CHARLIE Boy’s chances of delivering his sire Myboycharlie a Golden Slipper in his first year at stud will be put to the test when the colt lines-up in the Group 2 Todman Stakes (1200m) at Rosehill.
The Triple Crown Syndications owned galloper came from a long way back to finish third in the Group 2 Silver Slipper Stakes (1100m) on a heavy 9 at the venue on March 2,
That was first run since beating Windjammer and last Saturday’s Group 3 Skyline Stakes (1200m) at Warwick Farm.
Charlie Boy looked razor sharp for his weekend assignment when working over 800m on Tuesday morning in the inside grass with the markers 16m out.
The Gerald Ryan trained colt covered 800m in 54.83s with a final 400m measured in 24.30s