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Brideoake Confident of Spring Success for Thames Court

Brideoake Confident of Spring Success for Thames Court

13 Jul, 2016

Trainer David Brideoake is confident that Thames Court will step up to stable star status, when the rising four-year-old returns to racing during the forthcoming 2016 Spring Carnival.

Thames Court is David Brideoake’s leading chance of stakes success this spring. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Thames Court has more than stamped herself as a filly to …

Okahu Bay Scores Narrow Win In South Australian Fillies Classic

Okahu Bay Scores Narrow Win In South Australian Fillies Classic

16 May, 2015

Okahu Bay fought home bravely to record a narrow victory over Bahamas in the 2015 South Australian Fillies Classic at Morphettville this afternoon.

Okahu Bay went into the race as an outsider at the lengthy quote of $71 and jockey Matthew Neilson elected to roll forward on the Flying Spur filly in the early stages …

Fontein Ruby on Queensland Oaks trial at Caulfield

Fontein Ruby on Queensland Oaks trial at Caulfield

12 May, 2015

Trainer Robert Smerdon will give Fontein Ruby one more chance to earn a start in the Group 1 $500,000 Treasury Casino & Hotel Queensland Oaks (2200m) at Doomben on May 30 when she lines up Caulfield on Saturday.

Fontein Ruby will be on trial for the Queensland Oaks when she runs at Caulfield. Photo by …

Dabernig Happy With Robert Sangster Stakes Duo

Dabernig Happy With Robert Sangster Stakes Duo

2 May, 2015

The Lindsay Park team has both Gregers and Wawail in the 2015 Robert Sangster Stakes field and co-trainer Tom Dabernig is happy with both gallopers heading into the Group 1 event at Morphettville this afternoon.

Wawail is one of two Lindsay Park-trained gallopers in the 2015 Robert Sangster Stakes. Photo by: Adrienne Bicknell

Gregers finished …

2015 Australasian Oaks Tips: Fontein Ruby The Horse To Beat

2015 Australasian Oaks Tips: Fontein Ruby The Horse To Beat

1 May, 2015

South Australian Racecaller Terry McAuliffe has Fontein Ruby on top of his 2015 Australasian Oaks tips and he believes the gritty filly will prove tough to beat in the Group 1 event at Morphettville tomorrow.

Fontein Ruby is the horse to beat in the 2015 Australasian Oaks in Adelaide tomorrow. Photo by: Adrienne Bicknell

Fontein …

Carey Happy With Choix De Maia Ahead Of Australasian Oaks

Carey Happy With Choix De Maia Ahead Of Australasian Oaks

30 Apr, 2015

There has been a sprinkling of support for Choix De Maia in 2015 Australasian Oaks betting markets and trainer Pat Carey is happy with the progressive filly heading into the Group 1 event at Morphettville on Saturday.

Rhys McLeod has been booked to ride Choix De Maia in the 2015 Australasian Oaks at Morphettville this …

ATC Australian Oaks still on the agenda for Solicit

ATC Australian Oaks still on the agenda for Solicit

24 Mar, 2014

Flemington training team of Mathew Ellerton and Simon Zahra are willing to forgive Solicit’s unplaced effort last Friday night at Moonee Valley and will now focus on the Group 1 $1m ATC Australian Oaks (2400m) at Randwick on April 19.

Solicit, green cap on fence, finished fourth to Marianne, red cap, in Alexandra Stakes. Photo …

Solicit out of Phar Lap Stakes, runs at Moonee Valley

Solicit out of Phar Lap Stakes, runs at Moonee Valley

20 Mar, 2014

Dual acceptor Solicit has been scratched from the Group 2 $175,000 Cellarbrations Phar Lap Stakes (1500m) at Rosehill on Saturday to run at Moonee Valley on Friday night.

Solicit has been scratched from the Phar Lap Stakes at Rosehill to run at Moonee Valley. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Co-trainers Mathew Ellerton and Simon …

Suavito A Chance For Australian Oaks

Suavito A Chance For Australian Oaks

11 Mar, 2014

Trainer Nigel Blackiston has revealed that talented filly Suavito will have her next race start in the Alexandra Stakes (1600m) at Moonee Valley on March 21 and could head to Sydney for the Group 1 Australian Oaks (2400m), if she is successful in the Listed event.

Suavito produced a strong first-up performance in the Group …

You’re So Good To Begin Spring Campaign In Cockram Stakes

You’re So Good To Begin Spring Campaign In Cockram Stakes

16 Aug, 2013

Trainer Nigel Blackiston is confident that classy mare You’re So Good can begin her spring campaign with a victory in the Group 3 Cockram Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield tomorrow.

You're So Good will begin her spring campaign in the Cockram Stakes at Caulfield on Saturday. Photos by: Race Horse Photos Australia

You’re So Good had …