Tasmanian tourists take home Echuca Cup
Sep 14, 2017
THERE would be no miracle repeat following Daryl Archard’s first Echuca Cup win in 2016.
The 2017 Echuca Cup – run and won at Echuca Racecourse yesterday – has not only left town, it has gone overseas.
With Tasmanian trainer Imogen Miller and champion jockey Brendon McCoull after their horse Tshahitsi blitzed the field in the $80,000 Moama Bowling Club Echuca Cup over 1400m.
It was always going somewhere because no local trainer had a horse qualify for the event after Leveraction, Archard’s 2016 winner, retired.
Champion Tasmanian jockey McCoull came over for today’s ride and was returning to Tasmania this morning.
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