Triumphant Ashlor

Dan McCarthy trained gelding wins VOBIS Gold race on home track
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CUP FEVER: Racehorse Fast Cash is chomping at the bit to get to this weekend's Wangaratta Racing, Food and Wine Carnival at the Wangaratta Turf Club. Trainer Dan McCarthy was keeping him at bay yesterday alongside a colourful Hayley Steele, Wangaratta Cup in hand. PHOTO: Mel Guy

ASHLOR wanted this one.

Despite a protest and a photo finish, the Dan McCarthy-trained and Strain brothers-owned Ashlor charged home to win the 1300m BetEasy VOBIS Gold Eldorado by 0.2 lengths at Wangaratta yesterday.

The track for the second day of the Wangaratta Racing Food and Wine Carnival was rated a good four, and with the quality of jockey in Daniel Stackhouse in control, the five year old gelding didn’t want to let this opportunity slip.

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