Realistic: Jockey Danny Beasley.Realistic: Jockey Danny Beasley. Photo: Max Mason-Hubers

Rejuvenated jockey Danny Beasley has been struggling to find a mount in the mould of Ecuador since returning to Australia, but knows securing the ride on Gai Waterhouse’s best off-season prospect is only half the battle.

“It’s not good getting the rides if you don’t get the job done,” Beasley said before he pilots Ecuador as favourite in the sixth at Rosehill on Saturday. “That’s the most important thing. When I get the opportunity I’ve really got to ram it home.