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Dog Racing: Rio earns Derby quote.

ON a night chock-full of tremendous performances - both on and off the track - Danny Riordan's Rio Quando was introduced at 40-1 into the 2008 Blue Square Derby market by the sponsors after an impressive three-length success over leading William Hill Oaks aspirant Westmead Tina in a 460-metre puppy open.

The manner of his victory in a startling 27.36sec suggests Rio Quando is very much one to follow. If he proves only half as successful as Spiridon Louis, he will have achieved plenty.


Danny Riordan's Rio Quando was the star of the undercard
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Title Annotation:Sports
Publication:The Racing Post (London, England)
Date:Nov 1, 2007
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