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Formidable owners pay late entry fee for Blue Diamond

Formidable owners pay late entry fee for Blue Diamond

20 Feb, 2012

Prominent owners Barrie and Midge Griffiths have delved into new territory when they paid a late entry fee to secure a run in the Patinack Farm Blue Diamond Stakes (1200m) with their two year old Formidable.

The prominent owners paid the Melbourne Racing Club a late fee of $55,000 this morning to place Formidable in …

Lucky owners formidable opponents

Lucky owners formidable opponents

14 Jan, 2012

For some owners it takes years to get a winner while for others it’s as easy as shelling peas.

Happily, Barrie and Midge Griffiths fit into the latter category.

Celebrating their 47th wedding anniversary, their two-year-old first-starter Formidable made it a special day when winning unexpectedly in the Better Beyond Plate (1000m) at Flemington today.…