The Stable Saddles Up A Few For Albury On Tuesday

Aug 20, 2018

The Widdison Yard saddles up a number of runners to the Albury race club meeting on Tuesday, August 21 the weather is currently fine though a heavy 10 surface has been posted for the 7 event card.

1800m-1500m +6, 1400-1000m+5, 1000m-350m +8 with cutaway

Heavy (10)

4 year old chestnut mare (3-11-2014) Sire: O’lonhro Dam: Nan’s Magic (Magic Albert) View Pedigree Report
Breeder: Mr F Amalfi
Owners: F Amalfi, Mrs M Amalfi, D G Benyon, Mrs D M Benyon, D G Benyon & T K Benyon
Colours: Green, White Sleeves, Red Armbands And Cap
Gear Changes: Tongue Tie FIRST TIME

The first of the stable runners will see Nan's Lonhro a last start place getter compete in a maiden handicap over thousand metres with Nick Souquet to ride jumping from barrier 4 with a field of 9 to run.

Trialled in preparation for debut last start. Installed odds-on favourite at debut, slowly away; held ground to the line 2nd of 12 runners at this track Mdn Hcp Jul 31 over 1000m, on slow going 1/2 len behind Madam Palmer carrying 57kg.

Race 2 will see to stable runners compete over 1175 m of maiden status with a career first starter in Kings Zoff to be steered by Brendan Ward jumping from barrier five and a 2nd emergency, likely to gain a start in Magic Cranach, Ms Stacey Metcalfe to ride jumping from barrier one with a field of 10 to run.

10 KING ZOFF BOBS Bonus Scheme
3 year old chestnut gelding (3-9-2015) Sire: Zoffany (IRE) Dam: English Grace (Elusive Quality (USA)) View Pedigree Report
Breeder: Millbrook Park Pty Ltd
Owners: M Di Carlo & D Clayphan
Colours: Black, Gold Horse And Armbands, Gold Cap, Black Horse
Gear Changes: Winkers FIRST TIME

First race starter by Zoffany out of English Grace.

3rd of 5 At Wodonga trial over 800m Soft6 2YC&G-TRL $000 Nick Souquet 0kg Barrier 0
1st Court Boss 0kg, 2nd Silverstein 0kg 0:49.98 (600m 35.72), 1.50L

4 year old bay gelding (3-9-2014) Sire: Lucas Cranach (GER) Dam: This Cat’s Magic (Catbird) View Pedigree Report
Breeder: Mr J Brown
Owners: Mrs K Widdison, Mrs H Davies, I Davies, A Hodge, L Joyce, R A Buller, A J Arendarcikas, A F Johnson, P Graham, J A Brown, One Shout (Mgr: P Stanton) & Another Happy Hour (Mgr: Mrs A Baker)
Colours: Red, Aqua Star, Diagonal Striped Sleeves, Aqua Stars Cap

Resuming. Finished off last preparation 6th of 8 runners at Berrigan Mdn Plate in Mar over 1400m, 8-1/4 len behind Kunlun Shan carrying 58.5kg. At debut 11th of 14 runners at this track Mdn in Feb over 1175m, 12-1/4 len behind Yousay Bolt carrying 58.5kg.

Race three will see a BM 66 handicap over a mile with last start runner-up Baby Jack to be partnered by Nick Souquet drawing awkwardly in barrier 12.

1 BABY JACK (Blks)
8 year old brown gelding (15-8-2010) Sire: Half Hennessy Dam: Good Stuff (Marwina) 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 AGAIN

Comes off a 30 day let-up. Last start 2nd of 12 runners at Narrandera 3yo+ (Bm65) Jul 22 over 2100m, 1/2 len behind Sir Ottavio with 61kg. The race before that hampered in straight; 10th of 13 runners at Corowa Open Hcp Jul 3 over 1600m, 4-1/4 len behind Hunamosa carrying 54kg.

Race five will see Farmer Brown compete in a class one handicap over 1500m with ten to run, Nick Souquet will ride from an awkward barrier 10.

4 year old bay gelding (25-9-2014) Sire: God’s Own Dam: Diamonds for Molly (Action Star) View Pedigree Report
Breeder: Mr K P Carmody
Owners: K P Carmody
Colours: Red, Aqua Star, Diagonal Striped Sleeves, Aqua Star Cap

Last run saddle slipped; 6th of 16 starters at Wagga Hcp (C1) Aug 12 over 1200m, on slow going 4-1/2 len behind Quantum Time with 58.5kg. The race before that 3 wide; sat behind the speed prior to fading 12th of 15 starters at Sandown-Hillside 3yo (Bm64) Jul 25 over 1300m, on slow going 10-1/2 len behind Holy Command with 59kg.

To watch the last outing please click on this link supplied

Good luck to all connected.