Banger Fly's Home Late To Collect A Midweek Metro Prize

Jan 08, 2020

Jordan Child’s completion of the Ladbrokes Lakeside Sanddown's third event on the card was timed to perfection under a well-prepared Banger when taking out the Clanbrooke Racing benchmark 64/1200 m to defeat Carlingford from Sorority Lass in a big lift for the Widdison yard at metropolitan level.

4 year old bay or brown gelding (18-10-2015) Sire: Shrapnel Dam: Beautiful Sound (General Nediym) View Pedigree Report
Breeder: Kooringal Stud
Owners: Mrs K L Widdison, D P Mccormick, Mrs J Mccormick, M W Mccormick, Mrs M E Mccormick, C C Widdison, Mrs V M Sawatske & A S Lamont
Colours: Red, White Stripes, Black And White Hooped Sleeves

The Shrapnel commodity has been a touch out of luck on occasions lately but deserved the win here, after the latest run saw him held up near the 400m before coming from last to finish fifth of 12 at Wagga in a class 2 handicap on December 24 when beaten 3 1/2 lengths to Kathaire on that occasion.