More Strawberries Wins 2010 Tea Rose Stakes

September 20th, 2010

On Saturday the Gai Waterhouse-trained More Strawberries held off a gallant challenge from fellow filly Parables to score victory in the $175,000 Group 2 Tea Rose Stakes (1500m) at Rosehill.

More Than Ready filly More Strawberries was coming off her maiden victory in the Furious Stakes and scored a second career win in the 2010 Tea Rose Stakes.

Ridden by Jim Cassidy, More Strawberries ($3.10) went to the front of the field early and had the fitness, speed and ability to lead-all-the-way and beat the Peter Snowden-trained Parables ($2F) by a neck with Ambers Waltz ($11) a well beaten third over four lengths further away.

More Strawberries will next head towards the Group 1 Thousand Guineas on October 13, for which she is now the equal $5 favourite with Divorces at Sportsbet.

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2010 Rydges Parramatta Tea Rose Stakes Results

Finish Pos. Horse Rider SP
1 MORE STRAWBERRIES Jim Cassidy $3.10
2 PARABLES Corey Brown $2F
3 AMBERS WALTZ Peter Robl $11
4 GYBE Tim Clark $9
5 SLOW THE FLOW Glyn Schofield $21
6 FIBRILLATION Tye Angland $21
7 ELIMBARI Daniel Ganderton $26
8 MORE THAN WORDS Mathew Cahill $201
9 QUADRELLA GIRL Jay Ford $301