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Peron Wins Listed Gai Waterhouse Classic
Also at Ipswich, unbeaten classic-winning Patinack Farm stallion Husson (Hussonet-Villa Elisa, by Roy) added a black-type success when 3YO filly Peron (Husson-Faster Pussycat, by Flying Spur) scored by 2-lengths for trainer John Thompson in the $100,000 Listed Gai Waterhouse Classic (1350m) for 3YO+ f&m, over 5YO mare Skating on Ice (Bradbury's Luck-Elite Warrior, by Brave Warrior) & fellow 3YO filly Doubtfilly (Not A Single Doubt-Aussie Enchantee, by Alhaarth). Sold by Widden Stud at the Magic Millions Gold Coast Yearling Sale for $80,000, Peron took her record to 6 wins & 1 placing from 7 starts for $158,550 earnings. Peron is a half sister to last year's winner Gai's Choice (by General Nediym).