Shark progeny off to a flyer

Shark progeny off to a flyer

Champion sire FOUR STARZZZ SHARK has started the new season in a blaze of glory with four winners in three different States.

His winners included MIGHTY MR SHARKEY (1:58.5, Pinjarra), WHATS THE CATCH (1:58.9, Yarra Valley), SUPERSTAR GLOWIE (1:58, Newcastle) and TROOPER MOSSMAN (Mildura).

MIGHTY MR SHARKEY, a New Zealand-bred gelding, led throughout to notch his seventh win from only 19 starts. From a Christian Cullen mare, the brown gelding is owned by Skye Bond and Robert Gartrell.

WHATS THE CATCH, who posted win No 5 after sitting parked in a heat of the Vicbred Platinum Country Series, is a bay entire from a mare by Troublemaker. He was bred by Garry Hawthorn and Jenny Gallagher and is owned by Kevin, B. W. and N. S Chisholm and T. D. Smith.

SUPERSTAR GLOWIE, now the winner of three races, is out of a Presidential Ball mare and was bred by A. M. Smith and S. and M. Brown. She is owned by trained by Bill Tomlin.

TROOPER MOSSMAN, who led all the way, registered his first win following three placings. The gelding is out of the 1:56 Pacific Rocket mare Mossdale Gabby and was bred by A. F. Kelly, J. and L. Scott, M. A. Wait, A. Wells, A. Leonardo and K. J. and B. Craddock.

He is owned by S. M. O’Connor and G. Cirillo.