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Zipping - four Sandown Cups

Extraordinary nine year old gelding Zipping joined a small and select group - Manikato, Lord and Tie The Knot - to win a Group race in four successive years.

Zipping posted career win No. 16 out of 46 starts on a Heavy 9 track on which he had never previously encountered but his class lifted him through the conditions to win his fourth Sandown Classic by two lengths, the biggest margin in any of his victories.

To date Zipping has ammassed career earnings of $4,531,195.

The four results were:

2007 Sandown Classic - 17th November - 2400m Group 2
1st Zipping - 2nd Jukebox Johnny -3rd Baughurst

2008 Sandown Classic - 15th November - 2400m Group 2
1st Zipping - 2nd Douro Valley - 3rd Red Ruler

2009 Sandown Classic - 14th November - 2400m Group 2
1st Zipping - 2nd Purple - 3rd Master O''Reilly

2010 Sandown Classic - 13th November -2400m Group 2
1st Zipping - 2nd Exceptionally - 3rd Manighar

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