Tamworth Races Shift To Scone For Competition On Tuesday

Feb 10, 2020

The recent rains that forced the abandonment of the Tamworth meeting from Monday, 10 February has shifted to Scone on Tuesday, 11 February with the weather predicted to be fine racing on a heavy 9, the rail position is in the true for seven events with the Lane yard saddling up a number of runners to the venue.

Race two will see Dreams Out West compete in race two at 2:25 pm local in a three-year-old maiden plate over 1000 m with Darryl Mclellan is booked to ride leaving 6 with a field of ten to run.

8 DREAMS OUT WEST BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme
3 year old bay filly (30-9-2016) Sire: Magic Albert Dam: Constitute (Royal Academy (USA)) View Pedigree Report
Breeder: Mr M J O'Donnell
Owners: Mrs J A Law
Colours: Royal Blue, White Quarters, Red Cap

Latest outing sat on the speed and boxed on steadily 5 of 12 at Scone Mdn on Jan 30 over 1100m, 0.9 len behind Good As New carrying 55.5kg at $61.00. The start before that inquiry into performance and overraced middle stages; ran last of 9 at Taree Mdn on Jan 20 over 1005m, on heavy track; 9.5 len behind Gold Bracelet carrying 57kg at $4.50.

Race four will see two Lane runners compete at 3:40 pm local in a BM 58 handicap over 1400 m with last start winner Scatter Blast competing under Jake Hull from barrier 5 with a field of 10 to run.

4 SCATTER BLAST (Blks)
7 year old bay gelding (12-9-2012) Sire: Exceed And Excel Dam: Bonnie Ann (Filante (NZ)) 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

Third-up and won third-up in the past. First-up 2 of 9 at Port Macquarie Hcp (C3) on Jan 1 over 1210m, head behind Acoustix carrying 54kg at $17.00. Last start won by a nose this track (Bm58) Jan 23 over 1400m defeating Sir Leo carrying 57.5kg at $7.00.

Castleton will leave 5 under Serg Lisnyy third up from a spell with a field of 10 to run.

9 CASTLETON (Blks)
5 year old bay gelding (13-9-2014) Sire: All Too Hard Dam: Exquisite Art (Redoute’s Choice) View Pedigree Report
Breeder: Mr B M Nolan
Owners: L J Kennedy & Miss P A Kearl
Colours: Union Jack, Blue Sleeves, Red Cap

Third-up, & won third-up previously. First-up 7 of 12 at Taree (Bm58) on Jan 2 over 1000m, 3.5 len behind Capannello with 54kg at $41.00. Second run from a spell sat on the speed throughout before fading second last of 12 at Port Macquarie Hcp (C1) on Jan 24 over 1200m, 10 len behind Casino Delight with 54kg at $41.00.

Race 6 Pops Glory will compete in a maiden handicap over 1400 m with the runner having career start three Darryl Mclellan will ride leaving 5 with a field of 14 to compete.

13 POP’S GLORY (Blks) BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme
3 year old bay filly (14-9-2016) Sire: Olympic Glory (IRE) Dam: French Poppy (Rock of Gibraltar (IRE)) View Pedigree Report
Breeder: Mrs L Ahrens
Owners: Minks Music Racing (Mgr: J Jang), Mrs J A Law, C Atkins, B Atkins, J Atkins, Ms C Hall & I J Meredith
Colours: Royal Blue, White Quarters, Red Cap
Gear Changes: Blinkers FIRST TIME

Facing the starter for the third time. When in the market at debut, 7 of 14 at Taree Mdn on Jan 2 over 1250m, 4.75 len behind Canford Mick with 54.5kg at $51.00. Last start 8 of 10 at this track Mdn on Jan 23 over 1400m, 5.25 len behind Lord Magnussen with 55.5kg at $8.50.

Race 7 will see two more Lane runners looking to add prizemoney to their career earnings at 5:30 pm local in a class 1 handicap over 1000 m with Phantom Spark returning from a spell Jake Hull to pilot leaving 4, and Egyptian Pharaoh resuming from a break Serg Lisnyy to pilot from 6.

2 PHANTOM SPARK (Blks)
4 year old bay or brown gelding (13-11-2015) Sire: Denman Dam: Trick of Light (GB) (Dansili (GB)) View Pedigree Report
Breeder: Mrs M Hirsch
Owners: E Hirsch & Mrs M Hirsch
Colours: Gold, Black Motif, Collar And Sleeves, Gold And Black Motif Cap

Resuming first time out for the new yard. Not seen since running interference at start; with blinkers first time; ran last of 8 at Seymour 3yo+ (Bm64) in Oct last year over 1200m, 6.75 len behind Vici carrying 58.5kg at $101.00. At debut slowly away; tenth of 14 at Moe 2yo+ Mdn in Jul last year over 1200m, in the wet; 8.25 len behind Ship Of Dreams with 58.5kg at $11.00.

4 EGYPTIAN PHARAOH
4 year old chestnut gelding (26-9-2015) Sire: Dawn Approach (IRE) Dam: Montparnasse (NZ) (Montjeu (IRE)) View Pedigree Report
Breeder: Mega Video Pty Ltd
Owners: L J Kennedy
Colours: Blue, Union Jack, Blue Sleeves, Red Cap

Racing first-up. Finished off last preparation slowly away and hung out middle stages; 11th of 13 at Narromine Plate (C1) in Aug last year over 1600m, soft track; 14 len behind The Scotsman carrying 59kg at $8.50. First ever start ran 12th of 14 at Dubbo 3yo+ Mdn in Jun last year over 1000m, soft track; 12 len behind Expellable carrying 58kg at $41.00.

Good luck to all at Scone on Tuesday.