-->

Clark to stick with Famous Seamus in George Moore Stakes

Deposit $100
to get

$250*

*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

Deposit $50 bet with

$200*

*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

Deposit $25
to get

$75*

*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

Deposit $250
to get

$250*

*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

Sydney jockey Tim Clark will stick with Famous Seamus when he makes a return visit to Brisbane in the Group 3 $200,000 George Moore Stakes (1200m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Famous Seamus winning the Hinkler Handicap at Eagle Farm during the Winter.

Famous Seamus winning the Hinkler Handicap at Eagle Farm during the Winter. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Clark gave trainer Noel Mayfield-Smith a glowing report after the pair finished third to Lankan Rupee in the weight for age Group 3 $135,000 TMB Printing Kevin Heffernan Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield on November 16 and is keen to follow him north.

“Tim Clark is usually really conservative but he got off and was glowing in his opinion of him, so much so he is going to Doomben to ride him,’ Mayfield-Smith told AAP.

“He didn’t handle the track at all so it was a great run.”

Mayfield-Smith is not afraid to travel the Elusive City five year old who has raced in Sydney and Melbourne since a successful Brisbane Winter Carnival campaign earlier in the year.

Famous Seamus won the Listed $80,000 APHS Hinkler Handicap (1200m) at Eagle Farm on April 20 followed by a win in the Listed $175,000 Carlton Draught Prime Minister’s Cup (1300m) at the Gold Coast on May 4.

Mayfield-Smith then stepped Famous Seamus up in class but he failed to figure in the finish when twelfth to Belltone in the Group 3 $125,000 Darley BRC Sprint (1350m) at Doomben on May 18 and then had no luck when thirteenth to Linton in the Group 1 $1.36m AAMI Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) at Eagle Farm on June 8.

“The trip to Brisbane earlier this year really helped the horse. He has manned up a bit and I don’t have the same worries about travelling him that I used to,” Mayfield-Smith said.

The Hawkesbury based trainer expects a bold showing from the five year old on Saturday and is expecting to return to Brisbane again next winter to tackle the Stradbroke Handicap again, after winning the race with Landsighting in 2000.

The Group 1 $650,000 Carlton Mid Doomben 10,000 (1350m) at Doomben in May is also on the Winter Carnival agenda with Mayfield-Smith keen to test Famous Seamus at weight for age again after his third in the Kevin Heffernan Stakes.

The strength of the Kevin Heffernan  Stakes was reflected when winning trainer Mick Price suggested that he would give Lankan Rupee a short break before preparing him for some of the rich Sydney Autumn Carnival races with the Group 1 $2.5m Darley T J Smith Stakes (1200m) at Randwick on April 12 on the radar.

Famous Seamus has won at least one race at each of his campaigns and made it back to back wins in the Listed $100,000 City Tattersalls Club Lightning Handicap (1100m) at Randwick on October 19 before he headed to Melbourne.

About The Author

Mark Mazzaglia

Mark is a passionate journalist with a life-time involvement in the racing industry. He spent many years as an analyst and form expert at the Courier Mail and also has hands-on experience working with some of Queensland’s top trainers.

243 Comments

  1. http://english.sezn.ru/

    Great site. Lots of helpful information here.
    I am sending it to a few buddies ans additionally sharing in delicious.
    And obviously, thank you on your effort!

  2. hot chocolate

    Hi wouⅼd you mind ѕtating which bloց platform you’re working with?
    I’m going to start my own blog in the near future but I’m having a difficult time selectіng between BlogEngine/Wordpress/B2evolution and Drupal.
    The reason I ask is ƅecause your desіgn seems different
    then most bloցs and I’m looking for something completely unique.
    P.S My apologies for getting off-topic but I had to ask!

  3. timex look

    Awesome article.

  4. Lelio Vieira Carneiro

    Howdy very cool website!! Guy .. Beautiful .. Wonderful ..
    I will bookmark your web site and take the feeds additionally?
    I’m glad to search out so many helpful info here
    within the submit, we’d like work out extra techniques in this regard, thanks for sharing.
    . . . . .

  5. Odessa

    Do you have a spam issue on this site; I also am a blogger, and
    I was curious about your situation; we have developed some nice practices and we are looking to
    swap methods with other folks, please shoot me an e-mail if interested.

  6. asbestos study first

    Hi there! Quick question that’s entirely off topic.
    Do you know how to make your site mobile friendly? My site looks weird when viewing from my iphone4.
    I’m trying to find a template or plugin that might be able to correct this
    problem. If you have any recommendations, please share.
    Cheers!

  7. Jose Wilame Araujo Rodrigues

    Pretty! This was an extremely wonderful post.
    Many thanks for supplying these details.

  8. tercio borlenghi junior

    Thanks a bunch for sharing this with all folks you really recognize what you’re talking about!
    Bookmarked. Please additionally discuss with my website
    =). We may have a link alternate agreement among us

  9. Egli Diana Pinto

    Hi there friends, pleasant article and fastidious arguments commented here, I am
    in fact enjoying by these.

  10. Luiz Gastao Bittencourt da Silva

    You actually make it seem so easy with your presentation however I find this topic to be really
    one thing that I think I might by no means understand.
    It seems too complex and extremely large for me. I’m looking forward to your next publish, I’ll try to get the hang of it!

  11. Umanizzare presidios

    I like the valuable information you provide in your articles.

    I’ll bookmark your blog and check again here regularly.
    I’m quite sure I’ll learn plenty of new stuff right here!

    Best of luck for the next!

  12. right timex

    We are a group of volunteers and opening a brand new scheme in our community.
    Your web site provided us with helpful information to
    work on. You’ve performed a formidable activity and our whole group
    can be thankful to you.

