Pic: BENSTUD NSW first foal AMERICAN IDEAL / MODERN GIRL COLT.
21st win for Epaulette
The 7YO Epaulette, who was bred at Benstud on behalf of client Harvey Kaplan, brought up win No 21 when he led throughout at Menangle on Saturday night (August 25).
He clocked 1:54.1 for the flying mile with the last 800 in 55.7
The winner of $238,570 in stakes, Epaulette is owned by Peter and Zillah O’Shea and Fleur De Lil Trust, trained by Craig Cross and driven by Luke McCarthy.
The gelding is one of eight winners of the Preux Chevalier mare French Flair NZ. The dam of two millionaires and four sub 1:52 winners.
By Peter Wharton