The Wayne Vanderburg trained Schooner Or Two sped over the 600m journey in a smart 35.09 secs. scoring by 6¾ lens from Brazen Journey with Lochinvar Vogue a further 3½ lens away. By Big Daddy Cool ex Which Wire this white & black dog was having his first start at Gosford & took his overall tally to six wins & four seconds from just fifteen race starts.
Another hot run on Tuesday night was that of Mint Octane. Owned by Ray Watson & trained by Robert Smith Mint Octane trailed the speedy Luke’s Rocket early before racing away to score by 4¾ lens in 29.99 for the 515m. Mint Octane has now had three starts at Gosford for three wins all in smart times.
The Keith Pedrana trained Slick Lee was another to score in smart time when he came from a long way back early to record a ¾ len victory in 30.19. Appreciating the drop back in class from the Semi‟s of the Vic Peters Slick Lee took his overall record to two wins & four minors from just eight starts.
Other good wins on the night were recorded by La Voca (30.24) for trainer John Sweet, Little Irish (23.32) for trainer Craig King & True Intentions who scored an all the way win for Wyong owner/trainer Evelyn Harris.
The Woy Woy Poultry Supplies Gosford Gold Cup is rapidly approaching with heats to be held on Tuesday night 29th December & the $30,000 to the winner of the final on Tuesday night 5th January 2010.
Gosford also has a Tab meeting set down for Sunday 3rd January 2010, so get ready for some exciting racing over the Cup period