Warrnambool training legend Norm McCullagh and his classy sprinter Crimson Vixen weren’t able to win their hometown Cup in May, running third to Dyna Patty.
But they made amends in style in Friday night’s Group 2 Triple M Bendigo Cup Final (425m).
“I thought with luck we might win a maiden at Warrnambool but she’s really excelled,” said an emotional McCullagh.
Prior to Bendigo, McCullagh, who famously won four consecutive Sandown Cups with immortal stayer Bold Trease between 1986 and 1989, hadn’t had a great deal of luck in feature events with Crimson Vixen.
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