Rex Lipp continues top form at Toowoomba

RexLippcontinuestopformatToowoomba

April6,20192:06pm。

byAAP

TrainerRexLippcontinuedhislong-runninggoodformonWeetwoodHandicap-ToowoombaCupdaywhentoughfillyGemOfScotlandwononSaturday。

AfterbeingheadedbyrunnerupHowwonderfullifeis($4。

20)atthe200mGemofScotland($3。

30)foughtbacktowintheSpiritOfBoomHandicap(1100m)。

Lipphashadalongsuccessfulcareerwithhisbesthorsebeingthe2014GroupOneQueenslandOakswinnerTinto。

However,heisalsousuallyaplayerontheToowoombasbiggestdayhavingwonwontheWeetwoodtwiceandtheCupfourtimes。

HedidnthavearunnerineithermainraceonSaturdaybutGemofScotlandflewhisflagwinningherthirdraceinarow。

GemofScotlandhasnowwonthreeracesfromthreestartsandLippislookingatthebackingherupnextweek。

Thereisa1000mraceforheratEagleFarmnextweek。

IwasgoingtoturnherbutbutImightchangemymindnow,hesaid。

JockeyJimOrmanmadeitthreewinsfromhispastthreemetropolitanridesandhewasimpressedbyGemOfScotland。