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Mr O'Ceirin Wins Listed Grafton Cup
At Grafton on the NSW mid coast, the Gr2-winning NZ Westbury Stud stallion Postponed (Summer Squall-Bridal Tea, by Gulch) added a stakes success when 5YO gelding Mr O'Ceirin (Postponed-Cadell, by Yachtie) scored by 0.2-length for trainer Ciaron Maher in the $150,000 Listed Grafton Cup (2350m) for 3YO+, over fellow 5YO gelding Yulalona (Dubai Destination-Klamath Falls, by Storm Cat) & 6YO gelding Reuben Percival (Al Akbar-Yachting Magic, by Yachtie). This was the first black-type success for the Melbourne stayer, taking his record to 9 wins & 3 placings (including the Gr3 Naturalism Stakes) from 24 starts for $325,404 earnings.