  13. asbestos inside

    Hi there friends, how is all, and what you wish for to say concerning
    this article, in my view its really awesome in support of
    me.

  14. Lélio Vieira Carneiro Junio

    Thank you for every other excellent article. Where else may anybody get that type of information in such a perfect way of writing?
    I have a presentation subsequent week, and I am at the look for
    such information.

  15. Umanizzare Gestão Prisional Ltda

    It’s in fact very difficult in this busy life to listen news on TV, therefore
    I just use web for that purpose, and get the hottest news.

  16. annunciator wireless method

    It’s remarkable to visit this web site and reading the views of all colleagues regarding this piece of writing,
    while I am also keen of getting experience.

  17. Grupo Serval presidios

    It’s a pity you don’t have a donate button! I’d without a doubt donate
    to this superb blog! I suppose for now i’ll settle for book-marking and adding your
    RSS feed to my Google account. I look forward to new updates and will share this website with my
    Facebook group. Chat soon!

  18. Dadado Veig

    Hello there, You have done a great job. I will certainly digg it
    and personally recommend to my friends. I’m confident they will be benefited from this site.

  19. Luiz Gastao Bittencourt da Silva

    Your mode of explaining everything in this article is
    in fact fastidious, all be able to easily know it, Thanks a
    lot.

  20. Carlos Eduardo Correa da Veig

    Link exchange is nothing else however it is just placing the other person’s blog
    link on your page at proper place and other person will also do same
    in support of you.

  21. timex enjoy

    Hey I know this is off topic but I was wondering if you
    knew of any widgets I could add to my blog that automatically
    tweet my newest twitter updates. I’ve been looking for a plug-in like this
    for quite some time and was hoping maybe you would have some
    experience with something like this. Please let me know if
    you run into anything. I truly enjoy reading your blog and I look forward
    to your new updates.

  22. certain asbestos

    Its like you learn my thoughts! You appear to understand so much about this, like you wrote the
    book in it or something. I feel that you simply can do with a few
    p.c. to drive the message house a bit, however other than that, that is wonderful
    blog. A great read. I will definitely be back.

  23. Umanizzare presídios

    First of all I want to say wonderful blog! I had a quick question in which I’d like to ask if you do not mind.
    I was curious to know how you center yourself and clear
    your mind prior to writing. I have had trouble clearing my
    thoughts in getting my ideas out there. I truly do enjoy writing however it
    just seems like the first 10 to 15 minutes are lost just trying to
    figure out how to begin. Any ideas or tips?
    Kudos!

  24. José Wilame Araújo Rodrigues

    Hello there! I know this is kinda off topic but I’d figured I’d ask.
    Would you be interested in exchanging links or maybe guest authoring a blog article or vice-versa?
    My blog discusses a lot of the same topics as yours
    and I think we could greatly benefit from each other.
    If you might be interested feel free to send me an e-mail.

    I look forward to hearing from you! Terrific blog by the way!

  25. Egli Diana Pinto

    Thanks for finally talking about >Clark to stick with
    Famous Seamus in George Moore Stakes – HorseRacing.com.au <Loved it!

  26. Grupo Coral

    I was extremely pleased to find this site. I need to to thank you for your time for this fantastic read!!
    I definitely appreciated every bit of it and I have you
    book-marked to check out new things in your website.

  27. Luiz Fernando Monteiro Bittencourt

    I do believe all of the ideas you’ve offered on your post.
    They’re really convincing and will certainly work.

    Still, the posts are too short for beginners. May you please
    lengthen them a little from subsequent time?
    Thanks for the post.

  28. smart phone

    Wonderful blog! I found it while browsing on Yahoo News. Do you have any suggestions on how to get listed in Yahoo News?
    I’ve been trying for a while but I never seem to get there!
    Thanks

  29. Dadado Veig

    I am genuinely thankful to the owner of this site who has shared
    this wonderful piece of writing at at this place.

  30. Grupo Serval presídios

    I needed to thank you for this good read!!
    I definitely loved every little bit of it. I have you book marked to look at new stuff you post…

  31. contract phones

    I have read so many content about the blogger lovers except this post is truly a pleasant paragraph, keep it up.

  32. Grupo Coral fraude

    This design is incredible! You obviously know
    how to keep a reader amused. Between your wit and your videos, I was almost moved to start my own blog (well,
    almost…HaHa!) Great job. I really enjoyed what you had to say, and more
    than that, how you presented it. Too cool!

  33. Umanizzare Gestão Prisional Ltda

    If you want to take a great deal from this paragraph then you have to apply such techniques to your won blog.

  34. contract phones encapsulate

    Hello, i think that i saw you visited my weblog so i got
    here to return the favor?.I am attempting to to find issues to enhance my site!I suppose its ok to
    use a few of your ideas!!

  35. Umanizzare

    I like the helpful info you provide in your articles.
    I’ll bookmark your blog and check again here frequently.
    I am quite certain I will learn plenty of new stuff right
    here! Best of luck for the next!

  36. Itamar Serp

    Incredible! This blog looks just like my old one!
    It’s on a completely different topic but it has
    pretty much the same page layout and design. Great choice
    of colors!

  37. Itamar Serpa Fernandes

    I visited several web pages however the audio feature
    for audio songs existing at this web site is in fact marvelous.

  38. José Wilame Araújo Rodrigues

    Excellent blog here! Additionally your website loads up very fast!

    What web host are you using? Can I am getting your
    associate hyperlink on your host? I wish my web site loaded up as fast as yours lol

  39. Grupo Serval presidios

    Hello there! This post could not be written any better!
    Going through this post reminds me of my previous roommate!
    He continually kept talking about this. I’ll forward this post to him.

    Fairly certain he will have a great read. Thanks for sharing!

Leave a reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *