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1st Stakes-Winner For US Sire Burning Roma
In the US, Gr1-winning 11-year-old sire Burning Roma (Rubiano-While Rome Burns, by Overstake) recorded his 1st stakes-winner when 3YO filly Perf (Burning Roma-Hermoine, by Marquetry) scored a 6-lengths victory over her older rivals in the US$75,000 Listed Autumn Leaves Stakes (8.5 furlongs) for fillies & mares at Mountaineer park in West Virginia. Perf (ridden by Jesus Barria for trainer Gerald Bennett) defeated 4YO mare Hungry Tigress (Hold That Tiger-Baldski's Finesse, by Clever Trick) & 5YO mare Valley Loot (Demaloot Demashoot-In The Valley, by In Reality). Perf took her record to 3 wins & 10 placings from 15 starts for US$135,028 earnings.