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Queen Ofthe Breeze Wins Matchmaker Classic
Former Alwyn Park Stud sire Dr Johnson (Woodman-Russian Ballet, by Nijinsky) also added a black-type success when 3YO filly Queen Ofthe Breeze (Dr Johnson-Looking Up, by Chanteclair) scored a 2.25-lengths victory over her older rivals in the $60,000 Listed Matchmaker Classic (1400m) for fillies & mares at Ascot. Queen ofthe Breeze (ridden by Jason Whiting for trainer Darren McAuliffe) defeated 4YO mares No Questions (Xaar-Sorboniere, by Kenmare) & Siesta Park (Seignorial-Most Secret, by Bletchley Park). Queen ofthe Breeze (a $9,000 yearling at the 2005 Magic Millions Perth Autumn Sale, then a $16,000 2YO at the 2005 Magic Millions Perth Horses-In-Training Sale) now has 3 wins & 2 placings from 11 starts for $88,550 earnings.