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Pakal Wins Listed Cranbourne Cup
Yesterday at Cranbourne in Victoria, imported German-bred 4YO gelding Pakal (Lord Of England-Perima, by Kornado) won his maiden stakes victory by 2.3-lengths for trainer Mick Price in the $200,000 Listed Cranbourne Cup (2025m), over 6YO geldings Sertorius (Galileo-Pretty Penny, by Encosta de Lago) & Mourinho (Oratorio-Benevolent, by Generous). Having just his 4th start in Australia, Pakal took his record to 5 wins & 7 placings (including the Listed Slickpix Stakes at Caulfield & runner-up in the Gr1 Criterium at Saint-Cloud in France) from 19 starts for $417,354.