News About: Black Piranha

T.J. Smith Stakes The Likely First-Up Target For Srikandi

T.J. Smith Stakes The Likely First-Up Target For Srikandi

15 Dec, 2015

Trainer Ciaron Maher has revealed that star sprinter Srikandi will likely start her autumn campaign in the 2016 T.J. Smith Stakes at Royal Randwick in April.

Srikandi will have the chance to record a third Group 1 victory during the 2015 Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Srikandi finally delivered on her potential …

Mahisara needs QTC Cup win to cement Stradbroke start

Mahisara needs QTC Cup win to cement Stradbroke start

31 May, 2013

Four year old Mahisara can cement a place in next week’s Stradbroke Handicap with a win in the Group 2 $175,000 Magic Millions QTC Cup (1300m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Mahisara needs to win the QTC Cup to gain a start in the Sradbroke Handicap at Eagle Farm. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.…

Sea Siren facing tough Stradbroke task with 1.5kg penalty

Sea Siren facing tough Stradbroke task with 1.5kg penalty

28 May, 2012

Doomben 10,000 winner Sea Siren has been given a tough task to take out the Group 1 $1m AAMI Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) at Eagle Farm on June 9 after receiving a 1.5kg penalty for her history making win at Doomben on Saturday.

The John O’Shea trained Sea Siren became the first filly to win the …

Freedman Hoping To Restore Piranha’s Bite

Freedman Hoping To Restore Piranha’s Bite

26 Oct, 2011

Black Piranha

Anthony Freedman may be looking to take the stable in a new direction after taking over from his brother Lee but it’s a bit of old blood that he’ll be relying on this weekend.

Black Piranha is a former Group 1 champion and at eight years of age he continues to run consistently …

Black Piranha sold at auction

Black Piranha sold at auction

24 Sep, 2011

Dual Stradbroke Handicap winner Black Piranha sold at auction for $245,000

At Newmarket on Friday the annual 2011 Inglis Spring Thoroughbred Sale was conducted, with dual Group 1 winner Black Piranha the star, selling for $245,000.

Sold to dissolve a partnership, Black Piranha, who went through as Lot 107 attracted plenty of interest, with bids …

Black Piranha Sent To Auction After Partnership Dissolves

Black Piranha Sent To Auction After Partnership Dissolves

21 Sep, 2011

Group 1 winner Black Piranha will go to auction at the Inglis Spring Thoroughbred Sale

Eight-year-old gelding Black Piranhawill be sold at auction this Friday after his owners decided to dissolve their partnership in the talented horse.

The Clang gelding will be sold at the Inglis Spring Thoroughbred Sale at Newmarket in Sydney.

While there …

Pinwheel steps up at Warwick Farm

Pinwheel steps up at Warwick Farm

20 Aug, 2011

Pinwheel wins the Group 2 Warwick Stakes

The Peter Snowden trained Pinwheel has won the Group 2 Warwick Stakes today, an impressive run on the Heavy 9 Warwick Farm track over 1400m. Six year old gelding Pinwheel proved his ability to step up in distance having always been kept to sprint distances of 1200m or …

Here De Angels Promises Redemption In Ramornie

Here De Angels Promises Redemption In Ramornie

13 Jul, 2011

Here De Angels will be looking for redemption in today's Ramornie Handicap

Here De Angels has been far from cooperative throughout his career, in fact he’s probably more well known for his barrier exploits than he is on the track.

That’s not to say he doesn’t have talent, far from it, but punters have been …

Piranha Entry Could Help Rival Boom In Ramornie

Piranha Entry Could Help Rival Boom In Ramornie

12 Jul, 2011

Temple Of Boom's (pictured) trainer is happy to see Black Piranha in the field for the Ramornie Handicap at Grafton

There aren’t too many trainers and owners happy about seeing Black Piranha entered for the Ramornie Handicap at Grafton on Thursday, however there is one man who was delighted with the acceptance.

On the surface …

Ramornie Redemption For Black Piranha In Grafton

Ramornie Redemption For Black Piranha In Grafton

11 Jul, 2011

Black Piranha will carry a monster 61kg in the Ramornie Handicap at Grafton

Con Karakatsanis may have enjoyed back to back Group 1 success with Black Piranha in the Stradbroke Handicap but that doesn’t mean he’s attacking the Ramornie Handicap at Grafton with any less intent.

If fact the trainer says while the prize money …