Racing: Holmes-trained filly strong at trials

A 3yr-old Bettor's Delight-Kate's Rocket filly qualified nearly nine seconds inside the required time at trials at Chertsey yesterday.

Kate De Goldie, trained by Robbie Holmes at Leithfield Beach, ran the 2400m mobile in 3.01.6 and won the trial, in which eight horses started, by 15 lengths. The filly is owned by Holmes's wife, Carla Robertson-Holmes.

Selected results.-

Weather, fine; track, fast. Qualifying pace, 2400m: Classiegent G O'Reilly 1, Threebee 2, Moonlight Spirit 3 Five started. 4L, 3/4L. Time, 3.09.2. Trainer, G Kelk. Qualifiers: Classiegent, Threebee, Buono Amici, Poppiano. Qualifying trot, 2400m: Lady Monarchy T Williamson 1, Moa Bones 2, The Bog 3. Five started. 1L, ns. Time, 3.21.6 Trainer, J Howe. Qualifying pace, 2400m, mobile: Kate de Goldie J Anderson 1, Eleanor G 2, Elbeau 3. Eight started. 15L, 12L. Time, 3.01.6. Trainer, R Holmes. Qualifiers: First three plus Maybemee and Thornbury.

Two-year-old qualifying pace, c&g, mobile, one mile: Raesawinner N Rasmussen 1, Class Of Tara 2, Explosive Art 3. Four started. Nk, nk. Time, 2.01.8. Trainer, M Purdon. Winner and Santanna Magic qualified.

Two-year-old qualifying pace, fillies, mobile, one mile: Red Hot Toddy K Barron 1, Te Amo Bromac 2, Goodness Gracious Me 3. Seven started. Nk, 1L. Time, 2.02.2, Trainer, K Barron.

Winner plus Encounterwithcharles, Elshavy, Sell A Bit and Mach's Love qualified.

Two-year-old qualifying pace, c&g, mobile, one mile: Ares P Court 1, Simply Sensational 2, Tiz Art 3. Four started. 3L, 3L. Time, 2.00.6. Trainer, M Cunningham.

First two plus John Jones qualified. Two-year-old qualifying trot, one mile, mobile: Not About The Money B Orange 1, Twentyten 2, Daenerys Targaren 3. Seven started. 1/2L, 14L. Time, 2.05.5. Trainer, M Purdon. First two qualified.

Two-year-old pace, c&g, mobile, one mile: Eyes On Time 1 R May 1, Billy Klondike 2, Meticulous 3. Four started. 1/2hd, 3 1/2L. Time, 2.00.5. Qualifiers: Billy Klondike, Meticulous, Ohoka Benson. Special handicap pace, 1w+, 2400m: Terror To Love 30 R May 1, Glencoe VC 20 2, Life's Essential 3. Five started. 1/2L, 4 1/2L/ Time, 3.05.7. Trainers: G and P Court.

Special handicap trot, 1w+, 2400m: Jina Gal 20 S Smolenski 1, Reunite 2, Mrs Twobob 3. Only starters. 1/2L, 2 1/2L. Time, 3.15.1. Trainer, F Fletcher.