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New Stakes-Winner for Giant’s Causeway

The $100,000 Laurel Turf Cup was won narrowly by tough stayer St Albans Boy (5g Giant’s Causeway x Rose Diamond, by Diamond Shoal). Trained by Kelly Rubley, St Albans Boy di best in a thrilling finish to the mile and a half turf staying test, claiming a nose win. With four wins from 20 starts and prizemoney topping $236,000, St Albans Boy is a half-brother to stakes-winners Summer Patriot and Flawless Treasure from good producer Rose Diamond.

St Albans Boy is the 158th stakes-winner worldwide for champion sire Giant’s Causeway.