12yo Isorich salutes early profession 145

Not all horses can scale the heights of Group 1, however few depart a legacy on the monitor like that of the 12-year-old warhorse Isorich.

The Wayne Seelin-trained galloper has aged like a positive wine and added to his exceptional residence run document at Wyong on Thursday.

Isorich notched his sixteenth profession win, half of which got here at his residence circuit, by hailing as a $71 outsider beginning 145 within the BM68 Handicap (1200m).

The end result comes 3143 days after his first victory in the identical venue.

Isorich began his profession in October 2013 and gained for the primary time in Wyong on April 17, 2014.

Heading into Thursday, the gelding had not gained since March 9, 2021, inserting simply twice in his subsequent 16 begins, batting simply three runners residence in his final three races.

He has now had 20 begins at Wyong for eight wins and 5 finishes.

That mattered little when it completed finest beneath the urging of apprentice Ellen Hennessy to shoot Cassy’s sister within the closing phases.

This would be the last season of Isorich’s storied profession, which has included a number of metropolis wins and a pair of cashes on the road.

Isorich nonetheless has an extended strategy to go to catch the 200-start profession of the lately retired South Australian galloping flowmeter.

Circulation Meter retired on the finish of his 12-year season with 20 wins and 53 finishes to his identify with just below $800,000 in earnings.

Initially revealed as 12-year-old galloper Isorich salutes Wyong in his 145th profession begin