The Stable To Saddle Up Wagga Runners On Thursday
Aug 29, 2018
Recent Colin Anderson rising star award winner, Craig Widdison saddles up two runners in the form of Father Brown and As Bad As Tyson to Wagga Murrumbidgee turf club on Thursday, August 30 with eight events to be run under fine conditions the rail is currently in the true position racing on a good 4.
5 FATHER BROWN
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
Father Brown will compete in race 4 on the card in a class one combined maiden showcase plate over a mile with Jake Duffy booked to ride jumping from barrier 13 with a field of 16 to run.
Last start sat behind the speed prior to fading 7th of 10 starters at Albury Hcp (C1) Aug 21 over 1500m, on a wet track; 14-1/2 len behind Footmark carrying 59.5kg. The run before that saddle slipped; 6th of 16 starters at this track Hcp (C1) Aug 12 over 1200m, slow track; 4-1/2 len behind Quantum Time carrying 58.5kg.
Race seven will see the Riverina Crane services 2018 Ian Reid Sprint over 1200 m with As Bad As Tyson resuming from a spell, Ms Stacey Metcalfe to ride jumping from barrier nine with a field of 13 to run.
4 AS BAD AS TYSON
6 year old chestnut gelding (8-10-2012) Sire: Strategic Maneuver Dam: Western Success (Success Express (USA)) View Pedigree Report
Breeder: Mr J Brown
Owners: D P Humphries, S C Gardner, Mrs M H Gardner, I Davies, Mrs H Davies, N J Peard, Mrs D H Peard, Mrs J Cleary, Mrs M A Gorupic, Mrs J Smith, Mrs R Cardwell, Ms F Young, R Franks, Mrs C A Boyd, F C Boyd & A Ierardi
Colours: Royal Blue, Gold Stripes And Hooped Sleeves, Quartered Cap
Returns from the paddock. Finished off last preparation laid in in the straight; 5th in a small field at Kilmore (Bm78) in Jan over 1207m, 7-1/2 len behind Star Stealer with 58.5kg. Previously first up; hampered at start; 3rd of 7 starters at Corowa (Bm65) in Jul 2017 over 1000m, on rain affected going; 1-1/4 len behind Cagney with 59.5kg.
Good luck to connections.