News About: AJC Australian Oaks

Fibrillation Back In Form For Summer Campaign

Fibrillation Back In Form For Summer Campaign

17 Nov, 2011

Fibrillation will target the Villiers Stakes at Warwick Farm

Trainer Tim Martin has pinpointed the Group 2 Villiers Stakes at Warwick Farm next month as the main target for promising mare Fibrillation.

Martin is not too shy to make comparisons between Fibrillation and Cox Plate winning mare Pinker Pinker.

Fibrillation has beaten Pinker Pinker home …

Kent Is Absolutely Ready For Caulfield Cup Win

Kent Is Absolutely Ready For Caulfield Cup Win

4 Jul, 2011

Absolutely will be aimed at the Caulfield Cup

This year’s AJC Australian Oaks winner, Absolutely, will now be aimed at the Caulfield Cup during Melbourne’s Spring Racing carnival by trainer Mick Kent.

The three-year-old filly has not raced since she beat race favourite Shamrocker in the Oaks at Randwick on April 16.

Kent said Absolutely …

Kembla Grange Trainer Handed Eight Month Ban

Kembla Grange Trainer Handed Eight Month Ban

1 Jul, 2011

Kembla Grange trainer Diane Poidevin-Laine has been banned from training for eight months after one of her horses returned a positive drug test following a race.

The trainer was found to have brought filly Dane Empress to the races with a prohibited substance in her system.

The three-year-old was found to have elevated TCO2 levels, …

Shamrocker Has Tough Road To Winning Double

Shamrocker Has Tough Road To Winning Double

14 Apr, 2011

The AJC Derby / AJC Oaks double might be a tough ask for in-form filly Shamrocker

Danny O’Brien is not convinced of his chances of claiming the AJC Derby/AJC Oaks double with Shamrocker this Saturday April 16, 2011.

Shamrocker, who became the first filly in 22 years to win the AJC Australian Derby last weekend, …

Shamrocker Charge Leaves Moroney Shakey

Shamrocker Charge Leaves Moroney Shakey

13 Apr, 2011

Shamrocker's win in the Australian Derby has left her Oaks competitors sweating

Trainer of Brazilian Pulse Mike Moroney is sweating a little bit after Shamrocker’s Australian Derby win heading into the Australian Oaks this weekend at Randwick.

Brazilian Pulse won the VRC Oaks ahead of Shamrocker during the spring last year but that hasn’t stopped …

Quinton’s Crafty Irna A Real Shot in The AJC Oaks

Quinton’s Crafty Irna A Real Shot in The AJC Oaks

12 Apr, 2011

Crafty Irna is a genuine threat in the AJC Australian Oaks

Ron Quinton knows what it takes to win Oaks races as both a jockey and a trainer so since he declared his current hope Crafty Irna a genuine threat in the AJC Australian Oaks many people are taking notice.

In the saddle Quinton triumphed …