SHE WILL REIGN showed great courage winning the Group 1 Moir Stakes at Moonee Valley at her first-up run from a spell and her gallop Tuesday on the Course Proper says she is on the right path to The Everest.
Working with stablemate CORTESA over 800m with Corey Brown in the saddle they clocked 51.04 the trip last 400m 22.69 final 200m in 10.6 being eased down on the line.
Trainer Gary Portelli has trained her to perfection and with luck in running will go close in The Everest.
Cortesta runs in the two-year-old race tomorrow and has an each-way chance.
EMBLEY from the Bjorn Baker stable has been in fine form this preparation and looking at him at the track Tuesday you wouldn’t know that he’s had a run.
Working on the Course Proper over 1000m he was timed to run 1.09.7 final 400m in 25.54 last 200m in 11.8.
His last 100m of gallop was right on the money and he has a strong chance in the Craven Plate.
REBEL MISS has been ticking along nicely at home since winning at a midweek meeting in early September.
She has had trial at Rosehill where she finished off okay and her work the last week has been spot on.
Tuesday on Course Proper she galloped over 1000m in 1.08.8 final 400m in 23.1 last 200m in 11.41.
Matthew Smith has always had a good opinion of her and it’s all systems go when she runs in the last race tomorrow at Randwick.
A horse with loads of ability is the David Pfeiffer trained I THOUGHT SO who went down narrowly at Randwick a fortnight back.
The So You Think four-year-old has trained on well since with a smart gallop on the A Grass Saturday and Tuesday he worked the reverse way on the Course Proper over 800m in 49.62 final 400m in 22.66 last 200m in 11.18.
He runs the last race at Caulfield Saturday and has a great chance.