News About: Al Quoz Sprint

Time to decide Buffering’s future

Time to decide Buffering’s future

3 May, 2016

Trainer Robert Heathcote will let time decide if seven times Group 1 winner Buffering will race on into the Spring or be retired.

Buffering, above, was cleared of any serious leg injury after running last in the Chairman’s Sprint Prize in Hong Kong. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Buffering was cleared of any serious leg injury …

Buffering draws perfectly for Chairman’s Sprint Prize

Buffering draws perfectly for Chairman’s Sprint Prize

28 Apr, 2016

Queensland’s number one sprinter Buffering has drawn perfectly at barrier three for the Group 1 HK$10,000,000 Chairman’s Sprint Prize (1200m) at Sha Tin in Hong Kong on Sunday.

Buffering has drawn barrier 3 in the Chairman’s Sprint Prize at Sha Tin in Hong Kong. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Jockey Damian Browne will have no trouble …

Buffering ready to fire in Chairman’s Sprint Prize

Buffering ready to fire in Chairman’s Sprint Prize

27 Apr, 2016

International Group 1 winner Buffering is ready to fire in Sunday’s Group 1 HK$10,000,000 Chairman’s Sprint Prize (1200m) at Sha Tin in Hong Kong but trainer Robert Heathcote admits that Australian rival Chautauqua will be hard to beat.

Buffering is ready to fire in the Chairman’s Sprint Prize at Sha Tin in Hong Kong. Photo …

Buffering and Chautauqua take on local sprinters in Chairman’s Sprint Prize

Buffering and Chautauqua take on local sprinters in Chairman’s Sprint Prize

26 Apr, 2016

Multiple international Group 1 winner Buffering and the world’s highest rated sprinter Chautauqua are set to take on the best local sprinters in the Group 1 HK$10,000,000 Chairman’s Sprint Prize (1200m) at Sha Tin in Hong Kong on Sunday.

Buffering, above, is set to take on Hong Kong’s best sprinters in the Chairman’s Sprint Prize …

Buffering continues to please in lead up to Chairman’s Sprint Prize

Buffering continues to please in lead up to Chairman’s Sprint Prize

20 Apr, 2016

International Group 1 winner Buffering continues to please his connections in the lead up to the Group 1 HK$10,000,000 Chairman’s Sprint Prize (1200m) at Sha Tin in Hong Kong on May 1.

Buffering. above, continues to please trainer Robert Heathcote in the lead up to the Chairman’s Sprint Prize in Hong Kong. Photo by Daniel …

Winx elevated to the top of world rankings

Winx elevated to the top of world rankings

15 Apr, 2016

Winx’s Doncaster Mile win has elevated her to the top of the Longines World’s Best Racehorse Rankings which were released on Thursday in Europe.

Winx, above, has been rated the equal best racehorse in the world. Photo by Steve Hart.

Winx was given a rating of 126 by the International Federation of Horse Racing Authorities …

Eagle Farm on track for May 11 re-opening

Eagle Farm on track for May 11 re-opening

12 Apr, 2016

Eagle Farm is on track for the May 11 re-opening according to premiership winning jockey Michael Cahill.

Buffering with Damian Browne in the saddle galloped on the new Eagle Farm surface on March 8 before heading off to Dubai. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Cahill was given the job of testing out the new Eagle Farm …

Royal  Ascot mission off for Buffering

Royal Ascot mission off for Buffering

5 Apr, 2016

Trainer Robert Heathcote has cancelled a Royal Ascot mission for Buffering and the seven times Group 1 winner will return to Queensland to prepare for a 2016 Spring Carnival campaign after running in the Group 1 HK$10,000,000 Chairman’s Sprint (1200m) at Sha Tin in Hong Kong on May 1.

Buffering will head back to Queensland …

Buffering to chase more international G1s after Al Quoz Sprint win

Buffering to chase more international G1s after Al Quoz Sprint win

29 Mar, 2016

Queensland sprinting star Buffering will chase more international Group 1 wins in Hong Kong and possibly Royal Ascot after scoring a dominant win in the Group 1 US$1m Al Quoz Sprint (1000m) at Meydan in Dubai last Saturday night.

Buffering, above, heads to Hong Kong after winning the G1 Al Quoz Sprint in Dubai. Photo …

Buffering feels super for Al Quoz Sprint

Buffering feels super for Al Quoz Sprint

24 Mar, 2016

Six times Group 1 winner Buffering in is super form as he prepares to run in the Group 1 US$1m Al Quoz Sprint (1000m) down the turf straight at Meydan in Dubai on Saturday night.

Buffering is feeling super as he prepares to run in the Al Quoz Sprint in Dubai. Photo by Daniel Costello.…