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Signoff Wins Gr3 Lord Reims Stakes
At Morphettville in South Australia, triple Gr1-winning former English Derby victor & Darley shuttler Authorized (Montjeu-Funsie, by Saumarez) added a Group success when 6YO Irish-bred gelding Signoff (Authorized-Miss Hepburn, by Gone West) rompled home by 6.4-lengths for trainer Darren Weir in the $120,000 Gr3 Lord Reims Stakes (2600m) for 3YO+, over 6YO gelding Celtic Prince (O'Reilly-Centa Belt, by Centaine) & 7YO gelding Tunes (Viscount-Tin Pan, by Commands). Signoff took his record to 9 wins (including the Gr3 Lexus Stakes) and 4 placings (including the Gr2 Herbert Power Handicap) from 18 starts for $842,295 earnings.