Daily News Archive
Daily News Subscription
Real Love Wins Gr3 Premier's Cup
At Doomben in Brisbane, LP Stallions & Lauriston Park's triple Gr1-winning stallion Desert King (Danehill-Sabaah, by Nureyev) added a Group success when 5YO mare Real Love (Desert King-Flaming Heart, by Salieri) scored by 1-length for trainer Darren Weir in the $125,000 Gr3 Premier's Cup (2200m) for 3YO+, over 5YO entire Puccini (Encosta de Lago-Miss Opera, by Paris Opera) & 6YO gelding Benzini (Tale of the Cat-Paris Perfume, by Kurofune). A homebred for prominent WA owner-breeders Bob & Sandra Peters, Real Love improved her record to 9 wins (including the Gr2 Perth Cup, Gr3 JRA Cup, Gr3 Asian Beau Stakes, Gr3 Queen's Cup & Listed St Leger) & 11 placings (including the Gr2 Perth Cup, Gr2 Western Australian Derby, Gr3 Western Australian Oaks, Listed Torney Night Cup, Listed Carbine Club of WA Stakes & Listed Natasha Stakes) from 27 starts for $1,140,410 earnings.