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Trackwork

PUBLISHED : Sunday, 07 March, 2004, 12:00am
UPDATED : Sunday, 07 March, 2004, 12:00am

RACE ONE, GRIFFINS, 1,200 METRES (TURF)


Night Ninja has indicated in his work since his debut on February 15 that he has improved. His final 800 metres (54.7) was excellent. Lucky Port has shown promise in his work and trials and has left the impression he can win on debut. Fantastic Winner has been difficult to assess in his trials. His work has been sound and he looks fit enough to run well first time out. Chater Knight should need the experience. Shining Light has failed to impress in a series of trials.


RACE TWO, RATED 60-35 (C4), 1,200 METRES (DIRT)


The dirt trial win of Noble Victory last week was excellent. He looks in peak condition and is working exceptionally well. Handbag Fortune has worked well in a series of gallops and he looks fit and well. Plenty Of Luck worked a shade better with the application of blinkers, and with the gear change applied today is expected to improve. X-Speed worked strongly over 1,200 metres in 1:21.7 seconds in his final gallop. It was better work and he looks fit.


RACE THREE, RATED 95+ (C1), 1,600 METRES (TURF)


Visorhill worked stylishly over 800 metres in his final gallop where he was timed in 50.6. He has improved since his last run on February 7 and looks fit and well. Roosevelt has had a limited preparation, but has impressed in his few gallops. Gem Of India has been restricted to light work since his last outing on February 22, but remains in tip-top condition. Golcona worked a shade better on the riverside on Thursday when clocking 48.7 seconds over 800 metres.


RACE FOUR, RATED 40-0 (C5), 2,000 METRES (TURF)


Jade Ruyi shaped nicely in a Happy Valley trial at the end of February, and his overall work has been solid. Lazy Buddies worked better with the application of blinkers in his 800 metres gallop earlier this week. He looks fit and can improve with the gear change. Food Lover worked nicely over 1,200 metres in his final gallop and looks in good order. Lucky Friends looks in good shape and his recent work has been faultless. Red Fireball has displayed slight improvement in his recent work and can improve.


RACE FIVE, RATED 60-40 (C4), 1,600 METRES (TURF)


Noble Wind worked exceptionally well over 1,200 metres (1:23.7) in his final gallop, suggesting he is a class above this field. Wing Foot has made significant progress since his debut on November 22 and his recent work has been sound. Knight Templar won a recent trial and looks fit and well. Bountiful is fitter now and can improve.


RACE SIX, RATED 60-40 (C4), 1,400 METRES (TURF)


Zero In is taking his racing extremely well. His final 800 metres gallop timed in 47.6 seconds was superb. Hip Hip Hooray worked stylishly over 800 metres (51.5) and continues to impress. Aurelian showed some improvement in his final gallop over 800 metres where he extended nicely in the final 100 metres for his apprentice rider. Ahead A Head looks fit and well. Ching Hoi Boy looks in good shape and his final 1,200 metres gallop was faultless.


RACE SEVEN, RATED 95-75 (C2), 1,650 METRES (DIRT)


Temmoku finished strongly in a recent dirt trial and he does look in good condition. Our Class has worked well in a series of gallops and he does look in peak condition. Wealthy Treasure looks in sparkling condition. He moved quite well in a recent trial, but looks primed to run very well. Thunder Storm worked in a sterling manner over 1,200 metres when clocking 1:19.6 seconds. He has improved since his last run.


RACE EIGHT, RATED 80-60 (C3), 1,000 METRES (TURF)


Country Music displayed his usual zest in his recent work and looks in outstanding condition. Four Aces worked almost a fraction too keenly in his final 400 metres gallop. He looks fit. Sugar And Sweet caught the eye in a turf trial on March 2. The work and trials of Always Flying have been sound and he merits respect. Southern Light worked well in a grass gallop recently and looks to be holding his condition. Floral Khan won a turf trial in February and deserves another chance.


RACE NINE, RATED 75-55 (C3), 1,400 METRES (TURF)


Fifty Fifty won a trial at Happy Valley last month and his work has generally been positive. Strategus looks fit and well and his final 800 metres (49.3) gallop was excellent. Native Language has picked up in his work and looks fit. Progressing Times worked steadily on the riverside on Thursday. He looks to be holding his condition and a decent run can be expected.


RACE TEN, RATED 90-70 (C2), 1,400 METRES (TURF)


Noble Man worked well over 400 metres (24.8) and does look in tip-top shape. San Lorenzo remains in good order and has worked well in a series of gallops since his last run on February 1. Bumper Bumper was not pressured in a recent trial but looks fit and well. Cheerful Boy moved quite well in a Happy Valley trial over 1,700 metres. There is more improvement to come. Gianfanti finished second in a dirt trial last month and has generally show promise in his work. Master Gigolo displayed some improvement in his dirt trial on February 17 and he does look in good condition.


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