Takara Truffle wins in style as Newcastle drivers' race heats up

Takara Truffle booked a shot at the group 3 Baby Bling Stakes as Mark Callaghan edged ahead in the Newcastle drivers’ premiership with a treble on Saturday night.

Takara Truffle and Aaron Goadsby

Takara Truffle and Aaron Goadsby

Singleton trainer Aaron Goadsby put Takara Truffle on trial at Menangle and she responded with a 9.6-metre win in 1:53.1 at $1.20. At Newcastle, Callaghan won on Elect To Go, Blackjack Shannon and Yourblueyescrying to go one up on Brad Elder, who won with First Fleeter and Ashark, in the drivers’ title. 

At Albion Park, Michael and Kirsty Formosa’s stable star Ultimate Art won in 1.51.7.

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