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1st Aust Winner For Grass Wonder
Eliza Park Stud shuttler Grass Wonder (Silver Hawk-Ameriflora, by Danzig) recorded his 1st Australian winner when 2YO colt Graskey (Grass Wonder-Key To The Met, by Mehmet) scored by 1.5-lengths over 1050m at Balaklava in South Australia for trainer Gordon Richards. Graskey was passed-in for $9,000 at the 2006 Magic Millions Adelaide Yearling Sale & is a half-brother to 3 winners. Grass Wonder was unbeaten Champion 2YO in Japan & overall won 9 races (from 1400-2500m, including 4 Gr1s); subsequently he was Japan's leading 1st-season sire of 2YOs.