The hard fit, in form Great Again heads the Sportsbet market for the feature race at Flemington this Saturday, the Aurie’s Star Handicap (1200m).
The Lindsey Smith trained gelding comes through the Bletchingly where he led and tried hard, but couldn’t quite see it out when third to Viridine. Proven down the straight and Declan Bates jumps back on. He opened $4.20 and has eased to $4.40.
He still holds the call though ahead of Home Of The Brave, who would go close to winning if he found anything near his best. Opened $5 and has trimmed down to $4.80, touching $4.50. Ramornie Handicap winner Signore Fox has had specking at a price, into $9.50 from $11.