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Thurlow No Certainty For Blue Diamond Stakes After Chairman’s Stakes

Thurlow No Certainty For Blue Diamond Stakes After Chairman’s Stakes

9 Feb, 2015

Promising juvenile Thurlow is no certainty to contest the 2015 Blue Diamond Stakes at Caulfield on February 28 despite recording an impressive win in the Group 3 Chairman’s Stakes (1000m) at Sandown on Saturday.

Thurlow showed an impressive turn-of-foot in her 2015 Chairman’s Stakes victory. Photo by: Adrienne Bicknell

Thurlow was settled towards the tail …

Quezette Stakes Weight And Gate A Slight Concern For London Lolly

Quezette Stakes Weight And Gate A Slight Concern For London Lolly

15 Aug, 2014

Co-trainer Michael Hawkes has always had an opinion of London Lolly, but he admits that he is slightly concerned by the weight and barrier allocated to the talented filly for the 2014 Quezette Stakes at Caulfield on Saturday.

London Lolly will start her spring campaign in the 2014 Quezette Stakes at Caulfield tomorrow. Photo by: …

Go Indy Go Set For Thousand Guineas And Crown Oaks

Go Indy Go Set For Thousand Guineas And Crown Oaks

11 Jun, 2014

Trainer Leon Macdonald has revealed that Champagne Stakes winning filly Go Indy Go has been set for the Group 1 Thousand Guineas (1600m) and could press on to the Group 1 Crown Oaks (2500m) during the 2014 Spring Racing Carnival.

Go Indy Go has returned to the stable of trainer Leon Macdonald to begin preparations …

Go Indy Go To Make Group 1 Debut In Champagne Stakes

Go Indy Go To Make Group 1 Debut In Champagne Stakes

23 Apr, 2014

Go Indy Go will make her Group 1 debut in the 2014 Champagne Stakes at Royal Randwick on Saturday and trainer Leon Macdonald is hopeful that the talented filly can maintain her consistent form.

Go Indy Go scored her maiden race win in the South Australian Sires Produce Stakes at Morphettville on April 12. Photo …

Modoc Scores Final Spot In Golden Slipper Field

Modoc Scores Final Spot In Golden Slipper Field

31 Mar, 2014

Paul Perry-trained Modoc will receive the final spot in the 2014 Golden Slipper field after Team Hawkes elected not to include London Lolly in the acceptances for the Group 1 event that will be held at Rosehill Gardens this weekend.

Mossfun will be the sole representative of Team Hawkes in the 2014 Golden Slipper after …

Kelso Chasing Black Type Win For Xanadu in the Tristarc Stakes

Kelso Chasing Black Type Win For Xanadu in the Tristarc Stakes

17 Oct, 2013

Classy Kiwi mare Xanadu is a two-time Group 1 winner in New Zealand and trainer Ken Kelso believes the only thing that her racing CV is missing is a black type win in Australia.

Xanadu ran down Mufhasa to win the Group 1 Windsor Park Plate (1600m) in New Zealand last month and heads into …

Xanadu heading to Melbourne for the Myer Classic

Xanadu heading to Melbourne for the Myer Classic

30 Jul, 2013

Matamata trainers Ken and Bev Kelso are making a return trip across the Tasman with Group 1 winning mare Xanadu and will head to Melbourne for the Group 1 $500,000 Myer Classic (1600m) at Flemington on the first day of the Melbourne Cup Carnival.

Xandau ran 5th to Skyerush, above, in the Emanicpation Stakes at …