Bimbina’s Beauty Contest

Second Gr1 win for favourite 3yo filly

12 Apr 1986
1986 Gr1 Lancome Handicap web

Millard-trained Bimbina adds another Gr1 to her tally

No Longer a Bridesmaid

Ricky Howard-Ginsberg delivers

17 May 1986
Eileen Alanna 1986 Gr1 SA Fillies Guineas lead in

As odds-on favourite Ecurie fluffs her lines, Ricky Howard-Ginsberg’s Eileen Alanna beats Bimbina by a neck.

Right Trainer, Wrong Filly

Millard-trained Bimbina upsets odds-on stable companion Ecurie.

4 Jan 1986
Bimbina 1986 Gr1 Highlands Stud Classic

Formerly the Cape Fillies Guineas and second leg of the national fillies championship, the race Classic was expected to be a walkover for Ecurie. Mark Sutherland on Millard-stable companion Bimbina had other ideas.