News About: Broadmeadow

Schofield looking for improvement from Kelinni

Schofield looking for improvement from Kelinni

20 Jul, 2012

Top Sydney jockey Glyn Schofield feels that the imported Kelinni would have to continue to improve if he was to be considered a serious Spring Carnival contender.

Kelinni is having his second start from a spellĀ  at Rosehill tomorrow and even though Schofield was happy with the four year olds first up effort when second …

Eagle Farm and Gold Coast off

Eagle Farm and Gold Coast off

25 Feb, 2012

Continuing rain has forced the cancellation of the Eagle Farm and Gold Coast race meetings today.

Racing Queensland stewards inspected both tracks this morning and declared them unsafe to proceed with their programs because of surface water and the forecast of more rain.

With more than 90mm of rain falling at Eagle Farm during the …

He’s Remarkable Locks In Newcastle Newmarket

He’s Remarkable Locks In Newcastle Newmarket

24 Jan, 2012

The Newcastle Newmarket Handicap has been confirmed as the first up test for kiwi star He’s Remarkable as he prepares for a crucial autumn carnival.

The horse showed at the end of the spring that he was in career best form but had his Group 1 snatched away in the cruellest of fashions.

He was …

Newcastle Gets Green Light For Boxing Day

Newcastle Gets Green Light For Boxing Day

15 Dec, 2011

The troubles at Newcastle’s Broadmeadow surface appear to be over with stewards and jockeys declaring the track good to go.

While a final decision won’t be made until after two more trials on Monday it looks as if the Newcastle Jockey Club will be able to keep their Boxing Day meeting.

The track has been …

Newcastle On Track For Boxing Day Meet

Newcastle On Track For Boxing Day Meet

30 Nov, 2011

The Boss of Racing NSW, Peter V’Landys, has assured punters that the racing surface at Newcastle can get back to a fair and safe standard.

He’s also said it’s workable that this be done before the annual Boxing Day Meeting that is one of the most profitable all year.

The track was closed back on …