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The ground had helped, but with Pilsudski going on to win the Irish Champion Stakes, Champion Stakes and Japan Cup, and tired fourth Singspiel next time taking the Juddmonte International, this was middle-distance form of a high order.
OSU also added Spanish hurdler Alba Villaronga and California middle-distance runner Kala Kopecek from Lakewood.
However, Holberg has his work cut out for him with seasoned middle-distance campaigners Spanish Moon and Tazeez also in the fray.
Since those heady days, our middle-distance runners have limped into the slow lane with the Africans dominating.
He served the Harriers tirelessly for four decades as a middle-distance athlete, coach, and administrator, and chairman from 1999 until his death last Sunday.
The Aga Khan's colt is out to prove himself the top middle-distance three-year-old in Europe by beating Holding Court, winner of the French equivalent - the Prix du Jockey Club.
Another of Montjeu's star middle-distance performers, Hurricane Run, looks to have one of his most exciting horses in four years of having runners in the shape of the French-trained two-year-old Ectot, who coasted to a threelength victory in the Prix des Chenes last month.
DAVID DEVINE finished third in the Paralympic World Cup in New Zealand last year, and the visually impaired middle-distance runner is hoping to improve on that at the Paralympic Games in London later this year.
Cole was selected earlier this year by Dame Kelly to join her elite middle-distance training squad.
ROSS MURRAY is receiving help and support from arguably Britain's best-ever female middle-distance runner.
So much attention is being paid to this activity - staring into the middle-distance - that I believe it is being lined up as a new Olympic sport for London in 2012.
Soboleva, the world indoor champion, and middle-distance runners Tatyana Tomashova, Yulia Fomenko, Svetlana Cherkasova, and Olga Yegorova, plus throwers Daria Pishchalnikova and Gulfiya Khanafeyeva are being investigated for "a fraudulent substitution of urine which is both a prohibited method and also a form of tampering".