Eight races are carded in tomorrowâ€™s (Saturday) race meeting at Borrowdale Race course, with the feature race being the Zimbabwe Challenge to be run over 1400 metres.The Zimbabwe Challenge is part of an 8-race programme in the last race meeting of the year and will see 8 runners battling for honours.
Distinguished trainer Lisa Harris brings out half of the runners in the eight horse field namely: Winterâ€™s Night, Syracuse, One Last Trick, and Sonic Barrier. Of the 4 stable companions, Winterâ€™s Night, a classy performer which will be racing with blinkers on is the brightest prospect for a win. Syracuse and Sonic barrier however possess the ability to win.
Jet Command, a 5-year old South African gelding trained by Alyson Wright is a big threat in the race following a cracking performance in its last race. Jockey Kevin Derere will be tasked with the responsibility of steering jet Command to glory.
Gokhan Terziâ€™s hopes for a win will hinge on Auvergne and Richie Rich.
While Auvergne is a top class sprinter and is expected to have a say in the outcome of the race, Richie Rich on the other has its work cut out in a quest to win the race.
Airwolf from Sebastian Dâ€™Aquinoâ€™s stable completes the line up of 7 runners in the feature race. Airwolf however has to produce something special to steal the show in a competitive field. Trainer Kirk Swanson makes his predictions on the outcome.