Best Odds with Top Tote+ and Bet Back Offers!
Register at Australia's #1 Online Bookmaker!
Back A Winner!
Sign-Up to Australia's Fastest Growing Online Bookmaker!
Back Yourself!
Sign-up and start betting with Ladbrokes in 2 minutes!
Best Of The Best Odds!
Bet With Palmerbet and get Paid Top Fluc or Top Tote!
*Conditions Apply. Excl VIC, NSW, SA & WA. Gamble Responsibly
Image: Bruno Cannatelli

Henry Dwyer has elected to chase black-type at Scone with Tropezina rather than stay in his own backyard for a race at Caulfield.

Tropezina was a dual acceptor for Saturday’s Listed Denise’s Joy Stakes at Scone and the Le Pine Funerals Handicap at Caulfield.

Both races are restricted to three-year-old fillies over 1100m with the Scone contest holding black-type status.

“The Scone race doesn’t look a harder race and the added bonus is there’s a bit of black-type involved,” Dwyer said.

“With fillies it’s pretty important to get that black-type, whether it’s Scone or wherever you have to go.

“She’s drawn well to get a good run on pace and we’ve got a good rider so there’s a few positives.

“The negative is the travel involved.

“We’ve had to go to Sydney and then up to Scone, another few hours on race day.

“It’s not the end of the world, but it’s a bit tougher than racing in your own backyard at Caulfield.”

Tropezina will be second-up after being freshened on Saturday.

Dwyer said he was expecting improvement from the filly who was underdone when 10th over 1100m at Caulfield on April 20.

“She only got beaten 4-1/2 lengths and I think she’s got two or three lengths improvement in her,” Dwyer said.

“I thought the Caulfield race, with the exception of Propelle, was a bit weaker than her first-up race and I think the Scone race is no harder.

“Plus the black-type is there, so we’ll try and chase it.”

Dwyer is no stranger to Scone racing, with Snitty Kitty running second in the same race in 2017 before going to the Gold Coast to win the Lightning Stakes.

“This race was Snitty Kitty’s introduction to black-type racing,” Dwyer said.

“I don’t think Tropezina is that level but she’s got a similar style and should give herself every chance.”

 
*Existing customers only. 2nd Racing bet. Excl SA & WA. T’s & C’s apply. Gamble responsibly.
Featured News

Free Racing Bonus Bets and Offers

We take a look at the BIGGEST and BEST Free Daily Racing Offers and Betting Promotions from Australia’s leading online...

Darwin Cup results and replay – 2021

View the results and replay for the 2021 Darwin Cup. The Darwin Cup was raced at Darwin racecourse on 2/8/2021....

Jockey gets last laugh after social media attack

After race 7 at Lismore finished on Friday, a bloke got onto twitter and just attacked the rider. Firing words...

COVID scare forces staff change at Moonee Valley

Track manager Marty Synan and his staff were looking to racing returning at The Valley following a four-month break. But...

Verry big decision awaits James McDonald

Leading Sydney jockey James McDonald has less than three weeks to make a decision on whether he will partner Verry...

Watch 📺 Late contender for sick beat of the season

There isn’t many races left in this years racing season but we have had a late contender for the worst...

Australian Bookmaker Reviews

Which bookmaker should you bet with? We Review each of the leading online Australian Bookmakers and rate them in order...

 
 
Copyright © 2021 Just Horse Racing.
All rights reserved - Privacy Policy

Gamble Responsibly 18+
*State exclusions apply to some offers. Please check T&Cs of each offer with the bookmaker. All Offers Exclude NSW residents.
18+ Don't let the game play you. Stay in control. Gamble responsibly. Think! About your choices. Call Gambling Help on 1800 858 858 or visit www.gamblinghelp.nsw.gov.au or www.gamblinghelponline.org.au.