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Hazzabeel heads home for Kingston Town Classic

Hazzabeel heads home for Kingston Town Classic

22 Nov, 2016

Former Perth galloper Hazzabeel will head home to run in the Group 1 $1m Peters Investments-Kingston Town Classic (1800m) at Ascot in Perth on December 3 following his win in the Kilmore Cup.

Trainer Ciaron Maher, above, will send Hazzabeel to Perth to run in the Kingston Town Classic at Ascot. Photo by Daniel Costello.…

Comin’ Through came through to win the Carbine Club Stakes

Comin’ Through came through to win the Carbine Club Stakes

29 Oct, 2016

Promising three year old Comin’ Through will be aimed towards the Rosehill Guineas in the Autumn after winning the Group 3 $200,000 The Carbine Club Stakes (1600m) at Flemington today.

Comin’ Through, yellow colours, came from well back in the field to win The Carbine Club Stakes at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Trainer …

Bon Aurum draws midfield in Toorak Handicap

Bon Aurum draws midfield in Toorak Handicap

5 Oct, 2016

A midfield barrier draw for Bon Aurum will give him a great chance to claim back to back Group 1 wins when he steps out in the $500,000 IG Markets Toorak Handicap (1600m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Bon Aurum, above, is chasing his second G1 win in the Toorak Handicap at Caulfield. Photo by Ultimate …

Late notification will see Palentino wear blinkers in Epsom

Late notification will see Palentino wear blinkers in Epsom

28 Sep, 2016

Racing New South Wales Stewards have accepted a late application for the Darren Weir trained Palentino to wear blinkers in the Group 1 $1m Epsom (1600m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Palentino, above, will wear the blinkers in the Epsom at Randwick. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Weir had signalled earlier in the week that Palentino …

Xtravagant given another chance in Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes

Xtravagant given another chance in Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes

21 Sep, 2016

Kiwi sprinter Xtravagant will be given another chance to prove himself on Australian soil when he lines up in the Group 1 $500,000 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Extravagant, above, will run in the Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Stephen Autridge and Jamie Richards …

Palentino upsets Black Heart Bart to win Makybe Diva Stakes

Palentino upsets Black Heart Bart to win Makybe Diva Stakes

10 Sep, 2016

Leading trainer Darren Weir provided the quinella for the Group 1 $500,000 PFD Food Services Makybe Diva Stakes (1600m) at Flemington today when Palentino upset his more fancied stablemate Black Heart Bart.

Palentino, yellow and red colours, upsets stablemate Black Heart Bart, blue and yellow colours, in the Makybe Diva Stakes at Flemington. Phhoto by …

Wet track and 1600m could test Black Heart Bart in Makybe Diva Stakes

Wet track and 1600m could test Black Heart Bart in Makybe Diva Stakes

9 Sep, 2016

The prospect of a wet track and the fact that Black Heart Bart hasn’t won over 1600m are two testing factors the short priced favourite faces in the Group 1 $500,000 PFD Food Services Makybe Diva Stakes (1600m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Black Heart Bart, above, is the short priced favourite for the Makybe Diva …

Michelle Payne returns to the saddle at Sale

Michelle Payne returns to the saddle at Sale

8 Sep, 2016

Melbourne Cup winning jockey Michelle Payne is set to make a comeback to the saddle at the Victorian counrty meeting at Sale on Sunday.

Michelle Payne and Lucky Liberty, above, are set to be re-united at Sale. Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.

Payne has been out of the saddle since a nasty fall at Mildura in …

Tarzino to fire back at Flemington in the Makybe Diva Stakes

Tarzino to fire back at Flemington in the Makybe Diva Stakes

8 Sep, 2016

Tarzino is set to fire heading back to the open spaces at Flemington for the Group 1 $500,000 Makybe Diva Stakes (1600m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Tarzino, above, will appreciate the bigger track at Flemington when he runs in the Makybe DIva Stakes. Photo by Steve Hart.

The Mick Price trained Tarzino has run some …

Evacuation heads to Melbourne For Caulfield Guineas

Evacuation heads to Melbourne For Caulfield Guineas

2 Sep, 2016

Trainer Gai Waterhouse will send Evacuation to Melbourne next week to continue his build up to Group 1 $1m Caulfield Guineas (1600m) at Caulfield on October 8.

Evacuation, above, will head to Melbourne for the Caulfield Guineas. Photo by Steve Hart.

Evacuation scored an impressive first up win in a 1400m three year old BenchMark …