Guy debating Grafton Cup run

GuydebatingGraftonCuprun

July8,201912:42pm。

byAAP

TrainerBryanGuyhastodecidewhethertorunProtestintheGraftonCuporatDoomben。

Thechancetogetblack-typehasco-trainerBryanGuyleaningtowardsrunningtalentedstayingmareProtestintheListedGraftonCupinsteadofDoomben。

Protest,whoGuytrainsinpartnershipwithhissonDaniel,isinthe$160,000Cup(2350m)onThursdayandarestrictedclassraceover2220matDoombenadayearlier。

Themareshowedshewasbackontrackwithastrongwinover1800monaheavytrackattheGoldCoastathermostrecentstart。

GuyhasalwayshadabigopinionofProtest,whoispartownedbyhisdaughterKaty,butthemarescareerhasbeenhamperedbyalackofsuitabledistanceraces。

Everytimeshehasgottodistancespast2000metresshehasbeencompetitive。

Evenasathree-year-oldsheranagreatraceintheOaksatDoombenover2200metreswhenshewastenthafterbeingaskedtomakealongrunverydeeponthetrack,Guysaid。

TofinishascloseasshedidintheOaksconfirmedwhatwethoughtofher。

Whenshegotto1800metreslasttimeshereallyrevelledontheheavytentrackandawettrackcouldbeakeytowhereshegoesonWednesday。

BothDoombenandGraftonwereinthehevyrangeatacceptancetimeonMonday。

Guysaidhewaskeentogetblack-typewiththemarewhoiswellbredbeingbytopsireSmartMissileoutofaZabeelmare,Quibble。

IfsherunsinthefirstthreeintheGraftonCupshewillgetblack-type。

Awettrackwouldcertainlybeahelpforhertodothat,Guysaid。

Protesthasdrawnbarrier13of14atGraftoN。

TheracefavouriteIgrainehasgoneupfivekilogramsforherwinintheCaloundraCupandherNewZealandtrainerRobertPriscottisalsohopingforawettrack。