News About: 2012 Expressway Stakes

Expressway Start Could Keep Schofield On Manawanui

Expressway Start Could Keep Schofield On Manawanui

1 Feb, 2012

We reported yesterday that Glyn Schofield was facing a massive problem in the coming weeks where he’d be forced to choose between Manawanui for Ron Leemon or Hay List for John McNair.

Both were scheduled to start on February 18 but one would be in Sydney and the other down in Melbourne.

We said the …

Rain Affair Sets A High Standard At Warwick Farm Trials

Rain Affair Sets A High Standard At Warwick Farm Trials

31 Jan, 2012

Rain Affair has staked his claim to the Group 2 Expressway Stakes next month with a sizzling trial performance at Warwick Farm today.

The Commands gelding won his 800 metre trial in a speedy 46.1 seconds, beating his closest rival to the post by seven lengths.

The performance placed him more than one second clear …

Sydney trio Magic Millions bound after Rosehill trials

Sydney trio Magic Millions bound after Rosehill trials

6 Jan, 2012

Three Sydney gallopers have booked places for Saturday week’s Magic Millions feature races after strong trial performances at Rosehill today.

Sufusa and Fundido won their trials while four-year-old Top Drop finished a pleasing second.

Fundido, a $17 chance in the $2m Magic Millions Classic (1200m), wore winkers when winning trial eight over 900m.

The Chris …

Guess Who’s Back, Back Again

Guess Who’s Back, Back Again

5 Jan, 2012

Autumn specialist Rangirangdoo is gearing up for a return in about a month under the close watch of trainer Chris Waller.

The horse has had only a handful of starts over the past couple of years with injury a constant part of his career.

Despite this when he has run he’s made it count winning …