Ninth Stakes-Winner for Pride of Dubai

Tara Madgwick - Saturday April 24

Champion trainer Chris Waller dispatched promising Pride of Dubai filly Easifar  to Brisbane after an unplaced run in the Group III ATC Adrian Knox Stakes and she turned that form on it’s head when winning the Listed BRC Princess Stakes (1630m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Given a good ride by Luke Dittman from barrier one, Easifar scored a half-length win taking her overall record to three wins and two placings from eight starts with prizemoney just shy of $160,000.


A $220,

000 Magic Millions purchase from the Wentwood Grange draft for Debbie Kepitis’ Woppitt Bloodstock, Easifar is a half-sister to South African Group III winner Readytogorightnow.

Waller has had tremendous success with horses purchased from Kiwi vendors Wentwood Grange that include Group I stars Kermadec and Kolding, who won his third Group I race on Saturday in ATC All Aged Stakes.

Easifar is the fifth winner from Storm Fronts, a half-sister to stakes-winner Miss Minden, the dam of Group I Queensland  Oaks winner Miss Danehill and Group II winning $1.9million earner Pentastic.


Pride of Dubai

Easifar is the ninth stakes-winner worldwide for Pride of Dubai, who also sired Achiever to finish third in the Group III ATC Frank Packer Plate at Randwick.

Pride of Dubai was super busy last spring covering 202 mares at Coolmore.



Race Result - Eureka Stud Princess Stakes LR 1630m

Doomben Track: Soft(5) Time: 1:38.58
T: C J Waller J: L R Dittman 56.5
3f Pride Of Dubai (AUS) x Storm Fronts (AUS) (Hurricane Sky (AUS))
Pride Of Dubai
MM Gold Coast Yearling Sale $220,000
V:Wentwood Grange Cambridge NZ
B: Woppitt Bloodstock Pty Ltd
Tycoon Evie
T: R G Lipp J: M R Du Plessis 56.5
3f Written Tycoon (AUS) x Winaura (AUS) (Show A Heart (AUS))
Deep Sceiva
T: R L Heathcote J: S Cormack 56.5
3f Deep Field (AUS) x Scenario (GB) (Singspiel (IRE))
MM National Yearling Sale Book 1 $25,000
V:Mane Lodge Sutton NSW
B: Flying Start Syndications/Pinhook Bloodstock FBBA
MM National Weanling Sale $14,000
V:Bhima Thoroughbreds Scone NSW
B: Tristin Cassidy
Good Soize
T: T J Gollan J: Ryan Maloney 56.5
3f Adelaide (IRE) x Mountain Dew (AUS) (Snowland (AUS))
Inglis Classic Yearling Sale $55,000
V:Bowness Stud, Young
B: Gollan Racing Stables / John Foote Bloodstock
Force Of Will
T: L O'Sullivan & A Scott J: R Fradd 56.5
3f Power (GB) x Sade (NZ) (Savabeel (AUS))
Better Get Set
T: S O'Dea & M Hoysted J: Ben Thompson 56.5
3f Better Than Ready (AUS) x Ridolfi (AUS) (Fastnet Rock (AUS))
MM Gold Coast March Yearling Sale $85,000
V:Lyndhurst Stud Farm Warwick Qld
B: Proven Thoroughbreds/Steven O'Dea Racing
Loving Miss
T: A J & T Edmonds J: A Mallyon 56.5
3f Love Conquers All (AUS) x Hello I Love You (AUS) (Lonhro (AUS))
T: B S Baldwin J: M Cahill 56.5
3f Outreach (AUS) x Ends Meet (NZ) (Anabaa (USA))
NZB Karaka Book 2 $20,000
V:Ainsley Downs Stud
B: Mr A Pippos
Only Words
T: C J Waller J: J Byrne 56.5
3f Sweynesse (AUS) x Jungle Pago (NZ) (Darci Brahma (NZ))
T: Ms L Erhart J: L V Cassidy 56.5
3f Holy Roman Emperor (IRE) x Bendigo Belle (AUS) (General Nediym (AUS))
Willinga Panache
T: K M Schweida J: Ron Stewart 56.5
3f Sebring (AUS) x Diana's Star (AUS) (Northern Meteor (AUS))
MM Gold Coast Yearling Sale $410,000
V:Segenhoe Stud Australia Pty Ltd Scone NSW
B: Terry Snow
She's At Regatta
T: David Vandyke J: Ms S Thornton 56.5
3f Lonhro (AUS) x Regatta Parade (AUS) (Fastnet Rock (AUS))
MM Gold Coast Yearling Sale $120,000
V:Three Bridges Thoroughbreds Eddington Vic
B: Shaun Gordon
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