Sloys aim at three Group 1's in-a-row

Connections of Lets Get Rockin at Menangle last Saturday night.

Connections of Lets Get Rockin at Menangle last Saturday night. Photo by Club Menangle

The barrier draw for Saturday night’s $100,000 Regional Championships State Final at Menangle will be completed today. 

The field for the Group 1 was finalised on the weekend when Lets Get Rockin was successful in the Metropolitan Final at Menangle. 

Driven by Jack Callaghan, who won the $100,000 Hunter Final at Newcastle with Far Out Bro the night before, Lets Get Rockin completed a group 1 double for breeder and owner Sloys Company.  

Managed by Darren Xerri, Sloys Company was created by his father Tony Xerri who passed away last Wednesday. 

“I want to give a special mention to the Xerri family, they have been so supportive of me in my career and it has been such a hard week for the family, this win is for them,” said Callaghan who wore a black armband.

The iForm best bets for today:

Newcastle best bet

Race 8: Captain Dan (5)

Found the line strong in a fast time last start and looks strong here.

Newcastle next best

Race 5: Dance With Sue (5)

Won well last start and has the class to make it back-to-back wins.

Around the tracks

Canberra best bet

Race 5: Fleetwood Rock (6)

Good at his past couple and think he can cross and lead from start to finish.

Play the exotics

The Newcastle quaddie

Race 5: 3-2-5

Race 6: 10-9-6

Race 7: 3-4-10

Race 8: 5-8-6

$81 for 100%


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