ZENNISTA wins the AG Challenge Stakes
Favourite ZANNISTA took out the Listed A G Challenge Stakes in style at Wanganui on Saturday.
Ridden by Darryl Bradley she settled midfield in the early rush and made her move from the 800 meters with only three runners behind her, going around the field stylishly from the 600 she went on to win well from a fast finishing REMEMBA HOWE only a 1/2 length away in second and a determined KASUMI a further 1/2 a length back in third.
ZANNISTA is a 4 year old mare by ZENNO ROB ROY - ZANISTA, she is trained at Awapuni by Lisa Latta. She is the now the winner of 5 races and 10 placings from 19 starts.
Lisa Latta, " She'll go for the Opunake Cup and then the Winter Cup at Riccarton, that will allow me to sit back on her a bit until the end of the month. "
Darryl Bradley has ridden her in all her starts, the pair easily took out the Listed Rangitikei Gold Cup in their previous outing. " That was even easier and she just jogged it, she's got to be one of the best mares I've ridden. She was raring to go all the way,"