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Victories for Gavin

In Gavin Langs driving silks (colours). Winner: Like a Wildfire (6) Trainer: Emma Stewart; Driver: Greg Sugars Race Distance: 1,720 metres, Mile Rate: 1.55.9 photography: Stuart McCormick

By Tim O’Connor

“I done it for you, Gav!”
Those were the words of young driver Connor Clarke, who used the occasion of his first metropolitan winner to pay tribute to the late Gavin Lang on Saturday night.
Clarke, the 16-year-old emerging talent from Ballarat, was one of a plethora of industry participants to honour Lang at Tabcorp Park Melton.
Lang, a training and driving great of the sport, died on Friday after a well-documented battle with cancer.

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in the 28 April 2020 edition
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