Monday, 11 June 2012
: Exciting Lonhro three-year-old Mental added to his reputation with a dominant win in the Listed Daybreak Lover Quality at Eagle Farm on Saturday.
The Peter Snowden-trained Mental
registered his second stakes success following his classy win in the G3 Fred Best Quality at Doomben on May 19.Mental
(Lonhro x Intrigues by Night Shift) has won six times from 10 starts and prize money of $355,060
The Darley homebred is out of the Night Shift mare Intrigues, a winning producer of three winners and a daughter of the noted Group winner and producer Shaybisc (Biscay).
Shaybisc is the dam of 11 winners including three stakes winners. Among them is Sashed (Sir Tristram), who produced the G1 winner Freemason (Grand Lodge) and is also the grand-dam of Lonhro's stakes winning daughter Serenissima.Mental
is bred on the same Lonhro/Night Shift (Northern Dancer) cross as G1 winner Beaded, G2 winner Parables, G3 winner Trim and Listed winner Dysphonia.Mental
is one of 33 stakes winners for Australia's reigning champion sire including this season's undefeated two-year-old champion Pierro.