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Aust-Owned Jakkalberry Wins US St Leger
At Arlington Park in America, Australian-owned 6YO entire Jakkalberry (Storming Home–Claba di San Jore, by Barathea) scored by 2.25-lengths for trainer Marco Botti over 5YO entire Ioya Bigtime (Dynaformer–Ioya Two, by Lord at War) & 5YO gelding Zuider Zee (Sakhee–Zephyrine, by Highest Honor) in the inaugural US$400,000 American St Leger (2700m) for 3YOs+ and up on turf. Placed in the Gr1 Dubai Sheema Classic, Jakkalberry took his record to 10 wins (including Gr1 Milan Gran Premio di Milano, Gr3 Milan Premio Ambrosiano & Gr3 Rome Premio Carlo d'Alessio) & 5 placings from 24 starts. Jakkalberry is owned by Australian Thoroughbred Bloodstock.