Tact Bess, a New Zealand-bred daughter of AUCKLAND REACTOR, posted a new lifetime mark of 1:54.5 when she outsprinted a smart field at Albion Park on Saturday night (August 22).
Starting from the No. 2 gate, the five-year-old enjoyed a saloon passage behind the leader before being switched down onto the passing lane. She won by 1.7 metres.
She clocked 55.9 for the last 800 metres.
Out of a mare by New York Motoring, Tact Bess has now won 11 races and $65,233 in stakes.
AUCKLAND REACTOR sired a winning double at Bunbury two nights earlier with Nuclear Power (1:58.9) and Madam Of Mischief (2:00).
AUCKLAND REACTOR has left 87 individual winners in Australia this season and they have won 193 races and $1.36 million in stakes.