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Cirrus Des Aigles will be having his fifth race start in Hong Kong when he contests the 2014 Hong Kong Cup at Sha Tin next Sunday and trainer Corine Barande-Barbe does not believe that the veteran gelding has ever gone into the race in better form.
Three year old Criterion broke through for an overdue Group 1 victory with a runaway win in the $500,000 tab.com.au Rosehill Guineas (2000m) at Rosehill today.
The David Payne trained Criterion was runner up in the Group 1 $400,000 Moet & Chandon …
Gai Waterhouse’s super colt Pierro will be the headline act at Rosehill on Saturday when he makes his Autumn Carnival debut in the Group 2 $200,000 Hobartville Stakes (1400m).
Waterhouse and owner Greg Kolivos decided that Pierro would race exclusively in …
Undefeated superstar Black Caviar has been recognised on the international stage after claiming the prestigious Cartier Award for sprinters announced in London overnight.
Less than a week after Racing Victoria renamed the Group 1 $750,000 Coolmore Lightning Stakes (1000m) at Flemington to …
Kiwi trainer Murray Baker is sticking to a tried and tested method with It’s A Dundeel by using tomorrow’s Group 2 $220,000 Mitchelton Wines Vase (2040m) at Moonee Valley as the three year olds final run before the Victory Derby next week.
Baker won the 2010 Group 1 $1.5m AAMI Victoria Derby (2500m) at Flemington …
A forced change of rider for Ortensia would be very disruptive for the chances of the Group 1 winning mare in the Sprint Cup at Haydock this weekend if top English jockey William Buick became unavailable due to his commitment to the John Gosden stable.
Buick has developed a great association with Ortensia while she …
Super horse Frankel has tempted connections to head to France for the Group 1 €4m QATAR Prix De L’Arc De Triomphe (1 mile 4 furlongs) at Longchamp on October 7 after securing his thirteenth win at York on Wednesday.
Frankel retained his ‘best horse in the world’ tag when he careered away from the rest …
So You Think is expected to run in this Saturday’s Champion Stakes at Ascot Racecourse after his fourth place defeat in the French Prix de l’Arc de Triompheon October 2.
Coolmore’s general manager Michael Kirwan said that the five-year-old had pulled up well from the 2,413 metre race.
Kirwan felt So You …
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