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Kindaleica Wins Listed Karaka Classic
At Avondale in New Zealand, NZ Westbury Stud shuttler Captain Rio (Pivotal-Beloved Visitor, by Miswaki) added a black-type success when 5YO gelding Kindaleica (Captain Rio-Leica Gazelle, by Prized) scored by a neck for trainer Karyn McQuade in the NZ$50,000 Listed Karaka Classic (1400m) for 3YO+, over 7YO mare Dragonkeeper (Keeper-Pensar, by Pentire) & 7YO gelding Taaxman (Faltaat-Trikkala Girl, by Northerly Native). This was the first stakes victory for Kindaleica who took his record to 4 wins and 8 placings from 21 starts for NZ$75,575 earnings.