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Irish Handicapper Blasts Aussie Stayers

Irish Handicapper Blasts Aussie Stayers

20 Jan, 2012

Leading Irish handicapper Garry O’Gorman has ripped into the Australian staying ranks referring to them as the pygmies that made So You Think a giant.

The co-chairman of the world rankings supervisory committee justified his claims by saying not a single rival of So You Think managed a world rating above 120.

“The standard of …

So You Think – Sunday morning Breeders Cup Classic test

So You Think – Sunday morning Breeders Cup Classic test

4 Nov, 2011

Dual Cox Plate winner So You Think will race with blinkers and on Lasix in his attempt to create an Australian racing first in the US Breeders Cup Classic (2000m) at Churchill Downs in Kentucky on Sunday.

So You Think will be administered Lasix a drug legal in US racing but banned in Australia, UK …

So You Think Set To Make European Debut

So You Think Set To Make European Debut

6 Apr, 2011

So You Think is being primed to make his European debut in the Group 3 Mooresbridge Stakes in Ireland in May.

The talented four-year-old has not raced since being sold to Coolmore Stud after his third placing in the 2010 Melbourne Cup.

Aiden O’Brien, who now trains So You Think, has nominated the High Chaparral …