Sammy's set to steal the show
By Mathew Toogood
IT'S a question racing fans would all want to know ahead of champion filly Samantha Miss's return to racing in the Light Fingers Stakes (1200m) at Randwick tomorrow _ is she going well enough to win?
"Well, there's only one word for that…definitely,'' respected Broadmeadow clocker Alan "Joc'' Gollogly said this morning.
"You can't knock champions against their own age and her preparatory work has been good.''
Samantha Miss produced her best piece of work of the preparation at Newcastle on Tuesday morning working with stablemate Absolutelyfabulous on the course proper.
The pair clocked 1.08.75 for the 1000m gallop with a final 600m in 36.40sec.
"On a fitness level she's probably exactly the same as when she won the Silver Shadow first-up in the spring,'' Gollogly said.
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