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It’s Somewhat On Doomben Cup Path After Ajax Stakes Win

It’s Somewhat On Doomben Cup Path After Ajax Stakes Win

11 Mar, 2017

It’s Somewhat will follow a path towards the 2017 Doomben Cup after he recorded a narrow victory in the 2017 Ajax Stakes at Royal Randwick this afternoon.

It’s Somewhat gave the Godolphin team a double at Rosehill Gardens on Coolmore Classic Day. Photo by: Steve Hart

It’s Somewhat paraded with plenty of condition and looked …

Cylinder Beach to take on Winx in Queen Elizabeth Stakes

Cylinder Beach to take on Winx in Queen Elizabeth Stakes

27 Feb, 2017

Eagle Farm trainer Desleigh Forster is dreaming of taking on super star Winx with her stable star Cylinder Beach in the Group 1 $4m Longines Queen Elizabeth Stakes (2000m) at Randwick on April 8, day two of ‘The Championships’.

Cylinder Beach, above maroon and gold, could take on Winx in the Queen Elizabeth Stakes at …

Dibayani to sidestep Winx for the rest of the Autumn Carnival

Dibayani to sidestep Winx for the rest of the Autumn Carnival

27 Feb, 2017

Lindsay Park co-trainer David Hayes has mapped out a plan for the rest of the Sydney Autumn Carnival for Dibayani that will see the import sidestep glamour mare Winx.

Dibayani won’t be taking on Winx, above, again during the 2017 Sydney Autumn Carnival. Photo by Steve Hart.

Dibayani finished second to Winx in the 2016 …

Jimmy Orman called up to ride Messene in Doomben Cup

Jimmy Orman called up to ride Messene in Doomben Cup

16 May, 2016

Brisbane’s leading apprentice Jimmy Orman has been called up to ride Messene in the Group 1 $650,000 Hardy Brothers Doomben Cup (2000m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Apprentice Jimmy Orman will ride Messene in the Doomben Cup at Doomben. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Orman will take over from Blake Shinn who rode the Team Hawkes trained …

It’s Somewhat Wins Ajax Stakes

It’s Somewhat Wins Ajax Stakes

12 Mar, 2016

It’s Somewhat has survived a late charge from Excess Knowledge and Dances On Stars to return to winning form in the Group 2 Ajax Stakes (1500m) at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon.

It’s Somewhat maintained to the line to win the Group 2 Ajax Stakes at Rosehill Gardens. Photo: Steve Hart

It’s Somewhat jumped from the …

Good Project On Doncaster Mile Path

Good Project On Doncaster Mile Path

21 Jan, 2016

Trainer Chris Waller is keen to win another Group 1 with Good Project and has earmarked the 2016 Doncaster Mile as the major Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival goal for the Railway Stakes winner.

Good Project will return to the races in the Liverpool City Cup at the end of February. Photo by: Steve Hart

Good …

Ecuador’s Epsom Handicap Odds Lengthen

Ecuador’s Epsom Handicap Odds Lengthen

2 Oct, 2015

Ecuador has drifted out to 2015 Epsom Handicap odds of $31 and trainer Gai Waterhouse believes that the talented miler represents great value at his current quote for the Group 1 event that will be held at Royal Randwick tomorrow.

Ecuador has the chance to record a maiden win at Group 1 level in the …

Fitness Edge Key For Burbero In Warwick Stakes

Fitness Edge Key For Burbero In Warwick Stakes

18 Aug, 2015

Burbero will take his place in the 2015 Warwick Stakes and trainer Bjorn Baker believes that the Missile Stakes winner’s fitness edge will be key to his chances in the Group 2 event at Royal Randwick on Saturday.

Burbero has the chance to become the first horse since Pinwheel in 2012 to complete the Missile …

Burbero on Epsom trial in The July Sprint

Burbero on Epsom trial in The July Sprint

23 Jul, 2015

Greatly improved galloper Burbero will be on trial for the Group 1 $1m The Star Epsom (1600m) at Randwick on October 3 when he resumes at Canterbury on Saturday.

Burbero resumes from a spell in The July Sprint at Canterbury. Photo by Steve Hart.

Burbero in one of seven runners lining up in the $85,000 …

Malavio To Debut For New Stable In Ramornie Handicap

Malavio To Debut For New Stable In Ramornie Handicap

7 Jul, 2015

Group 3 winner Malavio has been included in the 2015 Ramornie Handicap field and is set to make his debut for new trainer Mario Caltabiano in the Listed event at Grafton tomorrow.

Malavio scored the biggest win of his racing career in the 2013 Tramway Handicap. Photo by: Steve Hart

Malavio was sent to the …