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Australian Cup Autumn target for Jameka

Australian Cup Autumn target for Jameka

6 Dec, 2016

Trainer Ciaron Maher has pencilled in the Group 1 $1.5m Australian Cup (2000m) at Flemington in March as the main Autumn Carnival target for his Caulfield Cup winner Jameka.

Caulfield Cup winner Jameka, above, will be set for the Australian Cup at Flemington in the Autumn. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Jameka was one of …

Williams give Swacadelic great chance in Pakenham Cup

Williams give Swacadelic great chance in Pakenham Cup

1 Dec, 2016

Globetrotting jockey Craig Williams gives himself a great chance of winning the Listed $200,000 Superior Food Services Pakenham Cup (2500m) on Swacadelic at Pakenham on Saturday before he heads to Hong Kong for a short riding contract.

Swacadelic, above in purple and gold colours, is one of the main chances in the Pakenham Cup at …

Jameka to be set for 2017 Spring Carnival

Jameka to be set for 2017 Spring Carnival

18 Nov, 2016

Caulfield Cup winner Jameka will have a light Autumn campaign before being set for the 2017 Spring Carnival.

Caulfield Cup winner Jameka, above, will have a light Autumn campaign before being prepared for the 2017 Spring Carnival. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Ciaron Maher trained Jameka had a disappointing end to her 2016 Spring …

Who Shot Thebarman in great form for Zipping Classic

Who Shot Thebarman in great form for Zipping Classic

11 Nov, 2016

Trainer Chris Waller has declared Who Shot Thebarman in great form as he chases back to back wins in the Group 2 $300,000 Quayclean Zipping Classic (2400m) at Sandown on Saturday.

Who Shot Thebarman, above, is favourite to win back to back Zipping Classics at Sandown. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Jockey James McDonald stole …

Qewy in fine shape for Sandown Cup

Qewy in fine shape for Sandown Cup

9 Nov, 2016

Stand in trainer James Ferguson has declared that Qewy is in fine shape heading into the Listed $150,000 Ladbrokes Sandown Cup (3200m) at Sandown on Saturday.

Qewy, above in royal blue colours winning the Geelong Cup, is the favourite for the Sandown Cup at Sandown. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Godolphin’s English trainer Charlie Appleby …

Charlevoix to take on WFA in Zipping Classic

Charlevoix to take on WFA in Zipping Classic

8 Nov, 2016

Track specialist Charlevoix is set to step up dramatically in class and distance when he tackles weight for age for the first time in the Group 2 $300,000 Zipping Classic (2400m) at Sandown on Saturday.

Charlevoix, above, will tackle weight for age for the first time when he lines up in the Zipping Classic at …

Qewy among Sandown Cup nominations

Qewy among Sandown Cup nominations

7 Nov, 2016

The Godolphin international contingent will have one more runner during the Melbourne Spring Carnival with Qewy among the nominations for the Listed $150,000 Ladbrokes Sandown Cup (3200m) at Sandown on Saturday.

The Charlie Appleby trained Qewy is among the nominations for the Sandown Cup at Sandown. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Charlie Appleby trained …

Almandin highlights Zipping Classic nominations

Almandin highlights Zipping Classic nominations

7 Nov, 2016

Melbourne Cup winner Almandin could be a surprise runner in the Group 2 $300,000 Zipping Classic (2400m) at Sandown on Saturday after heading up the fifteen nominations for the weight for age feature.

Melbourne Cup winner Almandin, above, is among the nominations for the Zipping Classic at Sandown. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Prominent co-owner …

Aspect Wins Maribyrnong Plate On Debut

Aspect Wins Maribyrnong Plate On Debut

5 Nov, 2016

Aspect showed an impressive turn-of-foot to make his racing debut with a strong victory in the 2016 Maribyrnong Plate at Flemington this afternoon.

Melbourne Cup winning jockey Kerrin McEvoy was able to steer Aspect to victory in the 2016 Maribyrnong Plate. Photo by: Steve Hart

Kerrin McEvoy rode Aspect very patiently and saved the son …

Francis Of Assisi chases more Aussie dollars in Queen Elizabeth Stakes

Francis Of Assisi chases more Aussie dollars in Queen Elizabeth Stakes

4 Nov, 2016

English stayer Francis Of Assisi is chasing more Australian dollars when he lines up in the Group 3 $300,000 Queen Elizabeth Stakes (2600m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Francis Of Assisi, above, is set to chase more Australian dollars in the Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Francis Of Assisi is one …