By Peter Quilty
It was billed as a country club manager’s dream and last night’s heats of the Group Listed Western Districts Derby and Lil Dickie Oaks, and preludes of the Ballarat Distance Challenge lived up to all the fanfare.
Heading the hype was dual Group 1 finalist Tiggerlong Tonk in a Derby heat (450m).
Prepared by Correy Grenfell, Tiggerlong Tonk ($1.20F) was simply electrifying accounting for Alcott ($16.80) by almost seven and a half lengths in a flying 24.91sec.
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