News About: 2013 Winterbottom Stakes

Perth Could Be Answer to Buffering’s Elusive Group 1

Perth Could Be Answer to Buffering’s Elusive Group 1

12 Jun, 2013

The solution to Buffering’s Group 1 drought could lie in Perth in November’s Winterbottom Stakes (1200m) at Ascot.

Buffering is likely to head to Perth for the Winterbottom Stakes after a Melbourne spring campaign. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Arguably the best horse in the country yet to succeed in the top grade, trainer …

Knee Fracture Forces Barakey Out for Six Months

Knee Fracture Forces Barakey Out for Six Months

12 Mar, 2013

Punters who moved quickly to put Barakey into the “sack file” after his disappointing 11th in the Newmarket Handicap may want to reconsider.

The Perth speedster had a genuine excuse when suffering the first defeat of his career, with scans confirming he fractured his knee during the $1 million sprint.

The five-year-old will have six …