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Aust-Bred 2YO Colt Wins South Africa Black-Type

Monday, 11th April 2011

In South Africa, Vinery Stud shuttler More Than Ready (Southern Halo-Woodman's Girl, by Woodman) added a juvenile black-type success (& 83rd individual stakes-winner world-wide) when Australian-bred colt Gimmethegreenlight (More Than Ready-Yes She Can Cancan, by Canny Lad) scored a half-length victory in the R100,000 (A$14,300) Listed Betting World Summerset (1200m) for 2YOs at Kenilworth. Gimmethegreenlight (ridden by Felix Coetzee for trainer Justin Snaith) defeated fellow colts Depardieu (Dupont-Diva, by Trigger Finger) & Variety Club (Var-La Massine, by Secret Prospector). Gimmethegreenlight (a $155,000 weanling at the 2009 Magic Millions National Sale) took his record to 3 wins from 3 stats for R153,110 (A$22,000) earnings.

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