Will probably be a low key kick-off for Coup De Fundamental’s Nation Championships bid at Sapphire Coast right this moment however coach Danny Williams hopes it will likely be a super springboard into the wealthy nation sequence.
So long as the Sapphire Coast observe is on the enhance, the four-year-old will line up within the Bega Betta Dwelling Residing Handicap (1200m) with the spot of Williams’ No.1 seed up for grabs. Coup De Fundamental hasn’t raced since a gallant second behind the unbeaten Noble Boy, who he’ll meet once more within the Goulburn Qualifier on March 2, at Rosehill on December 1.
“He’s a horse that’s up there with the higher grade of horse of mine,’’ Williams stated. “We have been planning on working him subsequent Saturday however I feel we have to be aware of the horse’s benchmark. He had a jump-out through the week and we thought we’d have a look at a comfortable possibility to lift his score.’’
The gelding is burdened with 61kg within the class 2 occasion and might be conceding three.5kg or extra to his rivals. Williams warned the $1.70 favorite was naturally not at his prime for his first-up run, however he’s anticipating class to shine by.