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Chitura shows true class with Washdyke win

  • Wed, 16 May 2018
  • Frank Marrion
Chitura is bursting through her bridle as she heads for the finish at Washdyke last Sunday.

Chitura is bursting through her bridle as she heads for the finish at Washdyke last Sunday.

Chitura revealed her true potential when she wrapped up last Sunday’s Timaru meeting with a most impressive display in the last race. After doing work to find the front from a wide draw in the 2000m mobile, the Changeover filly was never headed and sprinted away to score by an ever-increasing five lengths, hitting the line like a train with a full head of steam. She had been well-rated by Craig Thornley to sprint home in 27.2, but it was only inside the last furlong that Thornley let…
 

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