20170708 – Cannington Saturday

ART NOVEAU (Barcia Bale- Zelemar Fever) was able to lead throughout in the final of the Paradise Street Trophy defeating Ashton Monelli, turning the tables from her heat where she finished second behind him. The Chris Halse (pictured)trained bitch has shown her liking to the middle distance 600 metres at Cannington winning 4 times from 6 attempts over the trip. The black bitch has now won 10 times from 23 career starts. Pictured : Art Noveau

WILL KEEPING (Barcia Bale- Beth Keeping) showed speed for his new trainer Jamie Marsh from box 4 and put up a handy break going into the back straight before winning by 3/4 length over Jaycee in 30.46. Marsh took over the training duties from former trainer and owner Terry Erenshaw in mid June and was having just his 3rd start for his new kennel. The win was the blue dogs first since February.

EQUANIMITY (Barcia Bale- She’s Historic) bounced back into the winners circle after leading from box 1. The Gr 1 Perth Cup winner has amassed more than $213,000 in stakes plus close to $40,000 in Westchase bonuses being WA bred. The blue dog won by 2 1/4 lengths over former Victorian chaser who like Equanimity is trained by Enzo Crudeli.

TEDDY MONELLI (Mogambo- Jackie Bale) proved her class above the other WA stayers with a dominant all the victory over the 715 metres. The David Hobby trained black dog recently returned from a stint on the East Coast where he made numerous Gr 1 Finals in distance races against the likes of champion chaser Fanta Bale. Teddy Monelli has now won 20 times from 41 career starts.