Boom 4yo pacer Lazarus joined elite company when he secured victory in the $400,000 Victoria Cup on Saturday night at Melton. Pacing a track record time for the 2240 metre Grand Circuit feature, the son of Bettor’s Delight left his opposition seeing his dust! The time of 1.52.5 took Lazarus into rarefied air. He has now made more than $1.75 million in stakes and recorded 22 career wins.
On the same card, Bettor’s Delight sired two Victorian Derby heat winners in Jack’s Legend and Motu Meteor and Miracle Mile winner Have Faith In Me was a winner of the Pure Steel. Let’s Chase The Dream paced 1.49.9 to win at Menangle giving the ‘All Stars’ stable a big night, he now heads to the Chariots Of Fire.
American Ideal’s son Mister Daytona has a been revelation out west, he recorded another win for Greg and Skye Bond at Gloucester Park, Turbulent Flow was a winner at Auckland, Foo Fighter scored at Invercargill pacing home in 57.3 and Alta Teresa was a 1.53.8 winner at Menangle capping a good week for American Ideal.
With the annual round of yearling sales commencing in Melbourne this weekend, we wish all vendors and buyers the best of luck.