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Street Hero Wins US Gr1 Norfolk Stakes
In the US, former Darley shuttler & Gr1 Dubai World Cup winner Street Cry (Machiavellian-Helen Street, by Troy) added a juvenile Gr1 triumph when his colt Street Hero (Street Cry-Squall Linda, by Summer Squall) scored a 0.75-lengths victory in the US$250,000 Gr1 Norfolk Breeders' Cup Stakes (8.5 furlongs on all-weather) for 2YOs at Santa Anita in California. Street Hero (ridden by Alex Solis for trainer-owner-breeder Myung Kwon Cho) defeated Gr1-winning colt Midshipman (Unbridled's Song-Fleet Lady, by Avenue Of Flags) & fellow colt Believe In Hope (Thunder Gulch-Hope Rises, by Mr Greeley). At his previous start, Street Hero finished 3rd in the Gr1 Del Mar Futurity (7 furlongs on all-weather) on September 3; overall he now has 1 win & 4 placings from 5 starts for US$206,360 earnings.