Damien Lane Takes Runners To Tamworth On Friday.

Jul 23, 2020

Damien Lane has a number of dual acceptances throughout Friday and the weekend though at this stage the Tamworth Jockey club will host events with the Lane stable supplying runners from his Wyong training base to compete in races on the country tab card, the weather is predicted to be fine the track is currently rated a good 4, the rail position in the true.

The first of the Damien Lane runners will compete in a three-year-old maiden handicap over 1200 m timed to go at approximately 12:25 pm sees Miss Sleuth with Stacey Metcalfe to pilot leaving barrier 2 with a field of 12 to run.

4 MISS SLEUTH BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme
3 year old brown filly (30-9-2016) Sire: Shamus Award Dam: Bella Heart (Show a Heart) View Pedigree Report
Breeder: Daleigh Park Livestock
Owners: M J Murphy, P J Walker, Ms A Murphy, K K Hutton, A M Purcell, P A Williams, G C Haines, R J Soranson, G Davies, R Law & A G Mccarthy
Colours: Black, White Lightning Bolt, Pale Blue Sleeves, Pale Blue And Black Quartered Cap

Finished off last preparation checked near 1000m; second last of 9 at Gosford F&M Mdn in Apr over 1100m, soft track; 8 len behind Threeood with 57.5kg at $101. First ever start ran fourth of 7 at Wyong Mdn Hcp in Mar over 1000m, 6 len behind Rifles carrying 56.5kg at $31.

The second event on the program sees the off the track New South Wales maiden plate over 1000m will see last start placed getter, Love Wins compete from the 12 alley with Stacey Metcalfe to pilot in a field of 14 to run.

9 LOVE WINS (Blks)
4 year old bay mare (8-8-2015) Sire: Mutawaajid Dam: Madame Danzer (Danzero) View Pedigree Report
Breeder: Ms K J Law
Owners: Mrs J A Law
Colours: Royal Blue, White Quarters, Red Cap

Third-up. First-up raced on the pace prior to fading 12 of 14 at Port Macquarie Mdn on Jun 14 over 1100m, on rain affected going; 9 len behind Grated Coconut with 57kg at $8.50. Last start 3 of 9 at Port Macquarie Mdn on Jul 4 over 1010m, on a slow track; 3 len behind Vaporetto with 54.5kg at $12.

Race seven has Sugarland Express accepting to run in the sky active BM 58 handicap over the mile though at this stage is the second emergency leaving barrier (9) with a field of 14 to run.

16 SUGARLAND EXPRESS (NZ) EM
7 year old bay gelding (21-10-2012) Sire: Zabeel (NZ) Dam: Eloa (NZ) (Volksraad (GB)) View Pedigree Report
Breeder: Little Avondale Trust
Owners: Mrs J A Law, J L Roberts, M Beencke, G E Horne, M W Royle, L Dsouza & H Docherty
Colours: White, Red Stripe, Red Stripe On Sleeves, White Cap, Red Peak

Latest run sat on the speed and boxed on steadily 4 of 9 at Taree Hcp (C1) on Jul 17 over 1600m, on a slow track; 2.75 len behind Honovi carrying 55kg at $11. The start before that held up near turn; came from midfield; 8 of 14 at Grafton (Bm58) on Jul 5 over 1600m, on a slow track; 6 len behind Heza Magic Man carrying 55kg at $13.

The final event on the card will see the Kosciuszko tickets on sale over the 1000m dash, timed to go at approximately 4:50 pm with Johnny Roo Boy to run third up from a spell with claiming apprentice, Elissa Meredith booked to pilot taking 4 kg of the 61 kg weight leaving barrier (5) with a field of 14 to run.

3 JOHNNY ROO BOY
9 year old bay gelding (23-10-2010) Sire: Henny Hughes (USA) Dam: She’s a Nightmare (Night Shift (USA)) View Pedigree Report
Breeder: Mr J Hirsch
Owners: EST J Hirsch & E Hirsch
Colours: Gold, Black Motif, Collar And Sleeves, Gold And Black Motif Cap

Third-up & placed third-up previously. Resuming 10 of 12 at Taree (Bm66) on Jun 5 over 1000m, 8.25 len behind Mr Polar with 60.5kg at $17. Second run from a spell came from midfield; 6 of 11 at Hawkesbury (Bm64) on Jul 2 over 1000m, slow going 5 len behind Lord Zoulander carrying 53.5kg at $81.

Good luck to all at Tamworth on Friday.