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Smerdon Hopeful Oak Door Will Make Stradbroke Handicap Field

Smerdon Hopeful Oak Door Will Make Stradbroke Handicap Field

6 Jun, 2017

Trainer Robert Smerdon is hopeful that scratchings will lead to classy three-year-old Oak Door gaining a position in Saturday’s Group 1 Stradbroke Handicap field at Doomben Racecourse.

Oak Door currently sits 25th in the Stradbroke Handicap order of entry. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Oak Door has shown plenty of ability throughout his short but impressive …

Oak Door to Take Place in Australian Guineas Field

Oak Door to Take Place in Australian Guineas Field

27 Feb, 2017

Trainer Robert Smerdon has confirmed that classy last-start winner Oak Door will take his position in the 2017 Australian Guineas field at Flemington Racecourse on Saturday.

Oak Door will line up in the 2017 Australian Guineas field at Flemington on Saturday. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Oak Door has experienced something of a meteoric rise to …

Brideoake Confident of Spring Success for Thames Court

Brideoake Confident of Spring Success for Thames Court

13 Jul, 2016

Trainer David Brideoake is confident that Thames Court will step up to stable star status, when the rising four-year-old returns to racing during the forthcoming 2016 Spring Carnival.

Thames Court is David Brideoake’s leading chance of stakes success this spring. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Thames Court has more than stamped herself as a filly to …

Saluter Ready for Eye Liner Stakes

Saluter Ready for Eye Liner Stakes

17 Jun, 2016

Trainer Robert Heathcote is pleased with the condition of Saluter this time and believes the six-year-old is ready for a typically strong performance in Saturday’s Listed Eye Liner Stakes (1350m) at Ipswich Racecourse.

Saluter will leave from barrier 4 in Saturday’s Eye Liner Stakes at Ipswich. Photo: Daniel Costello

Saluter has been a notable performer …

McDonald Pleased With Holler Ahead of Diamond Jubilee Stakes

McDonald Pleased With Holler Ahead of Diamond Jubilee Stakes

17 Jun, 2016

Jockey James McDonald has been thrilled with the form shown by Holler since his arrival in the UK and is confident the three-year-old will prove tough to beat in the Group 1 Diamond Jubilee Stakes (1207m) at Royal Ascot this weekend.

Holler is primed for a big performance in the Diamond Jubilee Stakes at Royal …

Money For Medcaut In Carrington Stakes Betting

Money For Medcaut In Carrington Stakes Betting

22 Jan, 2016

Medcaut has been backed into 2016 Carrington Stakes odds of $2.80 and assistant trainer Darren Beadman is happy with the condition of the in-form galloper ahead of the Listed event at Royal Randwick tomorrow.

Medcaut has the chance to record a third straight victory in the 2016 Carrington Stakes at Royal Randwick tomorrow. Photo by: …

Holler Forward Enough To Win Australia Stakes

Holler Forward Enough To Win Australia Stakes

22 Jan, 2016

Holler has had just one barrier trial since returning from the spelling paddock, but assistant trainer Darren Beadman is confident that the three-year-old is forward enough to win the 2016 Australia Stakes at Moonee Valley on Saturday.

Holler has not been seen at the races since he recorded an impressive victory in the 2015 Red …

Moir Stakes 2015: Rain Affair May Not Lead

Moir Stakes 2015: Rain Affair May Not Lead

1 Oct, 2015

Trainer Daniel Bowman has revealed that Rain Affair may not take up the running in the 2015 Moir Stakes at Moonee Valley on Friday night.

Rain Affair will make his debut for new trainer Daniel Bowman in the 2015 Moir Stakes at Moonee Valley on Friday night. Photo by: Steve Hart

Rain Affair has been …

Hayes Happy With Bobbie Lewis Quality Trio

Hayes Happy With Bobbie Lewis Quality Trio

10 Sep, 2015

Lindsay Park have Sterling City, Gregers and Churchill Dancer in the 2015 Bobbie Lewis Quality field and he is happy with all three sprinters ahead of the Group 2 event at Flemington on Saturday.

Churchill Dancer is one of three David Hayes-trained runners in the 2015 Bobbie Lewis Quality at Flemington this weekend. Photo by: …

Gregers Out Of 2015 The Cup Club Stakes

Gregers Out Of 2015 The Cup Club Stakes

3 Sep, 2015

Co-trainer David Hayes has revealed that Gregers will be scratched from the 2015 The Cup Club Stakes that will be held at Moonee Valley on Saturday.

Gregers will not contest the 2015 The Cup Club Stakes at Moonee Valley this weekend. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Gregers was set to have the second start …