Brazilian bred Butterfield heading to the HK Derby

He was known as Halston when in Brazil and had 2 G1s to his name there.

Now called Butterfield and with Charlie Shum, the son of Setembro Chove out of a Danehill dam is heading for the Derby.  On Sunday in the Azalea Class 2 he was given a positive ride by Grant van Niekerk which saw them out stay Colombus County and High Rev got third in front of Super Oasis.

Moreira rode a 4-timer again on Saturday.

The races are continuing under the restrictions imposed by the HKJC in the face of the Corona Virus.


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