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Shiraz Wins Gr3 Concorde Stakes
At Royal Randwick in Sydney, Wagga Wagga-based Kooringal Stud's dual Gr2-winning stallion Zariz (Mukkadamah-Divine Dash, by Tolomeo) added a Group success when 6YO gelding Shiraz (Zariz-Moville Slipper, by Moville Dancer) scored by 0.3-length for trainer Tony McEvoy in the $125,000 Gr3 Concorde Stakes (1000m) for 3YO+, over 5YO geldings and stable-mates Craftiness (Starcraft-Rosecutter, by Redoute's Choice) & Ball Of Muscle (Dubawi-Parfore, Gold Brose). This was successive stakes victories for Shiraz who took his record to 10 wins (Gr3 Aurie's Star Handicap) and 2 placings from 15 starts from $450,260 earnings.