News About: 2012 Australian Derby

Silent Achiever Set for Derby

Silent Achiever Set for Derby

10 Apr, 2012

New Zealand star Silent Achiever gets another chance to showcase her talent on Australian soil in this weekend’s Australian Derby after an unlucky debut in the Rosehill Guineas.

Coming from barrier 17 in the Rosehill Guineas, Silent Achiever ran gallantly to finish third behind Gai Waterhouse gelding Laser Hawk and fellow New Zealand horse Ocean …

Rekindled Alliance Substitutes Guineas Run For Phar Lap Stakes

Rekindled Alliance Substitutes Guineas Run For Phar Lap Stakes

19 Mar, 2012

Rekindled Alliance is due to run in the Group 2 Phar Lap Stakes at Rosehill this weekend after missing out on a Randwick Guineas run last weekend.

The rain in Sydney forced trainer Paul Messara to scratch Rekindled Alliance from the Randwick Guineas field, however, he will be ready to impress this Saturday.

Messara will …

Walter’s 3YO Champions Ready To Trial

Walter’s 3YO Champions Ready To Trial

24 Jan, 2012

Guy Walters gun three year old pairing of Streama and Doctor Doom will be in action this Friday in trials at Randwick as the two prepare for a huge autumn period.

For Streama the ultimate task looks like being bringing down flying filly Atlantic Jewel and for Doctor Doom it’ll be about getting up in …

Sangster On Road To 2012 Melbourne Cup

Sangster On Road To 2012 Melbourne Cup

6 Dec, 2011

Troy Busuttin got the thrill of his training career over the spring carnival when Sangster upset a string of more fancied rivals to win the Group 1 Victoria Derby.

It was the perfect end to a long campaign in which the horse had thrived since arriving in Australia.

Originally from New Zealand, he actually won …