Loving Gaby wins the Manikato Stakes (Image: Racing Photos)

Loving Gaby winning the Manikato Stakes (Image: Racing Photos)

Gaby gallops at The Valley

Loving Gaby finalised preparations for this Saturday's Group 1 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes (1000m) with a gallop at Moonee Valley on Monday morning.

Loving Gaby worked in partnership with staying stablemate Bons Away, clocking their final 800 metres in 49.48 seconds.

WATCH: Loving Gaby's Moonee Valley gallop


The three-year-old daughter of I Am Invincible clocked her final 400 metres in 22.96 seconds under Rhys McLeod – easily the quickest split of the nine gallops of the morning.

Nominations for the Lightning Stakes will be released at midday on Monday with pre-post markets from BetEasy placing the Chris Waller-trained Nature Strip as $1.70 favourite ahead of Gytrash, Loving Gaby and Redzel at $7.