No luck for retiring Oliver riding for Warrnambool trainer

By Tim Auld
Updated December 3 2023 - 11:59am, first published 11:56am
Retiring champion hoop Damien Oliver, pictured during the 2022 Warrnambool May Racing Carnival, rode for Lindsey Smith on Saturday. File picture
Retiring champion hoop Damien Oliver, pictured during the 2022 Warrnambool May Racing Carnival, rode for Lindsey Smith on Saturday. File picture

Warrnambool's Lindsey Smith was hoping for a fairytale ending when he gave champion jockey Damien Oliver his second last ride in a Group One race but the astute trainer had a nightmare watch at Ascot in Perth.

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