Za Za Zooooms straight to the Winner’s Circle first-up
May 29, 2015
Za Za Zoom produced a good turn of foot to score impressively at
Racing first-up over 1300m and for the first time on the Geelong Synthetic surface, jockey Jake Noonan gave the 4-year-old mare a perfect ride off the pace in a hotly run race.
“She tried really well this mare,” Noonan said.
“It’s good to see her handle this sort of surface.”
A gear change to apply a noseroll to her for the first time proved a stroke of genius with Noonan crediting stable staff for the victory also.
“She’s a filly that can get on the bridle and get keen,” he said.
“Credit to the track riders at
Jumping from a wide barrier, Noonan drifted Za Za Zoom to the tail of the field with cover to get a lovely trail as a hot tempo was set up front.
Upon cornering, Noonan took advantage of an inside run as others peeled out towards the centre of the track as Za Za Zoom ($21) crept up along the rail to hit the front at the 100m mark and hold on from Lourdeaux ($11) and Chase The Rose ($4.60F) in third.