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Iffwedance Wins Listed New Zealand St Leger
At Trentham in New Zealand, Haunui Farm shuttler Iffraaj (Zafonic-Pastorale, by Nureyev) added a black-type success when 4YO gelding Iffwedance (Iffraaj-Merry Dance, by Soviet Star) scored by 0.5-length for trainer Trina Riddell in the NZ$50,000 Listed New Zealand St Leger (2500m) for 3&4YOs, over 4YO mare Sheezababe (Zabeel-Honor Babe, by Honor Grades) & fellow 4YO gelding Bajour (Volksraad-Chita Rivera, by Casual Lies). This was the first stakes victory for Iffwedance who took his record to 3 wins and 8 plcings (including the Gr3 Manawatu Classic) from 18 starts for NZ$68,510 earnings.