Kirk lands a magical double on home town Cup night

12 February 2024

Rookie trainer Jamie Kirk landed the first double of his fledgling harness racing career at his home town track on Cranbourne Cup night.

The consistent five-year-old Rakajed (A Rocknroll Dance) made it three wins from his past six starts when he led all the way in the Mark Gurry & Associates Pace.

Rakajed ($3.20) appeared to be headed in the home straight by Dance Away, but he refused to yield and fought back to score by half a head in a mile rate of 1:54.8 for the flying mile sprint trip.

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