By Peter Quilty
Run Baba Run – named after a former star American greyhound – is forging her own racetrack reputation in the land down under.
But on Friday night at Wentworth Park, she faces her toughest assignment in the $75,000-to-the-winner Group 1 National Futurity (520m). She will exit from box two and is quoted at $11.00 on TAB Fixed Odds betting.
And it’s also her owner-trainer-breeder Jeff Galea’s biggest moment in the sport. Run Baba Run is the 53-year-old’s first group race finalist.
Run Baba Run received her sobriquet from Galea’s wife Tess, who ‘looked up’ a list of former topliners in the US. Call Read full article