AceHighontargetforCupsafterWFAwin

October12,20187:29pm。

byAAP

AceHighhasmadeatimelyreturntotopforminpreparationfortheCaulfieldandMelbourneCups。

AstrongwinintheHillStakesatRandwickhasreigningVictoriaDerbywinnerAceHighontargetforthebigspringCupsinMelbourne。

TheDavidPayne-trainedstayerrelishedgettingoutto2000mforthefirsttimethisspringinSaturdaysGroupTwoweight-for-agerace,drawingclearinthefinal100mwinbytwolengths。

LastyearsDoncasterMilewinnerItsSomewhat($6。

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50favouriteEggTartanotherlongheadawaythird。

Hesreallycomeon,Paynesaid。

TheCaulfieldCupishisnextstartandthentheMelbourneCup。

Iwasveryimpressedtoday。

Hesontargetnow。

Wevebeenwaitingforthe2000metres。

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Hebuiltintotheracenicelyfromtherebeforestridingtothefrontatthe200m。

Hewascomingawayfromthem。

Itwasagoodeffortandheevensurprisedme,Paynesaid。

Ithinkhesathistopnowsowelljustkeephimtickingover。