Mr Fergus To Team Up With Craig Newitt At Echuca On Monday

Jun 25, 2017

Stable runner Mr Fergus will compete on the Echuca Racing Club card on Monday, June 26 with nine events to be run racing on a current good (4).

The single stable runner will see Mr Fergus having career start number three in the EMPD three-year-old maiden plate over 1400m, carrying a Super Vobis Bonus for qualified horses, Craig Newitt will ride jumping from barrier five with a field of 14 to compete.

4 MR FERGUS (Blks) Super Vobis Bonus Scheme
3 year old bay gelding (23-9-2013) Sire: Street Boss (USA) Dam: Spur Reef (IRE) (Flying Spur) View Pedigree Report
Breeder: Jacka Investments Pty Ltd
Owners: Jacka Investments Pty Ltd (Mgr: Mrs H M Mcphee)
Colours: Black And Pink Checks, Black Sleeves, Pink Cap
Gear Changes: Blinkers FIRST TIME, Tongue Tie FIRST TIME, Winkers OFF FIRST TIME

Mr Fergus has raced on two previous occasions for one placing earning prize money exceeding $3000.

A 3-year-old Bay gelding by Street Boss out of Spur Reef he last presented himself at Wangaratta on June 6, finishing fifth of 12 with Craig Newitt the pilot landing 3.65 lengths behind Powers Lookout over the 1400m trip in a time of 1:27.15.

Best of luck to connections with their runner at Echuca on Monday.

Racecourse Location - Corner Scott Road and Murray Valley Highway

Kms - from Melbourne228kms (2.5 hours)

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