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Appearance Wins Gr1 Coolmore Classic
At Rosehill Gardens, Gr3-winning & multiple Gr1-placed Darley stallion Commands (Danehill-Cotehele House, by My Swanee) added a Gr1 success when Darley's 4YO mare Appearance (Commands-Disguise, by Grand Lodge) scored by a nose for trainer Guy Walter in the $605,000 Gr1 Coolmore Classic (1500m) for 3YO+ f&m, over 5YO mare Red Tracer (Dane Shadow-Kisma, by Snippets) with another nose to 3YO filly Norzita (Thorn Park-Visique, by Quest for Fame). Appearance took her record to 5 wins (including November's Gr1 Myer Classic over 1600m, March's Gr3 Keith F Nolan Classic at Kembla Grange) & 3 placings (including the Gr2 ATC Shorts Handicap & Listed Triscay Stakes) from 12 starts for $877,350 earnings. For in-depth race, winner & runner details click on the race name in this item.