Howzat! Justify That completes hat-trick in Adelaide
Monday, 25 August 2014
Reigning VOBIS Horse
of the Year Trust In A Gust is on-course for a Group 1 campaign this
spring after an outstanding victory at Moonee Valley on Saturday.
is a son of Greta West Stud stallion Keep The Faith and, a couple of
hours after his first-up win, fellow Greta West sire King Of Prussia
popped up with Justify That in the LR Penny Edition Stakes at
Justify That (7g King of Prussia - Duty With
Honour by West Point) claimed his first black-type success with a
powerful finish to defeat Riziz (Zariz) and Extra Virgin (Keep the
Strathalbyn trainer Peter Moody had the option of
crossing the border for the Mildura Cup or completing a hat-trick at
Morphettville. ďI didnít really know how the Mildura Cup field was
going to shape up so we decided to stay closer to home. He's been super
this time in."
Justify That has won 11 races for over $356,000
and he can notch another Listed win next time out in the $80,000
Balaklava Cup on September 3.
Meanwhile, Trust In A Gust broke
through the $500,000 barrier at Moonee Valley on Saturday. Trainer
Darren Weir will consider setting him for the G1 Rupert Clarke Stakes at
Caulfield on September 28.