It’s A Bird flies away with 2016 Group 1 Bold Trease

IT’S A Bird has scored her maiden triumph, taking out the (715m) on night at for trainer .

Starting from box one, the daughter of Hondo Black and It’s A was able to push through to soon after box rise and from that point onwards was never behind another runner, defeating the strong finishing Jaimandy Hatty (box six) by three and one quarter lengths on the line.

ran an honest race to finish third, but all honours were with the winner which clocked a 41.89 over the gruelling half-mile trip.

“She drew well, we had a bit of luck last week in the heat and got through and the two gave her a bit of room, pushed up, led and she was just too strong,” said an elated Wayne Vassallo after the race.

“Probably half way down the back I thought she is just going to keep kicking.

“She just kept battling away and they just couldn’t get to her.”

The fawn stayer (pictured winning her heat last week) has now won 17 of her 46 career starts, including her last three in a row, while Friday’s winner’s took her career earnings to a sizeable $133,864.

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