The AUCKLAND REACTOR mare Awesome Reactor overcame a torrid passage before posting her maiden success at Shepparton on Tuesday night (March 2).
Placed 12 times previously, the black five-year-old sat parked throughout before surging to the front on the home turn.
She won as she liked by three metres
The mile rate for 1690 metres was 1:59.1.
Bred and raced by Sam Godino, Awesome Reactor is out of the six-win Village Jasper mare Twisted Jasper, the dam also of the Melton and Albion Park victor Machtwister 1:54.4 ($135,893).
AUCKLAND REACTOR has sired 33 individual winners in Australia to date this year and progeny earnings of almost $360,000.