News About: Chateau Fort

Early Spring Test Tomorrow For Double Ranga

Early Spring Test Tomorrow For Double Ranga

28 Jun, 2011

As plenty of trainers unveil their spring hopes late in winter Paul Messara will be doing the same tomorrow with Double Ranga.

The filly will be put through her paces at Eagles Farm on Wednesday after having a lengthy four month spell.

She’ll race over 1000m in the Sky Racing Handicap with the expert ride …

Cover Crucial For Chateau Fort In Grand Prix

Cover Crucial For Chateau Fort In Grand Prix

26 May, 2011

After suffering his first defeat of 2011 in the Rough Habit Plate at Doomben Chateau Fort is expected to bounce back strongly in this weekend’s Grand Prix Stakes.

He ran third a couple of lengths away from the winner Fillydelphia but trainer Paul Messara believes if he can find a bit more luck he’ll be …

Chateau Fort Set To Find Winning Form

Chateau Fort Set To Find Winning Form

25 May, 2011

Paul Messara is hoping Chateau Fort will return to the winners circle in this Saturday’s Grand Prix Stakes in Brisbane.

The three-year-old colt finished third in the Rough Habit Plate last start, putting an end to a brilliant preparation that saw him win all of his first three starts.

Messara believes that Chateau Fort would …

Colless The Man In Chateau Fort Call-up

Colless The Man In Chateau Fort Call-up

24 May, 2011

Damian Browne has been one of Queensland’s best jockeys in 2011 so when he was unavailable for the ride of Chateau Fort in this weekend’s Grand Prix Stakes it left a big hole.

Not one to panic though, trainer Paul Messara new exactly who he wanted to take up the ride and he got him …

Derby Dreams On Track For Gunsynd Classic Winner Chateau Fort

Derby Dreams On Track For Gunsynd Classic Winner Chateau Fort

30 Apr, 2011

The first Group race of the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival has been won by Paul Messara’s Chateau Fort in the Group 2 Gunsynd Classic (1600m) at Eagle Farm.

Chateau Fort won what was only his fourth ever race start in brilliant form, bursting from the pack down the home straight to win the race convincingly.…