RANDWICK R6 - HEINEKEN 3 AUSTRALIAN OAKS (2400 METRES):
Some query on how hard they'll go but the bolter of the field 15. Happy Every Day should get the chance to take up the running which she has done in 4 of 11 career starts, including over 1300m. 5. Maracaibo and 12. Mrs Madrid will both be rolling forward from outside alleys and 6. Aliferous was a beneficiary off a colder ride last start but was positive prior to that. With a bit of that speed ot her outside, 2. Aristia should be able to lob close and with cover.
3. FRANKELY AWESOME ($6.00) thankfully have skipped the week back-up into the Derby as there was an indication she could be the superior stayer amongst these when grinding home in the Vinery. The whole prep has been geared towards this and that Kembla run when off the bit early, screamed an Oaks filly to my eye. Her racing pattern is tricky but Bowman may able to settle her a few pairs closer from the better gate.
1. VERRY ELLEEGANT ($1.70) simply on ability the best horse in the field but $1.70 off the Vinery win where everything went right and ...