In-form jockey Blaike McDougall is set to create history and become the first Border jockey to smash through the 200 win barrier.
That's the prediction of experienced hoop Nick Souquet who rates McDougall the best jockey he has seen locally since Mathew Cahill.
It is rare for a local jockey to notch a 100 winners in a season.
McDougall easily eclipsed that milestone last season after riding a career best tally of 141 winners.
The talented hoop has started this season in scintillating fashion and has already amassed 86 winners.
No other hoop in the country has more winners with Chris Parnham (84), Tommy Berry (73) and James McDonald (65) left in his wake.
Souquet said only injury or suspension would cost McDougall breaking the 200 win milestone.
"I've got no doubt he will ride 200," Souquet said.
"He just has to stay injury free and out of the stewards room.
"I never thought I would see a Border based jockey as good as Mathew Cahill.
"But I certainly rate Blaike the equal as Cahill."
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Souquet said McDougall and Cahill had a lot more in common than just their riding ability.
"They are very similar blokes," he said.
"They are quiet, reserved and the most humble blokes you could ever come across.
"Blaike is not only a champion rider but he is a champion bloke as well.
"His partner Danielle and their two girls mean the world to him."
McDougall boasts a lethal strike-rate of 22 per cent with only a handful of jockeys in the country boasting a superior percentage of winners to runners.
Souquet said McDougall was also one of the most mentally strong jockeys he had encountered.
"Blaike is very mentally strong but is also humble at the same time," he said.
"To have a strike-rate of 22 per cent is phenomenal.
"I think in 1999-2000 I had a strike-rate of 33 per cent but that was from a lot less rides and when Richard Freyer was at the peak of his powers.
"But Blaike is one of the first jockeys to help the apprentices and offer advice and goes out of his way to help them."
While McDougall is one of the hardest working hoops, Souquet said he was blessed with a gift that you can't teach jockeys.
"Blaike has just got a gift that you can't teach," he said.
"It's a bit like Dusty Martin or Jimmy Bartel in his prime.
"They just know how to read the play and have an uncanny knack of finding the footy which you can't teach.
"It's the same with Blaike, he just knows how to read a race.
"Blaike can win on a slow horse but if you put a different jockey on it, it will run sixth.
"He's that good."