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Royal Star Wins Listed Natasha Stakes
At Ascot racecourse in Perth, Western Australia, Arrowfield Stud's multiple Champion Australian Sire Redoute's Choice (Danehill-Shantha's Choice, by Canny Lad) added a black-type success when 3YO filly Royal Star (Redoute's Choice-Star Encounter, by Jeune) scored an impressive front-running 2 length win for trainers Grant & Alana Williams in the $100,000 Listed Natasha Stakes (2200m) for 3YO fillies, over fellow fillies Vain Stryker (Authorized-Violet Vain, by Kenvain) & stable-mate Very Tempting (Redoute's Choice-Fit and Ready, by More Than Ready). A homebred for prominent WA owner and breeder Bob Peters, Royal Star improved her record to 3 wins from 4 starts for $100,000 earnings.