Second Stakes Winner for Press Statement

Mark Smith - Saturday April 24

The most expensive yearling by her sire Press Statement, the Ciaron Maher and David Eustace-trained filly Incredulous Dream went a long way in recouping the outlay when she captured Saturday’s Listed H C Nitschke Stakes (1400m) at Morphettville.

Bartend Vorster took the shortest way home on Incredulous Dream to defeat the Nostradamus filly Way To Go Paula by a neck with the favoured Reliable Man filly Annavisto a length back in third.

Purchased by Spicer Thoroughbreds for $340,000 out of the Aquis draft at the 2019 Magic Millions Gold Coast Yearling Sale, Incredulous Dream advances her record to four wins and a third from nine starts with earnings of $206,460.

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lf-sister to the Group II MVRC Alister Clark Stakes and Group II MRC Autumn Classic winner Global Exchange, Incredulous Dream is out of the winning Keep The Faith mare Incredulous.

Incredulous Dream a $340,000 Magic Millions Yearling

Purchased by Aquis for $200,000 out of the Sledmere stud draft at the 2017 National Broodmare Sale, Incredulous is a half-sister to the Group II AJC Emancipation Stakes winner Faith Hill (Danehill), the dam of Listed winner Black Minx )Lonhro) and granddam of multiple Group III winner and multiple Group 1 placed So Si Bon (So You Think).

Incredulous has had some awful luck lately and has not had a live foal since Incredulous Dream. She was covered by Pierata in December.

 Incredulous Dream becomes the second stakes winner for Press Statement, who will stand at Vinery Stud in 2021 at a fee of $13,750.

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Race Result - H C Nitschke Stks LR 1400m

Morphettville Parks Track: Good(4) Time: 1:23.42
1
Incredulous Dream
T: C Maher & D Eustace J: B Vorster 54
3f Press Statement (AUS) x Incredulous (AUS) (Keep The Faith (AUS))
MM Gold Coast Yearling Sale $340,000
V:Aquis Farm Operations Murrurundi NSW
B: Spicer Thoroughbreds
2
0.3
Way To Go Paula
T: P Stokes J: Will Price 54
3f Nostradamus (AUS) x Rock Cathedral (AUS) (Octagonal (NZ))
3
1.3
Annavisto
T: M Price & M Kent Jnr J: M J Dee 55.5
3f Reliable Man (GB) x Avisto (NZ) (Tavistock (NZ))
4
1.5
Highly Discreet
T: P Stokes J: Kayla Crowther 54
3f Street Boss (USA) x Very Discreet (AUS) (Exceed And Excel (AUS))
5
1.9
Point Blaze
T: Shayne Cahill J: Jessica Eaton 54
3f Shamus Award (AUS) x Grassfire (AUS) (Grass Wonder (USA))
MM Adelaide Yearling Sale Session 1 $38,000
V:Golden Grove Stud Denman NSW
B: Shayne Cahill
6
2.1
Agreeable
T: A & S Freedman J: Damian Lane 54
3f Sebring (AUS) x Affable (AUS) (Husson (ARG))
Inglis Melbourne Premier Yearling Sale Book 1 $125,000
V:Blue Gum Farm, Euroa
B: Dean Hawthorne Bloodstock (BAFNZ)
7
2.3
Cool Magnum
T: J E Hickmott J: Todd Pannell 56
3g Magnus (AUS) x Molto Bella (AUS) (Bel Esprit (AUS))
Inglis Melbourne Premier Yearling Sale Book 1 $27,000
V:Rosden Park, Wellington, SA
B: J Hickmott
8
3.3
Anitra
T: Will Clarken J: B Mc Dougall 54
3f Fastnet Rock (AUS) x El Laoob (USA) (Red Ransom (USA))
MM Gold Coast Yearling Sale $220,000
V:Bhima Thoroughbreds Scone NSW
B: Spicer Thoroughbreds
9
4.0
Sparkup
T: R & C Jolly J: Jake Toeroek 56
3g Magnus (AUS) x Blue Collar Jill (AUS) (Perugino (USA))
MM Adelaide Yearling Sale Session 2 $11,000
V:Stonehouse Thoroughbreds Eddington Vic
B: Richard and Chantelle Jolly
Inglis Great Southern Sale - Weanlings $8,000
V:North Star Park Thoroughbreds, Swan Hill
B: B McCully
10
4.2
Extra Time
T: L Macdonald & A Gluyas J: J Holder 58.5
3g Shooting To Win (AUS) x Gwynethanne (NZ) (Handsome Ransom (AUS))
MM Adelaide Yearling Sale Session 1 $140,000
V:Armidale Stud Carrick Tas
B: Macdonald Gluyas Racing
11
5.4
Thrill Kill
T: Peter Hardacre J: Ms C Jones 56
3g Stryker (AUS) x Kill Bill (AUS) (Danerich (AUS))
12
6.0
Morphett Road
T: K M Sweeney J: Ms S Metcalfe 56
3g Mint Lane (USA) x Very Edgy (AUS) (Mister Malebo (AUS))
13
13.8
Zero Inn
T: S & J Jaensch J: Anna Jordsjo 54
3f Warhorse (NZ) x Faith Seeker (AUS) (Keep The Faith (AUS))
14
14.5
Daily Spirit
T: L Macdonald & A Gluyas J: D Tourneur 54
3f Zebedee (GB) x Daily Flyer (AUS) (Flying Spur (AUS))
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