TORONTO, April 27 – Each week, Woodbine’s head clocker Ernie Perri will comment on some of the top workouts watched by the clocking team, highlighting horses to key on in upcoming races at Woodbine.
[Track ratings based on a scale of 1-5 with ‘1’ being the slowest.]
Saturday, Race 6 – Afleet Connection
Ernie said: "On April 14, Afleet Connection worked out of the gate in :48.20 outworking first timers Surely Dimple (:48.60) and Cool and Stormy (:49.20.) Alternate play to the favorite. Just after the harrow break, track rated 3.5."
Saturday, Race 7 – Aye Aye Captain
Ernie said: "On April 22, Aye Aye Captain Worked in :59.80 and out in 1:13. Aye Aye Captain Worked behind a pair of stablemates with Da Silva up and closed 6 to 8 lengths to finish in front. Before the break times generally slower. Track rated 2.5."
Race 9, Saturday – Gliding By
Ernie said: "On April 22, Gliding By went in 1:01.20 and out in 1:13.80. Contreras aboard worked nice and easy.
Track rated 2.5"
Sunday, Race 8 (Fury Stakes) – Cindervella
Ernie said: "On April 23, Cindervella Worked in 1:01b and out in 1:13.60. Worked very easy before the break
on an even track rated 3."
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