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■ THE DERBY; WON BY BALBOA*
The following is tho result of the NEW ZEALAND DERBY STAKES, of l,6oosovs. For three-yoar-olds. Ijm. T. H. Lowry’s oh o Balboa by Varco—Nerve, 8.10 1 Sir G. Clifford’s b g First Flight by San Francisco—Fleetfoot, 8.10 2 W. E. Bidwell’s blk c Reputation by Martian—Stepfeldt, 8.10 3 Scratched : Hyettius and Campeador. Ringform led out of tho straight from First Flight and Reputation, and running along the back Roumania joined the leaders. Ronmania dashed to the front at the six furlongs, but Reputation immediately headed him and led First Fl?"bt round tho top turn, while Balboa was moving up fast in the straight. First Flight headed Reputation, but Balboa, staying on in great style, cut him down and won by a length and a-half, Reputation a head away third; Eingform fourth. Time, 2nun 35 2*ssec. ~ , The record for the race, 2min 35 l-ssec, was established by Chembinl hot year.
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STOP PRESS ITEMS., Evening Star, Issue 15645, 9 November 1914