Proficient mare Sylvia’s Mom has dealt with a step up in distance at Flemington with aplomb to say the second straight stakes win of her preparation.
Sylvia’s Mom stepped as much as 1400m for the primary time in Saturday’s Group Three Frances Tressady Stakes for fillies and mares and the $2.40 favorite received the job performed by an extended neck to arrange a possible crack at a Group One race in Sydney.
Skilled by Michael, Wayne and John Hawkes, Sylvia’s Mom started this marketing campaign together with her first stakes victory within the Group Three Bellmaine Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield on February 8.
Her victory on Saturday took her total document to seven wins from 11 begins.
“We thought if she ran out a powerful 1400 metres, which she did, she would win,” Wayne Hawkes stated.
“She’s a fairly good mare.
“She desires to win and she or he tries actually laborious.”
Syliva’s Mom settled three horses again on the rail and jockey Dwayne Dunn needed to edge his means out into clear working early within the dwelling straight earlier than the four-year-old mare overhauled eventual runner-up Mamzelle Tess.
Fidelia ran on for third, one other half-length away.
Hawkes stated the Group One Coolmore Basic for fillies and mares over 1500m at Rosehill in two weeks was definitely an possibility for Slyvia’s Mom’s subsequent look.
“There’s these kinds of races,” he stated.
“They will not be simple to win and you have to carry on enhancing. However she’s a winner.”
Dunn believes Sylvia’s Mom will deal with one other slight step up in distance with added health on her aspect.