Shoot Out Early Favourite in 2012 Ranvet Stakes

Chipping Norton Stakes winner Shoot Out is the early favourite ahead of Saturday’s Group 1 $400,000 2012 Ranvet Stakes (2000m) at Rosehill Gardens.

The Chris Waller trained gelding is currently paying $3.50 at and his favouritism comes on the back of some excellent form in 2012.

Shoot Out

Shoot Out is the early Ranvet Stakes favourite

Apart from the Chipping Norton win, the five-year-old finished third in the Expressway Stakes at Rosehill and second behind Rain Affair in the Apollo Stakes.

He will come out of a mid-field barrier (8) with experienced Sydney jockey Hugh Bowman in the saddle when he attempts to score back to back Group 1 victories on Saturday.

Australian Cup winner Manighar is next back in the betting at $4.80 and he too has been in excellent form.

The french gelding commenced his 2012 campaign with a win in the TS Carlyon Cup and finished third in the Peter Young Stakes before his Australian Cup victory.

Not far behind Manighar is Southern Speed ($5.00 who will be looking to exact revenge on his French rival after finishing second by a nose in the Australian Cup on March 10.

Slightly further back in the Ranvet Stakes market is New Zealand mare Scarlett Lady who is fresh off a win in the New Zealand Stakes.

The four-year-old is at home over the Ranvet length of 2000 metres, having recorded three of her eight career victories at the distance.

Former Doncaster Mile champion and two time Group 1 winner Rangirangdoo provides some value for the punters and is currently being offered at $11.00.

The seven-year-old showed some promise when finishing fourth in the Chipping Norton Stakes following some horrific form earlier this year where he recorded back to back ninth-place finishes.

Just behind Rangirangdoo is the John Thompson trained horse Trusting ($13.00) who is chasing a first ever Group 1 win.

Four time Group 1 winning gelding Wall Street is one of the outsiders at $31.00 but is coming off a respectable third-place effort in the Blamey Stakes behind Green Moon and Pied A Terre.

Last year’s winner Zavite is the long-shot outsider for the 2012 Ranvet Stakes and it will again be a remarkable upset if the $101.00 chance can take top honours.

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