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Jakkalberry Wins Italian Gr1 Gran Premio De Milano
In Italy, triple Gr1-winning Darley stallion & former Stoney Bridge shuttler Storming Home (Machiavellian-Try To Catch Me, by Shareef Dancer) added a Gr1 triumph when 4YO entire Jakkalberry (Storming Home-Claba Di San Jore, by Barathea) scored a 0.75-length victory in the €243,000 (A$352,000) Gr1 Gran Premio De Milano (2400m) at San Siro in Milan. Jakkalberry (ridden by Fabio Branca for trainers Alessandro & Stefano Botti) defeated 7YO entire Getaway (Monsun-Guernica, by Unfuwain) & US-bred 5YO entire Campanologist (Kingmambo-Ring Of Music, by Sadler's Wells). Jakkalberry took his record to 6 wins (also including April's Gr3 Premio Ambrosiano over 2000m at San Siro) & 2 placings (including 2009's Gr2 Derby Italiano over 2200m at the Capannelle) from 10 starts for €299,900 (A$435,000) earnings.