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Rathmullan jockey Oisin Orr has reached a career-high after storming dwelling within the $1 million Bahrain Worldwide Trophy.
Orr saddled Spirit Dancer, owned and bred by former Manchester United supervisor Alex Ferguson.
Spirit Dancer was not among the many favourites because of the class of the opposition, however Orr raced down the skin to hit the entrance.
Orr advised RacingTV: “I acquired a beautiful sit the entire race and I at all times felt I had loads of horse beneath me. I couldn’t imagine how nicely he quickened within the straight, he’s received nicely.
“He had good type coming right here, perhaps he simply wanted his final run somewhat however he’s come again to his greatest right now.”
Ferguson stated he was advised by coach Richard Fahey to “go away it to the jockey, he’ll be all proper”.
“I used to be terrified,” Ferguson stated. “Godolphin had 5 horses in it. That was nice, I’m so proud.”
Love this ❤️ @OisinOrr provides Spirit Dancer a polo to say thanks 🍬
— Champions Collection (@ChampionsSeries) November 17, 2023
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Sir Alex Ferguson and Ged Mason, house owners of SPIRIT DANCER (GB), rejoice the success of their horse in Gr.2 Bahrain Worldwide Trophy. 🏆
— GBRI (@GBRI_UK) November 17, 2023
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