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Cafrune Wins Argentina Gr1 Provincia
In Argentina, the colt Cafrune (Colonial Affair-Ipacarai, by Interprete) scored a 1-length victory in the Gr1 Gran Premio Provincia De Buenos Aires (2200m) for 3YOs at La Plata in Buenos Aires. Cafrune (ridden by Horacio Karamanos for trainer Edmundo Rodriguez) defeated fellow colts Stripes Song (Sultry Song-Candy Beauty, by Candy Stripes) & Talk In February (February Storm-Talker, by Luhuk). Previously during 2009, Cafrune also won both the Gr3 Clasico Asociacion De Propietarios De Caballos De Carrera MDE Buenos Aires (1500m) at La Plata & Gr3 Clasico Luis Maria Doyhenard (1000m) at La Plata, as well as finishing runner-up in both the Gr3 Clasico Jose Pedro Ramirez (1700m) at La Plata & Listed Clasico Criadores Argentinos Del Sangre Pura De Carrera (1300m) at La Plata. Overall Cafrune now has 4 wins & 4 placings from 13 starts.