The last 24 hours Social Media has gone crazy the Dumping of Linda Meech in favour of Mark Zahra to ride Thought Of That in the Victoria Derby on Saturday at Flemington. Meech rode a great tactical ride on him in the Caulfield Classic sprinted away for an easy win. But Owner Brae Sokolski made the decision to engaged Mark Zahra sure its the owners right who they want to ride their horses goodwill gesture would be to give Linda Meech a sling if Thought Of That wins the derby. Another curveball is he might not run in the Derby be saved for the Mackinnon Stakes Saturday week if so who rides then ? Zahra can't make the weight.
Last weekend we had the Japanese domination with Lys Gracieux living up to her top billing winning the Cox Plate at the Valley Castlevecchio slipped away on the Turn but Lys Gracieux gathered him in and won going away. Can Damien Lane win the Big 3 by winning the Melbourne Cup next Tuesday. With the Winx era over the Valley's crowd was well down from Previous years is it because of people saving their money or staying put in Sydney Everest and the Golden Eagle be interesting to see how Melbourne Cup Week goes?
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