Stable Runners For Craig Widdison At Albury On Saturday

Dec 15, 2017

The Craig Widdison Yard will supply a number of runners to Albury on Saturday, December 16 with unsettled conditions forecast racing on a current good 4.

RACE 2 - ALBURY - SATURDAY 16 DECEMBER, 2017 - ACCEPTANCES

2:06pm - Boss Better Living Systems Mdn - Good(4) - 1400m - $20,000
Maiden, Handicap (Min HCP Wgt: 55.00) - +1m entire

1. Mr Fergus

BARRIER: 11 AGE: 4yo SEX: g PRIZE: $6,200

WEIGHT: 59kg COLOUR: b WIN%: 0%

JOCKEY: N Souquet SIRE: Street Boss (USA) PLACE%: 67%

TRAINER: C D Widdison at Wodonga DAM: Spur Reef (IRE) (by Flying Spur) API: 2.1

COLOURS: Black and pink checks, black sleeves, pink cap

OWNERS: Jacka Investments Pty Ltd (Mgr: Mrs H M McPhee)

WINS:

CAREER: 3:0-0-2

The first of the stable runners will enter in race two with Mr Fergus to be ridden by Nick Souquet jumping from barrier 11 with the four-year-old gelding returning from a spell.

He was last seen finishing third of 10/1400 m at Echuca in a maiden and won't be far away in the running, having placed first time out previously.

Race three will see 2 Widdison prepared runners compete over 1400 m with Canova to be ridden by Carly Frater-Hill and Cochranes Gap to be ridden by Stacey Metcalfe jumping from an awkward barrier 15.

RACE 3 - ALBURY - SATURDAY 16 DECEMBER, 2017 - ACCEPTANCES

2:41pm - Pinners Refrigeration Hcp-C1 - Good(4) - 1400m - $20,000
Class 1, Handicap (Min HCP Wgt: 54.00) - +1m entire

9. Canova

BARRIER: 12 AGE: 8yo SEX: g PRIZE: $29,935

WEIGHT: 54.5kg COLOUR: br WIN%: 4%

JOCKEY: Carly Frater-Hill (a) SIRE: Barely A Moment PLACE%: 22%

TRAINER: C D Widdison at Wodonga DAM: Bloomin Marvellous (by Desert Prince (IRE)) API: 1.1

COLOURS: Red, aqua star, diagonal striped sleeves, aqua stars cap

OWNERS: Mrs S De Grandi

WINS: 1(1200)

CAREER: 27:1-3-2

Canova is an eight-year-old gelding who will leave barrier 12 & will head out for the new trainer having placed from two of his last eight, he will race on speed having never won past 1200m.

10. Cochranes Gap

BARRIER: 15 AGE: 6yo SEX: g PRIZE: $11,045

WEIGHT: 54.5kg COLOUR: ch WIN%: 7%

JOCKEY: Ms S Metcalfe (a 2.0) SIRE: Written Tycoon PLACE%: 13%

TRAINER: C D Widdison at Wodonga DAM: Cormeyer (by Mustin Lake (USA)) API: 0.7

COLOURS: Orange and purple checks, yellow sleeves, orange cap

OWNERS: G D Jarvis, M W Jarvis, T K Cutler & Swill Pit Racing (Mgr: A J Haining)

WINS: 1(1400)

CAREER: 15:1-0-1

Cochranes Gap is a six-year-old gelding who was last seen finishing at the tail of the field at Cootamundra arriving 5.2 lengths behind the winner.

His form prior to that was fair and returns from a 10 week let up and is likely to race towards the rear.

3-12 @ Griffith.

RACE 4 - ALBURY - SATURDAY 16 DECEMBER, 2017 - ACCEPTANCES

3:16pm - Twin City Truck Centre Hcp-C1 - Good(4) - 1175m - $20,000
Class 1, Handicap (Min HCP Wgt: 54.00) - +1m entire

5. Lord Laurie

BARRIER: 5 AGE: 4yo SEX: g PRIZE: $34,975

WEIGHT: 57.5kg COLOUR: b WIN%: 7%

JOCKEY: Chelsea Macfarlane (a) SIRE: Magnus PLACE%: 53%

TRAINER: C D Widdison at Wodonga DAM: Embers (by Al Hareb (USA)) API: 2.3

COLOURS: Green, white hoops, blue sleeves and cap

OWNERS: R H Sloane & Mrs S M Sloane

WINS: 1(1000)

CAREER: 15:1-2-5

Lord Laurie will enter in race (4) to be joined by Chelsea MacFarlane in a class one handicap over 1175 m with the runner resuming from a break after finishing fifth of 13/1300 m at Corowa some 24 weeks ago.

He resumes here with previous first up form having won at Wagga when last first up, he is likely to race on the speed and looks an each way chance here.

Razzle Dazzle Rock will compete second up from a spell with Nick Souquet aboard the runner jumping from barrier 4 in a benchmark 60/1175m.

RACE 5 - ALBURY - SATURDAY 16 DECEMBER, 2017 - ACCEPTANCES

3:56pm - Laser Electrical (Bm60) - Good(4) - 1175m - $20,000
Benchmark 60, Handicap (Min HCP Wgt: 54.00) - +1m entire

2. Razzle Dazzle Rock

BARRIER: 4 AGE: 7yo SEX: g PRIZE: $175,675

WEIGHT: 62kg COLOUR: b WIN%: 13%

JOCKEY: N Souquet SIRE: Fastnet Rock PLACE%: 37%

TRAINER: C D Widdison at Wodonga DAM: Ripping Nic (by Encosta De Lago) API: 3.8

COLOURS: Orange, purple checks, yellow sleeves

OWNERS: M W Jarvis, G D Jarvis, R D Crawford, P H Land, D C Westman, A S Westman & Mrs M C Jarvis

WINS: 1(1733), 3(1600), 2(1400)

CAREER: 46:6-9-2

Last time out the seven-year-old gelding finished 8 of 10 at Wodonga in a BM 64 handicap, he will likely race on the speed carrying two extra kilos from the last outing.

Newcomer to the stable Fish Bone Fry will be ridden by Simon Miller competing over a mile after the runner finished second of 7/1660 m last time out.

RACE 6 - ALBURY - SATURDAY 16 DECEMBER, 2017 - ACCEPTANCES

4:36pm - Johnsons Mme (Bm50) - Good(4) - 1600m - $20,000
Benchmark 50, Handicap (Min HCP Wgt: 54.00) - +1m entire

5. Fish Bones Fry

BARRIER: 6 AGE: 5yo SEX: g PRIZE: $14,670

WEIGHT: 60.5kg COLOUR: b WIN%: 8%

JOCKEY: Simon Miller SIRE: Domesday PLACE%: 25%

TRAINER: C D Widdison at Wodonga DAM: Romancing (by Danzero) API: 1.2

COLOURS: Maroon, gold maple leaf, halved sleeves, gold cap

OWNERS: B Jones, Mrs J A James, Ms A M Eckersley, M Gunn & Mrs M Quick & Campolina Pty Ltd (Mgr: I C Bell) & 84/85 Premiership (Mgr: M T Harvey)

WINS: 1(1603)

CAREER: 12:1-1-1

A quick backup from Wangaratta for the first outing for the new trainer after placing twice from three previous runs by the ex Adelaide campaigner.

Best of luck to all connected.