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Crafty Cruiser Wins Listed Roy Higgins Quality
At Flemington in Melbourne, Cornerstone Stud's Gr1 winning shuttler Good Journey (Nureyev-Chimes of Freedom, by Private Account) added a black-type success when 7YO gelding Crafty Cruiser (Good Journey-Sly One, by O'Reilly) scored by 0.3-length for trainer Bryce Stanaway in the $120,000 Listed Roy Higgins Quality (2600m) for 3YO+, over 6YO Irish-bred gelding Martinvast (Hurricane Run-Great Artist, by Desert Prince) & 5YO gelding Rawnaq (Redoute's Choice-Winning Belle, by Zabeel). Crafty Cruiser took his record to 9 wins (including the Listed Ansett Classic) and 25 placings (including the Listed Bagot Handicap & Listed Andrew Ramsden Stakes) from 78 starts for $648,491 earnings.