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Vega Magic looking for a slot in The Everest

Vega Magic looking for a slot in The Everest

22 May, 2017

Former West Australian sprinter Vega Magic has put himself into contention for a slot in The Everest following his first up win in the Group 1 $1m Darley Goodwood (1200m) at Morphettville last Saturday.

Randwick 1200m specialist Chautauqua, above, is the early favourite for The Everest at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

The inaugural running …

Soft track to suit market mover Derryn in Doomben 10,000

Soft track to suit market mover Derryn in Doomben 10,000

11 May, 2017

A rain affected Doomben track on Saturday will enhance the chances of market mover Derryn in the Group 1 $700,000 James Boag’s Premium Doomben 10000 (1200m).

Derryn, above, has been well supported in the betting for the Doomben 10,000. Photo by Steve Hart.

The Lindsay Park trained Derryn has been well supported in early betting …

Doomben 10,000 track rated a heavy 8

Doomben 10,000 track rated a heavy 8

9 May, 2017

The Group 1 $700,000 James Boag’s Premium Doomben 10000 (1200m) at Doomben on Saturday looks likely to be run on a rain affected surface after the track was rated a heavy 8 on Tuesday morning.

Favourite Russian Revolution, above, will have no trouble handling a wet track for the Doomben 10,000 at Doomben. Photo by …

Doomben 10000 fancies trial well at Randwick

Doomben 10000 fancies trial well at Randwick

28 Apr, 2017

Top Doomben 10000 fancies Russian Revolution and Rebel Dane look on track to clash in the Group 1 sprint at Doomben in a fortnight after performing well in their respective barrier trials at Randwick today.

Russian Revolution, above, is on track to run in the Doomben 10000 at Doomben, Photo by Steve Hart.

The Peter …

G1 winners highlight 2017 Robert Sangster Stakes nominations

G1 winners highlight 2017 Robert Sangster Stakes nominations

27 Apr, 2017

Group 1 winners English, Sheidel and I Am A Star highlight the nominations for the Group 1 $1m Robert Sangster Stakes (1200m) at Morphettville on May 6.

English, above, is among the nominations for the 2017 Robert Sangster Stakes at Morphettville. Photo by Steve Hart.

Also a huge coup for the South Australian Jockey Club …

Fell Swoop to be kept fresh for Doomben 10000

Fell Swoop to be kept fresh for Doomben 10000

26 Apr, 2017

Canberra sprinter Fell Swoop will be kept fresh in an attempt to claim his first Group 1 victory when he contests the Group 1 $700,000 James Boag’s Premium Doomben 10000 (1200m) at Doomben on May 13.

Fell Swoop, above, will head towards the Doomben 10000 without another run. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Trainer Matthew Dale …

Lankan Rupee can climb back to the top in The Everest

Lankan Rupee can climb back to the top in The Everest

18 Apr, 2017

One time the world’s best sprinter Lankan Rupee can climb his way back to the top of the rankings with trainer Mick Price eyeing off a start in the $10m The Everest (1200m) at Randwick on October 14.

Lankan Rupee, above, could be a surprise runner in The Everest at Randwick. Photo by Sarah Ebbett.…

Japonisme ready to be tested over 1400m in All Aged Stakes

Japonisme ready to be tested over 1400m in All Aged Stakes

13 Apr, 2017

Trainer Chris Waller will test Japonisme over 1400m for the first time when he lines up Saturday’s weight for age Group 1 $600,000 Schweppes All Aged Stakes at Randwick.

Japonisme, above, will step up to 1400m for the first time in the All Aged Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Japonisme hasn’t been …

Blinkers on freshened up Divine Prophet in All Aged Stakes

Blinkers on freshened up Divine Prophet in All Aged Stakes

12 Apr, 2017

A freshened up Divine Prophet will wear blinkers for the first time when he takes on the older horses at weight for age in the Group 1 $600,000 Schweppes All Aged Stakes (1400m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Divine Prophet, above, will wear blinkers for the first time in the All Aged Stakes at Randwick. Photo …

English has to pass vet check before defending All Aged Stakes title

English has to pass vet check before defending All Aged Stakes title

11 Apr, 2017

The Gai Waterhouse and Adrian Bott trained English will have to pass a vet check before being given the all clear to defend her title in the Group 1 $600,000 Schweppes All Aged Stakes (1400m) at Randwick on Saturday.

English, above, has to pass a vet’s check before being cleared to run in the All …