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Cape Kidnappers Wins Listed Chief De Beers Handicap
At Doomben in Queensland, Gr3-winning & multiple Gr1-placed Darley stallion Commands (Danehill-Cotehele House, by My Swanee) added a black-type success when 6YO gelding Cape Kidnappers (Commands-Kidnapper, by Red Ransom) scored by 2.3-lengths for trainer Kelly Schweida in the $80,000 Listed Chief De Beers Handicap (1110m) for 3YO+, over 6YO geldings Adebisi (Shovhog-Hell for Leather, by Sanction) & Excellantes (Falvelon-Cantantes, by Just Awesome). This was the first stakes victory for Cape Kidnappers who took his record to 8 wins and 3 placings from 12 starts for $254,700 earnings.