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Rubick To Contest BTC Cup

Rubick To Contest BTC Cup

28 Apr, 2015

Trainer Gerald Ryan has confirmed that talented sprinter Rubick will make the trip to Brisbane for the 2015 BTC Cup at Doomben next Saturday.

Rubick will have the chance to finish his racing career as a Group 1 winner when he contests the 2015 BTC Cup. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Rubick started his …

Queen Elizabeth Stakes 2015: Bester Thrilled With Adelaide

Queen Elizabeth Stakes 2015: Bester Thrilled With Adelaide

8 Apr, 2015

Adelaide will make his long awaited return to racing in the 2015 Queen Elizabeth Stakes and Coolmore Australia Racing Manager James Bester is thrilled with the Cox Plate winner heading into the Group 1 event at Royal Randwick on Saturday.

Adelaide has impressed connections with his trackwork heading into the 2015 Queen Elizabeth Stakes at …

Coolmore Satisfied With Adelaide’s Barrier Trial Performance

Coolmore Satisfied With Adelaide’s Barrier Trial Performance

17 Feb, 2015

Adelaide beat home only two horses in a barrier trial over 900 metres at Rosehill Gardens this morning, but Coolmore Australia Racing Manager James Bester said that he was satisfied with the performance of the 2015 Cox Plate winner.

Adelaide stormed down the outside of the field to record an impressive win in the 2014 …

Encosta De Lago Retried From Stud Duties

Encosta De Lago Retried From Stud Duties

6 Feb, 2015

Coolmore Australia have announced that champion stallion Encosta De Lago has been retired from stud duties due to fertility issues.

Chautauqua is one of a number of sons of Encosta De Lago that could be a major player during the Autumn Racing Carnival. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Encosta De Lago took out the …

Long Time Cox Plate favourite Atlantic Jewel retired

Long Time Cox Plate favourite Atlantic Jewel retired

23 Oct, 2013

Long time Cox Plate favourite Atlantic Jewel has been officially retired and will be sent to Coolmore’s highly rated world class stallion Galileo in Ireland.

Atlantic Jewel winning her final race, the G1 Caulfield Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Trainer Mark Kavanagh had to scratch Atlantic Jewel from the Group 1 …

Sea Siren to chase more Group 1 Glory

Sea Siren to chase more Group 1 Glory

16 Jul, 2013

Champion Irish trainer Aidan O’Brien will test his new stable acquisition Sea Siren back at Group 1 level after her emphatic win at Fairyhouse in Ireland on the weekend.

Sea Siren winning one of her 3 Group 1s, the Manikato Stakes at Moonee Valley. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

The multiple Group 1 winner …

England trip off for All Too Hard

England trip off for All Too Hard

6 May, 2013

Glamour colt All Too Hard will have plenty of time to settle into his new surroundings at Vinery Stud in the Hunter Valley before the start of the breeding season following the decision to call off his proposed trip to England.

All Too Hard retired to stud after four Group 1 wins. Photo by Race …

Atlantic Jewel To Miss Spring Racing Carnival

Atlantic Jewel To Miss Spring Racing Carnival

16 Aug, 2012

Atlantic Jewel’s racing career is in jeopardy after an examination revealed a tendon injury yesterday.

The four-year-old mare underwent scans after appearing slightly lame during track work on Tuesday evening.

Atlantic Jewel is out of the Spring Carnival after suffering a tendon injury - photo © Steve Hart

The scans revealed a problem with the …

So You Think to begin Stud duties in Australia

So You Think to begin Stud duties in Australia

2 Aug, 2012

International star So You Think has landed back in Australia to begin his first season at stud at Coolmore Australia Farm in the Hunter Valley alongside champion Australian sire Fastnet Rock.

So You Think has returned to Australia to start stud duties - photo © Taron Clarke

So You Think, the winner of ten Group …

Impressive group of mares awaits So You Think

Impressive group of mares awaits So You Think

3 Jul, 2012

An impressive group of mares awaits the arrival of top line international galloper So You Think at Coolmore Australia as the multiple Group 1 winner prepares for his last race track appearance prior to commencing stud duties.

So You Think will stand at the Coolmore Australia stud - photo © Taron Clarke

The draft of …