Good Idea chasing third-straight win

DATE : 2020年2月12日 By :

GoodIdeachasingthird-straightwin

January22,20195:34pm。

byAAP

TrainerPhillipStokeshasGoodIdeareadytomakehisMelbournedebutatSandown。

AsonoftwoofthelateDatoTanChinNamsformerracetrackstarswillbeouttotakeanotherstepupwhenhechaseshisthird-straightwininhisVictoriandebutatSandown。

Four-year-oldgeldingGoodIdeaisbydualCoxPlatewinnerSoYouThinkoutof2009VRCOakswinnerFaintPerfume,twoofthemanybigracewinnersDatoTanChinNamracedinAustraliawithlegendarytrainer,thelateBartCummings。

WinsinaMorphettvilleClassOneover2014manda2100mbenchmarkraceatGawlerathispasttwostartshavetakenthePhillipStokes-trainedGoodIdeasrecordtothreewinsfromninestarts。

GoodIdeafacesanotherstepupinclasstobenchmark-78gradeinWednesdaysTheBigScreenCompanyHandicap(2100m)butwasfavouriteonraceeveandStokesbelievesthegeldingissettorunwellagain。

Hesreallycomeofagethiscampaign,Stokessaid。

Hewasalwaysgoingtobeaslow-maturinghorse,beingbySoYouThinkoutofFaintPerfume。

Heusedtodoalotofthingswrongpre-raceandintherunbutthepennyisstartingtodrop。

GoodIdearacesintheblackandwhitecheck,yellowsleeves,coloursmadefamousbynumerousstarsracedbyDatoTanovertheyears,includingSoYouThinkandFaintPerfume。

DatoTanChindiedinOctoberlastyearbuthisThinkBigStudisintheownershipofGoodIdeaalongwithDrAlanJacksonwhowasalsoapartnerinFaintPerfume。

Stokessaiditwasanhonourtohavethecoloursgoingaroundonahorsehetrains。

StokesopenedhisnewstablesatPakenhaminVictorialatelastyearwhilekeepingapresenceinAdelaide。

HepraisedtheworkhisteamatMorphettvillehaddonewithGoodIdea。

Theyvedoneafantasticjob,especially(apprentice)DylanCabochewhohasbeenridingthehorsethewholewaythrough,hesaid。

IthinkDylanandmysonTommyhavedoneagreatjobbackathomebecausehehasbeenahardhorsetohandle。

WithWednesdaysraceanon-claimingevent,StokeshasbookedReganBayliss。

HelooksextremelywellandhesdoingextremelywellatPakenham,Stokessaid。