A Star on the Rise

By September 2, 2017Latest News

The Lindsey Smith trained three year old Epic Grey put back to back wins together at Belmont within the week with a dominant victory today.  Dropping back to 1000m, the imposing grey jumped smartly although settled nicely just behind the speed and then entering the straight the rail opened up and he burst through to win with ease in what was the fastest final 600m of the day.  The win took his record to 3 wins and 2 seconds from 5 starts and $105,000 in earnings.  Lindsey Smith said following the race that his promising charge would go to the paddock for a month before being targeted at the carnival later in the year.  Epic Grey is by the imported American stallion Wicked Style and is the first foal of the Break The Vault mare Embellish and was purchased by Boomer at the 2016 Magic Millions Qtis Yearling Sale for $67,500 from Oakland Stud.