Two Stable Runners Saddle Up For Gundagai On Friday

Nov 15, 2018

The Gundagai-Adelong race club will host eight events on Friday, November 16 with the country TAB meeting set to run under fine conditions the track is currently rated a soft (5).

The stable saddles up Skye And Me to race two in a class 1 showcase handicap over 1400m with Jake Duffy booked to ride the runner third up from a spell from barrier 2.

5 SKYE AND ME
5 year old bay mare (30-10-2013) Sire: Oratorio (IRE) Dam: Carat Cake (Marwina) View Pedigree Report
Breeder: Jacka Investments Pty Ltd
Owners: Jacka Investments Pty Ltd (Mgr: Mrs H M McPhee)
Colours: Black, Pink Spots And Cap

Came on to finish just behind midfield last start at Benalla and should run fitter for past attempts. Up 2.5kg from last run.

Third-up. Resuming 4th of 8 runners at Jerilderie (Bm58) Sep 22 over 1000m, 3-3/4 len behind My Zarmidala with 57kg. Last start eased concluding stages; ran on from midfield; 8th of 11 runners at Benalla (Bm64) Oct 29 over 1206m, 3-3/4 len behind Marx Brother carrying 54.5kg.

Race 6 will see a class three Showcase handicap over 1180m with Lord Laurie to run fourth up from a spell drawing awkwardly in 15 under Ms Kayla Nisbet with a field of 12 to run.

9 LORD LAURIE
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
Gear Changes: Blinkers OFF AGAIN, Concussion Plates (Front) FIRST TIME, Winkers AGAIN

Well beaten but finished strongly last start at Wodonga and gets the winkers back on. Goes down in weight.

Last start 6th of 9 runners at Wodonga (Bm58) Oct 20 over 1200m, 3-1/4 len behind Mission Vision carrying 61kg. Before that checked near 200m; made some head-way from midfield; 4th of 14 runners at Albury (Bm58) Oct 13 over 1175m, 2 len behind Tadween with 61kg.

Good luck to connections.