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Camporella will be given a short let-up before she spearheads Ascot trainer Dan Morton's assault on WA's richest juvenile event, the $500,000 Karrakatta Plate (1200m) on April 6.

Morton bought the Exceed And Excel filly for $140,000 after she was passed in at last year's Magic Millions Gold Coast yearling sale.

On Saturday, she earned $144,100 when she narrowly beat fast-finishing Vampi Lass and heavily-backed Petrol Power in the MM 2YO Classic (1100m) at Ascot.

It was Morton's first win in the Classic.

For jockey Jarrad Noske it was a magical day, the 20-year-old mirroring Patrick Carbery's effort last year by also winning the $100,000 MM 3YO Trophy (1400m) on the Darren McAuliffe-trained Express Service.

Camporella's two wins and two seconds from her four starts have been a honeymoon introduction to the gallops for former world superbike champion Troy Bayliss and Kalgoorlie-born V8 Supercar driver Michael Patrizi, the son of Tony Patrizi, who was a co-owner in champion Northerly.

"Camporella will stay in her yard, but she will have a let-up before she comes back into the Gimcrack Stakes (March 23)," Morton said. "She was like Bliss Street, I bought her after she was passed in on the Gold Coast.

"Yarraman Park Stud, who bred Bliss Street, kept a share in her and Newhaven Park Stud have retained a share in Camporella.

"I like doing that because I think it gives confidence to owners and gives you a closer contact with the bigger studs."

Bliss Street, part-owned by Perth Racing committeeman Eddie Rigg, won the WA Sires Stakes and beat Hallowelle Belle and Mosheen in the 1000 Guineas Prelude at Caulfield in 2011. She was sold for $450,000 at last year's MM Broodmare sale.

Morton's two other MM runners, Moet Me and Isola Blu, will be freshened for the Karrakatta.

The West Australian

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