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Balf's Choice Wins Listed Balaklava Cup
At Balaklava racecourse in South Australia, Woodside Park's Gr2-winning stallion Written Tycoon (Iglesias-Party Miss, by Kenmare) added a black-type success when consistent 5YO brown gelding Balf's Choice (Written Tycoon-Not Jude's Choice, by Celtic Swing) broke through for his maiden stakes victory in the $100,000 Listed Balaklava Cup (1600m) for 3YO+, defeating Brown Ben & Jim's Journey. Purchased for $20,000 by his trainer Ryan Balfour at the 2014 Magic Millions Adelaide Yearling Sale, Balf's Choice improved his record to 7 wins and 6 placings from 23 starts for $228,580 in earnings.