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Invincible Spirit Adds Irish Gr3
Former European Champion 1st Season Sire & Chatswood Stud shuttler Invincible Spirit (Green Desert-Rafha, by Kris) added an Irish group success overnight, when his colt Speaking Of Which (Invincible Spirit-Suitably Discreet, by Mr Prospector) annihilated his rivals by 9-lengths in the €52,500 (A$67,000) Gr3 Gallinule Stakes (10 furlongs) for 3YOs at The Curragh. Speaking Of Which (ridden by Pat Smullen for trainer Dermot Weld) defeated the filly Soon (Galileo-Classic Park, by Robellino) & fellow colt Athens (Dylan Thomas-Rafina, by Mr Prospector). Speaking of Which took his record to 2 wins & a runner-up from 3 starts for €43,660 (A$56,000) earnings.