Gary Harley – Preview – 11.02.23

Race 1 – Prosperity Smart Drive 2 YO Maiden Handicap 900m

Full Revolution is on debut after trialling well on city tracks. Her last trial at Warwick Farm she got back and was held up in the straight before running on nicely with no pressure.

One Kind went very quick in an easy Wyong trial and Allaboutella has good trial form.

Selections:          6- Full Revolution             7- One Kind         5- AllAboutella


Race 2 – Watson Mangioni Provincial 3YO & Up Maiden Plate 900m

Spirit Of Storm looked good in her only start on January 17, she drifted to the rear of the field and then finished strong to be placed less than two lengths from the winner. She has since had a tick over trial at Rosehill.

Twobobrob is on debut after a nice trial and He’s Purring is knocking on the door.

Selections:          11- Spirit of Storm           6- Towbobrob                    2- He’s Purring


Race 3 – Bonvilla Estate 4YO & Up Maiden Plate 1600m

Mister Hemsworth has been placed in all three starts this preparation and this is a very winnable race. He has speed to be on the pace from the soft draw and he was twice placed in Europe before coming to Australia.

Pioneer Lass is racing on well enough to be a chance and Our Frankie wants this trip.

Selections:          5- Mister Hemsworth     11- Pioneer Lass                10- Our Frankie


Race 4 – Manning Valley Free Range Eggs Maiden Handicap 1200m

Lady Percival’s is knocking on the door with good performances in all four starts this prep. Last start at Warwick Farm she was bumped twice in the straight and never clear and pulled up with mild heat stress.

Hail To The Queen two recent Gosford runs have been good while True Blue has trialled okay.

Selections:          7- Lady Percival’s              10- Hail To The Queen   2- True Blue


Race 5 – Calvary Mater Newcatsle Class 1 & Maiden Plate 1850m

Ausbred Rising Sun has only had two starts for a win and a second. He came from a mile back when a bold winner on debut a week before Christmas. He was unlucky when narrowly beaten at Warwick Farm on Australia Day.

Don Quixote was an easy winner here last start and More Saintly looked good winning at Wyong.

Selections:          5- Ausbred Rising Sun     2- Don Quixote                  7- More Saintly


Race 6 – JW Marriott Gold Coast Resort And Spa Midway Benchmark 64 Handicap 1600m

Theo Legion is a bold front runner with good form on this track. The 3-kilogram claim is good, and he runs a strong mile. He was nailed on the line here last start.

Casual Connection went okay first up and is a winner on this track.

Auspicious Cloud will be fitter.

Selections: 1- Theo Legion            4- Casual Connection      6- Auspicious Cloud


Race 7 – Prosperity Advisors Group F&M Benchmark 64 Handicap 1200m

Announcing was impressive winning on debut at Gosford recently. She has been trialling well and she will appreciate the long straight. Alysha Collett rides from a good draw.

Ideel Girl had no luck last start and Prize Draw could sprint well.

Selections:          9- Announcing   10- Ideel Girl      4- Prize Draw


Race 8 – Soul Café CG&E Benchmark 64 Handicap 1200m

Hamaki has returned from a spell in good form. He just missed at Wyong last start, and he won well at Hawkesbury first up. He won’t be far off the pace from this barrier.

Flying Destiny won well on debut and Capital Asset is ready to win.

Selections:          10- Hamaki         12- Flying Destiny             11- Capital Asset