Trainer Danny O’Brien said Russian Camelot had sustained a torn tendon after finishing second behind Mugatoo at Moonee Valley.
The six-year-old, a wildcard entry into the field, found the gaps to emerge alongside Russian Camelot and hold his rival by half a length.
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The coronavirus outbreak has got in the way of an audacious plan by Melbourne Cup-winning trainer Danny O’Brien to bring Russian Camelot, the first northern hemisphere-bred winner of the South Australian Derby, to Britain to contest the Investec Derby.