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Pateena Arena Wins Listed Elwick Stakes
At Hobart in Tasmania on Sunday, Armidale Stud's Gr3-winning stallion Needs Further (Encosta de Lago-Crowned Glory, by Danehill) sired his first stakes winner when 2YO filly Pateena Arena (Needs Further-Gehenna, by Ladoni) scored by 0.2 length for trainer Bill Ryan in the $100,000 Listed Elwick Stakes (1100m) for 2YOs, over fellow 2YO fillies Derasa (Squamosa-Jesting, by Commands) & Gee Gee Lanett (Wordsmith-Vivre la Nett, by Savoire Vivre). Pateena Arena, who was purchased for $22,000 by her trainer Bill Ryan at the 2016 Magic Millions Tasmanian Yearling Sale from the draft of Armidale Stud, improved her record to 2 wins and 1 placing from 4 starts for $71,800 earnings.