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Verglas Adds Irish Black-Type

Monday, 9th August 2010

Former West Australian Alwyn Park Stud shuttler Verglas (Highest Honor-Rahaam, by Secreto) added an Irish juvenile black-type success when gelded son Snow Watch (Verglas-Pitrizza, by Machiavellian) scored a 2.5-lengths victory in the €50,000 (A$72,000) Listed Hurricane Run Stakes (7.5 furlongs) for 2YOs at Tipperary. Snow Watch (ridden by Declan McDonogh for trainer Kevin Prendergast) defeated the colts Triple Eight (Royal Applause-Hidden Charm, by Big Shuffle) & favourite Jackaroo (Galileo-Ardbrae Lady, by Overbury). Snow Watch was a €26,000 (A$37,000) weanling at the 2008 Goffs November Sale & later a €75,000 (A$108,000) yearling at the 2009 Goffs Million Sale. Overall he now has 2 wins from 3 starts for €44,575 (A$64,000) earnings.

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