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Messiaen Wins Bribie Handicap

Tuesday, 18th April 2006

Lyndhurst Stud's now retired stallion Celestial Dancer (Godswalk-Oulanova) added a black-type success when 6YO gelding Messiaen (Celestial Dancer-Grand Shower, by Grand Rocky) grabbed victory by a short-neck in the $65,000 Listed Bribie Handicap (1200m) at Eagle Farm in Brisbane. Messiaen (ridden by Brad Pengelly for trainer Ray McCall) defeated evergreen 9YO gelding Consular (Royal Academy-Miss Prospect, by Rory's Jester) & 5YO gelding Picaday (Piccolo-Our Today, by Semipalatinsk). Messiaen (now has 9 wins & 23 placings (including last month's Listed Falvelon Quality over 1200m at Doomben) in 47 starts for $414,090 earnings.

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