News About: Andrew Balding

Rudy Headlines Eclipse Stakes Nominations

Rudy Headlines Eclipse Stakes Nominations

9 Nov, 2015

The 2015 Eclipse Stakes nominations have been released and Rudy will have the chance to return to his best form in the Group 3 event at Sandown on Saturday.

Rudy is one of a number of talented gallopers in the 2015 Eclipse Stakes nominations. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Rudy stamped himself as a genuine contender …

Group 1 Globetrotter Side Glance Retired

Group 1 Globetrotter Side Glance Retired

30 Jun, 2015

Trainer Andrew Balding has revealed talented Group 1-winning globetrotter Side Glance has been retired from racing following an impressive forty start career.

2013 Mackinnon Stakes winner Side Glance has been retired from racing. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia

Side Glance produced eight wins and fourteen minor places through an impressive career; undoubtedly highlighted by his …

Laming Rates Refectory’s Adelaide Cup Chances

Laming Rates Refectory’s Adelaide Cup Chances

9 Mar, 2015

Refectory will be making his debut at Group level in the 2015 Adelaide Cup, but trainer Richard Laming is confident that the imported galloper can win the Group 2 event at Morphettville this afternoon.

Refectory will face the toughest test of his career to date in the 2015 Adelaide Cup at Morphettville. Photo by: Adrienne …

Lord Van Percy to run in Zipping Classic

Lord Van Percy to run in Zipping Classic

10 Nov, 2014

English stayer Lord Van Percy has recovered from the injury that forced him to miss a shot at the Melbourne Cup and will go around in the Group 2 $350,000 Deadly Design Zipping Classic (2400m) at Sandown on Saturday.

Lord Van Percy is set to run in the Zipping Classic at Sandown. Photo Race Horse …

Melbourne Cup dream over for Lord Van Percy, Lexus Stakes scratching

Melbourne Cup dream over for Lord Van Percy, Lexus Stakes scratching

1 Nov, 2014

The Melbourne Cup dream is over for English trainer Andrew Balding after his stayer Lord Van Percy had to be scratched from the Group 3 $300,000 Lexus Stakes (2500m) at Flemington today.

Lord Van Percy had to be scratched from the Lexus Stakes because of a leg injury. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Lord …

Place In Melbourne Cup Field On Offer For Lord Van Percy

Place In Melbourne Cup Field On Offer For Lord Van Percy

28 Oct, 2014

Trainer Andrew Balding is confident that Lord Van Percy can earn a place in the 2014 Melbourne Cup field by winning the Group 3 Lexus Stakes (2500m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Lord Van Percy needs to win the Lexus Stakes to qualify for a start in the 2014 Melbourne Cup. Photo by: Race Horse Photos …

Side Glance To Take Forward Position In Cox Plate Field

Side Glance To Take Forward Position In Cox Plate Field

23 Oct, 2014

Trainer Andrew Balding has revealed that he would like to see Side Glance settle towards the front of the 2014 Cox Plate field at Moonee Valley on Saturday.

Trainer Andrew Balding is happy with the condition of Side Glance ahead of the 2014 Cox Plate at Moonee Valley on Saturday. Photo by: Race Horse Photos …

Side Glance wraps up Cox Plate preparation with leisurely gallop

Side Glance wraps up Cox Plate preparation with leisurely gallop

22 Oct, 2014

Consistent Group 1 performer Side Glance wrapped up his Cox Plate preparation with a leisurely gallop at the TAB International Horse Centre in Werribee today.

2013 Mackinnon Stakes winner Side Glance, above, had a leisurely final hit out for the Cox Plate at Werribee on Wednesday. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Side Glance was …

2014 Cox Plate: Side Glance To Take Benefit From Caulfield Stakes Run

2014 Cox Plate: Side Glance To Take Benefit From Caulfield Stakes Run

20 Oct, 2014

European galloper Side Glance is set to contest the 2014 Cox Plate at Moonee Valley on Saturday and connections believe that the Group 1 winner has taken plenty of improvement from his tough third in the Group 1 Caulfield Stakes (2000m) on October 11.

Side Glance will run in the 2014 Cox Plate and is …

Caulfield Stakes To Decide Spring Path For Side Glance

Caulfield Stakes To Decide Spring Path For Side Glance

9 Oct, 2014

Experienced traveler Side Glance remains a chance of running in the Group 1 Cox Plate (2400m) at Moonee Valley next Saturday if he is able to record a second win in Australia in the 2014 Caulfield Stakesthis weekend.

Side Glance will return to racing in the 2014 Caulfield Stakes at Caulfield this weekend. Photo by: …