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Prized Icon wins 2016 Victoria Derby

Prized Icon wins 2016 Victoria Derby

29 Oct, 2016

The James Cummings trained Prized Icon scored an upset win in the Group 1 $1.5m AAMI Victoria Derby (2500m) at Flemington today.

Prized Icon, above, proved to be the best staying three year old with his win in the Victoria Derby at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Prized Icon was sent out at the …

Prized Icon’s Victoria Derby Form pleases stable

Prized Icon’s Victoria Derby Form pleases stable

27 Oct, 2016

The James Cummings stable is pleased with the form of Prized Icon leading up to the Group 1 $1.5m AAMI Victoria Derby (2500m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Prized Icon, above, has pleased the stable in the lead up to the Victoria Derby at Flemington. Photo by Steve Hart.

Prized Icon hasn’t visited the winner’s stall …

Astern not among Caulfield Guineas second acceptances

Astern not among Caulfield Guineas second acceptances

21 Sep, 2016

One time favourite Astern is officially out for the Group 1 $1m Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas (1600m) at Caulfield on October 8 with trainer John O’Shea not including him among the stable’s list of second acceptances.

Astern, above, is not among the second acceptances for the Caulfield Guineas at Caulfield. Photo by Steve Hart.

O’Shea has …

Winx has the Chelmsford Stakes ‘at her mercy': Bowman says

Winx has the Chelmsford Stakes ‘at her mercy': Bowman says

1 Sep, 2016

Leading Group 1 rider Hugh Bowman says that super star mare Winx has the Group 2 $250,000 Tattersalls Club Chelmsford Stakes (1600m) at Randwick on Saturday “at her mercy.”

Winx, above, is the short priced favourite for the Chelmsford Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

Winx is chasing her eleventh win on the trot …

Scans clear Golden Rose fancy Yankee Rose of serious injury

Scans clear Golden Rose fancy Yankee Rose of serious injury

24 Aug, 2016

Scans have cleared Golden Rose Stakes fancy Yankee Rose of any serious injury and trainer David Vandyke will push on with a Spring Carnival preparation with the Group 1 winning filly.

Yankee Rose, above, has been cleared of any serious injury and will continue on with her Spring Carnival preparation. Photo by Steve Hart.

Yankee …

Yankee Rose under injury cloud for Golden Rose Stakes

Yankee Rose under injury cloud for Golden Rose Stakes

24 Aug, 2016

Inglis Sires’ winner Yankee Rose will have to pass a full veterinary examination before continuing on with her preparation to run first up in the Group 1 $1m Golden Rose Stakes (1400m) at Rosehill on September 10.

Yankee Rose, above, has pulled up sore after a gallop at the Sunshine Coast. Photo by Ultimate Racing …

Prized Icon top weight in Up And Coming Stakes

Prized Icon top weight in Up And Coming Stakes

17 Aug, 2016

Group 1 winning colt Prized Icon will carry the top weight of 61kg when he resumes in the Group 3 $125,000 Primo Smallgoods Up and Coming Stakes (1300m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Prized Icon, above, will carry the top weight in the Up And Coming Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

The James Cummings …

Up And Coming Stakes First-up for Prized Icon

Up And Coming Stakes First-up for Prized Icon

4 Aug, 2016

Trainer James Cummings has revealed that talented colt Prized Icon is on track for a competitive return in the Group 3 Up And Coming Stakes (1300m) at Royal Randwick on August 20th.

Prized Icon is set for a racing return in the Group 3 Up And Coming Stakes on August 20th. Photo: Ultimate …

Yankee Rose to trial again before Spring Carnival debut

Yankee Rose to trial again before Spring Carnival debut

2 Aug, 2016

Juvenile Group 1 winner Yankee Rose will have one more trial before trainer David Vandyke decides if she makes her Spring Carnival debut in the Group 1 $1m Golden Rose Stakes (1400m) at Rosehill on September 10.

Yankee Rose, above, will trial again before heading to Sydney for the Golden Rose Stakes at Rosehill. Photo …

Yankee Rose on a Cox Plate path

Yankee Rose on a Cox Plate path

21 Jun, 2016

Stable star Yankee Rose is still struggling with foot problems as newly relocated trainer David Vandyke is eyeing off a Spring Carnival campaign that will include the Group 1 $3m Cox Plate (2040m) at Moonee Valley on October 22.

Yankee Rose. above, is being set for the Cox Plate during the Melbourne Spring Carnival, Photo …