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Blinkers to fire up First Command in Doveton

Blinkers to fire up First Command in Doveton

6 Jan, 2012

Lightly raced six-year-old First Command will wear blinkers for the first time in attempt to win a second Listed $100,000 Doveton Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield tomorrow.

The belated gear change at his 23rd start had been discussed previously between trainer Anthony Freedman and former trainer and  brother Lee yet was never implemented.

But after …

Cascabel Chases Doveton Stakes Win

Cascabel Chases Doveton Stakes Win

4 Jan, 2012

Cascabel will be looking to break a streak of runner-up finishes when he lines up for the Listed Doveton Stakes at Caulfield this Saturday.

The six-year-old gelding has finished second in his three previous starts and is yet to gain entry into the winners circle this preparation.

Cascabel’s most recent second place came in the …