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October Date Wins Gr3 Chairman's Stakes
At Morphettville in South Australia, former Cornerstone Stud stallion Barely A Moment (Gilded Time-Lady Danna, by Danehill) added a Group success when 3YO gelding October Date (Barely a Moment-Miss Eclipse, by El Moxie) scored by 0.1-length for trainer Nick Smart in the $115,000 Gr3 Chairman's Stakes (2020m) for 3YOs, over 3YO colt Maysoor (Fastnet Rock-Cinq Rougue, by Red Ransom) & fellow 3YO gelding Chu Chu Charlie (Myboycharlie-Princess Phoebe, by King Of Kings). This was the first stakes victory for October Date who took his record to 3 wins and 1 placing from 6 starts for $139,630 earnings.