Daily News Archive
Daily News Subscription
Dream Machine Wins Frank Packer Plate
Byerley Stud stallion Nothin' Leica Dane (Danehill-Leica pretender, by Sir Tristram) added a group success when daughter Dream Machine (Nothin' Leica Dane-Lady Jessie, by Dr Grace) snatched a short-head victory & defeated the males in the $125,000 Gr3 Frank Packer Plate (2000m) for 3YOs at Randwick. Dream Machine (ridden by Hugh Bowman for trainer David Payne) defeated the gelding Born To Rule (Hennessy-Aperto, by Grosvenor) & fellow filly Super Lacuna (Grand Lodge-Pause, by Brief Truce). Dream Machine now has 3 wins & a runner-up in 8 starts for $109,700 prize-money.