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Trainer of Exceedingly Good Lee Freedman and part owner Tony Santic move through the crowd after their horse's victory in the Maribyrnong Trial Stakes during the Turnbull Stakes Day meeting held at Flemington race course October 6, 2007 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Mark Dadswell/Getty Images)
Trainer of Exceedingly Good Lee Freedman and part owner Tony Santic move through the crowd after their horse's victory in the Maribyrnong Trial Stakes during the Turnbull Stakes Day meeting held at Flemington race course October 6, 2007 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Mark Dadswell/Getty Images)

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