Brian York was such a good judge of pace on front runners many joked he was born with a stopwatch in his head.
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Gavan Duffy outrode his allowance within 12 months and switched to Bruce McLachlan in Brisbane where he earned the name "King Duff".
Planet Ruler failed at his only start at two years. But in a great training performance McLachan got him to win 10 races in a row on Brisbane tracks (a record for consecutive metropolitan wins) in 1987-88.
Popular Toowoomba trainer, Rex Lipp, has had great success throughout the state but has been a dominant force in his home town over the years.
Trainer Bruce McLachlan rated him his best horse and he won in three states in Group company.