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Stylish Duke knows only two ways

  • Wed, 16 May 2018
  • Matt Markham
Stylish Duke and Matty Williamson return to the birdcage after combining for their sixth win together at Washdyke last Sunday.

Stylish Duke and Matty Williamson return to the birdcage after combining for their sixth win together at Washdyke last Sunday.

Murray Tapper isn’t sure we’ll ever see the best of Stylish Duke, but the version going around now isn’t too bad. After looking like a good horse early on in his career, the well-bred trotter plateaued and didn’t really show the improvement that his trainer expected. But he has still managed to show enough talent to win races - just like he did at Timaru last Sunday. “He only knows two ways - flat out and not going at all.” His chances are very…
 

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