Leading Perth owner Bob Peters has purchased another promising filly out of New Zealand.
The Lisa Latta-trained Showmeyamoneyhoney has found a new home across the Tasman and the Nullabor after finishing second in the LR Karaka Million (1200m) at Ellerslie on January 24.
Showmeyamoneyhoney (2f Showcasing – Pretty Ready by More Than Ready) was also runner-up in the G3 Eclipse Stakes at Ellerslie on New Year’s Day. Still eligible for a maiden, she initially cost $31,000 at the 2015 NZB Select yearling sale and is from a half-sister to the dam of 2014 G1 Australian Oaks winner Rising Romance (Ekraar).
Unbeaten Kiwi three year-old Presentatie is another Showcasing filly targeted by Peters. She won on debut by 5 lengths at Timaru in October and followed with a 4 length victory at Wingatui on Boxing Day for
Presentatie cost South Island trainers Daniel Champion and Kezia Murphy just $3,000 at the 2014 NZB Select yearling sale.
Peters had purchased leading three year-old Dezzies Dream following her third placing in the G1 NZ 1000 Guineas in November. The Coats Choice filly had won three races for Invercargill trainer Sabin Kirkland and All Blacks coach Steve Hansen before transferring to trainer Adam Durrant in WA.