BLACK OPAL BOOKINGS BENCHMARK 65 HANDICAP Results

BLACK OPAL BOOKINGS BENCHMARK 65 HANDICAP 2019

The 2019 2019 $19,800 BLACK OPAL BOOKINGS BENCHMARK 65 HANDICAP winner is Te Ata. Trained by Matthew Dale, Te Ata finished ahead of Trumbo in second with Smiling At Shadows third and Pink Moscato fourth in the 2019 $19,800 BLACK OPAL BOOKINGS BENCHMARK 65 HANDICAP results at Canberra on Friday 18th January 2019.

4 year old mare Te Ata, by I Am Invincible out of Chickasaw (NZ), jumped from barrier 7 in the 7 horse BLACK OPAL BOOKINGS BENCHMARK 65 HANDICAP field and won the 1400m race in a time of 1:24.20 with jockey Mitchell Bell. Te Ata's starting price was $3.90.

The Mick Miladinovic trained Trumbo, a 5 year old gelding by California Dane out of Cannshe, jumped from barrier 6 with jockey Billy Owen and finished second 0.26 lengths behind the winner.

8 year old gelding Smiling At Shadows (Dane Shadow out of Letter Loose) finished third by 1.25 lengths after starting from barrier 3 and was ridden by Aaron Sweeney and trained by Barbara Joseph.

BLACK OPAL BOOKINGS BENCHMARK 65 HANDICAP First Four Results
1st:
Te Ata (7)
Winning Time:
1:24.20
2nd:
Trumbo (6)
Margin:
0.26 L
3rd:
Smiling At Shadows (3)
Margin:
1.25 L
4th:
Pink Moscato (5)
Margin:
2.06 L
Date: 18/1/2019 Track Rating: Soft (5)
Starters: 7 Distance: 1400m
Start Time: 13:10 Entry Conditions: BM65, Hcp
Surface: Turf Direction: Clockwise
BLACK OPAL BOOKINGS BENCHMARK 65 HANDICAP Finishing Order
Finish Silk No. Horse (Barrier) Jockey Trainer
1 Mitchell Bell 8 Te Ata (7) Mitchell Bell Matthew Dale 2 Billy Owen 3 Trumbo (6) Billy Owen Mick Miladinovic 3 Aaron Sweeney 10 Smiling At Shadows (3) Aaron Sweeney Barbara Joseph, Paul & Matt Jones 4 Josh Richards 9 Pink Moscato (5) Josh Richards Rob Potter 5 Patrick Scorse 6 Boys Day Out (4) Patrick Scorse Gratz Vella 6 Blaike McDougall 2 Croix de Vie (1) Blaike McDougall Barbara Joseph, Paul & Matt Jones 7 Adrian Layt 4 The Overdraft (2) Adrian Layt Daniel Nickson SCR 7 Hurry Up Harry (0) Kevin Hanley SCR 5 Supreme Lad (0) Kerri Kulic SCR Josh Adams 1 Chilcotin (0) Josh Adams Dar Lunn