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La Fantastique Wins Tasmanian Oaks

Friday, 18th February 2011

European 2001 Horse-Of-The-Year & 6-time Gr1-winning former Darley shuttler Fantastic Light (Rahy-Jood, by Nijinsky) added a black-type success (& 27th individual stakes-winner world-wide) when daughter La Fantastique (Fantastic Light-Rainbird Blue, by Bluebird) scored a long-neck victory in yesterday's $150,000 Listed Tasmanian Oaks (2100m) for 3YO fillies at Launceston. La Fantastique (ridden by Jason Maskiell for trainer Robert Smerdon) defeated favourite Exchanges (Domesday-Taylor Dane, by Danehill) & Giggleswick (Elusive Quality-High School, by Sadler's Wells). La Fantastique now has 2 wins from 5 starts for $111,225 earnings.

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