Monday, 14 November 2016
Greta West Stud
stallions Godís Own and King of Prussia were back in the spotlight after
siring a running double at Moonee Valley on Friday.
the operative word for Godís Own speedball Sirbible. He clocked a
sizzling 54.84s to take the lead after Heat 4 of the Inglis 55 Second
ďThatís just a stepping stone for the Christmas
Stakes,Ē trainer Russell Bell promised. ďHe was ready to go and I
wasnít worried about any other horse in the race.Ē
set the benchmark for the 55 Second Challenge. Bell trained at Alice
Springs before opening a Colac stable in August and he will receive a
$50,000 credit voucher at a 2017 Inglis Sale of his choice if 54.84s
isnít bettered this season.
The Listed Christmas Stakes (1200m)
is scheduled for Caulfield on Boxing Day Ė Sirbible finished third last
year after being reeled in by Tuscan Sling.
King of Prussia miler
Entre Nous is set for another successful campaign following his
second-up victory in the Strathmore Community Bank Hcp (1600m). He has
earned $263,170 including $38,800 in VOBIS bonuses for a syndicate that
includes Wodonga breeder Frank Elkington.
His dam Madam Delia (Demus) has a yearling filly by King of Prussia.
Nous won last seasonís Euroa Cup (1400m) and Wangaratta Cup (1600m)
before finishing third in the VOBIS Gold Mile at Caulfield. He is
trained Gerald Egan 50km south of Greta West through the high-country at