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Malice up to 2200m of the Tattersall’s Cup for first time

Malice up to 2200m of the Tattersall’s Cup for first time

22 Jun, 2016

The John O’Shea trained Malice will be stepping up to the 2200m of the Group 3 $200,000 Carlton Mid Tattersall’s Cup for the first time at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Malice, above, royal blue with white cap, is stepping up to 2200m of the Tattersall’s Cup for the first time. Photo by Steve Hart.

The …

Luck Key To Waller Duo’s 2015 Villiers Stakes Chances

Luck Key To Waller Duo’s 2015 Villiers Stakes Chances

11 Dec, 2015

Chris Waller has I’m Imposing and Telepathic in the 2015 Villiers Stakes field and the leading Sydney trainer believes that both horses will be competitive in the Group 2 event at Royal Randwick tomorrow, as long as they receive luck in running.

Telepathic is one of two Chris Waller-trained horses in the 2015 Villiers Stakes. …

Telepathic needs plenty of luck from wide Villiers Stakes barrier

Telepathic needs plenty of luck from wide Villiers Stakes barrier

10 Dec, 2015

Champion Sydney trainer Chris Waller concedes that Telepathic will need plenty of good luck from a wide barrier in the Group 2 $250,000 Inglis Villiers Stakes (1600m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Telepathic will need plenty of luck from barrier 18 in the Villiers Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

Telepathic has drawn barrier eighteen …

Mighty Lucky to Villiers after upset win in Festival Stakes

Mighty Lucky to Villiers after upset win in Festival Stakes

30 Nov, 2015

Gosford trained galloper Mighty Lucky will head to the Villiers Stakes at Randwick in a fortnight after causing an upset win in the  Listed $150,000 Sky Thoroughbred Central Festival Stakes (1500m) at Rosehill last Saturday.

Mighty Lucky will head to the Villiers Stakes at Randwick after an upset win in the Festival Stakes. Photo by …

Midsummer Sun Put Down After Barrier Trial Injury

Midsummer Sun Put Down After Barrier Trial Injury

3 Feb, 2015

Imported galloper Midsummer Sun was put down after he suffered an injury at the conclusion of a barrier trial at Rosehill Gardens this morning.

Midsummer Sun (pictured winning at Caulfield) made history earlier this year by winning back-to-back editions of the Gosford Cup. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Midsummer Sun contested the opening barrier …

Shinn Optimistic Heading Into 2015 Gosford Cup

Shinn Optimistic Heading Into 2015 Gosford Cup

9 Jan, 2015

Jockey Blake Shinn has been booked to ride Midsummer Sun in the 2015 Gosford Cup and he is confident the imported galloper can become the first horse since Dark Diamond in 1972 to win back-to-back editions of the race.

Blake Shinn has a strong book of rides at Gosford this afternoon. Photo by: Race Horse …

Quick Back-Up No Concern For Saigon Tea In Christmas Cup

Quick Back-Up No Concern For Saigon Tea In Christmas Cup

11 Dec, 2014

Saigon Tea will be having her second race start in the space of a week when she contests the 2014 Christmas Cup at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday, but trainer Chris Waller is happy to give her an opportunity in the Listed event.

Saigon Tea has the chance to record a maiden black type win in …

Midsummer Sun A Certain Villiers Stakes Starter

Midsummer Sun A Certain Villiers Stakes Starter

9 Dec, 2014

Trainer Sam Kavanagh has confirmed that Midsummer Sun will drop back to a mile to contest the 2014 Villiers Stakes at Royal Randwick on Saturday.

Midsummer Sun will be included in the 2014 Villiers Stakes field that will be released by Racing New South Wales tomorrow. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Kavanagh revealed last …

Spelling Paddock Likely For Malice After ATC Cup Victory

Spelling Paddock Likely For Malice After ATC Cup Victory

1 Dec, 2014

Trainer John O’Shea is set to reluctantly send Malice to the spelling paddock after he recorded a narrow win in the 2014 ATC Cup at Rosehill Gardens this weekend.

Malice needed the entire Rosehill Gardens straight to get past Metaphorical in the ATC Cup. Photo by: Steve Hart

Malice’s narrow win over Metaphorical and Midsummer …

Waller Weary Of Malice In ATC Cup

Waller Weary Of Malice In ATC Cup

28 Nov, 2014

Chris Waller has both Permit and Beyond Thankful in the 2014 ATC Cup field, but the leading Sydney trainer believes that Godolphin galloper Malice could prove difficult to beat in the Listed event at Rosehill Gardens this weekend.

Permit is one of two Chris Waller-trained gallopers set to contest the 2014 ATC Cup at Rosehill …