167 for Deep Impact
The late Deep Impact (Sunday Silence) sired his 167th individual stakes winner when his daughter Magic Castle (4 f ex So Magic by Symboli Kris S) landed the Aichi Hai (Gr 3, 2000m) at Chukyo yesterday. The Sakae Kunieda-trained four-year-old, who was taking a drop in grade having finished second behind Daring Tact (Epiphaneia) in the Kyoto Shuka Sho (Gr 1, 2000m) on her most recent start, beat Rambling Alley (Deep Impact) by a neck. Uranus Charm (Rulership) was another three lengths away in third. Magic Castle was winning for the second time in nine starts having also finished in the frame on four occasions.