Sheiswhatsheis to stay at 1600m

Sheiswhatsheistostayat1600m

April21,201712:30pm。

byAAP

TrainerTonyGollanhasntgivenuponSheiswhatsheisgettingovergrounddespitebringingherbackindistanceforhernextassignmentatDoomben。

SheiswhatsheiswasastrongthirdintheToowoombaCup(2000m)butwillcomebackto1600mintheListedTailsStakesonSaturday。

GollanhadalsoenteredherfortheMandateOpenHcp(2200m)onSaturdaybutaftertrackworkonTuesdaydecidedtogowiththeshorterrace。

Isentheroutforashortfreshen-upaftertheToowoombaCup。

ShecamebackinverywellandworkedsostronglyonTuesdayIthoughtshewouldbebetteratthe1600metres,Gollansaid。

ShehaswontwiceattheDoomben1600andshelookstobeoneofthefewleadersintheracesothewidebarrier(12)shouldntworryher。

GollansaidhehadbeenmorethanhappywiththemaresToowombaCuprun。

Itwasherfirstgoinamiddledistanceraceandshehadatoughruninfront。

Theyneverreallyleftheralone,hesaid。

ButIthoughtshewasverybraveandshekeptgivinginthestraight。

GollanhasalsoacceptedwithBrazenMossandPindanPearlintheTailsStakes。

BrazenMosshaswonhispasttwostartsandhelovesthetrackanddistance。

Hedeservesagoatastakesrace,Gollansaid。

PindanPearlwaspreviouslytrainedbyPeterMoodyinMelbourneandTimMartininNSWandisahalf-sistertotheMartin-trainedGroupOnewinnerHeavensAbove。

SheisnowracedbyGlenloganStudbutGollansaidshewasnotcertaintorunfromtheoutsidebarrier14。

CanberramareSingleGazeistheearlyfavouritefortheTailsStakesandwilljumpfrombarrierninewithKathyOHaratoride。

TrainedbyNickOlive,SingleGazewonlastyearsGroupOneVineryStudStakesbeforefallingintheAustralianOaks。