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Gai Waterhouse gives her thoughts on the Opera House Everest fiasco

Gai Waterhouse says the best thing about her induction into the Sport Australia Hall Of Fame is sharing it with her family.

Gai is set to become the fifth trainer to be included in elite company, alongside Colin Hayes and Bart Cummings and her father Tommy Smith.

Waterhouse has trained more 7000 winners, including 130 at group 1 level, but Melbourne cup winner from 2013 Fiorente takes the title of the best of all.

When asked about the Opera House Everest fiasco, Gai said that “It has certainly caused enormous Hype”, “More credit to Peter Vlandys”.

Gai spoke with Mark Levy and Richard Callander on Macquarie Sports Radio Breakfast.

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