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Black Heart Bart to trial again before Goodwood

Black Heart Bart to trial again before Goodwood

28 Apr, 2017

Multiple Group 1 winner Black Heart Bart will have another solid barrier trial before lining up to defend his crown in the Group 1 $1m Darley Goodwood (1200m) at Morphettville on May 20.

Black Heart Bart, above, will have another barrier trial before running in The Goodwood at Morphettville. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

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Blinkers on freshened up Divine Prophet in All Aged Stakes

Blinkers on freshened up Divine Prophet in All Aged Stakes

12 Apr, 2017

A freshened up Divine Prophet will wear blinkers for the first time when he takes on the older horses at weight for age in the Group 1 $600,000 Schweppes All Aged Stakes (1400m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Divine Prophet, above, will wear blinkers for the first time in the All Aged Stakes at Randwick. Photo …

No Black Heart Bart in All Aged Stakes

No Black Heart Bart in All Aged Stakes

11 Apr, 2017

Victoria’s leading trainer Darren Weir has decided to bypass the Group 1 $600,000 Schweppes All Aged Stakes (1400m) at Randwick on Saturday with Black Heart Bart because of the prospect of another rain affected track.

Black Heart Bart, above, will bypass the All Aged Stakes and head to Adelaide for the Goodwood at Morphettville. Photo …

English has to pass vet check before defending All Aged Stakes title

English has to pass vet check before defending All Aged Stakes title

11 Apr, 2017

The Gai Waterhouse and Adrian Bott trained English will have to pass a vet check before being given the all clear to defend her title in the Group 1 $600,000 Schweppes All Aged Stakes (1400m) at Randwick on Saturday.

English, above, has to pass a vet’s check before being cleared to run in the All …

High Quality nominations for 2017 All Aged Stakes

High Quality nominations for 2017 All Aged Stakes

10 Apr, 2017

A high quality group of sprinters make up the list of nominations for the Group 1 $600,000 Schweppes All Aged Stakes (1400m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Multiple Group 1 winner Black Heart Bart, above, is among the nominations for the 2017 All Aged Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Half of the eighteen …

Black Heart Bart to steer clear of All Aged Stakes if wet weather returns

Black Heart Bart to steer clear of All Aged Stakes if wet weather returns

10 Apr, 2017

Trainer Darren Weir is not keen to start Black Heart Bart in the Group 1 $600,000 Schweppes All Aged Stakes (1400m) at Randwick on Saturday if Sydney’s wet weather continues.

Trainer Darren Weir is hoping for a good racing surface in the All Aged Stakes at Randwick for Black Heart Bart, above. Photo by Ultimate …

Winx plus ten other horses in 2017 George Ryder Nominations

Winx plus ten other horses in 2017 George Ryder Nominations

13 Mar, 2017

Super mare Winx plus ten other horses are among the nominations for the 2017 Group 1 $1m George Ryder Stakes (1500m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

Winx, above, heads up the nominations for the 2017 George Ryder Stakes at Rosehill. Photo by Steve Hart.

The Chris Waller trained Winx is chasing her sixteenth win on the …

Jameka draws wide barrier in 2017 Australian Cup

Jameka draws wide barrier in 2017 Australian Cup

8 Mar, 2017

Last year’s Caulfield Cup winner Jameka will have to be at her best to overcome a wide barrier draw in the Group 1 $1.5m Australian Cup (2000m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Caulfield Cup winner Jameka. above, has drawn out wide in the Australian Cup at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Jameka has drawn barrier …

Hey Doc has the right medicine for the Australian Guineas

Hey Doc has the right medicine for the Australian Guineas

2 Mar, 2017

Trainer Tony McEvoy believes that Hey Doc has the right medicine to break through for a Group 1 win in the $750,000 Australian Guineas (1600m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Hey Doc, above, is the favourite for the Australian Guineas at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Hey Doc is the firm favourite at $3.30 for …

Black Heart Bart claims 5th G1 with Futurity Stakes win

Black Heart Bart claims 5th G1 with Futurity Stakes win

25 Feb, 2017

Caulfield specialist Black Heart Bart claimed his fifth Group 1 win with a nose victory in the $500,000 italktravel Futurity Stakes (1400m) on his favourite track today.

Black Heart Bart, above blue and yellow colours, scores a last stride win in the Futurity Stakes. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Black Heart Bart ($1.90 favourite) made …