Run over 2000m on December 26, 2016 at Ellerslie
Trainer: S J McKee
Jockey: A B Collett
Track Conditions: Good(3)
Race Club: ARC
Then came: Volkstok'n'barrell, Authentic Paddy, Saint Emilion, Promise to Reign, Girl of My Dreams, Hasselhoof, Abidewithme, Stylish Attack, Perfect Start, Bel Sorriso, Sound Proposition
At Ellerslie in New Zealand over the Xmas break, Westbury Stud stallion Postponed added a Gr1 triumph when 5YO mare Consensus (Postponed-Kate Cross, by Cape Cross) scored by a head for trainers Stephen McKee & Eddie Chippendale on Boxing Day in the NZ$200,000 Gr1 Zabeel Classic (2000m) from 5YO gelding Volkstok'n'barrell (Tavistok-Volkster, by Volksraad) & 7YO gelding Authentic Paddy (Howbaddouwantit-Authentic Cross, by Cape Cross). Consensus took her record to 7 wins (including the Gr3 Softel Luxury Hotel Stakes, Listed NZB Airfreight Stakes) and 9 placings (including the Gr1 New Zealand Stakes, Gr2 Rich Hill Stakes, Gr3 Alison Stakes, Listed Canterbury Stakes & Listed Canterbury Belle Stakes) from 32 starts for NZ$338,550 earnings.