Newspaper article The Chronicle (Toowoomba, Australia)

Tax Evader Scoops Cash for Nolan in Maiden Win

Newspaper article The Chronicle (Toowoomba, Australia)

Tax Evader Scoops Cash for Nolan in Maiden Win

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Byline: Tim Braban thechronicle.com.au

IN-FORM trainer Michael Nolan continued his impressive string of Clifford Park wins yesterday with talented two-year-old Tax Evader breaking through for a maiden win in the XXXX Gold QTIS Two-Years-Old Handicap (1100 metres).

After settling in behind race leader Regency Royale ($2.50 fav) early, jockey Nori Yamada and Tax Evader (2.70) showed a clean pair of heels down the straight to post a 1A1/2 length victory.

Regency Royale held on strongly for second while Tehuti ($3.80) made up a lot of ground late to finish a long neck back in third.

Yamada looked to have hit the front too early when Regency Royale challenged for the lead again with 200m remaining. But Tax Evader kicked on strongly to give trainer Nolan his 21st Toowoomba premiership win this season.

On his way back to the scales, Yamada told Nolan he could expect plenty more performances of the same ilk from the raw colt.

aHe's a great little horse, a really good trier,a Yamada said. …

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