News About: 2011 The Metropolitan
The Metropolitan favourite Lamasery is in danger of being scratched from the field tomorrow afternoon should the conditions around Sydney continue to deteriorate.
Trainer David Vandyke says his horse is in great shape however he doesn’t wish to run him if …
Trainer David Vandyke proved his critics wrong when Lamasery defied his breeding to win the 2,400 metre Group 3 Colin Stephen Handicapat Rosehill last weekend.
“There were a few question marks on Saturday and it’s great that he could answer them with a …
Randwick trainer Ron Quinton feels that his four-year-old mare Crafty Irna is capable of winning the $400,000 The Metropolitan on Rosehill’s Epsom Handicap Daynext month.
Crafty Irna finished second to Lamasery last start in the Group 3 Kingston Town Stakes.
The mare …
There has been a smaller than expected number of nominations for this year’s Melbourne Cup at Flemington this November.
Just 163 horses have accepted for the first round of nominations, which is a far cry from last year’s 253.
As expected jumps champion Black And Bent features in the Melbourne Cup nominations after winning all …
Queensland Cup placegetter Raeburn will head south for the Sydney Spring Racing Carnival earlier than planned due to the lack of suitable staying races on offer in his home state.
The seven-year-old gelding has not had a run since his third placing to Tinseltown in the Listed Queensland Cup at Eagle Farm on July 9.…
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