This weeks Brisbane Trackwork & Saturday specials thanks to Winning Post
Tony Gollan’s smart mare TIYATROLANI has had her return to racing delayed because of wet tracks but she is ready and raring to go on Saturday at Doomben, where she’s drawn perfectly. She was one of the best workers on Tuesday morning, galloping on the dirt at Eagle Farm over 800m and running her last 400m in 23.2 with a bit in the tank.
Last-start winner LUNA FIORE can go on with it after she galloped on the dirt on Tuesday, running her last 400m in 24, which was all that was needed from her.
MISS EXFACTOR showed she can hold her form with a nice gallop on Tuesday over 800m on the dirt, last 400m in 23.8.
ROCK MYLADY can bounce back to form off a good draw on Saturday following a nice effort over 1000m on the dirt on Tuesday, the last 400m in a solid 24 on the bit.
BRIGADOON RISE resumes and is ready to make her debut for the stable after working nicely over 800m on Tuesday, last 400m in 23.5.
MERCURIAN worked strongly over 800m on the dirt, last 400m in 24, and can land an overdue win with luck from the draw.
IGNITE THE LIGHT looks set to go one better on Saturday after an excellent gallop on Tuesday over 800m, last 400m in 22.9.
BOURBON ROAD looked good going over 1000m on the dirt and getting home the last 400m in 23.8 with something in reserve.
LORD COCONUTS, well placed and weighted on Saturday, went over 1000m on the dirt on Tuesday, running the last 400m in 23.9.
JETSONIC showed his usual speed cruising over 800m, the last 400m in 23 flat.
HEART OF A WARRIOR can run well fresh after working well on Tuesday over 800m, last 400m in 23.6.
EF TROOP, a youngster by former stable favourite and Group 1 winner Spirit of Boom, makes his debut on Saturday after trialling brilliantly on Tuesday at Doomben. He won his trial over 840m on a good 4 by 8½ lengths in 49.11, covering his last 600m in 33.75.
Kelly Schweida’s stayer OUTRAGED can bounce back to the winner’s circle on Saturday after a solid gallop on Tuesday from the 1600m at three-quarter pace, last 400m in 25.8.
Stablemate BEAUDACIOUS was below her best last start but should be able to bounce back after pleasing her trainer from the 1000m at three-quarter pace, last 600m in 36.1.
John Zielke, whose youngsters are flying at present, reports his Jetspur juvenile HOPES ETERNAL has done well at home at Toowoomba since his latest win and that all is on a target for him to make it a hat-trick of wins from three career starts.
Robert Heathcote’s good mare BIDII BABE was a good worker on Tuesday, striding over 800m on the dirt and getting home her last 400m in 23.9. She is ready to run well fresh.
CUSHION PINK, who is also first up, worked alongside NILETTE over 1000m. They ran their last 400m in 24.3 under their own steam.
BROTHERLY SECRET can be forgiven for his last run after working well on Tuesday over 1000m, last 400m in 23.8.
LAUTERBRUNNEN was one of the best workers from the team, going over 1000m and running home his last 400m in 23.7 after being held back from last week’s meeting.
HEARTS HONOUR, who resumes, is in great order after some nice work on Tuesday over 1000m, last 400m in 24 under a hold.
ONLY WANNA SING and RETAIRIUS strode over 800m on Tuesday, last 400m in 24.5, and neither was pushed. TAKARAKKA went over 1200m, last 400m in 24.
SUGGAN BUGGAN and MEHMETO went over 1000m, last 400m in 24. LUCKY CAPTAIN was good over 1000m, last 400m in 24.5.
FEMME FIREBALL and HOT SOCK also galloped over 1000m, last 400m in 24 — really good work from both horses.
Gallop of the week:
IGNITE THE LIGHT, 800m, last 400m in 22.9, dirt, Eagle Farm, Tuesday.
Best for DOOMBEN:
EF TROOP (1), IGNITE THE LIGHT (2), OUTRAGED (3), ALL THAT IS (4), BIDII BABE (5), MERCURIAN (6), LAUTERBRUNNEN (7), MAHARNI (8), BOURBON ROAD (9).