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11 Aust-Bred Winners In Singapore
Meanwhile 10 other Australian-bred gallopers (in addition to Better Than Ever) notched weekend Singapore victories at Kranji (click on the horse name to watch a video replay of each race):
- 4YO gelding Thrilla In Manila (Shovog-Endama, by Whisper Softly) won over 1100m for Australian trainer Cliff Brown. Thrilla In Manila was a $10,000 yearling consigned by Raheen Stud at the 2007 Magic Millions Gold Coast Sale.
- 3YO gelding Fantastic Jaw (Fantastic Light-Salaam, by Centaine) won over 1200m for trainer Stephen Gray. Fantastic Jaw was a $50,000 yearling at the 2008 NZ Bloodstock Select Sale & subsequently a $50,000 2YO at the 2008 NZ Bloodstock Ready-To-Run Sale.
- 6YO gelding Fantastic Owners (Fantastic Light-Queen Of State, by Volksraad) won over 1200m for trainer Brian Dean. Fantastic Owners was a $340,000 yearling at the 2005 Magic Millions Premier Sale on the Gold Coast.
- 4YO gelding Break Free (Fasliyev-Tehama, by Centaine) won over 1000m for trainer Laurie Laxon. Break Free was a $27,500 yearling at the 2007 NZ Bloodstock Select Sale.
- 5YO gelding Bing Is Best (Commands-Peau De Soie, by Barathea) won over 1100m for Australian trainer Don Baertschiger. Bing Is Best was a $30,000 yearling at the 2006 Inglis Premier Sale in Melbourne.
- 4YO gelding Saddle The Wind (Xaar-Tale Of Silence, by Luskin Star) won over 1200m for trainer Stephen Gray. Saddle The Wind was a $12,500 yearling consigned by Chatswood Stud at the 2007 Inglis Autumn Sale.
- 4YO gelding Tien Chai (Val Royal-Misnik, by Snippets) won over 1400m for trainer Khoon Tan. Tien Chai was a $35,000 2YO consigned by Eliza Park at the 2008 Inglis Horses-In-Training Sale.
- 5YO gelding Risky Business (Danehill Dancer-Sky Watch, by Star Watch) won over 1600m for Australian trainer Steven Burridge. Risky Business was a $90,000 yearling at the 2006 Magic Millions Premier Sale on the Gold Coast.
- 3YO gelding Eclair Fastpass (Fastnet Rock-Hanover, by Marscay) won over 1200m for trainer Desmond Koh. Eclair Fastpass was a $500,000 yearling consigned by Toolooganvale Farm at the 2008 Inglis Easter Sale in Sydney.
- 5YO gelding Big Choice (Choisir-Eaux De Vie, by Hennessy) won 1200m over for trainer Laurie Laxon. Big Choice was a $46,000 yearling at the 2006 Magic Millions Winter Sale.