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And the ‘he’? The Moodie Tipster, of course, our infamous anonymous horse racing expert, whom, we hope, is going to guide one lucky reader towards a fabulous US$1 million prize.
Yes, once again Dubai Duty Free has not only agreed to sponsor the Derby itself but also our race prediction contest.
Anyone picking the race winner in our competition goes into a draw to win a ticket in the retailer’s ‘Millennium Millionaire’ raffle – offering the chance to win a million Dollars.
As always The Moodie Tipster will be offering his thoughts on the runners just before the event. Watch this Blog in coming days for this unique insider’s view, then send your entries by e-mail marked ‘Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby Contest’ to Martin@MoodieDavittReport.com by Saturday 25 June at 14.00. You must work in the travel retail industry to enter.
Just to whet your appetite here are the declared runners to date and their current odds.
- US Army Ranger 8/11 – non-runner
- Harzand 15/8
- Idaho 7/2
- Red Verdon 14/1
- Moonlight Magic (already I like those initials) 16/1
- Stella Mass 25/1
- Port Douglas 33/1
- Sword Fighter 33/1
- Shogun 50/1
- Claudio Monteverdi 50/1
- Ebediyin 50/1
We’ll update you on the field, the likely track conditions and the latest odds on Friday. Could this be your year to win a million Dollars, courtesy of Dubai Duty Free? I wouldn’t bet against it.