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Brilliant reinsman Dylan Egerton-Green is riding on the crest of a mountainous wave, and he has bright prospects of continuing his golden run at Gloucester Park on Friday night when he gives his seven drives sound each-way chances.

His legion of fans will be anxious to support several of his runners, particularly Champagne Everyone (race one), Tyler Brett (race four), Glenledi Chief (race seven), Talks Up A Storm (race eight) and Typhoon Banner (race ten).

The 29-year-old Egerton-Green enjoyed a remarkable day to remember when he was successful with his five drives at Pinjarra on Monday, scoring with Fess Up, Extinction, Miss Jodi, Lucky Galleon and Might As Well, improving his record to seven wins from eight drives in the space of four days, following wins with Quartzz at Gloucester Park last Friday night and Seeryanfly at Narrogin on Saturday night.

He now sits in third place on the WA drivers’ premiership table with 63 wins and 103 placings.

“I’ve got a good book of drives on Friday night; they’re all nice drives with sneaky chances from their draws,” he said.

He hinted that Typhoon Banner could prove to be his best winning prospect, saying: “He is racing in career-best form. It’s a great five-horse field.”

He trains the New Zealand-bred Typhoon Banner, who will start from the No. 4 barrier in the 2130m Broken Hill Hotel Pace, and his clash with smart pacers Beat City and Ideal Agent promises to be a highlight of the ten-event program.

Typhoon Banner’s purple patch began three starts ago when he set the pace from barrier three and dashed over the final 800m in 55.9sec. and won from Heez Our Perseus and Vespa. He then started from barrier two and led before finishing a neck second to Ideal Agent, who impressed after racing three wide early and then in the breeze.

Typhoon Banner again started from the No. 2 barrier last Friday week when he trailed the pacemaker Eldaytona before finishing powerfully to win from that speedy pacer and Heez Our Perseus. Ideal Agent had a tough run in the breeze before wilting to sixth.

Former Victorian performer Beat City maintained his splendid form when he raced without cover and fought on grandly to finish a head second to the pacemaker Jack Farthing last Friday night.

“That was one of Beat City’s better runs, and he has started to strengthen up a bit,” said trainer Michael Young. “It’s a tricky race with just five runners, and I’d love Beat City (to be driven by Gary Hall Jnr) to lead.”

Egerton-Green is upbeat about Champagne Everyone’s prospects in the opening event, the $20,250 Elan Energy Pace for three-year-old fillies over 2130m. He trains the Shadow Play filly who will start from the inside of the back line.

“She was brave last start (when she led early and then trailed the pacemaker before finishing fourth behind Wonderful To Fly in the group 2 Diamond Classic last Friday night),” said Egerton-Green. “Ten is a handy draw and she should go well.”

Eight-year-old Tyler Brett has earned $198,455 from 18 wins and 25 placings from 83 starts, and he continues to perform strongly, with his past 15 starts producing two wins and eight placings. He has drawn perfectly at barrier one in the 1730m Devoted Healthcare Rotary Club of Fremantle Free-For-All.

“Barrier one over a mile is a huge bonus, and Tyler Brett has good gate speed,” said Egerton-Green. “I’ve got the ace draw, and I’ll work things out when I get there.”

Glenledi Chief, prepared by leading trainers Greg and Skye Bond, will start from the back mark of 30 metres in the 2503m Cash Converters Handicap. He is an outstanding standing-start performer who boasts an impressive record of 38 starts for 13 wins and 11 placings.

Glenledi Chief also began off the 30m mark last Friday week when he covered extra ground and raced without cover and finished second to Twobob Cracker. “He is a nice horse who can run a good race,” said Egerton-Green.

Four-year-old Talks Up A Storm, prepared by Murray Lindau, faces a stern task from the outside barrier (No. 9) in the Naked Jule Pace, but Egerton-Green refuses to concede defeat, saying: “It’s a bad barrier, but Talks Up A Storm put in a huge run last start (when he raced in the breeze and finished fourth behind Pinny Tiger last Friday week.