4:09 PM (AEDST) Saturday, October 14 at Bunbury Turf Club, Bunbury
Horse racing comes to the Bunbury Turf Club on Sunday afternoon, with the Bunbury 3YO Classic set to headline the meeting.
Race 1 – Gommes Shoes Maiden (1200 metres)
Race 2 – Bank Of Queensland Handicap (2000 metres)
Race 3 – Western Meat Packers Handicap (1400 metres)
Race 4 – South West Isuzu Handicap (1675 metres)
Race 5 – Stelsco Hire Handicap (1200 metres)
Race 6 – Hannagan Bassett Financial Services Handicap (1400 metres)
Race 7 – TabTouch Bunbury 3YO Classic (1000 metres)
Race 8 – Qube Ports & Bulk Handicap (1200 metres)
Race 7 – TabTouch Bunbury 3YO Classic – This headlining sprint will see $100,000 in prize money on the table. Mikimoto will start as favourite after winning her maiden last start on debut. Expected to improve on that performance here. Achernar Star will resume here after a 6 month break. He’s won both of his first up runs so far. Ocean Jewel has had two wins in her three starts so far, split by a close second place. Had a solid first up win last start and is expected to build on it here. Art Series started her career with a pair of third places before taking a 4 month break. She resumed in late April and has won all four of her races before taking a spell in June. Resuming here after a four month spell. Will go well. Father Knick had a tidy debut, running third before taking four months off. Has won all three of his starts since resuming and is looking very solid. Epic Grey and Cognac both have similarly strong form behind them and are also win chances here.
Betting: Mikimoto $2.50; Achernar Star $5.00; Ocean Jewel $5.00; Art Series $6.00; Father Knick $6.50; Epic Grey $7.00; Cognac $8.00; Vital Dancer $8.50; Rubia Miss $13.00; Galveston Bay $16.00; Arrum Boy $20.00; My Demi $20.00.