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Lazarus’ New Zealand Cup to lose – but only likely to another All Star

  • Wed, 08 Nov 2017
  • Matt Markham
Natalie Rasmussen is the one most likely to upset the applecart with Heaven Rocks. Mark Purdon glows in his admiration for Lazarus like no other before.

Natalie Rasmussen is the one most likely to upset the applecart with Heaven Rocks. Mark Purdon glows in his admiration for Lazarus like no other before.

The marketing and promotion of horse racing across the globe often lends itself to leaning on the shoulders of a champion. Think Winx, California Chrome, Black Caviar, Sunline, Christian Cullen and Auckland Reactor. Despite the protest from many inside the industry that top line, dominant horses, are detrimental to the spectrum in which they shine, you can’t beat watching an all out champion. And so, on Tuesday, we get the chance to witness one of those moments. Not every one o…
 

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