the Wheeler jumpers were out in force running 3 laps before sprinting the last 600m. Their times were Macklemore & Cavalry 40.4, Yardstick & Fair Script 40.5. They go to Te Aroha on Sunday.
Other times for the final 600m on the same were Hoist 41.1. Irish Flame & Capblamo 40.9, and Vencedora 39.5. Irish Flame looks improved by its first up run.
BROUGHT TO YOU BY next race day at Pukekura Raceway, Xtreme Race Day Saturday 30th September.