Stable Runners For Craig Widdison At Wangaratta On Monday

Sep 16, 2018

The Widdison Yard will supply three runners to Wangaratta on Monday, September 17 with Magic Cranach, Nyah and Lord Laurie set to perform under fine conditions racing on a good 4.

3 MAGIC CRANACH Super Vobis Bonus Scheme
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

Race one will see a maiden plate over 2000 m with Magic Cranach third up from the spell to be ridden by Ms Stacey Metcalfe jumping from barrier 12 in a field of 12.

Third-up. Resuming came home strongly from last on the turn; 4th of 10 runners at Albury Mdn Plate Aug 21 over 1175m, in the wet; 3-1/2 len behind Georgian Court carrying 57.5kg. Second-up slowly away and inquiry into performance; came home strongly from last on the turn; 4th of 11 starters at Wodonga 3yo+ Mdn Sep 10 over 1590m, slow track; 5-1/4 len behind Blinky O'reilly carrying 55.5kg.

6 NYAH
7 year old bay mare (5-11-2011) Sire: Clangalang Dam: Speewa Lass (Ladoni (GB)) View Pedigree Report
Breeder: Miss L C Smith
Owners: S R Webster, C Beard, J Hughes, M Young, Ms B Quarrie, D Griffith, M K Smith, D Burton, M Elliott, P Murray, L Cosh, Mrs S Cosh, D Knight, Mrs T Knight, Mrs K Williams, B Warne, Ms H Henderson, Miss L C Smith & Mrs K L Widdison
Colours: Red, Aqua Star, Diagonal Striped Sleeves, Aqua Stars Cap

Race 4 will see Nyah compete under Ms Nikita Beriman in a BM 64 handicap over 1170 m jumping from barrier six in a field of 10.

Resumes from a spell. Finished off last preparation winning by a nose (blocked for run near turn) Wyong 4yo+ Mdn in Aug 2017 over 1350m defeating Chayanne carrying 55kg. First ever race start checked near 200m; 4th of 13 starters at Muswellbrook Mdn in Jan 2017 over 1000m, 2-1/2 len behind Jack's Image with 57kg.

1 LORD LAURIE (Blks)
5 year old bay gelding (15-9-2013) Sire: Magnus Dam: Embers (Al Hareb (USA)) View Pedigree Report
Breeder: Mr R H Sloane
Owners: R H Sloane & Mrs S M Sloane
Colours: Green, White Hoops, Blue Sleeves And Cap

Race seven sees Lord Laurie under Ms Stacey Metcalfe jumping from barrier 4 with two scratchings posted leaving a field of 9 to run.

Resuming after a four months break. Finished off last campaign 5th of 9 starters at Wodonga (Bm70) in May over 1400m, 5-3/4 len behind Orakei Overlord with 54kg. Previous preparation first-up won by 3-3/4 len (hampered at start) Albury Hcp (C1) in Dec last year over 1175m defeating Triple Shot with 57.5kg.


Good luck to all.