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Johannesburg Adds US Black-Type
Coolmore shuttler Johannesburg (Hennessy-Myth, by Ogygian) also added a US black-type success when favoured colt Gattopardo (Johannesburg-Senza Paura, by Fly Till Dawn) scored a 2.75-lengths victory in the US$55,000 Listed Miracle Wood Stakes (7 furlongs) for 3YOs at Laurel Park in Maryland. Gattopardo (ridden by Julian Pimentel for trainer Timothy Tullock) defeated Apple Special (Outflanker-Apple Juice, by Pleasant Tap) & front-running Cave's Valley (Stephen Got Even-Kamaal, by Irgun). Gattopardo (who is nominated for the US Triple Crown) now has 3 wins from 6 starts for US$84,540 earnings.