News About: Brenton Avdulla

English jockey James Doyle stands in for James McDonald

English jockey James Doyle stands in for James McDonald

24 Nov, 2016

The powerful worldwide Godolphin thoroughbred operation will transfer one of their English based jockeys James Doyle to replace James McDonald as their number one Australian rider.

James McDonald, above, has been replaced by English jockey James Doyle to ride for Godolphin in Australia. Photo by Daniel Costello.

McDonlad has been the retained number one rider …

Trainers forced to find replacements for James McDonald’s Warwick Farm mounts

Trainers forced to find replacements for James McDonald’s Warwick Farm mounts

16 Nov, 2016

Several trainers were forced to find last minute replacements for their runners at Warwick Farm today after premiership winning jockey James McDonald stood himself down from riding following a stewards’ betting investigation.

Jockey James McDonald, above, has stood himself down from riding pending an investigation into his betting activities. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.…

2016 Crown Oaks winner Lasqueti Spirit scores the upset of the Carnival

2016 Crown Oaks winner Lasqueti Spirit scores the upset of the Carnival

3 Nov, 2016

100-1 chance Lasqueti Spirit scored the upset of the Melbourne Cup Carnival with an all the way win in the Group 1 $1m Crown Oaks (2500m) at Flemington today.

Jockey Brenton Avdulla salutes the crowd as he lets Lasqueti Spirit roll to the line to win the Crown Oaks at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing …

No Interest for Awesome Rock in Cox Plate Betting

No Interest for Awesome Rock in Cox Plate Betting

22 Oct, 2016

Awesome Rock is yet to herald much interest in 2016 Cox Plate betting markets, but Team Corstens are thrilled with the condition of the talented galloper leading into this afternoon’s Moonee Valley feature

Awesome Rock has continued to drift in 2016 Cox Plate betting markets. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Awesome Rock has been a strong …

Golden Pendant the Target for Toy Show Quality Winner Pearls

Golden Pendant the Target for Toy Show Quality Winner Pearls

20 Aug, 2016

Godolphin runner Pearls has held on to post a gutsy first-up win in the Group 3 Toy Show Quality (1300m) at Royal Randwick this afternoon.

Pearls held on to win the Group 3 Toy Show Quality at Randwick first-up this afternoon. Photo: Steve Hart

Pearls continued to firm in the minutes leading up to jump …

Omei Sword Too Good in Silver Shadow Stakes

Omei Sword Too Good in Silver Shadow Stakes

20 Aug, 2016

Omei Sword has justified her resounding favouritism at Royal Randwick this afternoon; comfortably taking out the Group 2 Silver Shadow Stakes (1200m) from Bacarella and Quick Feet.

Omei Sword proved too strong for her rivals in the Group 2 Silver Shadow Stakes this afternoon. Photo: Steve Hart

The Silver Shadow Stakes was delayed by more …

Pearls to step up in Toy Show Quality

Pearls to step up in Toy Show Quality

19 Aug, 2016

Trainer John O’Shea is expecting Pearls to take the next step when she lines up in the Group 3 $125,000 Forum Group Toy Show Quality (1300m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Pearls, above, is resuming in the Toy Show Quality at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

O’Shea admits that Pearls has failed to live up to …

Rednav scores upset win in Grafton Cup

Rednav scores upset win in Grafton Cup

14 Jul, 2016

Outsider Rednav caused a huge upset when he beat the more fancied runner in the Listed $160,000 McKimms Real Estate Grafton Cup (2350m) at Grafton today.

Malice, above white cap, was sent out as the favourite for the Grafton Cup, but could only manage to finish to 4th to Rednav. Photo by Steve Hart.

Rednav …

Crown Oaks the Target for Dynastic Lady

Crown Oaks the Target for Dynastic Lady

14 Jul, 2016

Dynastic Lady will be set on a path towards the Group 1 Crown Oaks (2500m) during the forthcoming Spring Carnival, following a classy win over a mile at Warwick Farm on Wednesday.

Sam Clipperton guided Dynastic Lady to her maiden win at Warwick Farm on Wednesday. Photo: Daniel Costello

Dynastic Lady had not found winning …

A good track to suit Ramornie Handicap favourite Mogador

A good track to suit Ramornie Handicap favourite Mogador

13 Jul, 2016

A good 4 rated track will suit easing favourite Mogador in the Listed $160,000 Crowe Horwath Ramornie Handicap (1200m) at Grafton today.

Mogador, above royal blue colours, will appreciate the dry track for the Ramornie Handicap at Grafton. Photo by Photo by Daniel Costello.

Mogador stills holds the top spot in the Ramornie Handicap market …