Callow Guides Persuader To Sandown Win

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Trainer has credited 's ride in helping deliver a stakes win for filly Persuader in the at .

Persuader's upset win brought up an early winning double for the Price stable at Saturday's meeting after two-year-old filly Steal My Kisses took out the Listed on debut in the day's opening race.

Persuader ($31) jumped from barrier two in the 1400m Listed race for three-year-old fillies and Callow was able to save ground on the rail behind the leaders before a gap appeared in the home straight.

Persuader was able to take and sprinted to a one-length win over Eawase ($16), with another short half-head to ($9.50).

“It was very good, especially to win a Listed race,” Price said.

“I think the ride wins the race.

“Drawn (barrier) two, (Callow) never spent a penny and got out at the right time.”

Persuader was bought for $360,000 as a yearling and took her record to two wins from eight starts, with her other victory coming two starts ago in a maiden.

Price said he would likely aim the filly towards the autumn.

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