Damien Lane To Saddle Up 2 At Scone On Friday

Sep 08, 2016

Damien Lane will saddle up (2) runners to the Scone race club meeting on Friday September, the rail position is in the true racing on a soft six the weather is predicted to be fine for the 8 event program.

The first of the stable runners will come out in race one with Able Chap to be partnered by Kody Nestor jumping from barrier 11 in a class one combined maiden plate over 2200 m with a field of 12 to compete.

1 ABLE CHAP
5 year old bay or brown gelding (22-10-2011) Sire: High Chaparral (IRE) Dam: Brave And Bold (Timber Country (USA)) View Pedigree Report
Breeder: Milburn Creek Thoroughbred Stud
Owners: D T Annesley, G G Rush, B A Connor, P A Skulski, Mrs J L Skulski, Mrs S A Bell, P K James, Mrs J L James, D J Chappelow, I J Meredith, A D Evans, B O'neal, H Izzet, Mrs N Izzet, Miss E A Izzet, C A Martin & R B Phillips, Kegs On Legs Racing (Mgr: E D Jameson)
Colours: Purple, Orange Star, Pruple Sleeves And Orange Cap

Able Chap is a five-year-old gelding having raced on 18 occasions for one win & seven placings earning prize-money exceeding $38,000, last time out he raced at Gosford on August 23 finishing six of seven in a class one set weights over 2100 m with Tye Angland the pilot arriving 4.2 lengths behind the winner on that occasion.

The final stable entrant will see Bend It Like Benny return from a spell in a BM 65 handicap over the 900 meter dash to be joined by Kody Nestor jumping from barrier one in a field of 13.

5 BEND IT LIKE BENNY
4 year old bay gelding (6-10-2012) Sire: Domesday Dam: Bella Stella (Danehill (USA)) View Pedigree Report
Breeder: Mr J Hirsch
Owners: E Hirsch & Mrs M Hirsch
Colours: Gold, Black Motif, Collar And Sleeves, Gold And Black Motif Cap

Bend It Like Benny is a four-year-old Bay gelding having raced on 4 occasions for one win and two placings earning prize-money exceeding $19,000, last time out he raced at Taree on May 23 finishing second of 12 with Ms Rachel King the pilot over 1257 m in a class (2), arriving 0.80 lengths behind the winner in a time of 1:15.54.

The stable wishes connections the best of luck at Scone on Friday.