Black and Gold Wins Listed Ladies Cup

Tara Madgwick - Wednesday November 11

Champion trainer Chris Waller has a happy knack for keeping horses happy and sound for a long time and that talent was highlighted at Hawkesbury on Wednesday when seven year-old Sebring gelding Black on Gold took out the Listed Ladies Day Cup (1600m).

Black on Gold - image Steve Hart

Fit and ready to fire at his first run back from a spell, Black on Gold was easy in the market, powering home along the inside to snatch a half length win.
 


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A $200,000 Magic Millions purchase from the Bylong Park draft for B K Racing & Breeding P/L, Black on Gold has the overall record of eight wins and nine placings from 44 starts with prizemoney nearing $850,000.

Bred and sold by Bylong Park, Black on Gold is the best of three winners from Fools Gold, a three-quarter sister by Commands to Group I winner and $2.3million earner Drieftontein, now at stud in Japan.

Fools Gold has a yearling filly by Sebring to follow.

Black on Gold is the 64th stake-s winner for Widden stud’s much missed Sebring, whose final yearlings will be offered in 2021.



 

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Race Result - Lander Toyota Ladies Day Cup LR 1600m

Hawkesbury Track: Good(4) Time: 1:35.20
1
Black On Gold
T: C J Waller J: B Avdulla 55
7g Sebring (AUS) x Fools Gold (AUS) (Commands (AUS))
Sebring
MM Gold Coast Yearling Sale $200,000
V:Bylong Park Thoroughbreds, Martindale, NSW
B: B K Racing & Breeding P/L
2
0.8
Archedemus
T: M, W & J Hawkes J: K Jennings 56
7g Lope De Vega (IRE) x Carolyn's Star (AUS) (Peintre Celebre (USA))
3
2.1
Savacool
T: C J Waller J: Tommy Berry 55.5
6m Savabeel (AUS) x Chilled Out (NZ) (Anabaa (USA))
NZB Premier Yearling Sale $220,000
V:Waikato Stud Ltd
B: Chris Waller Racing
4
2.2
Mantastic
T: C J Waller J: G Schofield 58
7g Fastnet Rock (AUS) x Foreign Legionary (IRE) (Galileo (IRE))
5
2.5
Looks Like Elvis
T: J M Austin J: N Rawiller 57
6g All American (AUS) x Savalook (NZ) (Savabeel (AUS))
Inglis Classic Yearling Sale $110,000
V:Rosemont Stud, Gnarwarre, Vic
B: Bryan Dais Racing
6
3.4
Quintessa
T: Mark Newnham J: Rachel King 54
4m Pierro (AUS) x Sense Of Hite (NZ) (Street Sense (USA))
Inglis Australian Easter Yearling Sale $480,000
V:Milburn Creek, Wildes Meadow
B: James Harron Bloodstock Pty Ltd
7
4.0
Tumultuous
T: C J Waller J: L Magorrian 55
7g Fastnet Rock (AUS) x Boisterous Lady (AUS) (Rivotious (USA))
MM Gold Coast Yearling Sale $350,000
V:Willow Park Stud, Scone, NSW
B: Chris Waller Racing P/L
8
4.3
Mushaireb
T: R & M Freedman J: Regan Bayliss 54
7g Invincible Spirit (IRE) x Hidden Brief (GB) (Barathea (IRE))
9
5.4
Salsonic
T: J C Coyle J: A B Collett 54
7g Hinchinbrook (AUS) x Salsify (AUS) (Grand Lodge (USA))
Inglis Classic Yearling Sale Summer Book $50,000
V:Sefton Park Thoroughbreds, Scone
B: J Coyle
10
5.6
Military Zone
T: P & P Snowden J: S Clipperton 57
5g Epaulette (AUS) x Loading Zone (AUS) (Street Sense (USA))
Inglis Premier Yearling Sale $140,000
V:Three Bridges Thoroughbreds, Eddington
B: Triple Crown Syndications
Inglis Great Southern Weanling Sale Platinum Session $140,000
V:Two Bays Farm, Flinders
B: Paul Willetts Bloodstock Consultancy
11
5.7
Spencer
T: Bjorn Baker J: R Dolan 54
6g Pierro (AUS) x Alice's Smart (USA) (Smart Strike (CAN))
Inglis Australian Easter Yearling Sale $200,000
V:Edinburgh Park, Wingham
B: Anthony Cummings Thoroughbreds
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