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Sydney Trainers Cue For McDonald’s Service

Sydney Trainers Cue For McDonald’s Service

5 Jul, 2011

News of his arrival had barely gone public before James McDonald’s Australian based agent had his phone rung off the hook by interested trainers looking for a piece of the young apprentice.

He was to come across for a handful of rides this weekend but his engagements are now bordering on maximum capacity.

In fact …

O’Shea Enlists McDonald To Make Sydney Debut

O’Shea Enlists McDonald To Make Sydney Debut

1 Jul, 2011

Top New Zealand apprentice jockey James McDonald will debut his skills in Sydney when he rides for trainer John O’Shea at Randwick next weekend.

The young jockey became the first New Zealander to ride 200 winners in a season earlier this week.

The 19-year-old was relieved to have attained the double century.

“It’s probably a …