Royal Ascot heroine Onassis received again on the successful path with victory within the tote/British EBF October Fillies’ Stakes at Goodwood.
The Charlie Fellowes-trained three-year-old landed the Sandringham Stakes on the summer time showpiece assembly in June, earlier than happening to bag a Listed prize in France the next month.
Returning to Listed class following a fourth-placed end within the Group Three Sceptre Stakes at Doncaster, Onassis was a 9-2 likelihood within the fingers of normal accomplice Hayley Turner and got here dwelling to good impact to beat 7-2 favorite With Thanks by half a size.
Helvezia was better of the remainder in third.
Fellowes mentioned: “I’m delighted together with her. She’s so powerful and really proficient.
“I believed she was unfortunate at Doncaster final time as she was on the unsuitable aspect of the observe and needed to do numerous work on her personal with out having something to take her into the race.
“The race has labored out effectively, with Cloak Of Spirits (fifth) popping out and ending third in a Group One (Sun Chariot), so we had been assured of a giant run right this moment, though you by no means understand how they will deal with this kind of floor.
“I do know she received on mushy floor at Ascot, but it surely was a special kettle of fish right this moment.
“She’s off to the breeding shed subsequent 12 months, so we’ll have a look at what choices we’ve between from time to time. Now she’s proven she goes on heavy floor, that opens a number of extra doorways.
“She’s price quite a bit cash now and I’m delighted for her house owners. I’m extremely grateful that they despatched her to me and fortunately she has repaid them – she would not owe us something.”
Fellowes made it a fast double as Amarillo Star (16-1) got here dwelling effectively away from his rivals within the tote.co.uk Home Of The Placepot Handicap beneath Stevie Donohoe.