News About: Ciaron Maher

A firm track puts Pornichet out of contention for Easter Cup

A firm track puts Pornichet out of contention for Easter Cup

12 Apr, 2017

Trainer Ciaron Maher will consider not running Group 1 winner Pornichet in the Group 3 $150,000 Le Pine Funerals Easter Cup (2000m) at Caulfield on Saturday if the track is too firm.

Pornichet, above, could be a doubtful starter in the Easter Cup at Caulfield if the track is too firm. Photo by Daniel Costello.…

Winx Frightens Jameka Out of Queen Elizabeth Stakes

Winx Frightens Jameka Out of Queen Elizabeth Stakes

27 Mar, 2017

Despite a dominant win in The BMW in Sydney over the weekend connections of Caulfield Cup winning mare Jameka admitted they are frightened of facing off against Winx in Saturday week’s $4 million Group 1 Queen Elizabeth Stakes (2000m).

The BMW winner Jameka is likely to bypass a clash with Winx in the Queen Elizabeth …

Jameka Is The 2017 The BMW Winner

Jameka Is The 2017 The BMW Winner

25 Mar, 2017

Jameka returned to winning form with a simply outstanding victory in the 2017 The BMW at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon.

Jameka claimed a third Group 1 win in the 2017 The BMW. Photo by: Steve Hart

Jameka went into The BMW as a clear favourite following the scratching of Our Ivanhowe and Hugh Bowman had …

Jameka firms in The BMW Betting despite wet track concerns

Jameka firms in The BMW Betting despite wet track concerns

23 Mar, 2017

Caulfield Cup winner Jameka continues to firm in The BMW betting despite trainer Ciaron Maher having some concerns about another heavy track at Rosehill on Saturday.

Trainer Ciaron Maher has some concerns about Jameka, above, handling a heavy track in The BMW at Rosehill. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Jameka remains the $3.80 favourite, in …

Our Ivanhowe has to get vet clearance before running in The BMW

Our Ivanhowe has to get vet clearance before running in The BMW

23 Mar, 2017

Equal favourite Our Ivanhowe has to be cleared by Racing New South Wales’ vet before he can take his place in the Group 1 $1.5m The BMW (2400m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

Our Ivanhowe, above, has to pass a vet’s inspection before being cleared to run in The BMW at Rosehill. Photo by Steve Hart.…

Jamkea to face heavy track in 9 horse The BMW field

Jamkea to face heavy track in 9 horse The BMW field

22 Mar, 2017

Caulfield Cup winner Jameka will have to adapt to a heavy Rosehill track if she is to find her way back into the winner’s stall in the Group 1 $1.5m The BMW (2400m) on Saturday.

Jameka, above, will have to handle a heavy track if she is to win The BMW at Rosehill. Photo by …

Real Love scratched from Australian Cup

Real Love scratched from Australian Cup

10 Mar, 2017

The field for 2017 Group 1 $1.5m Australian Cup (2000m) at Flemington on Saturday has been reduced to eleven runners following the scratching of the Darren Weir trained Real Love.

Real Love, above, has been scratched from the Australian Cup at Flemington. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Real Love was at double figure odds around the …

Jameka draws wide barrier in 2017 Australian Cup

Jameka draws wide barrier in 2017 Australian Cup

8 Mar, 2017

Last year’s Caulfield Cup winner Jameka will have to be at her best to overcome a wide barrier draw in the Group 1 $1.5m Australian Cup (2000m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Caulfield Cup winner Jameka. above, has drawn out wide in the Australian Cup at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Jameka has drawn barrier …

Boom Time will be Lindsay Park’s only Australian Cup Runner

Boom Time will be Lindsay Park’s only Australian Cup Runner

7 Mar, 2017

In-form five year old Boom Time will be Lindsay Park’s only runner in the Group 1 $1.5m Australian Cup (2000m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Boom Time, above, will be Lindsay Park’s only runner in the Australian Cup at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Boom Time has won four of his last five starts since …

Jukebox to be vetted before Todman Stakes

Jukebox to be vetted before Todman Stakes

2 Mar, 2017

Melbourne two year old Jukebox will have to pass a vet’s check on Friday before being allowed to start in either the Group 2 $300,000 UNSW Todman Stakes (1200m) at Randwick on Saturday or the Group 3 $300,000 Mercedes-Benz Canberra Black Opal Stakes (1200m) at Canberra on Sunday.

Jukebox, above, will have to undergo a …