Trapeze on track to repeat Rose victory
TRAPEZE ARTIST has h is first crack at the Flemington straight six tomorrow in the Group 1 Coolmore Stud Stakes for trainer Gerald Ryan and T ye A ngland.
T he son of Sn itzel has no traced since racing wide and running away with the Group 1 G olden Rose at Rose hill and a repeat of that effort would give him a real live chance tomorrow in ha rd race.
He suffered as light setback after the Rose but has missed any work and G era ld has given him every chance the reverse way when he ran best of the morning on the inside grass ,4 m out, with stable mate Boyish last Saturday.
He ran 3 5.4 2 for 6 0 0m and h is last 0 0m was done in 11. 5 0.
The Chris waller- trained stablemates SPARKY LAD and UN FORGOTTEN hold the key to race two at Rose - hill tomorrow in a1300m Benchmark 75 Handicap with both horses going great.
Sparky Lad was scratched last Saturday with no issues as he worked over 800 mon tin side grass in 54.2 Saturday mo ring.
The improving Smart Missile three-year-old backed that upon Tuesday with the best of the morning gallop.
Working strongly on the course proper ,15 m out, he covered 800 min 53.70 with a final 212.50.
Unforgotten looked good winning first-up at Canterbury on October 18 when the Fastnet Rock l ly had 2 . 3 lengths Poetic Charmer.
She has gone ahead from that win and on Tuesday she worked with stable mate P alma teer the inside grass ,12 m out, over800m in 53.30 with a final 2 min 11.8 9.
TACTICAL FORMATION has taken no harm from his disappointing effort on de but at Rand wick
October 31 and should be given another chance tomorrow in race one for two year-olds over 1100 mon his home t rack.
Ryan had the Mossman colt in great order on Tuesday when working with stable mate Aviator over600m, 12 m out, on the inside grass in 35.52 with a final 40 min 2 3.19.
It was top gallop.
PICK ME UP nearly landed a plunge last start and expect the Tim Marintrained galloper to put in another big per for mance at Rosehll tomorrow.
He just failed to catch Grand Condor when first-up at Randw ick on October 14 and has derived great benefit from the run.
He should go close in race three, a 110 0m Benchmark 85 Handicap, especially with the 3 kg claimfo rappr entice Courtney v ender Wa r f.
The En costa de Lagos ixyear-old looked in good order when working on the inside grass over 800 mi 53.18 with af in al2mn 12.24, working 12 m out.
GAMBLERS BLUES was scratched last Saturday at Rand wick to run this week Rose hill in race nine, a 14 0 0m Benchmark 8 3 Handicap, for trainer Tim Martin and a 3 kg claiming apprentice will help.
His half length second to Redze lin a1000m trial at Roseh on he course proper October 3 w he nu nn ing 58.90 was a good effort.
His work on Tuesday mort he inside grass was okay when timed over 1000 min 1.07.60 with a final 6 37.5 5 and looked fit and well afterwards.