INSIDE GRASS, GOOD 3.
THE HEATS TO WATCH
Sweet Kiss sped along in front and proved a bit too nippy. Beaten Up followed it all the way and had an easy trial while Havana Cooler caught the eye with a strong finish from last on the turn.
That’s A Good Idea took up the running with Magnajoy outside , the latter gained the upper hand as That’s A Good Idea was eased over the final stages. Tales of Grimm ran on well to grab second after jumping a bit better than usual.
THE TOP PERFORMANCES
Ht 5. RADCLIFFE (John O'Shea)
Was having his third trial here and looks to be improving each time. He stalked the speed and sprinted inside the 200m mark to come clear under some urging. Had a fairly easy time in his other trials so should to close to peak fitness now.
Ht 7. POUND STERLING (Chris Waller)
Raced behind speed and cut through a gap in the last 150m and finished trial off nicely. Placed at his first trial here a few weeks back and looks like a nice mover.
Ht 8. STAR TURN (Hawkes stable)
Looks to have taken no harm from recent racing in Melbourne, where he finished fifth in the Blue Diamond at his last outing. He jumped well form the inside gate and trailed the leader and got a rails run and pulled himself to the lead under a hold in the last...