News About: Brenton Avdulla

Target In Sight Claims First-Up Magic Millions Sprint Win

Target In Sight Claims First-Up Magic Millions Sprint Win

14 Jan, 2017

Target In Sight returned to the races for the first time in over six months to take out the 2017 Magic Millions Sprint at the Gold Coast this afternoon.

Target In Sight received a lovely trail into the race on the rail just behind the leaders and Brenton Avdulla made the winning move to take …

Private Secretary Ends Losing Streak In Magic Millions Fillies & Mares

Private Secretary Ends Losing Streak In Magic Millions Fillies & Mares

14 Jan, 2017

Private Secretary savaged the line in the 2017 Magic Millions Fillies & Mares at the Gold Coast this afternoon to record her first race win in well over 12 months.

Private Secretary stormed home from the tail of the field to win the 2017 Magic Millions Fillies & Mares. Photo by: Steve Hart

Ben Melham …

Goodfella chance to knock off favourites in Magic Millions 2yo Classic

Goodfella chance to knock off favourites in Magic Millions 2yo Classic

13 Jan, 2017

Warwick Farm trainer Bjorn Baker is giving his colt Goodfella a good chance of knocking off the favourites in the $2m Jeep Magic Millions 2yo Classic (1200m) at the Gold Coast on Saturday.

Brenton Avdulla, above, will ride Goodfella in the Magic Millions 2yo Classic at the Gold Coast. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Goodfella is …

Eckstein Ready for Magic Millions 3yo Guineas

Eckstein Ready for Magic Millions 3yo Guineas

9 Jan, 2017

Trainer Kurt Goldman is confident that talented filly Eckstein is not without a chance of beating clear race favourite Winning Rupert, when she lines up for the Magic Millions 3yo Guineas (1400m) on the Gold Coast this weekend.

Eckstein is primed for Saturday’s Magic Millions meet on the Gold Coast. Photo: Steve Hart

Eckstein has …

Egyptian Symbol Too Good in Wyong Magic Millions 3YO & 4YO Classic

Egyptian Symbol Too Good in Wyong Magic Millions 3YO & 4YO Classic

22 Dec, 2016

Consistent performer Egyptian Symbol has justified her resounding favouritism at Wyong this afternoon; leading from start-to-finish to record a comfortable win in the Magic Millions 3YO & 4YO Classic (1200m).

Trainer Bjorn Baker was pleased with Egyptian Symbol’s win at Wyong this afternoon. Photo: Daniel Costello

Egyptian Symbol firmed into clear $1.40 favouritism prior to …

Flying Jess to Contest Magic Millions 3yo Guineas

Flying Jess to Contest Magic Millions 3yo Guineas

19 Dec, 2016

Trainer John Maloney has confirmed that outsider Flying Jess will take her position in the 2017 Magic Millions 3.y.o Guineas field on the Gold Coast next month.

Flying Jess (inside) will be set for the Magic Millions 3.y.o Guineas on January 14th. Photo: Jenny Barnes

Flying Jess has produced a number of smart performances through …

African Rainbow to show her true colours in Inglis Nursery

African Rainbow to show her true colours in Inglis Nursery

16 Dec, 2016

Improving filly African Rainbow is ready to show her true colours when she lines up in the $500,000 Inglis Nursery (1000m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Brrenton Avdulla, above, rides African Rainbow in the Inglis Nursery at Randwick. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Trainer Bjorn Baker is expecting African Rainbow to perform a lot better than her …

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 …