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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. O’Brien, however, still has a genuine chance of preparing his maiden Melbourne Cup winner with his dual Classics winning mare Shamrocker heading towards Flemington’s $6.2 million feature. O’Reilly seven-year-old Vigor resumed…