Anakie trainer Jeff Britton will be chasing his second Group 1 Fanta Bale Super Stayers (725m) title following True Detective’s brilliant front-running heat win at The Meadows tonight. Britton saluted with Star Recall in 2016.
As his racing moniker suggests, True Detective keeps ‘nailing’ his adversaries – and big reputations at that!
This time it was Sandown 715-metre track record holder Here’s Tears ($1.90F) – a younger brother of five-time G1 winner Tornado Tears – who was gallant but had every opportunity.
True Detective ($2.80) once again defied all attempts to run him down, eventually scoring by one and a quarter lengths over Read full article