Second Winner for Star Turn

Tara Madgwick - Friday January 15

Vinery Stud’s exciting young sire Star Turn will have a runner in the Magic Millions 2YO Classic on Saturday in Miss Hipstar and he also posted his second winner at Geelong on Friday with a brave victory for Pegasi.

Pegasi wins at Geelong - image Reg Ryan/ Racing Photos

Second on debut at Geelong on Boxing Day, the Tony and Calvin McEvoy trained colt showed the benefit of that outing to cross from a wide gate and lead.

He was strong to the line and held off all challengers to win the 1147m maiden by half a length.


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An $80,000 Inglis Classic purchase from the Sledmere Stud draft for McEvoy Mitchell Racing / Belmont Bloodstock Agency (FBAA), Pegasi is the second winner from stakes-placed Charge Forward mare Draw Forward.

Pegasi’s yearling half-sister by Hellbent was sold at Magic Millions earlier this week by Manx Park for $160,000 to Peachester Lodge.

Star Turn has had yearlings sell for up to $180,000 at Magic Millions this week and has more to be offered right through until Monday’s final session.



 

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Race Result - Bet365 Odds Drift Protect Mdn 1147m

Geelong Track: Good(4) Time: 1:08.04
1
Pegasi
T: T & C McEvoy J: Dean Holland 58
2c Star Turn (AUS) x Draw Forward (AUS) (Charge Forward (AUS))
Inglis Classic Yearling Sale $80,000
V:Sledmere Stud, Scone
B: McEvoy Mitchell Racing / Belmont Bloodstock Agency (FBAA)
2
0.5
Lightsaber
T: P G Moody J: D Yendall 58
2c Zoustar (AUS) x Dream Cirque (AUS) (Dream Ahead (USA))
Inglis Ready 2 Race Sale $100,000
V:JCS Thoroughbreds, Benalla, Vic
B: Blueblood Thoroughbreds (Australia) Pty Ltd
Inglis Classic Yearling Sale $80,000
V:Aquis Farm Operations, Murrurundi
B: JCS Racing
3
0.6
Tranquil Bay
T: A & S Freedman J: Jamie Kah 56
2f Cable Bay (IRE) x Balmodena (AUS) (Good Journey (USA))
MM Gold Coast Yearling Sale $80,000
V:Woodside Park Stud, Tylden, Vic
B: Anthony Freedman Racing/Blue Sky Bloodstock P/L (FBAA)
4
3.8
Cheerful Legend
T: J D Sadler J: J Mott 58
2c Shalaa (IRE) x Jemison (AUS) (Commands (AUS))
MM Gold Coast Yearling Sale $600,000
V:Arrowfield Stud, Scone, NSW
B: John Sadler Racing
5
4.6
Amegdul
T: James Cummings J: D Oliver 58
2c Medaglia D'Oro (USA) x Essaouira (AUS) (Exceed And Excel (AUS))
6
5.6
Turnstar
T: M, W & J Hawkes J: Michael Poy 58
2c Star Turn (AUS) x Mihiri (AUS) (More Than Ready (USA))
7
6.8
Elteecee
T: T Dabernig & B Hayes J: D W Stackhouse 58
2g Pierro (AUS) x Adorabubble (AUS) (Ferocity (AUS))
MM Gold Coast Yearling Sale $140,000
V:Segenhoe Stud, Scone, NSW
B: Lindsay Park Racing/Andrew Williams Bloodstock
8
8.6
Saint Tropez
T: Lloyd Kennewell J: Jye McNeil 58
2c Not A Single Doubt (AUS) x Ihtsatune (AUS) (Ihtiram (IRE))
MM National Weanling Sale $250,000
V:Blue Gum Farm Euroa Vic
B: Merricks Station/Group 1 Bloodstock
9
8.8
Loud Attraction
T: K L Corstens J: Jordan Childs 56
2f Holler (AUS) x Top Sight (AUS) (Bon Hoffa (AUS))
10
14.5
Son Of Akeed
T: P L Caboche J: Beau Mertens 58
2g Akeed Mofeed (GB) x Annenberg (AUS) (Artie Schiller (USA))
MM Adelaide Yearling Sale $20,000
V:Goldin Farms, Angaston, SA
B: Caboche Racing
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