Happy connections with winning driver Greg Sugars and CODE BLACK

Winners this week include…

Times Stride (4h Rocknroll Hanover / Star Of The Ball by Presidential Ball) won at Menangle on the 18th June where he drew No.9 to settle down 1-out-and-3-back, then he was 4-back before moving out 5-wide turning for home to hit the lead with 80m to run and go on for a good win in 1:51.7 for the mile and now has 5 wins & 4 placings for $50,200 – bred by Ryder Bloodstock Ltd.

Pocket Thedeal (5g American Ideal / Tuapeka Pocket by In The Pocket) won at Swan Hill on the 19th June, drawing No.3 he dropped back at the start to get the 1x1, then with 300m to go he moved out 3-wide rounding the bend for a good challenge in the home straight, hitting the lead 30m out and going on to win by a neck in a 1:54.8 Mile Rate for 1750m to now have 11 wins & 15 placings for $85,270 – bred by Ryder Bloodstock Ltd.

Code Black (6g Bettor’s Delight / Christian Watch by Falcon Seelster) won at Melton on the 22nd June where he drew No.5 in the 6-horse field and went out fast but didn’t make the lead, so sat parked around the bend taking the lead in the middle stages of the race and sprinted home in a fast last half of 55.2 and an overall 1:55.4 Mile Rate for the 2240m trip in his first start for 14 months to now have 17 wins & 17 placings for $252,335 – bred by Breckon Bloodstock Ltd.

Placed horses this week were Selling The Dream 2nd at Maryborough, All Yours 3rd at Auckland, Vettel 2nd at Albion Park, Stylish Trend 3rd at Devonport.

In the USA …
Change Stride 3rd at Meadowlands.