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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) …

‘Sama’ ready for a Blue Diamond tilt

‘Sama’ ready for a Blue Diamond tilt

17 Dec, 2011

Astute Caulfield trainer Mick Price unearthed a Blue Diamond candidate when Samaready professionally dispose of her opposition in the Spotless Plate (2YO, 1000m) at Flemington on debut today.

The $150,000 2010 Inglis Easter Yearling purchase aided by barrier one, hugged the fence throughout before pulling away in the final 200m.

Price who has an infamous …

Members Joy for 9000 people at Sandown Hillside

Members Joy for 9000 people at Sandown Hillside

26 Nov, 2011

The Melbourne Racing Club initiative to have its 9000 members take part in ownership of horses paid dividends at the Sandown Hillside today.

The aptly named Members Joy looks to have a bright future after playing with four opponents in the Swettenham Dash For Cash (900m) on debut.

The Robert Smerdon-trained two-year-old filly revelled on …