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Driefontein wins MM Classic on protest

Driefontein wins MM Classic on protest

14 Jan, 2012

Gai Waterhouse quinellaed the 2012 $2m Magic Millions Classic (1200m) but had to sit out a sensational protest before knowing which set of connections would celebrate.

The Sydney trainer’s ‘second stringer’ No Looking Back (jockey Nash Rawiller) squeezed up the rail to past the post narrowly in front of  race favourite Driefontein (jockey Tom Berry) …

Thunder Could Strike A Rare Win For Victoria

Thunder Could Strike A Rare Win For Victoria

13 Jan, 2012

The Thunder may represent Sydney in the Big Bash League but tomorrow at the Gold Coast it’ll be the Victorian’s hoping for a storm.

Alezan Thunder is trained by Mark Kavanagh and on paper looks like one of the better hopes for the $2 million Magic Millions Classic.

That hasn’t been reflected in the betting …

Urban out of Magic Millions Classic

Urban out of Magic Millions Classic

4 Jan, 2012

Those who have backed unraced filly Urban Groove to win the $2m Magic Millions Classic (1200m) at Gold Coast on January 14 have done their money cold.

The Gai Waterhouse-trained galloper has been sent to the spelling paddock and will miss the two-year-old feature.

The daughter of Charge Forward and Morton was backed from $26 …

Snowden’s Cup tip and winner

Snowden’s Cup tip and winner

1 Nov, 2011

Peter Snowden starts Melbourne Cup Day with a win in the first with Applegate

The Peter Snowden stable’s wow of a time at Flemington Spring Carnival continued when two-year-old Applegatewon the opening race on Cup day – the Emirates Airlines (2YO) 1000m.

Having its first start the well-developed daughter of Exceed and Excel may have …