Stable Runners For Craig Widdison For Echuca On Sunday

May 27, 2017

Team Widdison will supply two runners to the Echuca race club meeting on Sunday, May 28 with overcast conditions supporting a 10 race card.

The first of the stable runners will see Cochranes Gap compete in race three in The Murphy's turf and landscaping maiden plate over 1400 m with Nick Souquet to ride the runner returning from a spell.

4 COCHRANES GAP (Blks)
5 year old chestnut gelding (21-10-2011) Sire: Written Tycoon Dam: Cormeyer (Mustin Lake (USA)) View Pedigree Report
Breeder: Mr G Lewis
Owners: G D Jarvis, M W Jarvis, T K Cutler & Swill Pit Racing (Mgr: A J Haining)
Colours: Orange And Purple Checks, Yellow Sleeves, Orange Cap
Gear Changes: Ear Muffs (Pre-Race Only) FIRST TIME, Nose Roll OFF FIRST TIME

Trainer: Craig Widdison (Wodonga) Jockey: Nick Souquet 58.5kg Barrier:2

Cochranes Gap is a five-year-old chestnut gelding having raced on six occasions with the latest at Wangaratta on November 21 finishing midfield 8 of 16 with Robert Beattie aboard arriving 5.60 lengths behind Hard Go Jo.

Race eight will see the Ferrari Building & Maintenance BM64 handicap over 1400 m with Lord Laurie to be ridden by Nick Souquet, jumping from barrier five in a field of 14.

7 LORD LAURIE (Blks)
3 year old bay gelding (15-9-2013) Sire: Magnus Dam: Embers (Al Hareb (USA)) View Pedigree Report
Breeder: Mr R H Sloane
Owners: R H Sloane & Mrs S M Sloane
Colours: Green, White Hoops, Blue Sleeves And Cap

Trainer: Craig Widdison (Wodonga) Jockey: Nick Souquet 57.5kg

Lord Laurie is a three-year-old Bay gelding having raced on 11 occasions for one win and six placings earning prize money exceeding $29,000.

When last in competition he raced at Wagga on May 4, finishing third of 12 with Brody Loy the pilot arriving 1.87 lengths behind the winner Hay Now over the 1400m trip.

Best of luck to connections with their runners at Echuca on Sunday