By Peter Quilty
As the ‘midnight hour’ of winter’s start approaches, Sale trainer Chris Tilley had a day to remember today.
He won the Healesville Derby (350m) with Midnight Monarch (presentation above), and around two and a half hours later Wake The Dragon ($13.80) took out a Restricted Win (440m) at Sale.
Tilley collected $7250 for both wins, which equates to approximately $48 per minute.
Leading all the way from Box 7, Midnight Monarch ($3.20) notched his sixth win from eight starts defeating Percy’s Magic ($4.00) by 3.4L, with Curlin’ Merlin ($10.10) a further 2.9L away third in a slick 18.83sec. Favourite Smart As Jack ($3.00) Read full article