Santa Ana Lane Scratched From The Shorts

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Santa Ana Lane

favourite has been scratched from an important lead-up race to the $14 million sprint because of a heavy track at .

Santa Ana Lane was an acceptor for Saturday's Group Two Shorts (1100m) but Sydney's wet has prompted trainer to keep sprinter in Melbourne and bypass his planned return.

Seven-year-old Santa Ana Lane, a five-time Group One winner including the $2.5 million Stakes at Randwick in April, was scheduled to run in then have four weeks between runs into The Everest (1200m) at Randwick on October 19.

Instead he will now resume on October 5 in either the Premiere Stakes at Randwick – a race he won last year – or in the at on the same day before the The Everest two weeks later.

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