OUR LITTLE GENERAL ( MACH 3 - KABBALAH KAREN B ) was victorious in Saturday nights Blue Riband event ; the Group 1 $200.000 Victoria Derby. Beginning from Barrier 2 and driven by master reinsman Chris Alford The General speared to the front and was never headed , pulling away in the straight to win by 4.10 metres in 1.56.8 for the 2240 metres. It was his second start from a spell and is indicative of The General's will to win and determination. His amazing record is now; 15 starts 9 wins , 4 seconds and one third. A best time of 1.55.2 and stakes of $360,305.