Four heats of the Group 2 Multiquip Bob Payne Spring Sprint (520m) have been drawn for this Saturday night (September 22) at Wentworth Park.
Just like the January Bob Payne event, the four Spring heats have again attracted 32 superb nominations including Bye Bye Bucks, Mepunga Geordie, Ritza Ryder and Imry Bale.
Ken Lewis prepared Bye Bye Bucks will be searching for his third Group 2 title for 2012, after claiming the Dapto Megastar and The Gardens Blacktop in recent months. Drawing box two in the second heat, Bye Bye Bucks will have to take on recent Group 3 winner Mepunga Geordie and last start Wentworth Park winner Hoover Boy.
Winners and second placegetters will qualify for the September 29, $40,000 to the winner final, with the two fastest thirds to become reserves.
First race on Saturday night commences at 7.28pm, with the first of the Multiquip Bob Payne Spring Sprint heats to go at 8.50pm.
Wentworth Park also reminds interested persons that entry will be just $2 on Final night, Saturday September 29, in celebration of Wentworth Park’s 25 year re-opening anniversary. In addition, there will be cake, jumping castle and live entertainment. While on Level 1 for just $25, attendees can receive entry, race book, live entertainment and finger food in the Silver Cocktail Function. Bookings can be made by contacting 02 8587 1210 during business hours Monday to Friday. Function flyer available here
The box draws for the 2012 Group 2 Multiquip Bob Payne Spring Sprint meeting on Sepetember 22 is available here