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Keen Array Wins Listed Caulfield Village Stakes
At Caulfield in Melbourne yesterday, Eliza Park's multiple Gr1-winning sire Bel Esprit (Royal Academy-Bespoken, by Vain) added a black-type success when 4YO gelding Keen Array (Bel Esprit-Moorea, by Zabeel) scored by 2 lengths for trainers David & Ben Hayes & Tom Dabernig in the $120,000 Listed Caulfield Village Stakes (1200m) for 3YO+, over 5YO gelding Illustrious Lad (I Am Invincible-Industrious, by Zeditave) & 4YO entire Sebring Sun (Sebring-Soleil Royale, by French Deputy). Passed-in for $25,000 as a yearling at the 2014 Inglis Melbourne Premier Sale, Keen Array improved his record to 6 wins (including the Listed Testa Rossa Stakes & Listed Sapphire Stakes) & 4 placings (including the Gr1 Coolmore Stud Stakes & Listed Fruit Supply Stakes) from 14 starts for $658,550 earnings.