Caulfield Race 6 – John Dillon Stakes Results

Danzylum on his way to an impressive win in the John Dillion Stakes

In the feature race of the day at Caulfield, the $100,000 Listed John Dillon Stakes, favourite Danzylum has won conformably after leading the entire 1400m race.

7-year-old gelding Danzylum and jockey Luke Currie lead from start to finish and controlled the pace of the race. Going into the home straight he pulled away to comfortably win by 1.8 lengths from Wind Shear with stablemate Its Prince 2.5 lengths away in third.

With 61 career starts now under his belt, today’s result marks Danzylum’s 13th win.

After the impressive win trainer Robbie Griffiths said that Danzylum might next go onto the Group 1 CF Orr Stakes at Caulfield on Saturday 12th March 2011.

John Dillon Stakes Results – Caulfield Race 6

Finish No. Horse Jockey Trainer Weight Margin
1st 2 DANZYLUM(3) Luke Currie Robbie Griffiths 57.0 1-24.43
2nd 9 WIND SHEAR(6) Stephen Baster Dale Sutton 53.0 1.8L
3rd 5 ITS PRINCE(8) Dwayne Dunn Robbie Griffiths 53.5 2.5L
4th 6 MAXISUN(7) Jason Maskiell Tony Vasil 53.0 2.6L
5th 1 SCENIC SHOT(2) Shane Scriven Daniel Morton 61.5 4.6L
6th 3 BONINDI(4) Holly McKechnie Darryl Dodson 54.5 4.9L
7th 8 MAJESTICAL(1) Glen Boss Matthew Enright 53.0 5.9L
8th 4 APPREHEND(5) Dean Yendall Tony Vasil 53.0 6.9L
Src 7 HUXSSEN Craig Williams Jim Conlan
Src 10 LADY GAGA Craig Newitt Mick Price

Photo courtesy (c) Taron Clarke Photography