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Sangster – Kiwi winner of 2011 Victoria Derby

Sangster – Kiwi winner of 2011 Victoria Derby

29 Oct, 2011

Sangster has taken out the Victoria Derby at Flemington

Sydney jockey Hugh Bowman made it back to back Victoria Derby wins with another Kiwi connection when Sangster won the Flemington $1.5m Group 1 feature.

One of the oldest races on the Australian calendar fell to a young trainer from Cambidge, Trent  Busuttin.

It was a …

Perfect Punch – Derby riding tactics change

Perfect Punch – Derby riding tactics change

29 Oct, 2011

Trainer Leon Macdonald’s Victoria Derby hope Perfect Punch will be ridden further back in the field than normal in today’s big race.

Macdonald who won the 2011 Caulfield Cup with Southern Speed is hoping for another major with the Starcraft three year old.

Perfect Punch has drawn barrier 13 and will be ridden by Clare …

Three Horses, Three Group 1’s For Macdonald

Three Horses, Three Group 1’s For Macdonald

25 Oct, 2011

Southern Speed will next race in the Mackinnon Stakes

Leon Macdonald admits he’s still coming down from the high of two weeks ago when Southern Speed gave him the thrill of his career in winning the Caulfield Cup.

There were no doubt a few sore heads in the days following the win before the focus …

Lindop Packing Perfect Punch For Geelong Classic

Lindop Packing Perfect Punch For Geelong Classic

19 Oct, 2011

He’s a long way from the perfect alley and he’s far from the perfect weight but for Perfect Punch today a perfect result is a real possibility in the Listed Geelong Classic.

The South Australian based three year old knows what it takes to win races, in fact he’s won his last three in a …