02/28/2005 12:00AM

Silent Witness wins 15th in row


Silent Witness crushed 10 rivals in the Group 1 Centenary Sprint Cup at Sha Tin on Sunday to run his career unbeaten streak to 15.

Silent Witness (1-20) was not fully extended in taking the five-furlong $576,900 Centenary by two lengths over stablemate Country Music.

Cape of Good Hope, recent winner of the Australia Stakes, was fifth, eight lengths behind the winner. Silent Witness's time for the straight five furlongs on good to yielding ground was 56.70 seconds.