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Magic Marvo Wins Sir Edward Williams Handicap
Bengalla Stud stallion Bite The Bullet (Spectacular Bid-Lassie's Lady, by Alydar) added a black-type success when 6YO gelding Magic Marvo (Bite The Bullet-Day County, by County) grabbed victory by a long-neck in the $60,000 Listed Sir Edward Williams Handicap (1500m) at Eagle Farm. Magic Marvo (ridden by J.Taylor for trainer Rod Craig) defeated favoured 4YO gelding Benedetti (Second Empire-Seattle Gem, by Khozaam) & 4YO entire Spirit Of Tara (Song Of Tara-Gagoosh, by Marauding). Magic Marvo (passed-in for $10,000 as a yearling at the 2001 QBBS) now has 7 wins & 17 placings from 66 starts for $365,240 prize-money.