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Man Booker Wins Gr2 WA Guineas

Monday, 23rd November 2015

At Ascot in West Australia, deceased Yarradale Stud stallion Discorsi (Galileo-Express a Smile, by Success Express) added a Group success when 3YO gelding Man Booker (Discorsi-Morine, by Danetime) scored by 0.2-length for trainer Daniel Morton in the $500,000 Gr2 WA Guineas (1600m) for 3YOs, over 3YO filly Spirit Bird (Savabeel-Press Leak, by Rock of Gibraltar) & fellow 3YO gelding The Cobbla (Danehill Express-Rivotion, by Rivotious). This was the first stakes victory for Man Booker who took his record to 4 wins and 1 placing from 7 starts for $482,600 earnings. Man Booker was a $25,000 purchase by his trainer Daniel Morton at the 2014 Magic Millions Perth Winter Yearling Sale from the draft of Korilya Stud.

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