Hallowell Belle has demonstrated her class to win the Group 2 Gilgai Stakes at Flemington Racecourse today October 6, 2012.
The Starcraft mare has now won three of her 16 race starts and has earned more than $770,000 in prize money during her horse racing career.
King’s Rose was promising in second place behind Hallowell Belle, while Spirit Of Boom finished a gallant third.
Hallowell Belle was paying odds of $7.50 to win the 2012 Gilgai Stakes at bookmaker.com.au and was the market mover in the race.
Trainer Gai Waterhouse’s stable representative, Danny Myers, was at the track to witness Hallowell Belle win the 2012 Gilgai Stakes.
“It’s fantastic,” Myers said.
“It’s a great time of year to be here (in Melbourne).
“As usual the boss came home strong.
“Full credit to Gai, she’s a master at picking these races for these horses.
“She’s really going well and it’s great to bring Hallowell Belle here.
“The world’s her oyster.”
Jockey Vlad Duric steered Hallowell Belle to today’s 2012 Gilgai Stakes win in Melbourne.
“Gai’s team’s absolutely flying,” Duric said.
Duric felt the effort from Hallowell Belle was outstanding in today’s race.
“She had that bunny to follow in front of her,” he said.
“I let her start to stride and she dug in really deep.
“She gave me a super feel today and I’m sure she’ll improve and go on from here.”
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2012 Gilgai Stakes Race Results & Finishing Order
|1||11||HALLOWELL BELLE||Gai Waterhouse||Vlad Duric||–||5||53.5kg||$7.50|
|2||7||KING’S ROSE (NZ)||Peter G Moody||Luke Nolen||0.75L||2||55kg||$9.50|
|3||2||SPIRIT OF BOOM||Tony Gollan||Michael Walker||1.5L||8||57kg||$5|
|4||3||GALAH||Peter Snowden||Glen Boss||2.5L||9||57kg||$26|
|5||4||BEL SPRINTER||Jason Warren||Ben Melham||2.7L||1||56kg||$2.80F|
|6||10||METALLURGICAL||John P Thompson||Mark Zahra||2.8L||6||55kg||$61|
|7||9||EXCELLANTES||Robert Heathcote||James Winks||3.8L||7||55kg||$16|
|8||6||MID SUMMER MUSIC||Peter G Moody||Brad Rawiller||4L||10||55kg||$7.50|
|9||8||SISTINE ANGEL||Andrew Noblet||Craig Williams||4.1L||4||55kg||$26|
|10||5||LIVEANDLETDIE||Mark Kavanagh||Damien Oliver||5.35L||3||55.5kg||$21|