Talented AUCKLAND REACTOR mare Lady Lani earned a new speed badge of 1:56.9 and sent her earnings over the $50,000 mark when she emerged successful at Maryborough on Thursday (February 4).
Starting from the back row, the five-year-old settled down at the tail of the 10-horse field.
Set alight three-wide at the 800 metre mark, Lady Lani circled the entire field and careered away to win by 18.2 metres.
The mile rate was 1:56.9 for 1690 metres with the last two sectionals in 27.6 and 28.6.
It was her ninth success.
Bred by D. C. Wegner and M. J. Wunnenberg, Lady Lani is from the Presidential Ball mare Genuine Investment, the dam also of Lady Chelsea (2:00.5).