Top quality 4yo pacing mares Bettorthanspecial and Bettor Promise have both left no stone unturned since they commenced their racing careers as 2yo’s. Both mares bred by the late Tony Price were Albion Park winners on Saturday night. For Bettor Promise it was career win number nineteen and she now has stakes earnings of over $225,000. Bettorthanspecial is nearing $250,000 in stakes and her recent win was career win number twenty-one. Both are daughters of champion stallion Bettor’s Delight.
Other winners to greet the judge by Bettor’s Delight this week past included Selling the Dream at Cranbourne, Inflight won on debut at Cambridge, Harry Hoo and Bettor Be Supreme both won at Gloucester Park and Plain Baby was a Gunbower winner.
American Ideal’s progeny just keep winning in Western Australia. Classy mare Ideal Alice was 1.56.1 winner at Gloucester Park, Soho Tribeca won on the same card pacing 1.55.5, The Trilogy scored at Northam, Mister Daytona just keeps winning, he was a Pinjarra victor and Estocada shared the spoils at Bunbury. In the shaky isles, he had good winners in Kaitlyn at Auckland and Mighty Flying Deal at Invercargill.
For Pegasus Spur his daughter It’s Not Dark Yet recorded career win number twelve with victory at Shepparton for trainer Brian Kiesey.