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Aurie’s Star Handicap Ideal for Smart Volatility

Aurie’s Star Handicap Ideal for Smart Volatility

5 Aug, 2016

Jockey Tye Angland is confident that Hong Kong import Smart Volatility will prove tough to beat when he lines up for the Group 3 Aurie’s Star Handicap (1200m) at Flemington Racecourse on Saturday.

Jockey Tye Angland will partner Smart Volatility in Saturday’s Aurie’s Star Handicap at Flemington. Photo: Daniel Costello

Smart Volatility made his Australian …

Australian Horses Named In 2015 World’s Best Racehorse Rankings Top 10

Australian Horses Named In 2015 World’s Best Racehorse Rankings Top 10

20 Jan, 2016

The 2015 World’s Best Racehorse Rankings have been released and Australian gallopers Chautauqua, Winx and Lankan Rupee have all been named in the top ten.

Lankan Rupee is one of three Australian-trained horses that finished 2015 in the World’s Best Racehorse Rankings Top 10. Photo by: Sarah Ebbett

Chautauqua suffered a shock defeat in the …

Moore Confident Able Friend Can Bounce Back In Hong Kong Mile

Moore Confident Able Friend Can Bounce Back In Hong Kong Mile

11 Dec, 2015

Able Friend suffered a shock defeat in the Group 2 Jockey Club Mile (1600m) a fortnight ago, but trainer John Moore is confident that his star galloper can return to winning form in the 2015 Hong Kong Mile at Sha Tin on Sunday.

Joao Moreira has been booked to ride Able Friend in the 2015 …

2015 P.B. Lawrence Stakes Tips: Smokin’ Joey The Horse To Beat

2015 P.B. Lawrence Stakes Tips: Smokin’ Joey The Horse To Beat

14 Aug, 2015

Adam Blencowe has Smokin’ Joey on top of his 2015 P.B. Lawrence Stakes tips, but the ratings expert admits that there are a number of winning chances in the Group 2 event at Caulfield on Saturday.

Smokin’ Joey is currently on top of 2015 P.B. Lawrence Stakes betting markets. Photo by: Jenny Barnes

Smokin’ Joey …

Warwick Stakes Likely For Kermadec

Warwick Stakes Likely For Kermadec

31 Jul, 2015

Trainer Chris Waller has confirmed that Kermadec is likely to return to racing in the 2015 Warwick Stakes at Royal Randwick on August 22.

Kermadec is set to start his 2015 Spring Racing Carnival campaign in the Warwick Stakes. Photo by: Steve Hart

Kermadec was given his second quite trial over 840 metres at Royal …

Vancouver is flying in preparation for Golden Rose Stakes

Vancouver is flying in preparation for Golden Rose Stakes

16 Jul, 2015

Golden Slipper winner Vancouver is flying on the tracks in his preparation for his return to racing in the Spring with his first major goal the Group 1 $1m Golden Rose Stakes (1400m) at Rosehill on September 12.

Golden Slipper Stakes winner Vancouver is in fine shape in his lead up to the G1 Golden …

Pornichet ticking over nicely as he prepares for Cox Plate

Pornichet ticking over nicely as he prepares for Cox Plate

8 Jul, 2015

Cox Plate fancy Pornichet is pleasing the Waterhouse stable on the track as he begins his preparation towards the major Melbourne Spring Carnival races.

Pornichet is progressing nicely as he prepares for the 2015 Cox Plate a Moonee Valley. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Trainer Gai Waterhouse is starting to step up the workload of Pornichet …

Cox Plate On The Agenda For Italian Derby Winner Goldstream

Cox Plate On The Agenda For Italian Derby Winner Goldstream

2 Jul, 2015

2015 Italian Derby winner Goldstream has been purchased by Australian Bloodstock and will be set for the 2015 Cox Plate during his maiden campaign in Australia.

Australian Bloodstock are hopeful that Goldstream can replicate the feat of Adelaide and win the Cox Plate as a Northern Hemisphere three-year-old. Photo by: Sarah Ebbett

Goldstream made his …

Memsie Stakes The Early Spring Target For Suavito

Memsie Stakes The Early Spring Target For Suavito

22 Jun, 2015

Trainer Nigel Blackiston has revealed that the 2015 Memsie Stakes will be the early Spring Racing Carnival target for Group 1 winning mare Suavito.

Suavito will have the chance to add another win to her Group 1 resume in the 2015 Memsie Stakes. Photo by: Adrienne Bicknell

Suavito finished her 2014 Spring Racing Carnival campaign …

Cox Plate invitee Solow  wins Queen Anne Stakes

Cox Plate invitee Solow wins Queen Anne Stakes

17 Jun, 2015

Cox Plate invitee Solow opened the Royal Ascot five day Carnival with a win in the Group 1 £375,000 The Queen Anne Stakes (1 mile) on Tuesday.

Hong Kong’s leading jockey Joao Moreira could offer no excuses for the disappointing performance of Able Friend in The Queen Anne Stakes at Royal Ascot. Photo by Sarah …