Race 3 - (1400 METRES) - EL VINCITORE - 2nd. Trainer: Maher & Eustace.
Still very new to it all and following an encouraging debut at Pakenham was the off the bit a long way out here, laid out in the straight which has cost him in the end and still without really balancing up, was the run of the race. Half brother to a dual WA Derby & Oaks winner in Grand Journey, this 3yo will get better over more ground and I wouldn't be surprised if the blinkers went on next start going to a mile.
Race 8 - (1400 METRES) - PAMANDO - 4th. Trainer: John McArdle.
Is limited but no doubting she's tough and in at the right time of the year given her rating. Wasn't suited to how this was run at all with the winner dictating but despite spotting race fitness to all those around her, it was a sound first up effort and is in her element when allowed to roll forward at around a mile and potentially a little further this prep. Might need one more and can then string a few together around BM64-BM70 level.
Race 4 - (2200 METRES) - BAJAN GOLD - 4th. Trainer: Chris Waller.
Import that was crying out for this trip and probably should have won in the end but given the way he was able to pick up again, he'd be winning a similar race next start wi...