Race 9, No. 3 PAION - $3.10 from 8,1,2.
First time at the trip for 3. Paion but this son of Pierro looks to be screaming out for it after working home fairly well against stronger company in his last three attempts at a mile. Rather thin race, drawing out is generally an advantage here late in day especially when it's soft where Froggy can get him wound up in the best ground. Could very well blow these away late. Main threats look to be 8. Monmouth who should be about ready to peak although did have his chance at Launceston, 1. Thanos should be thereabouts in this grade and 2. Don Pelligrino is fitter now and could improve at double figure odds.
Race 4, No. 6 GEE GEES CASH COW - $7.00 from 3,5,9.
6. Gee Gees Cash Cow isn't far away and has been stringing together a few placings in slightly deeper races. Month between runs here on the 27th when placing on the wrong part of the track. Start prior ran second to Miss Smith (has since won again), beat home another subsequent winner Remigny and Swing It Sister (placed in 1000 Guineas). That all reads well for t...