Breeders Crown Night proved a terrific showcase for Always B Miki’s exceptional debut crop of 2-year-olds, with Perfect Sting dead-heating for the win in the $600,000 Breeders Crown Final for 2YO Pacing Colts and Geldings and JK Alwaysbalady very nearly doing the same in the $600,000 2YO Pacing Fillies Final.
The royally bred Mexicana led home a Muscle Mass quinella in Sunday’s $50,000 Group 1 Redwood Classic for 2YO Trotters at Maryborough, with the New Zealand bred, owned and trained filly downing Illawong Barmah at her first start on Australian soil.
The progeny of Always B Miki dominated the Breeders Crown eliminations at Harrah’s Hoosier Park on Friday evening, winning three out of four of the eliminations for 2-year-old pacers.
Bar Room Banta headlined a terrific weekend down-under for the stock of A Rocknroll Dance, with a scintillating win in the $125,000 Group 1 NSW Breeders Challenge for 2YO Pacing Colts and Geldings at Tabcorp Park Menangle on Saturday evening.
Last start Kentucky Futurity winner Amigo Volo’s rich vein of form continued at Harrah’s Hoosier Park on Saturday night, with the brilliant 3-year-old son of Father Patrick winning in his Breeders Crown elimination in track record time.
Always B Miki’s exciting first crop sons Perfect Sting and Southwind Gendry continued on their winning ways at The Red Mile over the weekend, taking out their respective International Stallion Stakes divisions for two-year-old pacing colts and geldings.