13 TURNS OUT TO BE A LUCKY NUMBER FOR NEWCASTLE MAN AHEAD OF KOSCISUZKO RACE

Thirteen is an unlucky number for some – but not for Bob Dailey.

The part owner of the Scone-trained horse ‘It’s Me’ purchased that many tickets, to secure a slot in Saturday’s $1.3-million Koscisuzko.

“It actually turned out, it was my 13th ticket that was actually the one that was drawn. Some people could say it was luck, I think it is destiny to tell you the truth.

The mare has won three from three since making her maiden appearance in August.

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