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Tuscan Sling Wins Gr3 Bellmaine Stakes
At Caulfield in Melbourne, former Coolmore shuttler Danehill Dancer (Danehill-Mira Adonde, by Sharpen Up) added a Group success when 5YO mare Tuscan Sling (Danehill Dancer-Firenza, by Kenny's Best Pal) scored by 0.5-length for trainer Darren Weir in the $150,000 Gr3 Bellmaine Stakes (1200m) for 4YO+ mares, over 4YO mare Azkadellia (Shinko King-Raving, by Centaine) & fellow 5YO mare Choose (Starcraft-Choices Are, by Redoute's Choice). Tuscan Sling took her record to 6 wins (including the Listed MRC Christmas Stakes) and 4 placings from 11 starts for $302,050 earnings.