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Moment Of Change Wins Gr1 Futurity Stakes

Monday, 24th February 2014

At Caulfield, Cornerstone Stud stallion Barely A Moment (Gilded Time-Lady Danna, by Danehill) celebrated a Gr1 success when 5YO gelding Moment Of Change (Barely a Moment-Europium, by Metal Storm) scored by 0.4-length for trainer Peter Moody in the $500,000 Gr1 Futurity Stakes (1400m) for 3YO+, over 6YO gelding Sertorius (Galileo-Pretty Penny, by Encosta de Lago) and 8YO gelding Pinwheel (Lonhro-Quilt, by Danehill). Moment Of Change took his record to 7 wins (including the last-start Gr1 CF Orr Stakes, Gr1 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes & Listed Show County Handicap) & 9 placings (including the Gr1 Lightning Stakes, Gr1 Newmarket Handicap, Gr1 Winterbottom Stakes, Gr1 VRC Sprint Classic, Gr2 Australia Stakes, Gr2 Royal Sovereign Stakes & Gr2 Hobartville Stakes) from 21 starts for $1,570,238 earnings. Moment Of Change was knocked down to Slade Bloodstock for $50,000 at the 2010 Magic Millions Perth Yearling Sale from the draft of Sovereign Thoroughbreds.

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