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From the Editor: Up to the fillies to restore Kiwi classic pride

  • Wed, 11 Apr 2018
  • Dennis Ryan
The unthinkable happened at Randwick last Saturday – New Zealand’s supposedly potent contingent came up with virtually nothing against the best Aussie three-year-old males in the Australian Derby. The best any of them managed in the $2 million classic was fourth by our own Derby winner Vin De Dance, soundly beaten along with his peers by not one but three Australian-bred, owned and trained rivals. Let’s not get too carried away here – not every middle-distance …
 

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