2017

War Room Wins Listed Sir Ernest Lee-Steere Classic

Monday, 11th December 2017

At Ascot racecourse in Perth, Western Australia, Yarradale Stud shuttler War Chant (War Chant (Danzig-Hollywood Wildcat, by Kris S) added a black-type success when 3YO Australian-bred gelding War Room (War Chant-Impressing Matters, by Viscount) fought on tenaciously to score a brave front-running win in the $100,000 Listed Sir Ernest Lee-Steere Classic (1400m) for 3YOs, defeating Gaulois & Reykjavik. War Room, who is out of the Listed WATC Burgess Queen Stakes winner Impressing Matters, extended his unbeaten record to 3 wins from 3 starts for $95,800 in earnings.