It’s easy to get carried away with midweek form but jockey Kerrin McEvoy is confident unbeaten three-year-old Classique Legend will live up to the raps on him at Rosehill on Saturday.
If winning is all about mindset, Joe Pride is convinced Ball Of Muscle is in the zone as he prepares for a rematch with top sprinter Redzel in the Group One Galaxy at Rosehill.
It might sound like little more than some old-fashioned Kiwi bravado but trainer Stephen Marsh is refusing to concede Saturday’s Rosehill Guineas to the outstanding colt The Autumn Sun.
It’s the colt from the Snowden stable that holds centre stage in the ever-changing Golden Slipper picture but champion trainer Peter Snowden warns the fillies shouldn’t be underestimated.
There’s no doubt the South Australian racing industry needs a boost and a Golden Slipper win by Adelaide trainer Chris Bieg would certainly go a way to lifting morale.