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Ortensia Confirmed for Haydock

Ortensia Confirmed for Haydock

29 Aug, 2012

International Group 1 winner Ortensia has come through her Nunthorpe Stakes victory unscathed and will now head towards the Group 1 Sprint Cup (1200m) at Haydock on Saturday week.

Ortensia has been confirmed to run in the Group 1 Sprint Cup at Haydock. Photo by: Taron Clarke

It was always the plan to chase a …

Ortensia Ready for Royal Ascot Success

Ortensia Ready for Royal Ascot Success

19 Jun, 2012

While most Australians are eagerly awaiting the Black Caviar show in Saturday’s Diamond Jubilee Stakes at Royal Ascot, it is another Australian mare who looks set to steal the limelight on the opening day at the famous British Racecourse.

Ortensia is the favourite to take out the King's Stand Stakes at Royal Ascot - photo …

Williams to fly in to ride Ortensia at Royal Ascot

Williams to fly in to ride Ortensia at Royal Ascot

18 Jun, 2012

Top Australian jockey Craig Williams will keep his high international profile flying when travels to England to ride Ortensia at Royal Ascot tomorrow after another successful weekend in Japan.

Craig Williams will ride Ortensia at Royal Ascot - photo © Taron Clarke

Williams is currently riding in Japan on a three month contract with plenty …