Ticker
  • Ostrolenka sharp in victory in Belmont's Mike Lee.Posted 52 minutes ago
  • Ashleyluvssugar gets the job done as the Charles Whittingham favorite.Posted 23 hours ago
  • Pleascach holds off Found in the Irish 1,000 Guineas.Posted 1 day ago
  • Pleascach holds off Found in the Irish 1,000 Guineas.Posted 1 day ago
  • Al Kazeem earns his 2nd Tattersalls Gold Cup in three years with a determined run.Posted 1 day ago
  • If you bet A Lot in the Paradise Creek, then the winning margin was "a lot" more than the wagering return!Posted 1 day ago
  • The Nassau goes to Sky Treasure!Posted 1 day ago
  • Sunday Rules runs them off their feet in the Spring Fever to remain undefeated!Posted 1 day ago
  • Xtra Luck gets his first stakes win in the Louisville Handicap!Posted 1 day ago
  • Joe Bravo earned win #5,000 with a victory aboard Boss Man today at Monmouth Park.Posted 2 days ago

It's A Dundeel Claims Autumn Triple Crown

It's A Dundeel Claims Autumn Triple Crown

It's A Dundeel has become just the fifth horse to claim Sydney's three-year-old triple crown with the easiest of wins in the final leg, the Australian Derby.

 

By the time the Randwick Guineas and Rosehill Guineas are run, the 2400 metres of the famous classic is not for the faint hearted.

 

In an awesome display, It's A Dundeel jogged at the back of the field for the first part of the race before James McDonald took him to the outside on the turn.

 

He reached the front with ease and McDonald had him in cruise control as they went to the line six lengths ahead of Philippi.

 

It's A Dundeel went out the $1.24 favourite with Philippi second elect at $9.50 with Kingdoms defying his $101 quote to run third, 1-1/4 lengths behind the runner-up.

 

Trainer Murray Baker is used to winning big races both in Australia and his native New Zealand but says his latest star may be his best.

 

“He did it pretty easily, didn't he,” Baker said.

 

“He's so relaxed and so laid back.

 

“To win three Group Is in Sydney is pretty special.”

 

In fact It's A Dundeel has won four Group Is in Sydney with the Spring Champion Stakes in October his first.

 

Read More

 

comments powered by Disqus

Older Comments about It's A Dundeel Claims Autumn Triple Crown...

I think he I'd so great

Related Pages

Related Stories

Top Stories