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Cradle Me Wins Gr2 Dane Ripper Stakes
At Eagle Farm in Brisbane, 7YO mare Cradle Me (Easy Rocking-Amphycles, by Machiavellian cracked her third stakes-win for owners Aquis Farm with a deserved 1-length victory for trainer David Pfieffer in the $200,000 Gr2 Dane Ripper Stakes (1400m), over 4YO mare Artistry (Shamardal-Lady Peony, by Belong To Me) & 5YO mare Jessy Belle (Rock of Gibraltar-Unconditional Love, by Elusive Quality). Cradle Me, a $28,000 purchase at the 2010 Magic Millions Gold Coast Horses In Training Sale, took her record to 11 wins (also including Sydney's Listed Razor Sharp Handicap & Listed Canterbury Classic last December) and 11 placings (including last start's Gr3 Glenlogan Park Stakes, Listed Luskin Star Stakes, Listed Alinghi Stakes & Listed Razor Sharp Handicap) from 42 starts for $691,965 earnings.