Thank you to Paul Vettise and the team at Thoroughbred Daily News (ANZ) for their article today. Read their daily edition here.
Hearts were in mouths as Balarente Lad fought hard to hold off the fast-finishing favourite at Sportsbet-Ballarat on Sunday. This gelding is tough and tries hard – a great attribute to have.
The manner and ease of Protection Money’s victory at Ballarat on Sunday was a pleasant surprise for owner/breeder Ross Wilkinson, Nigel and regular track-rider and Foreman Chris who walked him over to his “home track”.