Trots Centre: Bailey brims with confidence ahead of first Vic drive

22 July 2021
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Top young West Australian driver Bailey McDonough made the move to Victoria over the weekend to start working for Tonkin Stewart Racing, and the powerhouse stable has wasted no time throwing him straight in the deep end.

The 23-year-old was a rising star of the driving ranks over west - piloting more than 200 winners - but landed in Melbourne on Sunday ready for a fresh start and a new challenge.

The following day he was at the Tabcorp Park Melton trials driving some of the yard’s stars, including Group 1 winner Out To Play as he prepares for a return to the races in the coming weeks.

"It's definitely a changing climate from where I was at," McDonough told thetrots.com.au.

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