Karakabeel leads from the gate!

Jan 23, 2016

Impressive with a capital I" was the call from the race caller when Karakabeel scored a very easy win at his debut appearance on the Gold Coast. The regally bread colt is by Zabeel and is one of the last colts to race as the mighty sire has now passed away.

Karakabeel was ridden by Jackson Morris and lead the entire way from the outside gate. It was his first race start, first time on the Gold Coast track, he had top weight of 58.5 kl and was jumping from the outside.

There was a massive cheer from 200 supporters when he sped 4 lengths in front half way down the straight. Australasian Thoroughbreds sponsored the race day and all 200 attending the function backed him. "What a massive thrill for all of us", said Pam Bayles one of Karakabeels owners and co sponsor of the event.

Jackson Morris rode th first 3 winners for the day including one at $170 - 1.

Karakabeel will head to Doomben over 1600 m on February 13.