News About: 2012 Australian Turf Club Handicap

Houston Benefactor Debuts For New Trainer

Houston Benefactor Debuts For New Trainer

26 Jun, 2012

Houston Benefactor will have her first start for new trainer Ron Quinton when she lines up at Canterbury tomorrow.

It will be the second change of trainer for the three-year-old filly, who spent her first eight runs with Anthony Cummings before being moved to John Sadler for five starts.

The owners of the Encosta De …

O’Shea Stables Aquire Impressive Alberton Park

O’Shea Stables Aquire Impressive Alberton Park

20 Jan, 2012

Trainer John O’Shea will saddle up new stable acquisition Alberton Park for the first time tomorrow in the Australian Turf Club Handicap at Rosehill.

Alberton Park has just been transferred from Liam Birchley’s stables in Queensland, where she won five of her 28 career starts.

O’Shea is not interested in what the five-year-old mare has …

Blake Shinn Makes Sydney Return

Blake Shinn Makes Sydney Return

4 Jan, 2012

Blake Shinn will continue his career comeback with a book of six rides at Canterbury today.

The jockey, whose chequered past includes a suspension for betting on his races, enjoyed his first win after a 12 month riding ban at just his second ride back at Sandown two weeks ago.

Shinn will now attempt to …