News About: Canterbury
The strength of Gai Waterhouse’s Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival-bound contingent continues to strengthen as the leading lady of racing unleashed another potential Group winner in Spurtonic at Canterbury on Wednesday.
The nicely-bred Flying Spur gelding made their four-year-old debut in the $40,000 Hyland Race Colours Benchmark 70 (1550m) and caught the eye with a tight …
A horse described as Australia’s best maiden, the Bjorn Baker-trained Fuerza drops back to mid-week company at Canterbury today looking to finally be first past the post ahead of a big spring.
The three-year-old Snippetson colt has raced seven times to date.
But despite five nice minor placings, including their most recent at Group 1 …
Houston Benefactor will have her first start for new trainer Ron Quinton when she lines up at Canterbury tomorrow.
It will be the second change of trainer for the three-year-old filly, who spent her first eight runs with Anthony Cummings before being moved to John Sadler for five starts.
The owners of the Encosta De …
Trainer Gai Waterhouse will still push on to the Group 1 $500,000 Channel Seven Queensland Derby (2400m) at Eagle Farm on June 9 with Tohunga even though the three year old was a beaten short price favourite at Canterbury yesterday.
Racing New South Wales stewards opened an injury into Tommy Berry’s ride on Tohunga after …
Jockey Blake Shinn is free to ride at the two day Scone Carnival on Friday and Saturday but is set to miss the Brisbane Winter Carnival after being suspended for six weeks by Racing New South Wales Stewards at Canterbury yesterday.
Shinn was found guilty of a charge of improper riding in that at the …
Gai Waterhouse will give two year old Betrayal his chance to prove himself in top company and will head to Brisbane after winning the NMW Airr Handicap (1250m) for two year olds at Canterbury today.
Betrayal was the second leg of a winning double for Waterhouse as she continues to chase down leading trainer Chris …
Jockey Corey Brown will miss the remainder of the Sydney Autumn Carnival after receiving two suspensions over the weekend.
Leading Sydney trainer Chris Waller will have to find replacement riders for Rangirangdoo in the Group 1 $2m Doncaster Mile (1600m) at Randwick on Saturday and Permit, who was Brown’s only winner at Randwick on the …
Top Sydney jockey Corey Brown will be on the sidelines on Doncaster Mile day at Randwick next week after being suspended at Canterbury yesterday.
Racing New South Wales Stewards found Brown guilty of careless riding when he permitted his mount , Coventry, to shift out on the home in the Canterbury Park Handicap (1100m) causing …
Co trainers Pat and Wayne Webster aren’t frightened to take on the big guns with their filly Bethlehem in the Group 3 $125,000 Sweet Embrace Stakes (1200m) at Randwick on Saturday.
The Websters decided it was time to test their filly against the best even though she could only manage a fourth in the Vinery …
- Chris Waller
- Melbourne Cup
- Gai Waterhouse
- Cox Plate
- Caulfield Cup
- Peter Moody
- Golden Slipper
- Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival
- Hugh Bowman
- Doncaster Mile
- Stradbroke Handicap
- Black Caviar
- Damien Oliver
- Queen Elizabeth Stakes
- Caulfield Guineas
- Peter Snowden
- Darren Weir
- Craig Williams
- James McDonald
- Blue Diamond Stakes
- Newmarket Handicap
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