Coach Peter Snowden is eager to offer glamour filly Dame Giselle her likelihood towards the older horses within the $1 million Sure Sure Sure Stakes (1300m) at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday – offered the monitor shouldn’t be within the heavy vary.
“If Rosehill is not any worse than a comfortable 7, I’ll run Dame Giselle,’’ Snowden stated.
“She had a straightforward week after the Flight Stakes (fourth to Montefilia) and she or he has freshened up properly.
“We gave her a bit ‘tick over’ trial the opposite day and she or he is sweet to go.
“But when we get heavy floor I wouldn’t run her. There’s the Sizzling Danish Stakes subsequent week to consider or we’d put her within the paddock.’’
Dame Giselle has been in nice type this spring, reeling off wins within the Silver Shadow Stakes, Livid Stakes and Tea Rose Stakes to be on monitor for a Princess Sequence clear sweep till she missed a spot within the Flight Stakes.
Snowden, who trains in partnership together with his son Paul, then targeting getting Dame Giselle prepared for the Sure Sure Sure Stakes however Sydney’s spell of moist climate may influence these plans.
However the Sure Sure Sure Stakes has nonetheless attracted a prime class area of sprinters together with crushed The Everest runners Gytrash, Haut Brion Her, Santa Ana Lane, Tofane and Eduardo.
Gytrash, a gallant third in Classique Legend’s The Everest, has been put in the $2.80 favorite for the Sure Sure Sure Stakes forward of Santa Ana Lane ($4.50) and Dame Giselle ($6).
The Snowden secure has seven nominations for the race however none are sure starters because of the chance of a monitor within the soft-heavy vary.
Courageous Tune, Army Zone, Signore Fox and Certain To Win want bettering climate and monitor situations, Jen Guidelines is unlikely to again up after in The Nivison final Saturday and California Zimbol is already in Melbourne and is prone to race at Flemington on Saturday.