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1st Winner For US Freshman & NZ Shuttler Johar
Former NZ Highview Stud shuttler & US 9YO multiple Gr1-winning freshman sire Johar (Gone West-Windsharp, by Lear Fan) recorded his 1st winner when 2YO filly Majestic Feline scored by 1.5-lengths over 5.5 furlongs at Ellis Park in Kentucky for trainer Mike Maker, reported thoroughbredtimes.com. Johar (who stands for US$12,500 at Mill Ridge Farm in Kentucky) has 75 2YOs (9 starters to date) in his 1st-crop of racing age. On the track, Johar won 6 of 16 starts (including the 2003 Gr1 Breeders' Cup Turf) for US$1,494,496 earnings.