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Word From The South with Michael Pitman: Excellent Winter Cup day

  • Wed, 08 Aug 2018
What an enjoyable and competitive day’s racing on the first day of this year’s Grand National carnival. Winners came from far and wide, as did all of those participating, and four trainers who have enjoyed considerable success at the carnival did so again. Paul Nelson, with the now 14-year-old Amanood Lad, had somewhat of a fortuitous win. But fences are there to be jumped, and the veteran is now right in the frame to add the Grand National Steeplechase on Saturday to his alrea…

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