In the first race
topweight First Command appreciated the drop in class and was too good
winning from Oui Si Attitude and Misty Eyes taking his record to 33
starts for 11 wins and 5 placings. In the next race Differing
Fortunes made it two wins from 5 starts in defeating Hioctdane and
Pharomac. Dragon Lord (by Octagonal from Scarlet Bird by
Rubiton) carried topweight to win the third race from Lohengrin with
The 2yo event was
next where Eclair Big Bang made an impressive debut racing away to cross
the line untroubled to defeat Miss Wynette with Murtle Turtle third.
Eclair Big Bang is by Savabeel from Ennerdale and is now expected to be
spelled for the spring. Vima made it three out of five on
the day for topweignts in taking out her 4th win in 16 starts from Major
De with Tarvon third. In the next race Whitten's Delight was too
good for Couldn't Agreemore with Debeersonus third.
in the feature
event of the day the Matrice Stakes Just Discreet stormed home holding
off the strong finish of Road Warrior with Periduki fighting on along
the rails for third. In the final event Extra Virgin made it two
in a row in defeating Nadaka with My Uncle Vinny third.