Ista Kareem wins at Moonee Valley

Apr 02, 2009

Monday, 30 March 2009: Colin is considering a Sydney Cup start for Ista Kareem following his thrashing of lesser rivals at Moonee Valley on Friday night.

The rising nine-year-old ran over 3000m at Moonee Valley last Friday and after racing at the tail throughout circled the field and careered away with an effortless six length win.

The win followed his Launceston Cup placing, when beaten a length, behind subsequent Adelaide Cup winner Zavite, then a close-up second, beaten a neck, in the Roy Higgins Quality behind another Sydney Cup aspirant Renewable.

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