Friday Runners For The Stable At Ipswich

May 16, 2018

The stable has nominated runners for Ipswich on Friday, May 18 with fine conditions forecast racing on improving soft 5, with 8 events to be run on the card.

The stable looks likely to supply three runners at this stage though nominations have been put in for one of these runners (Aanvoerder) who has multiple noms over the weekend including the Gold Coast (likely) and the Sunshine Coast.

4 year old black mare (17-9-2013) Sire: Commands Dam: Fleet Riane (Barely a Moment) View Pedigree Report
Breeder: Mr B M Nolan
Owners: G C Smith, L A Walker, R G Walker, N L Cross, D J Beardsell, D C Smith, M Willstorfer, Mrs R L Willstorfer, G J Lowthian, S A Lowthian, S Mitchell, M D H Kelly, Barrys (Mgr: W P Clarke) & Western Connection (Mgr: R Dyer)
Colours: Purple, White Stars And Sleeves, Yellow Armbands And Cap

Aanvoerder is nominated in a class three handicap over 1350 m with Clayton Gallagher aboard the runner jumping from barrier seven, after her first effort for the new training yard of Matthew Dunn saw a nice effort put in by the four-year-old black mare when finishing second of 13 at Ipswich over 1350 m under Clayton Gallagher to arrive 0.30 lengths behind Thunder Rock.

Narrowly beaten at long odds last start at Ipswich and takes a 3kg claim.

The Matthew Dunn team will saddle up two runners to race seven in a class one handicap over 1200 m with last start winner Doctor On Ice to be joined by Clayton Gallagher jumping from barrier eight at 58kg and Vivid Pink, resuming from the spell Sean Cormack to ride jumping from barrier six at 54kg.

3 year old grey-brown colt (5-10-2014) Sire: Bradbury’s Luck Dam: Hello Doctor (Dr Johnson (USA)) View Pedigree Report
Breeder: P & L Maguire Pty Ltd
Owners: J M Carroll Snr, D A Staines & G A M Maynard Maguire Breeding & Racing (Mgr: P A Maguire)
Colours: Maroon, White Eagle, White Cap

Romped in at Murwillumbah Race 5 on 07/05/2018 over 1200m on a Soft5 under Clayton Gallagher (3) Flucs: $11 $17 $19 ; in a time of 1:10.910 (600/35.770) was 2@800m, and 2@400m.beating home  2-Blue Monte (L R Kilner, 7) 53 , 3-Little Bit of Suzy (T Harrison, 1) 57 5.1L . Hit front top of strt. Raced away.

Winner despite being unwanted in the betting at only start at Murwillumbah and goes down in weight. 3kg claim should help.

12 VIVID PINK (Blks)
4 year old bay mare (14-9-2013) Sire: Sebring Dam: Rare Diamond (Redoute’s Choice) View Pedigree Report
Breeder: Pinnacle Thoroughbreds Pty Ltd
Owners: Grant Bloodstock Syndicate (Mgr: S P Grant), Mrs C D McHugh & Mrs E K Grant
Colours: Yellow, Lime Green Seams

Last raced at Royal Randwick R3 20/01/2018 1400m Good3 HIGHWAY CLASS 2 HCP Flucs: $9.50 $15 $15 ; 1:22.390  was 10@800m, 10@400m. 1-Acquittal (J Ford, 8) 53 , 2-Kopi Luwak (T Angland, 3) 59 1L , 3-Celtic Trail (K O'Hara, 5) 53 4.8L . Raced keen middle stages. Steadied 800m.

Resumes after spell of 16 weeks & looks a treat. Should get a nice run behind a genuine early tempo and up 2.5kg from last run.

Best of luck to all connected with their runners at Ipswich on Friday.