One To Watch - Sandown-Lakeside

Mark Smith - Sunday May 22

On the board in all five starts, the three-year-old Rich Enuff filly Belle Et Riche took another step forward when overcoming the pattern of the day at Sandown-Lakeside on Sunday.

From last to first (image Scott Barbour/Racing Photos)

Ridden by Jordan Childs for Mitch Freedman, Belle Et Riche was eased to the tail of the field from an outside barrier in a well-contested benchmark 64 for three year-olds over 1400m.

Still near last 25om out, Belle Et Riche did not flinch in a long-sustained drive to overpower Heavenly Eagle (Echoes Of Heaven) by three-quarters of a length with Sunfall (Zoustar) a half head back in third.

Coming off a dominant performance at Bendigo, Belle Et Riche advances her record to two wins, two seconds and a third from five starts with earnings of $100,200.

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mebred for the Groves family, Belle Et Riche is one of four winners from as many to race out of the talented Redoute’s Choice mare Tango’s Choice whose six wins included two at Sandown and Moonee Valley and Morphettville.

There will be more wins in store for Belle Et Riche (image Brett Holburt/Racing Photos)

Woodside Park Stud’s Rich Enuff sired three winners on Sunday with Fairy Magic and Slickman making winning debuts at Hobart and Moruya respectively.

 

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Race Result - Ladbrokes Punter Assist (Bm64) 1400m

Sandown-Lakeside Track: Good(4) Time: 1:24.37
1
Belle Et Riche
T: Mitchell Freedman J: Jordan Childs 57
3f Rich Enuff (AUS) x Tango's Choice (AUS) (Redoute's Choice (AUS))
2
0.8
Heavenly Eagle
T: S V Brown J: Craig Williams 59
3g Echoes Of Heaven (AUS) x Kings Daughter (NZ) (Shinko King (IRE))
3
0.9
Sunfall
T: M Price & M Kent Jnr J: C Newitt 61.5
3g Zoustar (AUS) x Queen Of The Falls (AUS) (General Nediym (AUS))
MM Gold Coast Yearling Sale $150,000
V:Eureka Stud, Cambooya, Qld
B: Mick Price Racing
4
1.0
Ceasar
T: M D Moroney J: Logan McNeil 59
3g Proisir (AUS) x Elehara (NZ) (Pentire (GB))
NZB Karaka Book 2 $37,500
V:Rich Hill Stud
B: Paul Moroney Bloodstock / Ballymore Stables NZ
5
1.2
Designer Dreamer
T: Matthew Brown J: Ben Allen 59
3g Dream Ahead (USA) x Luloah (AUS) (Al Maher (AUS))
MM Tasmanian Yearling Sale $75,000
V:C & K Mahoney, Weetah, Tas
B: Matthew Brown Racing
6
1.3
Imposing Brook
T: Patrick Payne J: Celine Gaudray 57
3g Hinchinbrook (AUS) x Majestic Power (IRE) (Dalakhani (IRE))
Inglis Classic Yearling Sale $120,000
V:Yarraman Park Stud, Scone
B: Prime Thoroughbreds Pty Ltd
7
1.6
Mere Fancy
T: John McArdle J: J Mott 57
3f Toronado (IRE) x Tickle My (AUS) (Perugino (USA))
8
1.7
Arizona Dreaming
T: Matthew Cumani J: Dean Holland 59.5
3g Stratum Star (AUS) x Arizona Girl (AUS) (High Chaparral (IRE))
9
2.1
Kyokushin
T: G A Osborne J: D Oliver 59.5
3g Scissor Kick (AUS) x Classic Approach (AUS) (New Approach (IRE))
Inglis Classic Yearling Sale $10,000
V:Bhima Thoroughbreds, Scone
B: G Osborne
10
3.6
Zourisky
T: P G Moody J: L Nolen 57
3f Zoustar (AUS) x Outof The Question (AUS) (Rock Of Gibraltar (IRE))
11
3.9
Euro Dandy
T: Chris Calthorpe J: Laura Lafferty 58
3g Eurozone (AUS) x Best Dressed Lady (AUS) (Al Maher (AUS))
Inglis 2019 DECEMBER Online Sale $1,750
V:Gall Bloodstock
B:
12
4.7
New Enterprise
T: Thomas Carberry J: M J Dee 59
3g Anacheeva (AUS) x Guniinii (AUS) (Galileo (IRE))
13
9.7
Dignified Doubt
T: C Maher & D Eustace J: John Allen 59
3f Not A Single Doubt (AUS) x Dame Margo Fonteyn (NZ) (High Chaparral (IRE))
Inglis Australian Easter Yearling Sale $225,000
V:Segenhoe Stud Australia Pty Ltd, Scone
B: Ciaron Maher Racing
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