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Tommifrancs Wins Bagot Handicap
Former Vinery shuttler Real Quiet (Quiet American-Really Blue, by Believe It) added a black-type success when 4YO entire Tommifrancs (Real Quiet-Schwarzkoff, by Centaine) snatched a long-neck victory & then survived a protest in the $150,000 Listed Bagot Handicap (2500m) at Flemington. Tommifrancs (ridden by Steven King for trainer Lee Freedman) defeated front-running 4YO mare Holidazzle (Flying Spur-Zebizan, by Zabeel) & 6YO gelding Diamond Jake (Danewin-Fine Gem, by Pevero). Tommifrancs took his record to 6 wins (the last 3 in succession) & 3 placings in 11 starts for $188,350 earnings.