Damien Lane To Saddle Up Runners To Scone On Monday

Apr 02, 2017

Damien Lane will take a number of runners to the Scone race club meeting on Monday, April 3 with a nine-event program run under overcast conditions, the track is currently rated a soft (6).

Race seven on the card will see two lane runners compete in a BM 60 handicap over 1300 m the Bend It Like Benny to be ridden by Greg Ryan and Mr Mcbat to be ridden by Jean Van Overmeire, jumping barrier two.

1 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 has raced on 12 occasions for one win and five placings earning prize money exceeding $36,000.

He was last seen finishing midfield fifth of 10 over 1280 m with Aaron Bullock the pilot landing two lengths behind the winner at Muswellbrook in March.

2 MR MCBAT (Blks)
4 year old bay gelding (28-9-2012) Sire: Krupt Dam: Grail Queen (Lake Coniston (IRE)) View Pedigree Report
Breeder: Kooringal Stud
Owners: Mrs J M Greentree, T R Moore, D Taaffe, J D Butler, M P Butler, T M Johnson, G G Rush, R Reeves, B K Butt, J J Livermore, R B Phillips, R Shaw, D P Hedges, S Devlin, D Russell & G A Hibbit
Colours: Cerise, Lilac Quarters And Sleeves, Quartered Cap

Trainer: Damien Lane (Wyong) Jockey: Jean Van Overmeire 61kg (a2/54kg)

Mr Mcbat is a four-year-old Bay gelding having raced on 14 occasions for two wins and six placings earning prize money exceeding $48,000.

He was last seen at Newcastle, finishing 12th of 13 over 1200 m with Josh Parr the pilot arriving 9.23 lengths behind the winner on that occasion.

Race 8 will see the Royal Hotel April Sprint over 1100 m with The Brown One compete with Serg Lisnyy to ride jumping from barrier 16.

14 THE BROWN ONE (Blks)
7 year old brown mare (4-11-2009) Sire: Dubai Destination (USA) Dam: Something Else (Bubble Gum Fellow (JPN)) View Pedigree Report
Breeder: Mr F P Salanitri
Owners: J A Connor & Miss C Osgood
Colours: Blue And White Quarters, Blue Sleeves, Red Cap

Trainer: Damien Lane (Wyong) Jockey: Serg Lisnyy 54kg

The Brown One is a seven-year-old Brown mare having raced on 45 occasions for 8 wins & nine placings earning prize money exceeding $100,000.

Last time out she raced at Warwick Farm on March 22 finishing fifth of seven on a heavy 9 over 1100 m with Ms. Kathy O'Hara the pilot arriving 2.90 lengths behind Alpen Rose.

The final runner will see Black Comedy compete in race nine in a class one handicap over 900 m, with Greg Ryan to ride.

7 BLACK COMEDY
4 year old bay mare (9-8-2012) Sire: Dane Shadow Dam: Quipster (Snippets) View Pedigree Report
Breeder: Holbrook Thoroughbreds
Owners: E Hirsch & Mrs M Hirsch
Colours: Gold, Black Motif, Collar And Sleeves, Gold And Black Motif Cap

Trainer: Damien Lane (Wyong) Jockey: Greg Ryan 55.5kg

Black Comedy is a four-year-old Bay mare having raced on eight occasions for one win and one placing earning prize money exceeding $9000.

Last time out she raced at Scone over 900 m with Greg Ryan aboard finishing fourth of 10 to Magic Beneteau in a time of 51.91 with the last 600m recorded in 33.83 for the trip.

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