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Connections Rate Spielberg’s Prince Of Wales’s Stakes Chances

Connections Rate Spielberg’s Prince Of Wales’s Stakes Chances

10 Jun, 2015

Spielberg will take on Australian hope Criterion in the 2015 Prince Of Wales’s Stakes and connections of the Japanese galloper fancy his chances in the Group 1 event at Royal Ascot on Wednesday night (AEST).

Spielberg will take on Queen Elizabeth Stakes winner Criterion in the 2015 Prince Of Wales’s Stakes at Royal Ascot on …

Ryan Moore Wins World’s Best Jockey Award

Ryan Moore Wins World’s Best Jockey Award

2 Dec, 2014

Leading British jockey Ryan Moore failed to win the 2014 Japan Cup on Gentildonna, but was still able to clinch the 2014 World’s Best Jockey Award.

Ryan Moore’s victory on Protectionist in the Melbourne Cup sent him to the lead in the 2014 World’s Best Jockey Award. Photo by: Sarah Ebbett

The World’s Best Jockey …

McDonald To Represent Oceania In World Super Jockey’s Series

McDonald To Represent Oceania In World Super Jockey’s Series

18 Nov, 2014

Leading Sydney-based hoop James McDonald has been chosen to represent Oceania in the 2014 World Super Jockey’s Series at Tokyo on November 29.

James McDonald will ride against some of the best jockeys in the world in the World Super Jockey’s Series in Japan. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

The World Super Jockey’s Series …

Bowman and Callow spearhead Mauritius International Jockey’s Weekend

Bowman and Callow spearhead Mauritius International Jockey’s Weekend

3 Dec, 2012

Australian Jockeys Noel Callow and Hugh Bowman spearheaded the Southern Hemisphere Team to victory in the two-day Mauritius International Jockeys’ Weekend just passed.

Hugh Bowman rode a winning double at the Mauritius International Jockey's Weekend. Photo by: Taron Clarke

In a drama packed two days racing Bowman was able to ride a winning double on …

Orfevre to rewrite history in Japan Cup

Orfevre to rewrite history in Japan Cup

23 Nov, 2012

Local hero Orfevre will have to rewrite the thirty-one year history of the running of the Japan Cup on Sunday if the four year old is to win Japan’s prestigious Group 1 US$6.5m 2400m feature at Tokyo  from the extreme outside barrier.

British bookmakers have eased Orfevre’s pre post price to as much as 2-1 …

French filly Solemia takes out Prix De L’Arc De Triomphe

French filly Solemia takes out Prix De L’Arc De Triomphe

8 Oct, 2012

French filly Solemia will now head to the Breeder’s Cup after taking out the Group 1 €4m QATAR Prix De L’Arc De Triomphe (1 mile 4 furlongs) at Longchamp, France on October 7.

In a race that dramatically changed complexion over the final 100m, Japan was denied its first win in the famous race when …

Cirrus Des Aigles on target for Hong Kong Cup

Cirrus Des Aigles on target for Hong Kong Cup

9 Dec, 2011

Cirrus Des Aigles will jump from barrier 2 in the Hong Kong Cup on Sunday

A winner of 4 of his last 5 starts all at Group level, French galloper Cirrus Des Aigles is on target for the (US $2.6 million) Group 1 Cathay Pacific Hong Kong Cup on Sunday.

Trainer Corine Barande-Barbe said her …