Island Fiesta... It's A Rush

island fiesta wendy whiteheadIsland Fiesta / Gold Circle (p)

ISLAND FIESTA
Miesque’s Approval (USA) - Bermuda Junction (AUS) by Is It True (USA)

Backworth-bred Island Fiesta tore up the Greyville pollytrack under jockey MJ Odendaal Tuesday, leaving in his wake a bevvy of quality performers including the likes of the Hussonet gelding, Rio Carnival, victor of the Grade 3 King’s Cup and the Listed Thukela Handicap, and runner up in the recent Grade 2 Drill Hall Stakes.

Congratulations to trainer Wendy Whitehead and owners Messrs LR Whiteford, GS Calway, GPW Davis, T de Charmoy, JI Shaw, Sanjeev Ramsewak and Sanjeeth Ramsewak.

Island Fiesta is a graduate from the Backworth draft of the 2010 KZN Yearling Sale and this win takes his career record to 6 wins and 12 places from 23 starts.

RACINGITSARUSH.CO.ZA PINNACLE STAKES
Greyville, Polytrack, 1200m
19 August 2014

# LBH Horse Kg Dr Jockey Trainer
1 0.0 ISLAND FIESTA 55.0 5 M Odendaal Wendy Whitehead
2 1.0 TIPO TINTO 57.0 2 *N Gumede (4.0) Gavin van Zyl
3 2.0 ACAPULCO 55.0 3 K de Melo Dennis Drier
4 2.8 CAPTAIN ON THE RUN 57.0 7 S Cormack Dennis Drier
5 4.8 RIO CARNIVAL 63.0 4 A Marcus Charles Laird
6 8.5 COFFEE SHEIK 59.0 6 B Jacobson Wendy Whitehead
7 17.2 ALDRIC 53.0 1 M Yeni James Goodman
8 18.5 FLYFIRSTCLASS 57.0 8 A Delpech Craig Eudey