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1981 LORD MODULE..Allan Matson FFA.

Spinetingling,I have just experienced shivers down spine watching this.

Oh what quality..Armalight,Gammalite matching strides. for over a lap.Bonnies Chance,Hands Down  x Cup Winners.

Reon Murtha capturing the excitement superbly.

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1981 Scotch Tar..WOW,I haven't seen this run for 40 years.

I have always remembered him as a great trotter of his era,and his running against open class pacers.

In this race,what an impossible task Sir Castleton was set,amazing how close he got to Scotch Tar at finish!

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1 hour ago, Globederby19 said:

Absolute freak this horse. Won two heats before the final and ran second to Rip Van Winkle . Thats a Trotter up against the likes of Paleface, Sporting Son, the afore mentioned etc. 

Was a bit of a tragedy he couldn't nail his Interdominion Win on his home state track Moonee Valley 1978 . Had won 24 straight before Healy drove a shocker and ran 3rd in the Final. good Luck to Derby Royale i spose. you still got to drive them to win , even the best ones.

Possibly slightly increased his legend status though I guess? , with the Unlucky Loss amongst all the great Performances.  

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