Star Approach And Spinning Gold To Compete At Gosford On Wednesday

Dec 29, 2014

Damien Lane will saddle up two runners at the Gosford race club program on New Year's Eve Wednesday, December 31 with fine conditions forecast racing on a good 4.

The first the stable runners Star Approach will come out in race five in a class one handicap over a thousand metres with Kassie Furness aboard jumping from barrier seven in a field of nine first up from a spell.

Star Approach is a four-year-old chestnut gelding having start number 14 with one win and four placings earning prize-money in excess of $29,000, recent runs have been at Wyong finishing fifth of seven on July 3 when ridden by Chris O'Brien in a class one finishing 2.4 lengths off the winner and was last seen on July 17 finishing seven of 9 over 1100 m with Jess Taylor aboard finishing 7.1 lengths off in a race time of 1:04.12.

The final stable runner will come out in race seven at 6:38 PM in a BM 60 handicap over 1200 m with Spinning Gold third up from a spell to be ridden by Chris O'Brien jumping from barrier six in a field of 10.

Spinning Gold is a four-year-old gelding having start number 11 with one win and four placings earning prize-money in excess of  $19,000, he recently raced at Port on November 14 finishing third of 11 over a 1006 m with Ben Looker aboard finishing 3.1 lengths off the winner and was last seen at Taree on December 1 finishing 10 of 12 with Matthew Bennett aboard finishing 6.1 lengths behind the winner in a race time of 1:15.42.

The stable would like to wish connections of both these runners the best of luck at Gosford on Wednesday.