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Collins really chuffed with Spirit Of Love

  • Wed, 11 Jul 2018
  • Garrick Knight
Jack MacKinnon returns with Spirit Of Love after taking out the junior drivers event at Alexandra Park last week.

Jack MacKinnon returns with Spirit Of Love after taking out the junior drivers event at Alexandra Park last week.

Winners trained in Northland are as rare as hen’s teeth these days, mainly because there is only one trainer lining horses up from the country’s northernmost region. And Matt Collins only has two horses in work, which he trains out of a paddock in the middle of nowhere. So, when one of them won a $14,500 pace in downtown Auckland on Friday night, you can understand why he was quite chuffed. Spirit Of Love recorded her second career win when upsetting as the outsider of the e…
 

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