Adelaide, May 16 - Racking up a hat-trick of wins at Morphettville on Saturday with another tenacious victory was progressive five year-old Heart of a Lion, a $42,000 Magic Millions Adelaide purchase for Kennewell Racing from the draft of Mill Park.
A half-brother by Lion Heart (USA) to triple Group I winner and $3million earner Happy Trails, stakes-placed Heart of a Lion scored a half-length win in the $100,000 SA Series Final over 1100 metres.
With six wins and six placings from 18 starts, Heart of a Lion has won over $196,000 in prizemoney.
Bred by Brenton and Liz Parker, Heart of a Lion is one of five winners from terrific producer Madame Flurry, a half-sister by Perugino (USA) to stakes-winner Lake Villa.
Madame Flurry has a weanling colt by All Too Hard and is in foal to Sebring.