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Candelara Wins Gr3 Adrian Knox Stakes
At Royal Randwick in Sydney, Glenlogan Park sire Real Saga (Tale Of The Cat-Windy Kate, by Air Express) added a Group success when 3YO filly Candelara (Real Saga-Jadana, by Jade Hunter) scored by 2.3-lengths for trainer Bjorn Baker in the $200,000 Gr3 Adrian Knox Stakes (2000m) for 3YO fillies, over fellow fillies Rustic Melody (Snitzel-Laurinel Argie, by Palace Music) & Maastricht (Mastercraftsman-Cat Shmea, by Felix the Cat). This was the first stakes victory for Candelara who took her record to 2 wins and 4 placings from 14 starts for $202,285 earnings. Candelara was purchased for $31,000 by K Papanicolaou at the 2013 Inglis Classic Yearling Sale from the draft of Carramar Park.