News About: 2011 George Moore Stakes

Hammertime nails George Moore on Adebisi

Hammertime nails George Moore on Adebisi

10 Dec, 2011

The Group 3 George Moore Stakes (1200m) run at 4.15pm would be best remembered as ‘Hammertime.’

That’s because the winner Adebisi got away with cushy run in front courtesy of under-rated Gold Coast rider Paul Hammersley.

Hammersley let the Desleigh Forster-trained gelding roll to the lead at his own pace.

From there he settled comfortably …

Belltone to lift for Moore

Belltone to lift for Moore

10 Dec, 2011

Connections of UNiTAB $8 chance Belltone are expecting an improved run in today’s Group 3 $200,000 George Moore Stakes (1200m) at Doomben .

The Kelso Wood-trained six-year-old is going into the race second-up after a close up effort in the Listed Keith Noud Quality (1200m) at Eagle Farm a fortnight ago.

On that occasion jockey …

Havatryst In Need Of New George Moore Stakes Jockey

Havatryst In Need Of New George Moore Stakes Jockey

8 Dec, 2011

Trainer Barry Baldwin will need to find a new jockey for Havatryst in this weekend’s George Moore Stakes at Doomben.

Injured rider Larry Cassidy is booked to ride the four-year-old in the Group 3 race, however, is currently suffering from cartilage damage to his ribs.

Cassidy sustained the injury in a race fall at Doomben …

In-form Munce on key rides for Wood

In-form Munce on key rides for Wood

8 Dec, 2011

The promise of a heavy track at Doomben hasn’t stopped top jockey Chris Munce in thinking Lucky Morna can make a successful return to racing in the Listed Carlton Mid Mode Plate (1200m) on Saturday.

Munce who has ridden 17 winners from his last 64 rides, unsurprisingly has a full book of rides of which …

Essington Equipped For George Moore Stakes Showdown

Essington Equipped For George Moore Stakes Showdown

8 Dec, 2011

Trainer Darryl Hansen will put the threat of a six month disqualification behind him as he saddles up Essington for this Saturday’s Group 3 George Moore Stakes at Doomben.

Hansen lost his fist appeal against a six month training ban that was imposed by Queensland stewards after his horse Hussonator produced a positive swab in …

Hansen’s last shot to be cleared next Wednesday

Hansen’s last shot to be cleared next Wednesday

7 Dec, 2011

Embattled Sunshine Coast trainer Darryl Hansen will have one last throw at the wickets when an appeal against a six month suspension is heard by the Internal Appeal Tribunal within the Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal next Wednesday.

Hansen is fighting the suspension relating to the TC02 positive found from Hussonator at the Mackay Turf …

Startsmeup Runs In George Moore Stakes For New Trainer

Startsmeup Runs In George Moore Stakes For New Trainer

6 Dec, 2011

Queensland sprinter Startsmeup has been transferred to trainer Gillian Heinrich after spending all of his initial 20 starts with Bruce Hill.

Startsmeup has been trained by Hill since he was purchased at the 2009 Magic Millions Yearling Sale for $47,500.

The four-year-old has won four of his 20 race starts and has accrued more than …

Next Stop Brisbane For Gallivanting Rarefied

Next Stop Brisbane For Gallivanting Rarefied

28 Nov, 2011

Rarefied looks set to continue his Australian tour with Brisbane the next city on the list this summer.

Rarefied has been in tremendous form since returning after a long injury layoff for trainer Peter Snowden.

Since running a nice first up second on Derby Day at Flemington in the Salinger Stakes the horse had the …

“Moose” back to his best in Keith Noud

“Moose” back to his best in Keith Noud

26 Nov, 2011

Tough Toowoomba sprinter Listen Son showed his appreciation of home turf by turning his form around to win Listed $100,000 Keith Noud Quality (1200m) at Eagle Farm today.

The Tony Gollan-trained galloper appeared to have lost his way with a poor showing first up in the TAB.com.au Stakes at Flemington last start.

The horse they …

Ready to Rip in Keith Noud

Ready to Rip in Keith Noud

24 Nov, 2011

Trainer Andrew Williamson has stopped short of a rain dance but wouldn’t mind the promised wet weather to arrive for Listed Keith Noud Stakes contender Ready To Rip.

The promising Ready To Rip is in with a  light weight in the $200,000 1200m event at Eagle Farm and Williamson thinks rain would give him an …