Poet’s Landing is 2/2 in Darwin this prep and the Lloyd Kennewell trained three year old has opened favourite with Sportsbet.com.au to claim the NT Derby (2000m) this Saturday.
The son of Poet’s Voice has produced class to get the wins in both outings, sitting back off the pace and attacking the line late. Stepping up to 2000m looks perfect hence why he is the $2.35 favourite and already been supported, in from $2.40.
Savatoxl has been the star 3YO on the dirt in the past six months but led and copped too much pressure last time behind Poet’s Landing. He’s at $4.20, out from $3.80. That pair have a good hold on the market, with the next best being Paghman at $6.