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Griante Wins Gr1 Galaxy

Monday, 21st March 2016

At Rosehill Gardens in Sydney, Cornerstone Stud's Gr1 winning shuttler Good Journey (Nureyev-Chimes of Freedom, by Private Account) celebrated an elite success when 5YO mare Griante (Good Journey-Grand Strategy, by Strategic) scored by 0.8-length for trainer David Brideoake in the $700,000 Gr1 Galaxy (1100m) for 3YO+, over 6YO gelding Shiraz (Zariz-Moville Slipper, by Moville Dancer) & 5YO gelding Dothraki (Mossman-Volantis, by Flying Spur). This was the first top-flight victory for Griante who took her record to 7 wins (including the Gr3 Wenona Girl Handicap & Gr3 Sportingbet Series Final) and 8 placings (including the Gr1 MVRC William Reid Stakes) from 27 starts for $1,069,175 earnings.


Griante (image: Steve Hart)
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