Black Caviar to retire after unbeaten career
Unbeaten Australian mare Black Caviar will retire after winning
25 consecutive races.
Trainer Peter Moody said Wednesday that ”25 was a great
number” and ”she has done everything we have asked her to
Black Caviar, ridden by regular jockey Luke Nolen, won her 25th
race on Friday in the T.J. Smith Stakes at Royal Randwick by two
lengths. It was the 6-year-old’s third win since coming back from
an eight-month injury layoff in February.
Black Caviar narrowly won the Diamond Jubilee Stakes at Royal
Ascot, England, on June 23 of last year and faced possible
retirement after tearing a quadriceps muscle at Ascot.
But laser therapy and exercise enabled her to return to the
track for her final season.