-->

Deposit $100
to get

$250*

*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

Deposit $50 bet with

$200*

*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

Deposit $25
to get

$75*

*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

Deposit $250
to get

$250*

*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

The step up to 1800m of the Group 1 $750,000 Hyland Race Colours Underwood Stakes at Caulfield on Sunday will suit Hartnell at his third Spring Carnival outing.

Hartnell, above, will be suited by the step up to 1800m in the Underwood Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Hartnell, above, will be suited by the step up to 1800m in the Underwood Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Trainer James Cummings has reported that Hartnell has come through his tough second up run when runner up to Humidor in the Group 1 $750,000 Makybe Diva Stakes (1600m) at Flemington on September 16 and strip in tip top condition on the weekend.

“I was delighted to see him pull up quite well from what was a tough run in the Makybe Diva Stakes,” Cummings said.

“He had to burn the candle at both ends that day and he was still able to hold off the challenges and battle on bravely for second.”

“He steps out to the 1800m here in the Underwood and he’ll be better suited at that trip in his third-up run.”

Kerrin McEvoy gets the ride again on Hartnell who has drawn awkwardly at gate eight in the nine horse field and Cummings would be happy if the Melbourne Cup winning jockey could find some cover in the early and middle stages on the short priced favourite.

“We’d love to ride him with a little bit of cover this time, be a little more neutral from the barriers,” Cummings said.

“I think he’s really ready to attack the line and he showed sharpness in a gallop at Caulfield on Tuesday morning.

“He’s in great form, he’s well within himself, ticking over beautifully and doing everything we need him to do and hopefully on Sunday he can pick up a G1 for us.”

Hartnell produced a terrific first up win in the Group 2 $200,000 P.B. Lawrence Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield on August 19 before getting run down by Humidor in the Makybe Diva Stakes.

Hartnell is currently sitting at the top of the market order at $2.05 for the Underwood Stakes at Ladbrokes.com.au and has a clear margin over last year’s winner Black Heart Bart and Australian Oaks winner Bonneval at $4.80.

The Darren Weir trained Black Heart Bart has been placed at all three runs this prepration and is coming off a last start third in the Makybe Diva Stakes while the Kiwi mare Bonneval looked impressive in winning first up in the Group 2 $250,000 Dato’ Tan Chin Nam Stakes (1600m) at The Valley on September 9.

About The Author

Mark Mazzaglia

Mark is a passionate journalist with a life-time involvement in the racing industry. He spent many years as an analyst and form expert at the Courier Mail and also has hands-on experience working with some of Queensland’s top trainers.

10 Comments

  1. Aurea Roche

    Many thanks for being the advisor at this site. I enjoyed this content so much and most of all I appreciated reading how you will managed the problems I regarded as being marked by controversy. You are generally fairly kind to viewers really like me and help me with my living. Thanks a lot.

  2. Anonymous

    Not aggreed

  3. omega xl

    Heya, you’re certainly correct. I constantly read through your site content attentively. I’m likewise thinking about omega xl best price, you could discuss that sometimes. Take care!

  4. Pat Hartsock

    you are a legitimate great webmaster. Your website loading speed is outstanding. It appears you do any kind of unique trick. Aside from that, The details are masterpiece. you have done an outstanding job about this subject!

  5. Cyrus

    I wish to show appreciation to you for rescuing me from this type of crisis. Just after searching throughout the world-wide-web and finding recommendations which are not pleasant, I thought my life was gone. Existing devoid of the approaches to the issues you’ve fixed by means of your article content is a serious case, and the kind that would have adversely damaged my entire career if I hadn’t encountered your blog. Your primary understanding and kindness in controlling all the things was helpful. I am not sure what I would’ve done if I hadn’t come across such a solution like this. I am able to at this time look forward to my future. Thanks very much for this impressive and sensible guide. I will not be reluctant to suggest your web site to anyone who would like guidelines on this subject.

  6. Byron Obeng

    I am unclear where you are supposedly acquiring your information, however , great topic. I want to spend time figuring out more or understanding much more. Thank you for good info I had been in search of this post in my quest.

  7. Elias Weisz

    The holocaust never happened. 6 million jews did NOT die!!! Google “Did Six Million Really Die PDF” and read that 44 page free eBook. It’s time to wake up, people. Stop believing the lies the jewish media and Jew hollywood is constantly pumping out.

  8. Adolfo Gunkel

    The holocaust never happened. 6 million jews did NOT die!!! Google “Did Six Million Really Die PDF” and read that 44 page free eBook. It’s time to wake up, people. Stop believing the lies the jewish media and Jew hollywood is constantly pumping out.

  9. Gaston Glaza

    Before anything else, let me commend your clearness about this subject. I am not an experienced about this issue, but soon after enrolling your write-up, my own knowledge has developed beautifully. Remember to permit me to grasp your rss to remain in touch with any sort of possible updates. Decent job and will definitely pass it on to followers and my online viewers.

  10. Courtney

    I just couldn’t depart your site before suggesting that I actually enjoyed the standard information a person provide for your visitors? Is gonna be back often to check up on new posts

Leave a reply

Your email address will not be published.