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Leading Sire Commands Passes Away

Leading Sire Commands Passes Away

14 Jul, 2014

Leading Australian sire Commandspassed away unexpectedly in the early hours of Saturday morning after suffering what vets believe was a heart attack.

Appearance is one of nine Group 1 winners that was produced by champion stallion Commands. Photo by: Steve Hart

Commands had plenty of success on the racecourse, including a win in the 1999 …

Golden Pendant Recieves Prizemoney Injection

Golden Pendant Recieves Prizemoney Injection

7 Jul, 2014

Sharnee Rose upset a strong field to win the 2013 edition of the Golden Pendant. Photo by: Steve Hart

The Golden Pendant will be worth $300,000 during the 2014 Sydney Spring Racing Carnival after the Australian Turf Club announced that they had increased the prizemoney for the Group 3 race by $50,000.

The Golden Pendant, …

River Lad is Stradbroke Handicap bound after BRC Sprint win

River Lad is Stradbroke Handicap bound after BRC Sprint win

17 May, 2014

River Lad is bound for a start in the Stradbroke Handicap following his all the way win in the Group 3 $125,000 Darley BRC Sprint (1350m) at Doomben today.

River Lad, blue and yellow, was able to hold off Benny's Buttons to win the BRC Sprint. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Trainer Natalie McCall said that …

She’s Clean To Return In Juanmo Stakes

She’s Clean To Return In Juanmo Stakes

15 May, 2014

She’s Clean will return to the races in the 2014 Juanmo Stakes at Doomben on Saturday and trainer Chris Waller is hoping that a stint in Queensland will help the talented mare return to her best form.

She's Clean will need to improve on her autumn form to be a winning chance in the 2014 …

Zoustar To T.J. Smith Stakes After Barrier Trial Win

Zoustar To T.J. Smith Stakes After Barrier Trial Win

31 Mar, 2014

Trainer Chris Waller has confirmed that Zoustar will contest the 2014 T.J. Smith Stakes (1200m) after the talented colt recorded a comfortable barrier trial victory at Rosehill Gardens this morning.

Jimmy Cassidy steered Zoustar to victory in a barrier trial at Rosehill Gardens this morning. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Zoustar contested the opening …

Purton Excited To Ride Sacred Falls In The George Ryder Stakes

Purton Excited To Ride Sacred Falls In The George Ryder Stakes

28 Mar, 2014

Hong Kong-based jockey Zac Purton will be returning to Sydney racing for the time since 2008 at Rosehill Gardens tomorrow and the leading hoop said that he is excited to partner Sacred Falls in the 2014 George Ryder Stakes.

Zac Purton will make his Australian Group 1 return on Sacred Falls in the 2014 George …

My Kingdom Of Fife the forgotten horse in George Ryder Stakes

My Kingdom Of Fife the forgotten horse in George Ryder Stakes

28 Mar, 2014

While Chris Waller will saddle up the three favourites in the Group 1 $1m George Ryder Stakes (1500m) at Rosehill on Saturday, he is more than happy with the progress of his forgotten horse My Kingdom Of Fife as he lines up for his second Autumn Carnival start.

My Kingdom Of Fife is the forgotten …

Scott Expecting Improved Performance From Speediness In George Ryder Stakes

Scott Expecting Improved Performance From Speediness In George Ryder Stakes

25 Mar, 2014

Trainer Colin Scott is confident that Speediness can produce an improved performance in the 2014 George Ryder Stakes at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday after finishing a disappointing seventh in the Group 1 Canterbury Stakes(1300m) at Royal Randwick on March 15.

Speediness will have his final hit-out before the Doncaster Mile in the George Ryder Stakes …

Wet track to entice Red Tracer for George Ryder Stakes

Wet track to entice Red Tracer for George Ryder Stakes

25 Mar, 2014

The prospect of a wet track at Rosehill on Saturday has enticed trainer Chris Waller to consider a start for Red Tracer in the Group 1 $1m George Ryder Stakes (1500m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

Red Tracer winning the Millie Fox Stakes on a slow7. Photo by Steve Hart.

Waller has originally planned to run …

Streama At Right Trip In George Ryder Stakes

Streama At Right Trip In George Ryder Stakes

25 Mar, 2014

Trainer Guy Walter is expecting Streama to run a big race when she steps-up to 1500 metres for the 2014 George Ryder Stakes at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday.

Streama will face stablemate Toydini in the 2014 George Ryder Stakes at Rosehill Gardens this weekend. Photo by: Steve Hart

Streama started her 2014 Sydney Autumn Racing …