Daughter Emulates Her Dam With Cup Day Success

Walk With Attitude followed her mother's footsteps when she won the $150,000 Lexus Hybrid Plate today at Flemington.

The 1400-metre event was the race that Walk With Attitude's dam, Hillfa, won in 2005.

Walk With Attitude is raced by Gerry Ryan, part-owner of Americain, and the three-year-old's trainer Darren Weir said it was a great result for the daughter of Hussonet.

"It's a great result for the family and we get a bit of Black Type for her," Weir said.

"It's terrific for everyone involved and Gerry (Ryan) has been a supporter of the stable for a long time so it's nice to win a race for him on Cup Day."

Walk With Attitude finished strongest in a race that got willing over the concluding stages to register her maiden Black Type success

Story by Brad Bishop, courtesy of http://www.racingvictoria.com.au

Latest News Stories

News Archive

Kings Will Dream Highlights a Saturday Treble

European import Kings Will Dream (above) has kept his outstanding first Australian campaign intact when he made it three from three with yet another u...

Read More

Tasmanian Derby Quinella

The stands erupted down in Hobart on Friday evening as a big group of Civil Disobedience’s owners followed him across the Bass Strait to Tasmania and ...

Read More

Cliff Edges Them Out

Cliff’s Edge began his Autumn charge in winning fashion with a terrific first-up performance that saw him secure the $150,000 Group 3 Manfred Stakes a...

Read More