Australian Thoroughbred Directory.com.au


A-Z of Australian Horse Racing and Breeding.

18/11/2019 Brazen Beau’s bold spring continues with Pretty Brazen’s G2 Sandown Guineas win


The promise shown by Pretty Brazen throughout her career had a Stakes-race reward when the filly won Saturday’s G2 Sandown Guineas, becoming her sire Brazen Beau’s sixth Stakes winner and continuing his lead on the second-season sires table this season ahead of Rubick and Deep Field.

Given a perfect run on the fence behind the leader, Pretty Brazen surged through on the inside at the 200m and held on bravely to score by a long-head from Conqueror with a further short-head to Heart Of Puissance.

A $700,000 purchase at the 2018 Inglis Easter Sale by her trainer Tony McEvoy, Pretty Brazen had always shown ability, winning three of her nine starts.

Her Guineas win provided proof of McEvoy’s sale-ring assessment with the filly now due to be rested over the summer.

Pretty Brazen, who is from the family of the G1 Golden Slipper winner Tontonan, also continued a successful spring for her sire, becoming his fourth Stakes winner since 1 August.

Brazen Beau stood his most recent southern hemisphere season at Northwood Park, Victoria at a service fee of $49,500.

 For Best Odds Get your Ladbrokes betting account

LADBROKES ODDS BOOST™

Makes great odds, even better!

Odds Boost™ makes it obvious that if you’re having a bet, it should be at Ladbrokes, with the best odds possible.

LADBROKES FAVOURITE VS FIELD

Take on the favourite with the field!

If you think the favourite looks vulnerable increase your chance of beating them by backing the whole field. At ladbrokes.com.au you can now do this in one simple bet.

  • Get the entire field against the Favourite
  • Available on Thoroughbred, Harness and Greyhound racing!

Get your Ladbrokes betting account.