Wednesday's Stakes Winners Summary

Swiss Ace, Savabeel, Pierro, Magnus and Don Eduardo were represented by Stakes Winners on Wednesday.

SWISS ACE. Picture: Westbury Stud

Swiss Ace - Westbury Stud stallion Swiss Ace (Secret Savings) was represented by his first Group 1 winner when Julius won the Sistema Railway (Gr 1, 1200m) at Ellerslie. He has 2 lots catalogued for the forthcoming New Zealand Bloodstock Karaka - Book 1. Meanwhile Swiss Ace's barnmate Redwood (High Chaparral) sired his sixth stakes winner at the same meeting when his son Platinum Invador won the City Of Auckland Cup (Gr 3, 2400m). 

Savabeel - Waikato Stud-based champion sire Savabeel (Zabeel) was represented by his 95th stakes winner on Wednesday when his 4-year-old son Prise De Fer won the Rich Hill Mile (Gr 2, 1600m) at Ellerslie. Savabeel has just over 70 lots catalogued for Karaka Book 1. 

Pierro - 3-year-old gelding Dragon Leap became the 21st stakes winner for Coolmor's Pierro (Lohnro) when he won Wednesday's Auckland Guineas (Gr 2, 1600m) at Ellerslie. Pierro, who stood for a fee of $88,000 (inc GST) last year, has 25 lots catalogued for next week's Magic Millions Gold Coast Yearling Sale.

Magnus - The Sun Stud-based sire Magnus (Flying Spur) sired his 21st stakes winner when his 4-year-old gelded son Halvorsen won the Standish Handicap (Gr 3, 1200m) at Flemington. Magnus' progeny are headed by the Group 1 winners Malaguerra and Magnifisio and he has 5 lots catalogued for the forthcoming Inglis Melbourne Premier Yearling Sale. 

Don Eduardo - The Gooree Park-based stallion Don Eduardo (Zabeel) sired his 12h individual stakes winner on Wednesday when his 7-year-old gelded son El Don landed the Bagot Handicap (Listed, 2800m) at Flemington. 

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