Saturday we have the running of the South Australian Derby at Morphettville 2500 Headed by DALASAN won the Chairman's last start seems to have matured settling much better has habit of lugging on class will take him a long way. WARNING Victoria Derby very good Rosehill Guineas worked too hard Derby at Randwick ran great sectionals in the Chairman's last start on the track big Chance. THEMOONLIGHTGAMBLER 2nd Chairman's last time did some work in the run should get the trip.
Morphettville Group 1 racing season starts on Saturday been some rainfall track looks like a rain affected. Sangster Stakes For the Fillies and Mares favourite SUNLIGHT blew out in the Irwin Stakes she is strong mare needs racing wide gate plus Heavy could be a worry.
Autumn Carnival fantastic racing from Randwick under Extreme unforseen circumstances Covid 19 With all biosecurity protocols in place All the trainers jockeys did an amazing job. Some great performances on the track NATURE STRIP dominated T.J Smith NETTOYER great victory in the Doncaster QUICK THINKER Derby getting the upper hand Baker Forsman another DERBY success COLETTE Oaks win convincing ADDEYBB Queen Elizabeth Stakes win beating VERRY ELLEEGANT who had awesome Autumn and DANON PREMIUM filling the placings.
The All Aged Stakes WFA 1400M PIERATA last year's winner most likely Head to Stud. Sound 4th in the T.J Smith up in trip ideal Greg Hickman says he's primed SANTA ANA LANE 2nd TJ Smith hasn't won since back from Hong Kong Firm track be a assist runs on as though distance might what he is looking for. DREAMFORCE George Ryder win dictated Tempo been saved for this race kept fresh.
Day 2 of the Championships at Randwick on Saturday big race is the Queen Elizabeth Headed by Japanese Star DANON PREMIUM who beat LYS GRACEIEUX Last March off course she went on awesome victory in the Cox Plate ridden by James McDonald track is rated soft6 as of Thursday Lunchtime would be risk if gets to heavy one to beat formlines very strong and we all know how hard to beat are the Japanese ADDEYBB English galloper brilliant winning the Ranvet Stakes seems to have done treat since Top hope HAPPY CLAPPER what Old Marvel he is hasn't been far from them this Autumn loves Randwick 20
Covid 19 Taking hold around the racing world thought The championships be postponed but with all biosecurity protocols in place we have made it with no crowds Stakes Have been slashed
Monday News came through New Zealand was Going into Lockdown Covid 19 so meant no Racing in New Zealand for the foreseeable future 4 weeks minimum lockdown but horses been put put in paddocks and Agistment farms. When the all clear comes but with this deadly disease health and safety racing might not begin until June July at the earliest. With tracks turning wet winter gallopers will need to be in work now.
They say week is a long time in racing definitely prudent at this time with Coronavirus hitting the racing world. Started with Caulfield shutting the general public out so this deadly virus spreads through the Community as of now no public owners are locked out of race meetings in Australia and New Zealand health authorities have done the right thing. Horse Racing is continuing not like other sports who have suspended play
5 Million ALL STAR Mile at Caulfield fascinating event Headed by ALLIGATOR BLOOD is amazing 3yo pipped On the post in the Guineas here epic duel with Catalyst taken on in front Australian Guineas blew them away taking on older horses at WFA level been up for a while one tough champion 3yo.
Amazing day's racing at Randwick last Saturday TE AKAU SHARK PROBABEEL winning the big races of the day Both of them ran fast sectionals to win. ALLIGATOR BLOOD won the Australian Guineas in fine fashion taken on in front won to well CATALYST unfortunately pulled up with bruising to the fetlocks lugging in down the straight. Hopefully we see him in the Spring. SHERWOOD FOREST outstayed TWO ILLICIT DRAGON LEAP in the Derby fastest since 98 when So Casual won the Derby.