Stable Runners For Craig Widdison At Wodonga On Monday

Aug 13, 2017

Monday, 14 August will see racing at the Wodonga and District turf club, with the meeting take place with current heavy conditions, Craig Widdison will supply runners to that meeting.

7 BLAZE OF GLORY
4 year old chestnut mare (23-10-2013) Sire: Keep the Faith Dam: Tottenham Girl (Dash for Cash) View Pedigree Report
Breeder: Rick Smith Bloodstock Australia Pty Ltd
Owners: A Coyne, Mrs C Coyne, J K Murnane, Mrs D Murnane, R Kiddle, D Traeger, S Irish, D Morris, T Barrow, D Kirley, P Prentice, W Oliver, L J Mccarthy, J F Mccarthy, R Gray, Runs Lika Deere (Mgr: C J Ludeman), S H R Racing (Mgr: R Willcox) & Back Blaze Drink For Dayz (Mgr: Mrs K Chomatek)
Colours: Red, Aqua Star, Diagonal Striped Sleeves, Red Cap, Aqua Stars

Race 2 on the program will see Blaze Of Glory compete at career start number 2, to be ridden by Nick Souquet to ride jumping from barrier five.

Blaze Of Glory is a four-year-old chestnut mare who was last seen at Echuca, finishing seven of 12 on July 10 with Ms Linda Meach aboard arriving 6.95 lengths behind Potemkin.

Charlie's Hero is down to race in race 3/1400m, though is currently the second emergency drawing barrier 14.

6 CHARLIE’S HERO (Blks)
5 year old bay gelding (16-11-2012) Sire: Testafiable Dam: Asquith (Rare Pearl (FR)) View Pedigree Report
Breeder: Mr R C Curr
Owners: Mrs K L Widdison, M W Mccormick, Mrs M E McCormick, D Sparks, G Smuts, J Egan, J Merkel, N Eddy, G Smith, D Beugelaar, P Power, S Chater, R C Curr & L R Curr, M P P C Racing (Mgr: S Mildren)
Colours: Red, Aqua Star, Diagonal Striped Sleeves, Red Cap, Aqua Stars
Gear Changes: Blinkers FIRST TIME, Tongue Tie FIRST TIME

Last time out the runner finished eighth of 12 at the Sunshine Coast arriving 10.2 lengths behind the winner, Nelumbo and gets a crack in the new yard after formally being trained out of the Symons/Laxon yard.

Charlie's Hero resumes with blinkers for the first time, having not raced for 371 days (30/9/2016), though interestingly enough six horses (half the field) from his previous race have since gone on to win.

9 STEVE’S CHOICE
6 year old chestnut mare (6-9-2011) Sire: Written Tycoon Dam: Magic By Gosh (Magic Albert) View Pedigree Report
Breeder: Mr P F McLaren
Owners: D R Baxter
Colours: Red, Aqua Star, Diagonal Striped Sleeves, Aqua Stars Cap
Gear Changes: Cheekers OFF FIRST TIME, Tongue Tie FIRST TIME

Steve's Choice will compete in a be 58 handicap over 1200 m with Daniel Moor aboard jumping from barrier nine with a field of 12 to run.

Steve's Choice was last seen competing in a barrier trial at Wagga on August 1 finishing fourth of seven on a heavy 10 with Ms Chelsea Macfarlane the pilot arriving 0.99 lengths behind the winner Marco Man in a heat time of 1:03.99.

4 BABY ZARA (Blks)
5 year old bay mare (18-9-2012) Sire: Man of Illusion Dam: Brittany Miss (Mister C. (USA)) View Pedigree Report
Breeder: Greta West Stud
Owners: B B Dwyer, G Sutherland, Ms G Pattison, M Coates & Ms C J Campbell
Colours: Red, Aqua Star, Diagonal Striped Sleeves, Aqua Stars Cap

The final stable runner will compete in race seven with Baby Zara to run in the Eskimo Joe at Telstra Wodonga Gold Cup BM58 handicap over 1400 m with Chris Caserta aboard jumping from a horrendous barrier seven.

Baby Zara is a five your old bay mare who was last seen winning at Wodonga on July 22 when competing over 1400 m on a heavy eight landed the prize with Ms Chelsea Macfarlane the pilot arriving 2.25 lengths in advance of He's Got Spunk in a time of 129.62.

Best of luck to all connected on Monday.