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Jetconi wins a second Wodonga Cup

Jetconi wins a second Wodonga Cup

27 Nov, 2011

A long range plan to win a second Wodonga Cup proved successful when city bridesmaid Jetconi won the provincial town feature.

Aided by a good barrier and perfect ride by Jason Benbow, the son of Bianconi did enough to well the eyes of Mansfield trainer Gerald Egan.

From the inside draw Benbow settled the seven-year-old …

Jye’s first ride at Swan Hill today

Jye’s first ride at Swan Hill today

27 Nov, 2011

Apprentice jockey Jye McNeil will have his first race ride at Swan Hill today.

The 16-year-old is indentured to Mansfield master Gerald Egan, the man who has moulded the careers of many top jockeys including Luke Nolen and Nick Hall.

But it is a long-retired star of yesteryear who has had the biggest impact on …