No Proof Needed bounced back again from a occupation-threatening harm to give the Patinack Farm operation a gratifying triumph in Saturday’s Team A few Southern Cross Stakes at Rosehill.
Ridden by Singapore-dependent superstar Joao Moreira, No Proof Needed ($ nine) scooted alongside the fence right after box-seating to just take out the 1200m contest by 1-one/two-lengths above Neeson ($ 5) with a quick-head to dual Team One winner Key Admirer ($ four.eighty).
It was No Evidence Needed’s initial start off given that becoming injured in Might very last 12 months and trainer John Thompson labelled the comeback win as a wonderful end result.
“She was in Queensland final 12 months and finished fourth to Black Caviar (in the BTC Cup). Then really going into her following run she went amiss,” Thompson explained.
“She chipped a joint rather badly and had about six months off.”
Thompson, who is the head coach for Nathan Tinkler’s Patinack operation, said there have been definite feelings of retiring No Proof Essential who won the Group Two Let’s Elope Stakes in 2010 and was second in the Group One particular Schweppes Stakes and Rupert Clarke Stakes the same year.
“We did feel about retiring her but she’s one particular of our favourites and is just a actual racehorse,” Thompson mentioned.
No Evidence Essential is getting aimed at the Team 1 Coolmore Basic at Rosehill.
Moreira jetted in from Singapore immediately after competing there on Friday night time and still left to return straight after the Apollo Stakes as he has to journey in Singapore once more on Sunday afternoon.
The jockey’s victory on No Evidence Required arrived following seconds on both Potions and Maules Creek earlier in the day.
“Ahead of the races I was talking with John Thompson and said I arrived from Singapore and failed to have much luck more than there last night,” Moreira mentioned.
“I mentioned to him I’m very hungry and looking for winners. Thankfully we obtained some excellent placings and a winner so I am just so content for them.”
Neeson has never ever won in 6 1st-up attempts and following using up the operating he fought on properly in a pleasing return.
“It was his best first-up operate so it appears like he is in for a quite excellent planning,” jockey Peter Robl said.
Brenton Avdulla declared Top secret Admirer was on target for her Group 1 autumn missions right after working on effectively for 3rd with 59.5kg on her back.
“She ran tremendous and I am searching ahead to getting additional into the preparing with her,” Avdulla explained.