Spain guides Masculino to Caulfield win

SpainguidesMasculinotoCaulfieldwin

June30,20182:00pm。

byAAP

ApprenticeZacSpainhasmaintainedaperfectrecordonMasculinoafterpartneringthethree-year-oldgeldingtoaconvincingwinatCaulfield。

SpainrodetheMickPrice-trainedMasculinoforthefirsttimeatFlemingtononJune9forawinover2000mandretainedtherideforSaturdaysKenoHeadsOrTailsHandicapoverthesamedistance。

TheapprenticeallowedMasculinotostrideforwardafterabout400mofSaturdaysracetositjustoffleaderUnderOathinsecondbeforethe$2。

60favouritetookoverearlyinthestraight。

Masculinostrodeclearoverthefinal200mtobeatUnderOath($8。

50)bythreelengthswithanother2-1/4-lengthstoJeddahAheadah($18)third。

SpainhasonlyrecentlytransferredtothePricestableonloanandwasdelightedtopartnerMasculinotoanothervictory。

Itwashissecondtimeoverthe2000metresandhewasfitandreadytogotoday,Spainsaid。

Heputthefieldawayreallygoodandisracinginterrificform。

PricesstablerepresentativeMickNolanpraisedSpainforhisride。