Promising start for Leopardo

Leopardo, the grey colt by Cairo Prince out of the Ghostzapper mare Shovalla, responded well under P J McDonald to win his first outing by three lengths at Newcastle on October 2. Hussain Lootah’s colt dwelt jumping out of the stalls but quickly got into the race. Two from home, PJ got to work to take take the lead a furlong from the post. With about half a furlong to go, Leopardo pulled away to win on his debut.

Picture: Leopardo under Russ Kennemore