Le Romain wins Canterbury Stakes 2017

Le Romain has beaten Chautauqua in a dramatic finish to win the $500,000 Group 1 Canterbury Stakes at a wet Randwick.

The Kris Lees-trained four-year-old gelding was taken to the outside by Glyn Schofield before edging out Chautauqua in a photo finish.

The John Oโ€™Shea trained Hauraki finished third.

Le Romain jumped as the $4.60 second favourite at CrownBet behind Chautauqua and the pair fought out the finish with Le Romain scoring the win on a photo decision.



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