Belmont – The Wash Up


Belmont 7 October 2017

Favourites:  2 favourites won on the day.

Longest Price Winner: Entrechat (win $6.10, place $1.90 TABtouch).

First 5 At Turn: 6 of 8 winners came from the first five at turn.

First 5 Last Start:  7 of 8 winners finished in the first five last start.

Last Start Winners:  6 last start winners won again.

Largest Winning Margin: Sovereign Trade / Our Finest Moment / Rockon Tommy  – 1.75 lengths.

Fastest Last 600 Metres: Flying Time – 33.36 seconds.

Trainers: Aquanita trainer SIMON MILLER took home the Listed Birthday Stakes 1200m with his Northern Meteor mare Meteoroid surviving a desperate photo finish to claim the feature race. The JEFF  NOSKE prepared Salorsci continued on its merry way with a handy 1st up victory in the BM72+ 1000m sprint event – the Discorsi 4yo notching up win number 5 from 6 career starts.

Jockeys: JOE AZZOPARDI produced a gem of a ride to scramble Meteoroid home by the barest of margins to salute in the Birthday Stakes 1200m, while FRED KERSLEY and JARRAD NOSKE won their respective BM72+ events – Kersley gunning Our Finest Moment to victory in the second, before Noske drove Salorsci to the line in a tight finish to the sixth.

WA Stallions: 3 of 8 winners were bred by local stallions.




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