Stable Runners For Craig Widdison At Wagga Riverside On Friday

Dec 21, 2017

The team at Craig Widdison racing will supply two runners to the Wagga Riverside meeting on Friday, December 22 with 8 events to be run under fine conditions the track is currently rated a good (4).

The first of the stable runners will see Pretty Pine compete over 1660 m in a maiden set weights with Nick Souquet to join the four-year-old mare jumping from barrier 11.


2:05pm - Miltons Gear Mdn Plate - Good(4) - 1660m - $20,000
Maiden, Set Weight - Riverside - true

10. Pretty Pine

BARRIER: 11 AGE: 4yo SEX: m PRIZE: $9,205

WEIGHT: 57kg COLOUR: b WIN%: 0%

JOCKEY: N Souquet SIRE: Elvstroem PLACE%: 29%

TRAINER: C D Widdison at Wodonga DAM: Ournie (by Mr. Henrysee (USA)) API: 1.3

COLOURS: Black, pink spots and cap

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


CAREER: 7:0-0-2

Last time out Pretty Pine finished at the tail of the field at Wodonga in a BM64/2050m, and comes into this as a $9.50 chance and although disappointing last start gets blinkers on for this start & the drop in distance may be the key.

Last start winner Fish Bones Fry will compete are after a short backup of six days if he competes in the 1800m three-year-old in our BM65 handicap with Simon Miller aboard the five-year-old gelding jumping from barrier 10.


4:35pm - Sims Metal Management (Bm65) - Good(4) - 1800m - $20,000
Benchmark 65, Handicap (Min HCP Wgt: 54.00) - Riverside - true

6. Fish Bones Fry

BARRIER: 10 AGE: 5yo SEX: g PRIZE: $25,755

WEIGHT: 55kg COLOUR: b WIN%: 15%

JOCKEY: Simon Miller SIRE: Domesday PLACE%: 31%

TRAINER: C D Widdison at Wodonga DAM: Romancing (by Danzero) API: 2.0

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), 1(1600)

CAREER: 13:2-1-1

Fish Bones Fry was a mile winner last weekend at Albury in a BM 50 and comes into this race as an $8 chance second time out for the new yard and shouldn't be far away in the running and looks again well placed by the team.

Best of luck to all connected at Wagga Riverside on Friday.