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2015 Zipping Classic Results: McDonald Special Gets Who Shot Thebarman Home

2015 Zipping Classic Results: McDonald Special Gets Who Shot Thebarman Home

14 Nov, 2015

An outstanding ride from James McDonald helped Who Shot Thebarman return to winning form in the 2015 Zipping Classic at Sandown this afternoon.

James McDonald was delighted to take out the 2015 Sandown Guineas on Who Shot Thebarman. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Who Shot Thebarman was settled at the tail of the field in …

Who Shot Thebarman Value At Current Melbourne Cup Odds

Who Shot Thebarman Value At Current Melbourne Cup Odds

2 Nov, 2015

Who Shot Thebarman is currently available at 2015 Melbourne Cup odds of $21 and trainer Chris Waller believes that the tough stayer is great value to finish in the placings in the Group 1 event at Flemington tomorrow afternoon.

Who Shot Thebarman is one of three Chris Waller-trained horses in the 2015 Melbourne Cup field. …

Rock Diva to step up Melbourne Cup preparation

Rock Diva to step up Melbourne Cup preparation

28 Jul, 2015

Proven ‘two miler’ Rock Diva is set to step up her 2015 Melbourne Cup preparation at her home base at Cambridge in New Zealand.

Rock Diva, yellow with checked cap on the fence, ran fourth to Sonntag, purple and yellow in the 2014 Queensland Derby at Eagle Farm. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Top Kiwi trainer …

New Zealand Cup A Spring Option For Sonntag

New Zealand Cup A Spring Option For Sonntag

6 Jul, 2015

Trainer Henry Dwyer has revealed that the 2015 New Zealand Cup could be a spring option for Group 1 winning stayer Sonntag.

Sonntag returned to winning form with a tough victory in the Macau Handicap at Flemington in May. Photo by: Adrienne Bicknell

Sonntag relished the step-up to 2400 metres when he made his debut …

Melbourne Cup The Goal For Rock Diva

Melbourne Cup The Goal For Rock Diva

26 Jun, 2015

Raffles Farm manager Bruce Sherwin has confirmed that the 2015 Melbourne Cup will be the major 2015 Spring Racing Carnival goal for talented stayer Rock Diva.

Rock Diva finished fourth behind Sonntag in the 2014 edition of the Queensland Derby. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Rock Diva was sent to the spelling paddock following her tough …

Pondarosa Miss Set For Melbourne Cup

Pondarosa Miss Set For Melbourne Cup

23 Jun, 2015

Co-owner Darrell Hollinshead has revealed that Kiwi stayer Pondarosa Miss will be set for the 2015 Melbourne Cup that will be held at Flemington on November 3.

Pondarosa Miss beat Addictive Habit (pictured) to win the Easter Handicap in New Zealand in April. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Pondarosa Miss was sent to the spelling paddock …

Sydney Cup An Option For Show The World

Sydney Cup An Option For Show The World

3 Feb, 2015

Trainer Murray Baker has confirmed that promising stayer Show The World could return to Australia for the 2015 Sydney Cup if he performs well in the Group 1 Auckland Cup (3200m) at Ellerslie on March 4.

Show The World finished well behind Criterion (pictured) in the 2014 edition of the Rosehill Guineas. Photo by: Steve …

Who Shot Thebarman Can Turnaround Melbourne Cup Form

Who Shot Thebarman Can Turnaround Melbourne Cup Form

4 Nov, 2014

The 2014 Melbourne Cup lead-up from of Who Shot Thebarman came into question when he failed to fire in the Group 1 Caulfield Cup (2400m), but jockey Glen Boss is confident that the tough stayer can return to his best form in the Group 1 event this afternoon.

Glen Boss will ride Who Shot Thebarman …

Junoob The Best Of Waller’s Melbourne Cup Horses

Junoob The Best Of Waller’s Melbourne Cup Horses

3 Nov, 2014

Chris Waller has three Melbourne Cup horses and he believes that Group 1 winner Junoob is the most likely to deliver him a maiden win in the $6 million event at Flemington tomorrow afternoon.

Junoob is taking strong form into the 2014 Melbourne Cup after winning The Metropolitan and running well in the Caulfield Cup. …

Who Shot Thebarman Set For Melbourne Cup Campaign

Who Shot Thebarman Set For Melbourne Cup Campaign

22 Jul, 2014

Trainer Chris Waller has revealed that New Zealand stayer Who Shot Thebarman has been set for a 2014 Melbourne Cup campaign.

Who Shot Thebarman finished behind The Offer in the Sydney Cup during the 2014 Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival. Photo by: Steve Hart

Who Shot Thebarman joined the Waller stable after he made his Australian …