News About: Craig Newitt

2015 T.J. Smith Stakes Tips: Sweet Idea The Value

2015 T.J. Smith Stakes Tips: Sweet Idea The Value

2 Apr, 2015

Ratings expert Daniel O’Sullivan has Sweet Idea on top of his 2015 T.J. Smith Stakes tips and is happy to take on Chautauqua, Terravista and Lankan Rupee in the Group 1 event at Royal Randwick on Saturday.

Sweet Idea has the chance to record a second straight win at Group 1 level in the 2015 …

Puccini Included In Golden Mile Nominations

Puccini Included In Golden Mile Nominations

17 Mar, 2015

Puccini has been included in the 2015 Golden Mile nominations and is a genuine chance of contesting the Listed event at Bendigo on Saturday.

Jacquinot Bay is one of Puccini’s potential rivals in the 2015 Golden Mile at Bendigo this weekend. Photo by: Adrienne Bicknell

Puccini returned to Australian racing in the Group 1 Australian …

Puccini To Settle Towards Tail Of Australian Cup Field

Puccini To Settle Towards Tail Of Australian Cup Field

11 Mar, 2015

Trainer Peter McKay has revealed that he expects jockey Craig Newitt to settle Puccini towards the tail of the 2015 Australian Cup field at Flemington on Saturday.

Craig Newitt has been booked to ride Puccini in the 2015 Australian Cup at Flemington this weekend. Photo by: Sarah Ebbett

Puccini was ridden as a front-runner as …

Beshara Rates Happy Trails’ Australian Cup Chances

Beshara Rates Happy Trails’ Australian Cup Chances

10 Mar, 2015

Trainer Paul Beshara is confident that Happy Trails can win the 2015 Australian Cup when he returns to his favourite track for the Group 1 event at Flemington on Saturday.

Happy Trails has the chance to return to winning form in the 2015 Australian Cup at Flemington on Saturday. Photo by: Sarah Ebbett

Happy Trails …

Lankan Rupee can improve for the Newmarket Handicap

Lankan Rupee can improve for the Newmarket Handicap

23 Feb, 2015

Jockey Craig Newitt believes that super sprinter Lankan Rupee can make further improvement for the Group 1 $1m Lexus Newmarket Handicap (1200m) at Flemington in three weeks.

Lankan Rupee was spectacular in winning the G1 Black Caviar Lightning at Flemington. Photo by Sarah Ebbett.

Newitt, who is now based in Singapore, made a flying visit …

2015 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes Results: Lankan Rupee Back To His Best

2015 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes Results: Lankan Rupee Back To His Best

21 Feb, 2015

Outstanding sprinter Lankan Rupee returned to his best with an outstanding performance in the 2015 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes at Flemington this afternoon.

Lankan Rupee produced a simply outstanding performance to win the 2015 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes at Flemington this afternoon. Photo by: Sarah Ebbett

Jockey Craig Newitt opted to settle Lankan Rupee behind …

Lankan Rupee The Best Horse In Black Caviar Lightning Stakes Field

Lankan Rupee The Best Horse In Black Caviar Lightning Stakes Field

20 Feb, 2015

Jockey Craig Newitt believes that Lankan Rupee is the best horse in the 2015 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes field and he is confident that the star sprinter can record his fifth win at Group 1 level at Flemington tomorrow.

Lankan Rupee has the chance to record a fifth win at Group 1 level in the …

The Quarterback to take on big guns in Black Caviar Lightning

The Quarterback to take on big guns in Black Caviar Lightning

18 Feb, 2015

Trainer Robbie Griffiths doesn’t expect The Quarterback to trouble the big guns in the Group 1 $500,000 Black Caviar Lightning (1000m) at Flemington on Saturday but a good performance would all go well for the rest of the Melbourne Autumn Carnival.

The Quarterback is taking on the big guns in the Black Caviar Lightning at …

Black Caviar Lightning Stakes 2015: Price Hopeful Lankan Rupee Can Edge Deep Field

Black Caviar Lightning Stakes 2015: Price Hopeful Lankan Rupee Can Edge Deep Field

18 Feb, 2015

Trainer Mick Price has great respect for Deep Field, but he is hopeful that his star sprinter Lankan Rupee can edge the gifted stallion in the 2015 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes at Flemington on Saturday.

Lankan Rupee impressed onlookers with his performance in an exhibition gallop at Caulfield on Saturday. Photo by: Adrienne Bicknell

Lankan …

Lankan Rupee heads Black Caviar Lightning nominations

Lankan Rupee heads Black Caviar Lightning nominations

16 Feb, 2015

The world’s equal number one sprinter Lankan Rupee heads the nominations for the Group 1 $500,000 Black Caviar Lightning (1000m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Lankan Rupee, above galloping in between races at Caulfield, heads the nominations for the Black Caviar Lightning at Flemington. Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.

Lankan Rupee is only one of ten sprinters …