Waller colt is at peak for Derby
TANGLED has been performing well leading into tomorrow’ s Derby and Chris Wallertookt he opportunity to gal op him on course proper Tuesday morning in preparation for the Group 1 event.
He appeared to be ravelling comfortably throughout the hit out and cruised up the home straight to cover 1200 min 1.22.69 his final 45.11.
The son of Snitz el didn’ t ha vet clearest of passages at Caul field last timeout and gives everyndi cation hewil run the Derby trip out strongly.
James Cummings paired up ASTORIA and HAVANA COOLER on Tuesday morning and they kept close company during their 1600m gallop on the course proper.
Their effort to run the jouney in 1.49.88 and heir last400m 23.5 should have both horse sing eat shape for theirrs pctive assignment in the Derbynd the Lexu sat F le mi ton.
VI RID IN E, also prepared by Cummings, wasn’t tested when performing well in a jump out down the straight last Friday and had another look at the straight course during a solo gallop on Tuesday morning.
He looked fit and strong completing his1000m workout in 1.07.73 appeared to have quite a bit up his sleeve dashing home closing 400 min 23.78.
T he unbeaten son of Po - et’s Voice has drawn the inside alley in the Cool more Stud Stakes and if that is no disadvantage should be fighting out the finish.
PROMPT RESPONSE worked strongly on the cou rse proper on T uesday mor ning with the Gai Waterhouse and Adrian Bottt ra ined mare producing one of the mor n ing’s most i mpressive pieces of work.
She sprinted nicely at the conclusion her hit out to clock 1.19.16 for 12 0 0m and a slick 22.56 final 40 0m.
Her preparat ion has been a imed at the Myer Classic and she cou ld not be in better shape to contest t he Group 1 event.
EGG TART was another member of Chr is Wa l ler’s team to step out on t he cou rse proper T uesday mor ning and she qu ickened up n icely at the end of her 10 0 0m workout.
After cruising through the early stages she picked up tempo in the home straight to cover 1000m in 1.11.36 and her last 400m 23.11.
With the benefit of her recent second up r un over 16 0 0m u nder her belt she is su re to st r ip fit ter i n tomorrow’s Kennedy M le.
Tangled has been in good form in the lead up to tomorrow’s Victoria Derby at Flemington.