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Glencadam Gold Wins Gr1 The Metropolitan
Irish-bred 4YO gelding Glencadam Gold (Refuse to Bend out of Sandrella, by Darshaan) romped home by 3.75-lengths after leading all the way for trainer Gai Waterhouse in the $400,000 Gr1 The Metropolitan (2400m) for 3YOs+ at Randwick, over fellow Irish-bred 4YO gelding Kelinni (Refuse to Bend out of Orinoco, by Darshaan) & the winner's gelded 6YO stablemate Rueben Percival (Al Akbar out of Yachting Magic, by Yachtie). Glencadam Gold, now looking a big chance for the Caulfield Cup, took his record to 6 wins (including all 4 Australian starts, among them the Listed Premiers Cup & Gr3 Newcastle Gold Cup) & 3 placings from 12 starts for $473,635 earnings. For in-depth race, winner & runner details click on the race name in this item.