Canberra justified its place in this year’s Provincial Championships with local stables winning and placing third in the rich Randwick contest.
Phillip Courtney-trained Maryore ($20) came from back in the field to race away with the event providing Courtney with his biggest training success.
The Keith Dryden-Scott Collings-trained Ziganui also came from the back to secure third at even longer odds.
“It’s a big thrill and it’s the biggest day for our stable and the biggest day for the owners,” Courtney said.
“I’ve been training probably about five years now.