Tony Gollan hits Queensland ton

TonyGollanhitsQueenslandton

July26,20174:54pm。

byAAP

MissArabellahasgivenTonyGollanhis100thQueenslandwinnerandachancetosnatchthestatetrainerspremiership。

GollanhasahighopinionofMissArabella($3。

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HetrailsToowoomba-basedBenCurriewhohaswon102-1/2racesinQueenslandthisseasontoleadthestatepremiership。

TherearefourmeetingsleftbutGollanconcedesCurriewillbehardtocatch。

ThewaythingshavefallenIhaveonlythreerunnersatDoombenonSaturdayandIthinkBenhassix,Gollansaid。

IhaveafewchancesatGattononFridayandImighthaveacoupleofrunnersatBeaudesertonSaturdayandCaloundraonSunday。

ButIthinkBenwillprobablyhaverunnersatthosetracksaswell。

GollanhasalreadywontheBrisbanemetropolitanpremiershipbyabigmarginwithMissArabellaswinbeinghis77thoftheseason。

Ithinkweareon108winnersonallAustraliantracksandwhenyoucanclaimthat,ithasbeenagoodseason。

ItisespeciallysincetheproblemsEagleFarmtrainershavehadbutnowwearefinallysettledinournewcomplexwatchoutforusall,Gollansaid。

MissArabellaisafillybyHighChaparraloutofthePentiremarePentacitywhowongoodqualitymiddledistanceracesinBrisbaneadecadeago。

WeboughtMissArabellaaftershewaspassedinattheSydneyEasterSalesandthenherownersdecidedtoleaseheroutforhercurrentcampaign,Gollansaid。

ApprenticeTiffaniBrookeralsobroughtupamilestonewhenshewonaClassFourraceonwellbackedBoldGypsy($3。

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Itwasher50thmetropolitanwinnerfortheseasonmakingherthefirstfemaleapprenticetoachievethemilestoneinBrisbane。