New Leader in 55 Essendon Mazda 55 Sec Challenge

On Friday night, 9 December, Moonee Valley patrons saw one of the best rides at a night meeting with Michael Rodd aboard Weekend Special in the Essendon Mazda 55 Second Challenge.

Not only were punters privileged to witness such a determined win, it produced a new leader in the Essendon Mazda 55 Second Challenge with Weekend Special sweeping to victory in a swift time of 55.51.

Trainer, Mark Kavanagh was delighted by the win; jumping and cheering him home as if he was about to win a Cox Plate.

Mark Kavanagh has his sights set on winning the Mazda BT 50 valued at a modest $55,000 having already won 3 of the 7 heats so far this night racing season.

This world class ride by Michael Rodd scored him the Ride of the Night award decided by TVN hosts, Terry Bailey, John Rothfield, and Jason Richardson and Michael walked away from Moonee Valley with a new set golf Clubs thanks to Callaway.

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