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Cosmic Commander Wins Port Adelaide Guineas

Monday, 17th March 2008

Woodlands Stud sire Commands (Danehill-Cotehele House, by My Swanee) added a black-type success (his 16th individual stakes-winner & 8th in Australia this season) when gelded son Cosmic Commander (Commands-Cosmic Queen, by Geiger Counter) scored a 3.5-lengths victory in the $75,000 Listed Port Adelaide Guineas (1812m) for 3YOs at Cheltenham. Cosmic Commander (ridden by Adrian Patterson for trainer David Balfour) defeated fellow geldings Thesandmancan (Desert Sun-Clapping, by Acecay) & Validator (Val Royal-Bridget's Daughter, by Best Western). Cosmic Commander (passed-in for $45,000 as a yearling at the 2006 Magic Millions Adelaide Sale) now has a win & 3 placings from 11 starts for $58,090 prize-money. (Click on the link for full race details from Group Race Results at AAP Racing.)

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