The Dapiran family is making a habit of upsetting more fancied rivals at Wentworth Park, with Zipping Rory recording a 41.75 victory in heat one of the Bohemia Crystal Sydney Cup (720m) at Wentworth Park.
Saturday’s (October 4) Group 3 qualifiers, saw Bethany Dapiran’s stayer just smartly and lead from boxes to the finish line, beating the more fancied types of Sweet It Is, Dusty Moonshine and Space Star.
Race favourite Sweet It Is rattled home from last position to finish in second, while Dusty Moonshine finished in third ahead of My Asuncion and Space Star.
In heat two it was in form Rough Cut Diamond which claimed winning honours in 41.90. Scoring by 3 ½ lengths over Mr Corsair, Zipping Maggie and Paddles Anderson, Ruff Cut Diamond will start from box two in next week’s $25,000 to the winner final.
Box draw for the 2014 Group 3 Bohemia Crystal Sydney Cup is: