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Brigade bank in business after foot injury

  • Wed, 06 Jun 2018
  • Garrick Knight
Nigel McGrath says Classie Brigade will benefit from this week’s run but he is “pretty tight” after three trials.

Nigel McGrath says Classie Brigade will benefit from this week’s run but he is “pretty tight” after three trials.

The forgotten horse of our top pacing ranks makes his race night return at Alexandra Park on Friday night, more than a year after his last outing. Classie Brigade will tackle what is effectively a $17,500 mobile free-for-all and has only four opponents to navigate. “I’m really grateful to the club for putting the race on,” said his trainer, Nigel McGrath. “He’s had three trials before flying up to Auckland, so he’s pretty tight, and I expect a good …
 

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