News About: Centennial Park

Centennial Park To Follow Familiar Path In The Autumn

Centennial Park To Follow Familiar Path In The Autumn

7 Jan, 2014

Trainer David Payne has revealed that veteran gelding Centennial Park will follow a familiar path to past years during the 2014 Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival.

Centennial Park almost broke his winning drought at Group level when he finished second behind Rain Drum in the Shannon Stakes during the 2013 Spring Racing Carnival. Photo by: Steve …

Centennial Park breaks 2 year drought in Super Saturday Stakes

Centennial Park breaks 2 year drought in Super Saturday Stakes

9 Mar, 2013

Perfect conditions at Flemington today saw Centennial Park break a two year drought with a win in the Listed $120,000 Super Saturday Stakes over 1400m.

With the Flemington track being upgraded from a dead 4 to a good 3 and a first class ride from Noel Callow, Centennial Park ($7.50) was able to record his …

Secret Admirer Begins Caulfield Cup Campaign At Warwick Farm

Secret Admirer Begins Caulfield Cup Campaign At Warwick Farm

22 Aug, 2012

Secret Admirier will take her first step towards her ultimate spring goal of the Caulfield Cup when she lines up at Warwick Farm this weekend.

Secret Admirer will have their first spring run in the Warwick Stakes. Photo by: Steve Hart

The five-year-old mare has accepted for the Group 2 Warwick Stakes, which will be …

Pride taking gamble with Rain Affair in Newmarket

Pride taking gamble with Rain Affair in Newmarket

5 Mar, 2012

Sydney trainer Joe Pride is taking a huge gamble by sending his sprinting sensation Rain Affair into the Newmarket Handicap on Saturday without a look at the Flemington straight.

Pride did an about face after stating that he would like Rain Affair to have a gallop down the straight, he will now go into Group …

Centennial Park hoping to reverse results in Apollo

Centennial Park hoping to reverse results in Apollo

24 Feb, 2012

The prospect of an improving Rosehill track has boosted the hopes of trainer David Payne for the rematch between his top class galloper Centennial Park and sprinting sensation Rain Affair.

The pair are set to clash in the Group 2 $250,000 Hako Australia Apollo Stakes (1400m) tomorrow and with the forecast of fine conditions the …

Danleigh is Waller’s pick in Expressway

Danleigh is Waller’s pick in Expressway

9 Feb, 2012

Sydney Premiership leading trainer Chris Waller has to disagree with bookmakers in the assessment of his three runners in the Expressway Stakes at Rosehill on Saturday.

Waller will saddle up three Group 1 winners in the $200,000  1200m WFA Group 2 and regards Danleigh as his pick above Rangirangdoo and new stable acquisition Shoot Out.…

Randwick Test For Power Of Al’s Magic Miss

Randwick Test For Power Of Al’s Magic Miss

5 Aug, 2011

Al's Magic Miss will be next up in the Rosebud at Randwick

Al’s Magic Miss had an interesting Autumn campaign, never really firing at the top level but always giving a good account of herself.

She won on debut at Randwick over 100m, but that handicap win was a long way off what she’d face …

Schofield Spasms But Ok For Slipper

Schofield Spasms But Ok For Slipper

30 Mar, 2011

Glyn Schofield has moved to dispel rumours that he won’t be able to take part in the Golden Slipper this weekend after pulling out of his rides at Randwick today.

After his second ride today Schofield was ruled unfit to ride by the ATC doctor reportedly due to a ‘headache’.

“I had some acupuncture in …