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Assign Wins Gr3 Neville Sellwood Stakes

Monday, 27th March 2017

At Rosehill Gardens in Sydney, deceased dual-Derby winning stallion & former Coolmore shuttler Montjeu (Sadler's Wells-Floripedes, by Top Ville) added a Group success when 6YO Irish-bred gelding Assign (Montjeu-Belesta, by Xaar) scored by 0.8 length for trainer Robert Hickmott in the $150,000 Gr3 Neville Sellwood Stakes (2000m) for 3YO+, over 6YO UK-bred gelding Astronomos (New Approach-Crimson Ribbon, by Lemon Drop Kid) & 4YO mare Single Gaze (Not a Single Doubt-Redaluca's Gaze, by Intergaze). Owned by Nick & Lloyd Williams, Assign improved his record to 6 wins (including the Gr2 Herbert Power Stakes & Listed MRC Mornington Cup Prelude) and 4 placings (including the Listed MRC Harry White Classic) from 17 starts for $606,014 earnings.

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