Archive for 20171023

20171023 – Northam Monday


“Surf Torque wins by a whopping 15 lengths for Coldstream”

In-form sprinter Surf Torque put in a mighty performance today at Northam, leading throughout from box 8 in a fast 29.79. The son of Surf Mail had won 2 of his last 4 starts, one over 509m at Northam and the other over 405m at Mandurah. He was well supported today and didn’t let his backers down when he charged out of the boxes and crossed his rivals. Crocodile Crush and Ignore The Noise tangled behind Surf Torque which increased the leader’s margin. Mental Burst ran on well for second while Shing Lee finished third. Surf Torque is raced by V. Reid, P. Brown, S Shanahan and J. Shanahan, he has now won 4 of 30 career starts. Pictured : Derek Coldstream

HOUNDS TO FOLLOW :

Race 3 Number 6 WHAT ROAD : Powered home for a very strong second.

Race 6 Number 2 WILD WEST WILLY : Jumped brilliantly before cruising home for a 7 length win.

Ryan Levitzke (commentator)