Top flight pacer Ohoka Punter added to his burgeoning career with victory in the Group 3 Maryborough Gold Cup. The grand circuit player was to classy for his rivals in the key Victorian feature. The win was number 24 in his career that is littered with big race victories. With over $960,000 in the bank, the son of Bettor’s Delight will now head to Perth to join leading conditioner Gary Hall to prepare for the 2016 Interdominion.
Plenty of quality winners for Bettor’s Delight, this week past including Delightful Memphis in the 3yo sires stakes heat for fillies at Addington, Bettabe Perfect was an Albion Park winner, Tua’s Delight saluted at Penrith and Laredo Torpedo was a Cambridge winner.
American Ideal continues to deliver plenty of winners with quality and depth. At Gloucester Park, Over Board Again and Our Regal Ideal both posted great wins, his son Ideal Tyson was a 1.56 winner at Pinjarra, he now has over a $100,000 in the locker. He has unearthed another top filly in Pembrook Ideal, she was a debut winner at Forbury Park and three days later returned to the same track to win stylishly. Both times she showed high speed to run her rivals off their feet. The Big Boss was a winner at Forbury also, he led a trifecta for American Ideal and Aztec Bromac was a 1.55.9 winner at Menangle for Kerry Anne Turner and Robbie Morris.