RECAP: ROUNDING OUT THE TOP 5
|1||3||Kingsman||Manor Park Stud||Nickole Bushweller||1:44.799|
|2||5||Gunsynd||trouble racing||Jenifer Markve||1:47.592|
|3||6||Jockey Pinkboy||MolietsSurfer||Janita Hoffer||1:47.805|
|4||1||Rum ‘n’ Porn||Team Monkfish||Mackenzie Coberly||1:48.235|
|5||2||Not Very Good||Dopey Donkeys Digs||Marielle Finneran||1:49.536|
1. Rum ‘n’ Porn
|6yo stallion from Team Monkfish, Career earnings: $2,405,324
Overall rating: Grand(66) – Stalker
Comments: The runner from Team Monkfish Rum ‘n’Porn ran the race of his life in the Pegasus Plate end of last season. A repeat of that run could see him go close here.
|6yo mare from Dopey Donkeys Digs, Career earnings: $2,609,500
Overall rating: Excellent(64) – Fast finisher
Comments: Dopey Donkeys Digs runner Not Very Good, has been very consistent in all her races. The daughter of Workshop Bruno is the dark horse of the race.
|6yo stallion from Manor Park Stud, Career earnings: $5,564,622
Overall rating: Grand(69) – Competitive
Comments: Kingsman heads the ratings and this intriguingly talented galloper has won fourteen of his fifteen outings with contemptuous ease. If he runs true to his ability, Kingsman will be too strong for them.
|6yo stallion from Diet Coke Horses, Career earnings: $1,523,949
Overall rating: Excellent(60) – Competitive
Comments: Garlic Showgirl has the apprentice on top and he will learn from the experience of running in cup finals.
|6yo stallion from trouble racing, Career earnings: $1,924,789
Overall rating: Grand(68) – Fast finisher
Comments: Recent Aussie series winner over long Gunsynd tries the longer mile for the first time, the stable has prepared well and it would not surprise if he earns in this field.
|6yo mare from MolietsSurfer, Career earnings: $1,039,750
Overall rating: Excellent(63) – Competitive
Comments: The daughter of Plekken Tishia Jockey Pinkboy has been slightly disappointing in cup finals, the trainer however is a top conditioner, don’t leave her out of any permutations.