The three-year-old Ato gelding, Opaque, won the 1600m Guineas Trial at Borrowdale Park this afternoon.
Making the most of a light weight Opaque set the pace and held on to beat the favourite, Action Jackson. Rain Spider and Born To Shine were also placed.
The winner is trained by Bridget Stidolph and Brendon McNaughton was in the irons. He is owned by Newbury Racing (Pty) Ltd (nominee Mr D E Evans) and was bred by Summerhill Stud.