CAPTAINTREACHEROUS continues to top the Australian 3YO sires table with 52 winners securing over $2.41m this season for an average of $32,216 per runner including this week Captain Ritchie (1:54.6, Menangle) and Rustenburg (Winton). Also in the money this week was Peligroso, taking a win at Gloucester Park. CAPTAIN also tops the Australian 2YO averages with a whopping $49,873 average earnings per starter in that age group.
In North America, his son I Did It Myway also took a great win, securing the $70,000 Kentucky Sires Stakes 4YO E&G Final at Cumberland in 1:50.3.
Of our past sires, there were winners for BETTING LINE (Operative Line), ARTSPEAK (Fullofit), FOUR STARZZZ SHARK (Jimmy Joyce), a treble for WESTERN TERROR (Belittled, Hes A Terror & Sounds Like Fun), while SOMEBEACHSOMEWHERE secured four – Ima Terminator, Merolamagic, Ourbeachbabe & Icanmotor.
Photo: Captain Ritchie (CAPTAINTREACHEROUS), Club Menangle
Race of the Week
IRT Pace – Menangle
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