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Dual Gr1-Winner Hot Danish Euthanased
Dual Gr1-winning & 4-times Gr1-placed 7YO mare Hot Danish (Nothin' Leica Dane-Hot N Breezy, by Zephyr Zip) was euthansed yesterday morning at Randwick Equine Centre after a leg infection "deteriorated quickly". Hot Danish (a $32,000 yearling at the 2005 Inglis Scone Sale) recorded 16 wins (including 2010's Gr1 All Aged Stakes over 1400m at Randwick, Gr1 Doomben 10,000 over 1350m at Doomben, Gr2 The Shorts over 1200m at Randwick, Gr2 Premiere Stakes over 1200m at Rosehill & Gr2 Canterbury Stakes over 1300m at Rosehill, plus 2009's Gr2 Breeders Classic over 1200m at Randwick, Gr3 Research Stakes over 1200m at Rosehill & Listed Wiggle Quality Handicap over 1400m at Randwick, as well as 2008's Gr2 Salinger Stakes over 1200m at Flemington, Listed Wiggle Stakes over 1400m at Randwick & Listed Triscay Stakes over 1200m at Rosehill, in addition to 2007's Gr2 Emancipation Stakes over 1400m at Randwick & Listed Keith Nolan Classic over 1600m at Kembla Grange) & 9 placings (including both February's Gr2 Apollo Stakes over 1400m at Rosehill & Gr2 Expressway Stakes over 1200m at Rosehill, plus 2010's Gr1 Myer Classic over 1600m at Flemington, Gr1 T.J.Smith Stakes over 1200m at Randwick & Gr2 Schweppes Stakes over 1200m at Mooney Valley, plus 2009's Gr1 Queen Of The Turf Stakes over 1500m at Rosehill & Gr2 Tristarc Stakes over 1400m at Caulfield, as well as 2008's Gr1 Coolmore Classic over 1500m at Rosehill & Gr2 The Shorts over 1100m at Randwick) from 31 starts for $2,333,630 earnings.