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Libran To Sydney Cup After Chairman’s Handicap Win

Libran To Sydney Cup After Chairman’s Handicap Win

2 Apr, 2016

Libran will go into the 2016 Sydney Cup as one of the favourites after he recorded a tough staying victory in the 2016 Chairman’s Handicap at Royal Randwick this afternoon.

Libran outstayed his rivals to take out the 2016 Chairman’s Handicap at Royal Randwick this afternoon. Photo by: Steve Hart

Café Society took up the …

Libran To Sydney Cup Following Manion Cup Victory

Libran To Sydney Cup Following Manion Cup Victory

19 Mar, 2016

Libran will head towards the 2016 Chairman’s Handicap and Sydney Cup after he recorded a comfortable victory in the 2016 Manion Cup at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon.

Brenton Avdulla was clearly delighted to have won the 2016 Manion Cup on Libran. Photo by: Steve Hart

Libran went into the Manion Cup as a dominant favourite …

Sir John Hawkwood On Sydney Cup Path After Sky High Stakes Win

Sir John Hawkwood On Sydney Cup Path After Sky High Stakes Win

12 Mar, 2016

Imported stayer Sir John Hawkwood will head towards the 2016 Sydney Cup after he returned to the races with a win in the 2016 Sky High Stakes at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon.

Sir John Hawkwood finished over the top of Messene to win the Sky High Stakes. Photo by: Steve Hart

Messene took up the …

Cassidy Chasing Another Melbourne Cup With Grand Marshal

Cassidy Chasing Another Melbourne Cup With Grand Marshal

21 Jul, 2015

Veteran jockey Jim Cassidy won the Melbourne Cup with Kiwi in 1983 and Might And Power in 1997 and he is hopeful that Sydney Cup winner Grand Marshal can deliver him another win in the 2015 edition of ‘the race that stops a nation’.

Grand Marshal outstayed stablemate Who Shot Thebarman to win the 2015 …

Hvasstan The Pick Of Gollan’s Premier’s Cup Chances

Hvasstan The Pick Of Gollan’s Premier’s Cup Chances

22 May, 2015

Tony Gollan has both Hvasstan and Hi Son in the 2015 Premier’s Cup field, but he believes that Hvasstan is clearly his best chance in the Group 3 event at Doomben tomorrow.

Hi Son is one of two Chris Waller-trained gallopers in the 2015 Premier’s Cup field. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Hvasstan joined the Gollan …

Index Linked Claims 2015 Caloundra Cup

Index Linked Claims 2015 Caloundra Cup

16 May, 2015

Imported stayer Index Linked delivered trainer Chris Waller a feature race double with a narrow victory over Escado in the 2015 Caloundra Cup at the Sunshine Coast this afternoon.

Waller admitted in the lead-up to the Caloundra Cup that Index Linked was no certainty to run out a strong 2400 metres and jockey Damian Browne …

Start Key For Tremec In Caloundra Cup

Start Key For Tremec In Caloundra Cup

14 May, 2015

Trainer John Thompson is confident that Tremec is the best horse in the 2015 Caloundra Cup, but he believes that the enigmatic stayer needs to jump cleanly to be any chance in the Listed event at the Sunshine Coast this weekend.

Tremec is one of a number of winning chances in an open edition of …

Epingle To Brisbane Cup After Chairman’s Handicap Victory

Epingle To Brisbane Cup After Chairman’s Handicap Victory

25 Apr, 2015

Staying mare Epingle will head to the 2015 Brisbane Cup after she returned to winning form with a strong effort in the 2015 Chairman’s Handicap at the Gold Coast this afternoon.

Epingle returned to winning form with a smart performance in the 2015 Chairman’s Handicap at the Gold Coast this afternoon. Photo by: Daniel Costello…

A.D. Hollindale Stakes Day: Weather Fine, Track Good

A.D. Hollindale Stakes Day: Weather Fine, Track Good

25 Apr, 2015

The first day of the Queensland Winter Carnival kicks off in perfect conditions at the Gold Coast today with fine weather and a good 4 track for A.D. Hollindale Stakes Race Day.

Kiwi mare Silent Achiever, above, shares favouritism with Arabian Gold for the A.D. Hollindale Stakes at the Gold Coast. Photo by Steve Hart.…

Jockeys To Ride Overweight In 2015 Sydney Cup

Jockeys To Ride Overweight In 2015 Sydney Cup

8 Apr, 2015

Racing New South Wales stewards announced this afternoon that they have granted permission for Brenton Avdulla, Tim Clark and Jim Cassidy to all ride half a kilogram overweight in the 2015 Sydney Cup at Royal Randwick on Saturday.

Akzar will now carry 52 and a half kilos when he contests the 2015 Sydney Cup at …