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Full field of 14 for 2017 Galaxy

Full field of 14 for 2017 Galaxy

15 Mar, 2017

A full field of fourteen sprinters will line up to contest the Group 1 $700,000 Nathan’s Famous Hotdogs Galaxy (1100m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

English (white cap) and Redzel (red cap) are set to clash again in the Galaxy at Rosehill. Photo by Steve Hart.

The Gai Waterhouse and Adrian Bott trained English is looking …

English at top of huge 2017 Galaxy Nominations

English at top of huge 2017 Galaxy Nominations

14 Mar, 2017

First up Challenge Stakes winner English sits at the top of the huge nominations for the 2017 Group 1 $700,000 Nathan’s Famous Hotdogs Galaxy (1100m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

Oakleigh Plate winner Sheidel, above, is among the nominations for the Galaxy at Rosehill. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The twenty-two nominations for the Galaxy will …

The Galaxy Next For Challenge Stakes Winner English

The Galaxy Next For Challenge Stakes Winner English

4 Mar, 2017

English will return to Group 1 level in the 2017 The Galaxy after she scored a narrow victory in the Challenge Stakes at Royal Randwick this afternoon.

English and Redzel fought out the finish in the 2017 Challenge Stakes. Photo by: Steve Hart

English was outpaced in the early stages of the Challenge Stakes, but …

Terravista to Take Place in 2017 Newmarket Handicap Field

Terravista to Take Place in 2017 Newmarket Handicap Field

28 Feb, 2017

Trainer Joe Pride has confirmed that Terrivista will take his place in the 2017 Newmarket Handicap field this morning’s release of official weights for the featured sprint at Flemington on March 11th.

Lightning Stakes winner Terravista will take his place in the 2017 Newmarket Handicap field. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Terravista returned to …

English installed as favourite for The Shorts

English installed as favourite for The Shorts

15 Sep, 2016

First up specialist English has been installed as the early favourite for the Group 2 $200,000 Bowermans Office Furniture Shorts (1100m) at Randwick on Saturday.

English, above, has been installed the favourite for the The Shorts at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

Ladbrokes.com.au have English marked at $2.40 for her first appearance since winning the …

No Cox Plate for English

No Cox Plate for English

22 Jul, 2016

Trainer Gai Waterhouse has ruled out a Cox Plate preparation for English during the Melbourne Spring Carnival with the Group 1 winning filly to be kept to a sprinting campaign.

English, above, will be set for the major sprint races during the 2016 Spring Carnival. Photo by Steve Hart.

“You will be seeing her in …

English to miss Brisbane Winter Carnival, no show for Stradbroke Handicap

English to miss Brisbane Winter Carnival, no show for Stradbroke Handicap

3 May, 2016

Trainer Gai Waterhouse has sent Group 1 winning filly English to the paddock and she will miss the Brisbane Winter Carnival and will be a no show for the Group 1 $1.5m AAMI Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) at Eagle Farm on June 11.

G1 All Aged Stakes winner English, above, will miss the Brisbane Winter Carnival. …

English to spearhead Gai Waterhouse’s Winter Carnival assault

English to spearhead Gai Waterhouse’s Winter Carnival assault

18 Apr, 2016

Brilliant three year old filly English is set to spearhead trainer Gai Waterhouse’s Brisbane Winter Carnival assault after winning the Group 1 $600,000 Schweppes All Aged Stakes (1400m) at Randwick last Saturday.

All Aged Stakes winner English will spearhead Gai Waterhouse’s Brisbane Winter Carnival assault. Photo by Steve Hart.

Waterhouse has already pencilled in three …

Moody has two pronged attack in William Reid Stakes

Moody has two pronged attack in William Reid Stakes

24 Mar, 2016

Peter Moody will saddle up his last two Group 1 runners in the Group 1 $500,000 Mitchelton Wines William Reid Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley tonight before he hands in his trainer’s licence.

Peter Moody will saddle up Kinglike, above, in the William Reid Stakes at Moonee Valley. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Moody has …

Holler chasing back to back G1 wins in William Reid Stakes

Holler chasing back to back G1 wins in William Reid Stakes

23 Mar, 2016

Proven Group 1 performer Holler is chasing back to back wins at the elite level when he takes on a slick field in the Group 1 $500,000 Mitchelton Wines William Reid Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley on Thursday night.

Holler is chasing back to back G1 wins in the William Reid Stakes at Moonee Valley. …