Group Double for Toronado
Tara Madgwick – Saturday October 2
Swettenham Stud’s Toronado (IRE) had a hot half hour with brilliant sprinter Masked Crusader confirming his Everest aspirations with a power packed win in the Group II ATC Premiere Stakes at Randwick and then quality mare Still a Star took out the Group II VRC Rose of Kingston Stakes (1600m) at Flemington.
Masked Crusader is still on the improve according to Tommy Berry – image Steve Hart.
Well turned out by Team Hawkes, Masked Crusader produced his customary late finishing charge to score a long neck win over Standout taking his overall record to seven wins and four placings from 15 starts with prizemoney of $1.4million.
Originally published in Breednet: https://www.breednet.com.au/news/15344/group-double-for-toronado