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
|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|