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Swift Alliance Wins Sebring Stakes

Monday, 4th April 2011

Gr1-winning NZ Haunui Farm sire Don Eduardo (Zabeel-Diamond Lover, by Sticks And Stones) added a group success when top-weighted 5YO entire Swift Alliance (Don Eduardo-Visual Emotion, by Silver Deputy) scored a 3-lengths victory in the $125,000 Gr3 Sebring Stakes (1100m) at Rosehill to take this race for the 2nd consecutive year. Favourite Swift Alliance (ridden by Nash Rawiller for trainer Gai Waterhouse) defeated 6YO gelding News Alert (Danehill Dancer-Breaking News, by Brief Truce) & fellow 5YO entire Cardinal Virtue (Elusive Quality-Valourina, by Snippets). Swift Alliance now has 9 wins (also including 2010's Gr3 Sebring Stakes over 1100m at Rosehill & Listed Razor Sharp Handicap over 1200m at Randwick, plus 2009's Gr3 Hong Kong Jockey Club Stakes over 1200m at Flemington & Listed Show County Quality over 1200m at Randwick) & 2 runners-up (including 2010's Gr1 The Galaxy over 1100m at Randwick) from 17 starts for $630,850 earnings. (Click on the link for full race details from Group Race Results at AAP Racing.)

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