Alpha One is Adams Stakes test at Sandown for new stable

Cranbourne trainers Trent Busuttin and Natalie Younger have a simple activity with secure recruit Alpha One past Thursday’s Listed Adams Stakes at Sandown.

Alpha One joined Busuttin and Younger’s camp lower than two weeks in the past, however the trainers instantly threw the three-year-old into a tricky competitors towards older horses.

Busuttin stated group races are the intention of Alpha One, who had beforehand raced within the care of Peter and Paul Snowden camp, with the Adams Stakes to point if the colt may stand as much as the autumn traits.


“They hope the horse is a bunch horse, however there aren’t any agency plans,” Busuttin stated.

“I believe if he gained on Thursday we’d have a look at a race just like the (Group 2) Rubiton Stakes.

“I believe the Oakleigh Plate is the logical objective, however on the finish of the day he is a 77 rated horse.

“Thursday will inform the story.”

Whereas Alpha One remains to be beneath his rivals within the Adams Stakes, the son of Tremendous One has a powerful kind reference to his tally.

Giga Kick wanted each inch of the Caulfield Straight to take down Alpha One as the 2 met within the Group 3 Useless Stakes (1100m) final August.

Giga Kick gained the Group 2 Danehill Stakes earlier than his memorable victory at Australia’s richest race, Everest in Sydney.

“We’re saying he is only a 77-rated horse, however he was overwhelmed by a horse that gained Everest,” Busuttin stated.

“He would not are available in as nicely by way of weight on Thursday, however we’ll discover out precisely the place the horse is within the order of issues.”

Busuttin stated the secure solely had sufficient time to present Alpha One a single gallop earlier than Thursday’s race, however the sprinter is match sufficient for the $175,000 function after his first fifth-place end in Sydney final month.

“We have solely had the horse per week, however from what I’ve seen from him he is a wholesome horse with an excellent motion,” stated Busuttin.

“He rode alongside a bit on Saturday and the monitor driver was very pleased with him.

“He confirmed up in nice order, which is what you’ll anticipate while you come from a high secure like Snowden.”

Alpha One is a $5.50 early market alternative from TAB within the Adams Stakes.

The Clinton McDonald-trained Star Patrol is the $2.20 darling.

Initially revealed as Trent Busuttin and Natalie Younger check Alpha One as group contenders within the Adams Stakes at Sandown