Williams tips gelding to fire up for sprint
JORDAN GERRANS searching for actually,” Williams said.
“He was only knocked off on the post and our jockey Nathan Day reckons if we put the blinkers on, he will be good enough to be winning.
“He was under pressure over the 1200m last start but will enjoy the 950m at Cairns. His best form is at the 1000m.”
Ladbrokes listed Molongle Fire as a $4.40 chance yesterday afternoon with Grey Missile, from the Tolga yard of Roy Chillemi, the public elect at $3.20.
Grey Missile, a last start winner at Townsville, is likely to be in the travelling party as the Chillemi stable sends a handful of horses to Brisbane later this month.
Queensland Thoroughbred Incentive Scheme rewards owners and breeders of horses bred in this state through bonuses when they win or are placed in specific races.
From 2019, the 3YO Jewel will rise to $165,000 while QTIS-eligible horses will race for a QTIS Double Stakes Bonus.
QUALITY FIELD: Jockey Noel Callow celebrates a win on Rose Clip, who will run today in the QTIS Three-Years-Old Handicap (950m) in Cairns. Picture: STEWART McLEAN