STAR Victorian jockey Jason Lyon has no doubt consistent veteran I Am The Fox will give the Alice Springs Cup a good shake, regardless of how he performs in today’s feature over 1600m at Fannie Bay.

But Lyon is also confident in the seven-year-old’s chances in the $25,000 Carnival Tickets on Sale Now Handicap, particularly with a small field of just four other horses.

The trainer Garry Lefoe believes he’s improved, which is promising to know,” Lyon told the NT News.

“The horse is set for the Alice Springs Cup and he’s right on track for that.”

Lyon has a strong record aboard I Am The Fox, with four wins from eight starts.

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