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Orchestral chasing Derby triumph

Winning a Group 1 New Zealand Derby (2400m) is nothing new for Roger James, with the Cambridge trainer looking to extend his tally in the Classic to an even half dozen at Ellerslie on Saturday, while training partner Robert Wellwood will be looking for his first. Tidal Light (1986), Roysyn (1995), Zonda (1997), Hades (1999),[...]
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Orchestral to miss 1000 Guineas

One-time Group 1 New Zealand 1000 Guineas (1600m) favourite Orchestral has been ruled out of the southern Classic. The Roger James and Robert Wellwood-trained filly had two starts as a juvenile, for a win and placing, and was second favourite when resuming in the Group 3 Gold Trail Stakes (1200m) at Hastings earlier this month.[...]
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