Truly Great Allocated Top Weight For Perth Cup

21
Dec

Classy five-year-old Truly Great has been allocated topweight of 60kg in the $400,000 Group 2 Tabtouch Perth Cup (2400m) at Ascot on January 2.

A winner of the Kingston Town Classic (1800m) and Ted Van Heemst (2100m) double, he was rated 1kg superior to Towton Cup victor, Trap For Fools.

Bendigo Cup (2400m) champion Princess Jenni, for Mornington trainer, David Brideoake, has 56kg, but is a doubtful starter.

Former European stayer Neufbosc and Platoon for trainer Neville Parnham are among 34 cup nominations and have 53kg and 54kg respectively.

1 Truly Great ( Grant & Alana Williams) [112] 60.0
2 Trap for Fools (Lindsey Smith) [110] 59.0
3 Princess Jenni (NZ) (David Brideoake) [104] 56.0
4 Platoon (Neville Parnham) [100] 54.0
5 Taxagano (Fred Kersley) [98] 53.0
6 Neufbosc (FR) (Neville Parnham) [97] 53.0
7 Royal Command (Adam Durrant) [94] 53.0
8 Arctic Stream (Ross Price) [92] 53.0
9 Freez’emoff (Graeme Hammarquist) [86] 53.0
10 Utgard Loki (Justin Warwick) [88] 53.0
11 Paddy’s Shadow (Raquel Williams) [81] 53.0
12 Money Maher ( Daniel & Ben Pearce) [85] 53.0
13 Double Digit (Ashley Maley) [84] 53.0
14 He’s a Parker (Hec McLaren) [84] 53.0
15 Adornment (Adam Durrant) [79] 53.0
16 Mystery Miss (Adam Durrant) [79] 53.0
17 Push to Pass (Ashley Maley) [80] 53.0
18 Midnight Blue ( Grant & Alana Williams) [79] 53.0
19 Em Tee Aye (Trevor Andrews) [79] 53.0
20 Cambist (Robyn Lockwood) [75] 53.0
21 True Attraction (Adam Durrant) [78] 53.0
22 Juicing Carrots (Raquel Reid) [76] 53.0
23 British Bessy (Sharon Miller) [71] 53.0
24 Morning Song ( Grant & Alana Williams) [71] 53.0
25 Come Right Back (Adam Durrant) [71] 53.0
26 Dark Musket (Graeme Ballantyne) [71] 53.0
27 Saucy Jack (Ben Owen) [70] 53.0
28 Big Shot Paddy (John Reynolds) [70] 53.0
29 Mr Delegator (Tiarnna Robertson) [69] 53.0
30 Aragain (NZ) (Chris Willis) [65] 53.0
31 Ouqba Ted (Colin Webster) [69] 53.0
32 Pambella (Neville Parnham) [64] 53.0
33 Our D’amour (Liz Strempel) [61] 53.0
34 Bruny Island (Clayton Scoby-Smith) [62] 53.0
*Fillies & Mares allowance factored into handicap rating