Owner of the Week
Double at the Vaal for Mario Ferreira
RA Member Mario Ferreira enjoyed at double at Vaal Racecourse on 20 August winning the 6th and 7th races on the card.
Five year old gelding Wishful Heart produced his third career win in a MR80 Handicap (Open) over 1000 metres. He was bred by Mr and Mrs Rob Pickering T/A Middlefield Stud – Carpocrates (USA) – Linsumi by Lenney Head (USA).
This was followed up by a win with three year old filly A Million Dreams in a FM64 Handicap over 1000 metres. She was bred by Ken Truter – Jay Peg – Favourite Island by Lizard Island (Aus). The winners were trained by Louis Goosen and ridden by Striker Strydom.