Rail : Out 1.5 metres 900-375; True the remainder.
Track: Dead 5.
Factors: Should be great racing surface and likely to be upgraded. Best Bet: Missy Longstocking (Race 2). Best Value: Phelan Ready (Race 8). No Value: Solzhenitzyn (Race 4). Jockey Challenge: Damian Browne ($5.50).
Wide gate only worry for Chosen Idol, but has speed and blinkers go on. Skytastic no luck latest.
Numbers: 8, 6, 1, 4.
Mesmereyser is from smart stable, gear change, but will need luck from wide gate. Missy Longstocking was far from digraced GC last start, winner this track and distance, looks one of the good things for the day.
Numbers: 1x, 2, 4, 12.
Liesele runs her best races here, fitter for first-up run, class edge. Pure Purrfection consistent, should box seat from this draw. Funtantes will go forward from wide gate and will need to dictate the tempo.
Numbers: 6, 2, 11, 1.
Epic not suited wfa conditions, but racing well. Solzhenitzen mixed form this prep' last run okay, not keen on the short odds. Transporter ran super race in top grade last start, the one to beat if can repeat.
Numbers: 7, 10, 2, 12.
Dear Demi is smart filly, wide gate to contend with. Catalonia has put in a couple of eye-catchers, class might test. Dolphus is Maidener ran nice race GC latest. Kazanluk been thereabouts and should appreciate the step up in distance. Express Power racing well placed over 2000m looks the one to beat.
Numbers: 4, 1, 2, 3.
Plenty of smart three-year-olds to clash here. Academus scored strong first-up win at GC latest, sure to be in the mix again. Complicate and Boban ran well in Hawkesbury Guineas. Sizzling had no luck behind Academus last start, extra distance suits. Al Aneed turned ion eye-catcher GC.
Numbers: 1, 8, 11, 4.
Two top picks should fight this out. Foreteller had no luck GC when finished behind Lights Of Heaven, who was game to hold on. Manighar was ridden upside down last start, will be ridden quieter this time and should be finishing off strong.
Numbers: 4, 1, 9, 14.
See The World is super consistent, should be hitting the line. Belltone made up ground when resuming GC, goes well here. Fire Up Fifi is street corner tip for this meeting, well backed, but faces tough task against some quality opposition. alley against Mahisara, but has plenty ability. Phelan Ready out of winner's list for long time, but lot to like about his fast finishing effort GC.
Numbers: 5ew x, 11, 6, 2.