Libran will prove hard to beat in Metrop
LIB RAN put ina big performance to win the Kingston Town Stakes, beating An to
io Giuseppe by 1.5 lengths, Life Less Ordinary by two length sand Who Shot Thebar man by 2.1 lengths.
They are all trained by Ch is Wa l ler and it is ha rd to see them turning the tables on Libran in tomorrow’s Group 1 T he Metro - pol ita n (2 4 0 0m) at Randw ick.
Lib ran has definitely improved in fitness and wellbeings ince his lastw will take a lot of beating on the weekend.
His work last Saturday over 1400 mon the course proper, with the rail14m out, was done in 1.39.00 with the last600m9.4andf in al 2 in12.80i thrace V1 - SPME01Z01MA
jockey Gly n Schofield on and not testing him.
It was top - class work and the best of the morning from a good stayer.
CHAUTAUQUA was beaten 2.2 lengths first-up by Redze lin The Shorts (1100 m) and it was impossible to beat ton-pace horses yet his closing figures were thebes tin the race and made up a stack of ground.
He heads to tomorrow’ s Group 2 Premiere Stakes (1200 m) at headquarters a little fitter and the extra 100 m is perfect for him.
The Team Hawkes sprinter worked from the 10 0 0m to run home his last 6 in 35.60 wit the f in al2m donei11.86 whichw as good work on the ra i ls of the course proper and came off the track feeling and looking great.
Hopefully he will win on the weekend in h is quest to win T he Everest where he is t current favourite.
OUTRAGEOUS lines up in he Listed Breeders Plate (10 0 0m) for Team Hawkes at Randwick tomorrow and D wayne Dunn takes the ride on the All Too Hard colt.
He has a winning chance and his barrier trial at Canter buy was pleasing when second to Bondi after never being asked to do lot and covering the 900 min just under 54 seconds.
I liked his work on Tuesday when timed over600m on the inside grass the railn 39.12 with a final 4 0 0m of 2 4.57 and last 2 0 0m completed i 11.14. It was a top effort Outrageous was in great order coming off the rack.
PRIDE OF D ARC Ii staking on a class rise when he lines up in the Listed Dulcify Quality at Rand wick tomorrow for Tim Martin and Corey Brown.
His work on Tuesday was a sound effort when timed over600m he inside grass( rail 14 mout)n 37.13 with stable mate Vict me de L’amour with af in al200m done in 11.97.
He t ravel led wel and has an each-way chance on the weekend.
TANGO RAIN has had three top runs this time in wit the latest run being a second to Zumbel ina at Rose hill on September 9, where he was beaten by half a length in a race run in class record time.
The four-year-old son of Manhattan Rain looked great before working on the course proper, coming up 600 min 37.47 and running his last 200 min 11.87 and working 14 m out.
It wa st errfic work he has a winning hope in t last race, the Listed 1200 mS nitzelS print Benchmark 90, for Gerald Ryan.