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Essington Comes to Grafton

Essington Comes to Grafton

Sunshine Coast-based trainer Darryl Hansen’s stable frontrunner Essington has earned a shot at black-type glory at Grafton in next month’s Ramornie Handicap after the ultra consistent four-year-old claimed a quality win at Rockhampton last week.

Partnered by ace hoop Chris Munce, well-bred gelding Essington scored their ninth career win from 19 starts in the $75,000 Rockhampton Newmarket Handicap...