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Vega Magic Is The Goodwood Winner

Vega Magic Is The Goodwood Winner

20 May, 2017

Vega Magic made his debut for Lindsay Park with an outstanding victory in the 2017 The Goodwood at Morphettville this afternoon.

Vega Magic, above in blue and pink colours, wins The Goodwood at Morphettville. Photo by Jenny Barnes.

Vega Magic was sent to Lindsay Park after he won two races during the 2016 Perth Summer …

Vega Magic ready to take on Black Heart Bart in Goodwood

Vega Magic ready to take on Black Heart Bart in Goodwood

19 May, 2017

New Lindsay Park recruit Vega Magic has had a faultless preparation to take on five times Group 1 winner Black Heart Bart in the Group 1 $1m Darley Goodwood (1200m) at Morphettville on Saturday.

Craig Williams. above, rides Vega Magic in The Goodwood at Morphettville. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The former West Australian trained …

Luckless Savvy Dreams gets her chance in SA Fillies Classic

Luckless Savvy Dreams gets her chance in SA Fillies Classic

17 May, 2017

Kiwi trainer Grant Cullen is hoping a change of luck can see his filly Savvy Dreams find her way into the winner’s stall in the Group 3 $175,000 SA Fillies Classic (2500m) at Morphettville on Saturday.

Savvy Dreams ran 4th to Volatile Mix, above, in the South Australian Derby at Morphettville. Photo by Jenny Barnes.…

Savvy Dreams cleared to run in South Australian Derby

Savvy Dreams cleared to run in South Australian Derby

9 May, 2017

Schweppes Oaks late scratching Savvy Dreams has been cleared to take her place in the Group 1 $600,000 South Australian Derby (2500m) at Morphettville on Saturday.

Odeon, above, sits at the top of the market order for the South Australian Derby at Morphettville. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Savvy Dreams was a $14 chance when …

High Church firms in Warrnambool Cup betting

High Church firms in Warrnambool Cup betting

4 May, 2017

The all-conquering Darren Weir stable will saddle up the firming favourite High Church in the Listed $200,000 Sungold Milk Warrnambool Cup (2350m) at Warrnambool today.

Observational, above, is on the second line of betting behind High Church in the Warrnambool Cup at Warrnambool. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Weir has completely dominated the three day …

Newitt hoping for Warrnambool Cup track upgrade

Newitt hoping for Warrnambool Cup track upgrade

3 May, 2017

Jockey Craig Newitt is hoping for a track upgrade to help the chances of Observational in the Listed $200,000 Sungold Milk Warrnambool Cup (2350m) at Warrnambool on Thursday.

Jockey Craig Newitt takes over the reins on Observational, above, in the Warrnambool Cup at Warrnambool. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The three day annual Warrnambool Carnival …

2017 JJ Atkins on Radar for Casino Fourteen

2017 JJ Atkins on Radar for Casino Fourteen

24 Apr, 2017

A Melbourne run on ANZAC Day this Tuesday will help Cranbourne horseman Greg Eurell determine the JJ Atkins 2017 potential of his lightly-raced colt Casino Fourteen.

Craig Williams has the mount on 2017 J.J. Atkins hope Casino Fourteen in Tuesday’s ANZAC Day Stakes at Flemington. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The son of Casino Prince is …

Boss to Ride Big Duke in Sydney Cup 2017: Williams Loses Appeal

Boss to Ride Big Duke in Sydney Cup 2017: Williams Loses Appeal

19 Apr, 2017

Jockey Glen Boss gets the chance at a second Sydney Cup winning ride booked to replace Craig Williams aboard the favourite in Saturday’s re-run Big Duke.

Glen Boss (pictured) will replace the suspended Craig Williams on Big Duke in the Sydney Cup 2017 field on the weekend. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos/

Williams appealed his careless …

Capacity Sydney Cup 2017 Field: Big Duke Draws 2

Capacity Sydney Cup 2017 Field: Big Duke Draws 2

19 Apr, 2017

Race favourite Big Duke has drawn barrier two in a capacity fourteen-starter 2017 Sydney Cup field for the rerun of the two mile classic at Royal Randwick this Saturday.

Big Duke jumps from barrier two in the new 2017 Sydney Cup field of fourteen stayers on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

Darren Weir’s in-form galloper was …

Williams appeals to keep the ride on Big Duke In 2017 Sydney Cup

Williams appeals to keep the ride on Big Duke In 2017 Sydney Cup

18 Apr, 2017

Suspended jockey Craig Williams has lodged an appeal in an attempt to keep the ride on the pre-race favourite Big Duke in the rescheduled Group 1 $2m Schweppes Sydney Cup (3200m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Craig Williams combines with Sydney Cup favourite Big Duke above, to win the Chairman’s Handicap at Randwick. Photo by Steve …