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Hard To Catch Wins Listed Bribie Handicap
Raheen Stud's stallion Dodge (Canny Lad-Damzelle, by Zamazaan) added a black-type success when 5YO gelding Hard To Catch (Dodge-Mrs Bligh, by Celestial Bounty) won the $65,000 Listed Bribie Handicap (1200m) at Eagle Farm. Hard To Catch, ridden by Brad Stewart for trainer Patt Duff, scored by 3/4 of a length from 5YO entire Daunting Lad (Latarmiss-New Day Dawning, by Standaan) with a further 2.25 lengths to 7YO gelding Messiaen (Celestial Dancer-Grand Shower). Hard To Catch (a $25,000 yearling at the 2003 Magic Millions Summer Sale) now has 10 wins (including the Gr3 Darley BTC Sprint at Doomben and Listed Prime Minister's Cup (1300m) at the Gold Coast) & 10 placings from 31 starts for $660,100 earnings.