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Testashadow Scores Upset Magic Millions Cup Win

Testashadow Scores Upset Magic Millions Cup Win

14 Jan, 2017

Testashadow got his nose down at the right time to score an upset victory in a thrilling edition of the 2017 Magic Millions Cup at the Gold Coast this afternoon.

Testashadow won the 2017 Magic Millions Cup in a blanket finish. Photo by: Steve Hart

In the final 100 metres of the race there were …

Negative 2017 Standish Handicap Weights Reaction

Negative 2017 Standish Handicap Weights Reaction

29 Dec, 2016

The racing community has reacted negatively to the handicapping situation in Melbourne that has all runners in Sunday’s Standish Handicap 2017 field equal on 58kg at Flemington Racecourse.

Adelaide mare Cavaloce meets all 10 rivals in the Standish Handicap at Flemington on New Year’s Day equal at 58kg. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

Originally the Darren Weir-trained …

Standish Handicap Option for Lucky Hussler

Standish Handicap Option for Lucky Hussler

28 Dec, 2016

Melbourne Cup winning horseman Darren Weir is considering a New Year’s Day run at Flemington in the Standish Handicap with his Gold Coast Magic Millions bound sprinter Lucky Hussler.

Lucky Hussler could run down the Flemington straight on New Year’s Day in the 2017 Standish Handicap. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Last summer the now seven-year-old son …

Silent Sedition Scores Tough Win In Summoned Stakes

Silent Sedition Scores Tough Win In Summoned Stakes

12 Nov, 2016

Silent Sedition was forced to do plenty of work, but she was still able to get the job done in the 2016 Summoned Stakes at Ladbrokes Park this afternoon.

Craig Williams elected to roll forward in the early stages of the Summoned Stakes and Silent Sedition was caught in a slightly tricky position, which forced …

Australian Cup On The Agenda For Eclipse Stakes Winner Turnitaround

Australian Cup On The Agenda For Eclipse Stakes Winner Turnitaround

12 Nov, 2016

Trainer Matthew Williams has revealed that the 2017 Australian Cup is the long-term goal for Turnitaround after he returned to winning form in the 2016 Eclipse Stakes at Ladbrokes Park this afternoon.

Turnitaround, above, winning the Eclipse Stakes at Sandown. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Turnitaround drew towards the outside of the Eclipse Stakes, but …

Lucky Hussler Returns To Winning Form In Kevin Heffernan Stakes

Lucky Hussler Returns To Winning Form In Kevin Heffernan Stakes

12 Nov, 2016

Lucky Hussler bounced back to winning form to record a narrow victory over Illustrious Lad in the 2016 Kevin Heffernan Stakes at Ladbrokes Park this afternoon.

Lucky Hussler started his 2016 Spring Racing Carnival campaign with a seventh place finish in the Group 1 Moir Stakes (1000m) at Moonee Valley on September 30 and he …

2016 Zipping Classic Results: Beautiful Romance Wins

2016 Zipping Classic Results: Beautiful Romance Wins

12 Nov, 2016

Beautiful Romance got her nose down at the right time to record a narrow victory in a thrilling edition of the 2016 Zipping Classic at Ladbrokes Park this afternoon.

Beautiful Romance, Almoonqith and Big Orange fought out the finish in the Zipping Classic. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

There were a host of winning chances …

Morton’s Fork Storms Home To Win Ladbrokes Sandown Guineas

Morton’s Fork Storms Home To Win Ladbrokes Sandown Guineas

12 Nov, 2016

Morton’s Fork stormed home in the final stages to record a narrow victory in an exciting edition of the 2016 Ladbrokes Sandown Guineas.

Morton’s Fork swooped down the outside to win the 2016 Ladbrokes Sandown Guineas. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Morton’s Fork started the Ladbrokes Sandown Guineas as a short-priced favourite and it didn’t …

Prompt Response Records Deserved Win In Twilight Glow Stakes

Prompt Response Records Deserved Win In Twilight Glow Stakes

12 Nov, 2016

Talented filly Prompt Response returned to winning form with a tough victory in the 2016 Twilight Glow Stakes at Ladbrokes Park this afternoon.

Prompt Response held-off a host of challengers to win the 2016 Twilight Glow Stakes at Ladbrokes Park this afternoon. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Prompt Response went into the Twilight Glow Stakes …

Husson Eagle On Track For Magic Millions Sprint Defence After Doveton Stakes Win

Husson Eagle On Track For Magic Millions Sprint Defence After Doveton Stakes Win

12 Nov, 2016

Husson Eagle will head to the 2017 Magic Millions Sprint at the Gold Coast in January after she returned to the races with an impressive victory in the Doveton Stakes at Ladbrokes Park this afternoon.

Husson Eagle got the job done in impressive fashion in the Doveton Stakes. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Miss Promiscuity …