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Shez Sinsational Wins Gr1 NZ Bloodstock Insurance Spring Classic
At Hawke's Bay in New Zealand Linwood Park's Gr1-winning NZ-based stallion Ekraar (Red Ransom-Sacahuista, by Raja Baba) added a group success when 5YO mare Shez Sinsational (Ekraar-Original Sin, by Shinko King) scored by 0.5-lengths for trainer Allan Sharrock in the NZ$300,000 NZB Insurance Spring Classic (2040m) for 3YOs+ at WFA, over 6YO mare Guiseppina (Johar-Battocchi, by Success Express) & 5YO entire He's Remarkable (Pentire-Axiom, by Zabeel). Shez Sinsational took her record to 10 wins (also including March's NZ Gr1 Auckland Cup over 3200m at Ellerslie, February's NZ Gr1 Darci Brahma International Stakes over 2000m at Te Rapa, plus 2011's NZ Gr1 Zabeel Classic over 2000m at Ellerslie) & 8 placings (including 2011's Gr1 Queensland Derby over 2400m at Eagle Farm, Gr1 Queensland Oaks over 2400m at Eagle Farm & NZ Gr2 Cal Isuzu Stakes over 1600m at Te Rapa) from 27 starts for $977,343 earnings. For in-depth race, winner & runner details click on the race name in this item.