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Junoob Wins Listed Tattersalls Club Cup
At Royal Randwick in Sydney on Saturday, 9YO UK-bred gelding Junoob (Haafhd-Faydah, by Bahri) claimed his fifth stakes victory when scoring by 1 length for trainer Chris Waller in the $125,000 Listed Tattersalls Club Cup (2400m) for 3YO+, over 7YO Irish-bred gelding and stable-mate Murphy's Delight (Hurricane Run-Akoya, by Anabaa) & 5YO mare Alegria (Medaglia d'Oro-Pure Joy, by Fusaichi Pegasus). A £3,500 purchase from Shadwell Stud as a tried racehorse in 2011, Junoob took his record to 12 wins (including the Gr2 ATC Hill Stakes, Gr2 Hill Stakes, Gr3 Neville Sellwood Stakes, Listed Ballarat Cup, Listed Randwick City Stakes & Listed Winter Derby Trial at Lingfield) and 15 placings (including the Gr1 Doomben Cup, Gr3 ATC Colin Stephen Handicap, Gr2 BRC Brisbane Cup & Listed Parramatta Cup) from 57 starts for $1,079,221 earnings.