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Gatewood to show true quality in Geelong Cup

Gatewood to show true quality in Geelong Cup

22 Oct, 2012

English stayer Gatewood gets his chance to show Australian racegoers his true quality when he lines up in the Group 3 $300,000 Centrebet Geelong Cup (2400m) at Geelong on Wednesday.

The John Gosden trained Gatewood was sent out the $4 favourite at his first Australian start in the Group 2 $220,000 Sportingbet Herbert Power (2400m)…

Oliver takes out fifth Thousand Guineas on Commanding Jewel

Oliver takes out fifth Thousand Guineas on Commanding Jewel

17 Oct, 2012

Champion jockey Damien Oliver threw aside the turmoil of the last week by taking out his fifth Group 1 $500,000 Schweppes Thousand Guineas (1600m) on Commanding Jewel at Caulfield today.

The Leon Corstens trained filly also carried on the family tradition following unbeaten half-sister Atlantic Jewel who took out the fillies Group 1 feature last…

Corey Brown to ride Temple Of Boom in Manikato

Corey Brown to ride Temple Of Boom in Manikato

17 Oct, 2012

Jockey Corey Brown will be the new rider for Queensland sprinter Temple Of Boom when he lines up in the Group 1 $500,000 Manikato Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley on October 26.

Brown will be reunited with Temple Of Boom taking over from top Kiwi rider James McDonald who has been the regular rider for…

Damien Oliver Loses Caulfield Cup Ride Aboard My Quest For Peace

Damien Oliver Loses Caulfield Cup Ride Aboard My Quest For Peace

16 Oct, 2012

Jockey Damien Oliver has been unceremoniously dumped as the rider of My Quest For Peace in the $2.5 million Caulfield Cup this weekend.

Oliver was due to ride the English galloper in the 2,400 metre race, however, has since been replaced by Corey Brown.

The replacement comes after Oliver was accused of participating in a…

Corey Brown new rider on Cox Plate favourite Pierro

Corey Brown new rider on Cox Plate favourite Pierro

15 Oct, 2012

The Spring Carnival jockey merry-go-round continues with Sydney jockey Corey Brown being announced as the new rider for Cox Plate favourite Pierro.

The Gai Waterhouse trained Pierro is an easing favourite in the Group 1 $3m Sportingbet Cox Plate (2040m) at Moonee Valley on October 27 after suffering his first defeat when second to rival…

Oliver can rebound on Commanding Jewel in Thousand Guineas

Oliver can rebound on Commanding Jewel in Thousand Guineas

15 Oct, 2012

Melbourne Cup winning jockey Damien Oliver can rebound from negative reports which surfaced over the weekend by steering Commanding Jewel to victory in the Group 1 $500,000 Schweppes Thousand Guineas (1600m) at Caulfield on Wednesday.

Oliver was dumped from Cox Plate chance Green Moon and Saturday’s Caulfield Cup contender My Quest For Peace following allegations…

Solzhenitsyn takes out Toorak Handicap for Queensland

Solzhenitsyn takes out Toorak Handicap for Queensland

13 Oct, 2012

Queensland leading trainer Robert Heathcote continued his great Spring success with Solzhenitsyn taking out the Group 1 $400,000 David Jones Toorak Handicap (1600m) at Caulfield today.

The Toorak win wrapped up a memorable day for Heathcote with his top class sprinter Buffering winning the Group 2 $220,000 Schweppes Schillaci Stakes (1000m) earlier in the day.…

Snitzerland onto Flemington after Blue Sapphire win

Snitzerland onto Flemington after Blue Sapphire win

13 Oct, 2012

Trainer Gerald Ryan will proceed to Flemington in three weeks with Snitzerland after the filly took out the $250,000 Catanach’s Jewellers Blue Sapphire Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield in breathtaking style today.

The odds on favourite was always in the firing line, sitting outside the leader Lankan Rupee and after being clearly headed fought back to…

Rolling Pin Survives protest to take out Shannon Stakes

Rolling Pin Survives protest to take out Shannon Stakes

29 Sep, 2012

Rolling Pin had to survive a protest before securing back to back wins in the Group 2 $175,000 Ascend Sales Trophies Shannon Stakes (1500m) at Rosehill today.

The Gwenda Markwell trained Rolling Pin was coming off a tough win in the Group 3 $150,000 Patinack Farm Cameron Handicap (1500m) at Newcastle on September 19 and…

Solzhenitsyn’s versatility key to tricky Caulfield track

Solzhenitsyn’s versatility key to tricky Caulfield track

28 Sep, 2012

Leading Queensland trainer Robert Heathcote is relying on Solzhenitsyn’s versatility to be the key to handling the tricky Caulfield track when the six year old lines up in the Group 1 $400,000 Clamms Seafood Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes (1400m) on Sunday.

Heathcote will heed the advice of locals and instruct Corey Brown to take advantage…