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Contested’s trainer prepared for speed duel with long shots in Test

Saturday, August 25, 2012
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It’s a speed sandwich on the outside of the Grade I Test today.

Contested will contest the $500,000 seven-furlong sprint from the 8 post as the 2-1 favorite. To her inside, 15-1 speed demon Gypsy Robin. To her outside, 15-1 afterburner Ullapool.

There’s no telling until they break from the gate who will jump out to the early lead, but that doesn’t matter much for Contested, who can get the job done tactically, as well....

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