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Heathcote sticks with claim on Riva De Lago in Anniversary Cup

Heathcote sticks with claim on Riva De Lago in Anniversary Cup

23 Jul, 2015

Premiership winning trainer Robert Heathcote will stick with a claiming apprentice for Riva De Lago when he lines up in the $100,000 Local News SCTC 30th Anniversary Cup (1400m) at the Sunshine Coast on Saturday.

Riva De Lago will appreciate the 1.5kg claim of apprentice Bridget Grylls in the Anniversary Cup at the Sunshine Coast. …

Newcastle Gold Cup On The Agenda For Jetset Lad

Newcastle Gold Cup On The Agenda For Jetset Lad

20 Jul, 2015

The 2015 Newcastle Gold Cup is on the agenda for evergreen stayer Jetset Lad after he returned to winning form with a fast-finishing victory in the Listed Tattersall’s Mile (1640m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Jetset Lad was dropping back to 1640 metres after he finished fifth in the Listed Southbank Insurances Brokers Quality (1800m) at …

Trakstar and Epic equal favourites for Tattersall’s Mile

Trakstar and Epic equal favourites for Tattersall’s Mile

17 Jul, 2015

The Tony Gollan trained Trakstar and Epic from the Kelly Schweida stable share favouritism for the Listed $100,000 Tattersall’s Mile (1640m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Trakstar, above, shares favouritism with Epic for the Tattersalls’ Mile at Doomben. Photo by Daniel Costello.

In a wide betting race, Trakstar and Epic are both currently at $6 with …

Weight is the worry for Jetset Lad in Tattersall’s Mile

Weight is the worry for Jetset Lad in Tattersall’s Mile

16 Jul, 2015

The impost of 58.5kg could be in the worry for Jetset Lad scoring back to back wins in the Listed $100,000 Tattersall’s Mile (1600m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Jetset Lad, red with white sleeves, slices through to win the Brisbane Cup at Doomben. Photo by Daniel Costello.

The Brian Smith trained Jetset Lad took out …

Jetset Lad among Tattersall’s Mile nominations

Jetset Lad among Tattersall’s Mile nominations

13 Jul, 2015

Brisbane Cup winner Jetset Lad is among the sixteen nominations for the Listed $100,000 Tattersall’s Mile (1600m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Jetset Lad is looking to make it back to back wins in the Tattersall’s Mile at Doomben. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Jetset Lad broke a long run of outs when he got the judge’s …

Jetset Lad among the nominations for Tattersall’s Cup

Jetset Lad among the nominations for Tattersall’s Cup

15 Jun, 2015

Brisbane Cup winner Jetset Lad is among the nineteen nominations for Saturday’s Group 3 $200,000 Carlton Draught Tattersall’s Cup (2400m) at the Gold Coast.

Brisbane Cup winner Jetset Lad, above red with white sleeves, is among the nominations for the Tattersall’s Cup at the Gold Coast. Photo by Daniel Costello.

The Brian Smith trained Jetset …

Jetset Lad Claims One for the Locals in Brisbane Cup

Jetset Lad Claims One for the Locals in Brisbane Cup

6 Jun, 2015

Talented stayer Jetset Lad produced an impressive late kick to win the card-ending Group 2 Brisbane Cup (2200m) on Stradbroke Handicap Day at Doomben Racecourse.

Jetset Lad, red with white sleeves, slices through to win the Brisbane Cup at Doomben. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Jumping from the gates only fairly, jockey Paul Hammersley was forced …

Junoob Stripped Of The Metropolitan

Junoob Stripped Of The Metropolitan

12 Dec, 2014

Junoob has been stripped of his win in the Group 1 The Metropolitan (2400m) and leading Sydney trainer Chris Waller was fined $30,000 after the imported stayer was found with a prohibited substance in his system after the race.

Junoob has been stripped of his victory in the 2014 The Metropolitan due to a positive …

Smith says Kingdoms is the right horse for the Metropolitan

Smith says Kingdoms is the right horse for the Metropolitan

3 Oct, 2014

Eagle Farm trainer Brian Smith believes he has the right horse in Kingdoms to win the Group 1 $400,000 McGrath Estate Agents Metropolitan (2400m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Kingdoms is one of the main chances in the Metropolitan at Randwick. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Kingdoms showed that he was ready to take his place in …

Scratchings Open Up Grafton Cup

Scratchings Open Up Grafton Cup

9 Jul, 2014

There have been a number of scratchings from the 2014 Grafton Cup field and 14 horses remain in contention to contest the Listed event at the Clarence River Jockey Clubtomorrow.

Mulaqen is one of several horses that has been ruled out of the 2014 Grafton Cup. Photo by: Steve Hart

Leading Sydney trainer Chris Waller …