A MAN IN A HURRY
NOT only is now the trainer of an Oaks winner after Pinot won at Flemington on Thursday, he’s also the only known person of such standing to have been born on the floor of a bathroom.
Bott (pictured), who was raised at Segenhoe Stud in the Hunter Valley of NSW, popped out a bit earlier than his mother Glen had expected on September 2, 1987 (his co-trainer Gai Waterhouse was also born on September 2). YOU wonder if we will ever see
like again on a footy field, and as his recently released and entertaining book explains, he lived the life almost to the end.
Johnson’s second-last game was a semi-final against West Coast, when