News About: Celtic Dancer
In-form Aimee will face the toughest test of her racing career to date in the 2014 BRC Sires Produce Stakes at Doomben on Saturday, but trainer Noel Doyle believes that the talented filly is good enough to record her fifth straight win in the Group 2 event.
It was a feat that surprised even his trainer when four-year-old River Lad stormed home to win the WJ Healy Stakes at Eagle Farm this afternoon.
River Lad won the Group 3 race in impressive style in front …
Celtic Dancer’s impressive win in Saturday’s QTC Cup has seen the gelding receive a 0.5kg weight penalty and gain a shock start in this weekend’s Group 1 $1 million Stradbroke Handicap.
The penalty takes the Noel Doyle-trained gelding’s weight allocation to 52.5kg and catapults him into 19th spot in the Stradbroke order of entry.
Gold Coast trained Celtic Dancer will still struggle to gain a Stradbroke Handicap start even after winning the Group 2 $175,000 QTC Cup (1300m) at Eagle Farm today.
Celtic Dancer led all the way …
The Group 3 George Moore Stakes (1200m) run at 4.15pm would be best remembered as ‘Hammertime.’
That’s because the winner Adebisi got away with cushy run in front courtesy of under-rated Gold Coast rider Paul Hammersley.
Hammersley let the Desleigh Forster-trained gelding roll to the lead at his own pace.
From there he settled comfortably …
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