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Futura Wins Gr1 Champions Cup

Monday, 3rd August 2015

At Greyville in South Africa, 5YO entire Futura (Dynasty-Scribblin' the Cat, by Badger's Drift) once again proved himself one of South Africa's best gallopers when rallying late to score by a head for trainer Brett Crawford in the R1 million Gr1 Champions Cup (1800m) for 3YO+, over 7YO gelding Ice Machine (Silvano-Skid Alley, by Elliodor) & fellow 5YO entire and reigning Horse of the Year Legislate (Dynasty-Champers, by Restructure). This was back-to-back Champions Cup victories for Futura who took his record to 9 wins (including the Champions Cup, Gr1 J&B Met & Gr1 L'Ormarins Queen's Plate) and 4 placings (including the Gr1 Durban July) from 15 starts for almost R4.25 million earnings.

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