By Peter Quilty
Last night’s Anniversary Trophy (450m) at Ballarat certainly lived up to its hype.
It was billed as a three-way clash between Tiggerlong Tonk, Speed Star and Charging Yaala – and it panned out exactly that way.
As expected, Speed Star (Box 1) – who had notched seven wins from nine starts from the ‘red’ alley – gained the early ascendancy with Tiggerlong Tonk (Box 5) in hot pursuit.
The pair raced in unison on the circle and into the home straight, but Tiggerlong Tonk’s strength was telling over the final stages.
Tiggerlong Tonk ($2.00F) defeated Speed Star ($2.60) by just over two and a Read full article