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Aust-Bred Flying Spur Filly Adds South Africa Black-Type
In South Africa, Arrowfield Stud stallion & former Australian champion sire Flying Spur (Danehill-Rolls, by Mr Prospector) added a black-type success (& 70th individual stakes-winner) when daughter Flying Princess (Flying Spur-Be My Princess, by Chief's Crown) scored a 1-length victory in the R135,000 (A$20,000) Listed Goldfields Sprint (1200m) for 3YO fillies at Turffontein. Flying Princess (ridden by Anton Marcus for trainer Charles Laird) defeated Mary Lou (Rich Man's Gold-Kentucky Lass, by Kentucky Slew) & Ex Unitate Vires (National Assembly-Star Wars, by Jallad). Flying Princess (a $310,000 yearling at the 2008 Magic Millions Premier Sale on the Gold Coast) now has 2 wins from 3 starts.