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Singapore Star Jolie's Shinju Entered For Melb Cup

Wednesday, 29th July 2009

Racing Victoria confirmed multiple Gr1-winning boom Singapore mare Jolie's Shinju (Jolie's Halo-Endearing Quality, by Danzig) has been entered for the major feature races at this year's Melbourne Spring Carnival: Gr1 Caulfield Cup (2400m), Gr1 Cox Plate (2040m) & Gr1 Melbourne Cup (3200m). In the last 2 months at Kranji, the Japanese-bred 4YO front-runner has won both Singapore's Gr1 Patron's Bowl (1400m) against 13 male rivals & most recently the Gr1 Singapore Derby (2000m) by 5-lengths against the males a fortnight ago. Overall Jolie's Shinju (trained by Hideyuki Takaoka) boasts 9 wins & 6 placings from 19 starts for S$1,324,553 (A$1.162m) earnings.

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