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O’Brien Looses Vigor Ahead of 2011 Melbourne Cup

O’Brien Looses Vigor Ahead of 2011 Melbourne Cup

Successful Flemington-based trainer Danny O’Brien yesterday announced the retirement of his seven-year-old gelding Vigor who was being prepared for a 2011 Melbourne Cup bid.

Shamrocker is the early favourite to win the 2011 Melbourne Cup for trainer Danny O'Brien

O’Brien, however, still has a genuine chance of preparing his maiden Melbourne Cup winner with his dual Classics winning mare Shamrocker...