News About: Affirmation

Blinkers To Help Sarajevo In Autumn Stakes

Blinkers To Help Sarajevo In Autumn Stakes

13 Feb, 2015

Sarajevo has the chance to record  his maiden win at stakes level in the 2015 Autumn Stakes and trainer John O’Shea believes that the application of blinkers will help the promising colt live up to his potential in the Group 2 event at Caulfield this weekend.

Sarajevo is taking winning form into the 2015 Autumn …

Affirmation Confirmed for Manfred Stakes Return

Affirmation Confirmed for Manfred Stakes Return

21 Jan, 2015

A standout performer for the Angaston-based trainer over his most recent racing preparation, trainer Tony McEvoy has confirmed talented three-year-old Affirmation will return to competition in the Group 3 Manfred Stakes (1200m) at Sandown on January 26th.

Affirmation will return to racing in Monday’s Group 3 Manfred Stakes. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia…

McEvoy Eyeing Randwick Guineas With Affirmation

McEvoy Eyeing Randwick Guineas With Affirmation

16 Jan, 2015

Affirmation has only had three race starts, but trainer Tony McEvoy believes that the gelding may be good enough to contest the 2015 Royal Randwick Guineas during his autumn campaign.

Affirmation will make his black type debut in the 2015 Manfred Stakes at Sandown. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Affirmation made his racing debut …

Sarajevo Close To The Mark Following Barrier Trial Win

Sarajevo Close To The Mark Following Barrier Trial Win

15 Jan, 2015

Sarajevo recorded an impressive barrier trial victory over 1050 metres at Royal Randwick this morning and trainer John O’Shea believes that the talented colt is close to the mark ahead of his return to racing.

John O’Shea was happy with the performance of Sarajevo in a barrier trial at Royal Randwick this morning. Photo by: …

Affirmation to secure Golden Rose start in Up And Coming Stakes

Affirmation to secure Golden Rose start in Up And Coming Stakes

19 Aug, 2014

Another good performance by Affirmation in the Group 3 $125,000 Up and Coming Stakes (1300m) at Randwick on Saturday will secure a start for the three year old in the $1m Golden Rose Stakes.

Affirmation can secure a start in the Golden Rose Stakes with a good performance in the Up And Coming Stakes. Photo …

Affirmation earns a Spring Carnival campaign with Caulfield win

Affirmation earns a Spring Carnival campaign with Caulfield win

28 Jul, 2014

Lightly raced two year old Affirmation has earned himself a Spring Carnival campaign after producing a powerhouse finish to take out The Grand Hotel Frankston Handicap (1400m) at Caulfield last Saturday.

Affirmation will head to Sydney after winning impressively at Caulfield. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

After travelling in the second half if the …