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Sydney Autumn campaign for Sofia Rosa

Sydney Autumn campaign for Sofia Rosa

25 Nov, 2016

Cambridge trainer Stephen Marsh is hoping his stable star Sofia Rosa can recapture her brilliant three year old form when she returns to Sydney for the 2017 Autumn Carnival and ‘The Championships.’

Kiwi trainer Stephen Marsh is hoping that Sofia Rosa, above in green, blue and yellow colours, can find her Australian Oaks winning form …

2016 Crown Oaks: Eleonora bred to get the distance

2016 Crown Oaks: Eleonora bred to get the distance

3 Nov, 2016

Kiwi filly Eleonora will have no trouble getting the distance in the Group 1 $1m Crown Oaks over 2500m at Flemington today with stout staying blood on both sides of her pedigree.

Eleonora, above, has the pedigree to run out a strong 2500m in the Crown Oaks at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Eleonora’s …

Nurse Kitchen Rockets Home In Moonee Valley Fillies Classic

Nurse Kitchen Rockets Home In Moonee Valley Fillies Classic

22 Oct, 2016

Nurse Kitchen upstaged Sezanne and I Am A Star to record an upset victory in the Moonee Valley Fillies Classic this afternoon.

Nurse Kitchen looked as though she was going to hit the line fairly for a nice third – as Sezanne stormed down the outside and looked the winner – but she absolutely rocketed …

Jameka gets half a kilo Cups penalty for Naturalism Stakes win

Jameka gets half a kilo Cups penalty for Naturalism Stakes win

20 Sep, 2016

The Ciaron Maher trained Jameka has been given a 0.5kg penalty for both the Caulfield Cup and the Melbourne Cup for her win in the Group 3 $150,000 Bendigo Bank East Malvern MRC Foundation Cup (Naturalism Stakes) (2000m) at Caulfield last Saturday.

Naturalism Stakes winner Jameka, above, has been given a 0.5kg penalty for both …

Memsie Stakes upset on the cards with Sofia Rosa

Memsie Stakes upset on the cards with Sofia Rosa

26 Aug, 2016

Cambridge trainer Stephen Marsh would not be surprised if Australian Oaks winner Sofia Rosa scores an upset win in the Group 1 $500,000 New Zealand Bloodstock Memsie Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Sofia Rosa, above, is set to resume in the Memsie Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Steve Hart.

Sofia Rosa is having he …

Gust Of Wind to carry extra weight in Melbourne Cup

Gust Of Wind to carry extra weight in Melbourne Cup

27 Jun, 2016

Trainer John Sargent expects 2015 Australian Oaks winner Gust Of Wind to be in foal when she races in the Group 1 $6m Melbourne Cup (3200m) at Flemington on the first Tuesday in November.

Gust Of Wind, above, could run in the Melbourne Cup carrying a foal to Criterion. Photo by Steve Hart.

Gust Of …

Maher confirms Melbourne Cup campaign for Jameka

Maher confirms Melbourne Cup campaign for Jameka

21 Jun, 2016

Caulfield trainer Ciaron Maher has confirmed a Caulfield Cup – Melbourne Cup campaign for last season’s Crown Oaks winner Jameka.

Jameka, above, will be set for the Caulfield Cup and Melbourne Cup during the Spring Carnival. Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.

Maher said that Jameka has come through a tough Autumn Carnival campaign well and has …

2016 Queensland Oaks Results: Provocative Too Good

2016 Queensland Oaks Results: Provocative Too Good

11 Jun, 2016

Provocative stamped herself as a filly with a big future with a strong staying performance in the 2016 Queensland Oaks at Eagle Farm this afternoon.

Provocative was far too strong for her opposition in the Queensland Oaks at Eagle Farm this afternoon. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Provocative only earnt a place in the Queensland Oaks …

Moroney happy with Alaskan Rose’s Queensland Oaks lead up

Moroney happy with Alaskan Rose’s Queensland Oaks lead up

3 Jun, 2016

Melbourne Cup winning trainer Mike Moroney is happy with Alaskan Rose’s lead up preparation for the Group 1 $500,000 Treasury Casino & Hotel Queensland Oaks (2400m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Trainer Mike Moroney, above, is happy with the lead up preparation of Alaskan Rose for the Queensland Oaks at Eagle Farm. Photo by Taron …

Ambience can overcome wide barrier in Queensland Oaks

Ambience can overcome wide barrier in Queensland Oaks

2 Jun, 2016

Trainer John O’Shea is hoping Ambience can overcome a wide barrier and claim a deserved win in the Group 1 $500,000 Treasury Casino & Hotel Queensland Oaks (2400m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Trainer John O’Shea is hopeful Ambience , above, can overcome a wide barrier in the Queensland Oaks at Eagle Farm. Photo by …