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The Gold Trail early favourite for 2017 Mornington Cup

The Gold Trail early favourite for 2017 Mornington Cup

22 Mar, 2017

Well performed English stayer The Gold Trail has been installed the early favourite for the Listed $300,000 Ladbrokes Mornington Cup (2400m) at the Metropolitan graded stand alone meeting at Mornington on Saturday.

Jockey Craig Williams, above, rides English stayer The Gold Trail in the Ladbrokes Mornington Cup at Mornington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The …

The Gold Trail Ready for Mornington Cup

The Gold Trail Ready for Mornington Cup

21 Mar, 2017

The Gold Trail will make his Australian debut in the Listed Mornington Cup (2400m), with a view towards claiming ballot-free entry into the 2017 Caulfield Cup which is allotted to the winner of the feature race.

Charlie Appleby experienced plenty of success in spring with horses like Qewy (pictured). Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

The Gold …

Raiment To PJ Bell Stakes After Birthday Card Stakes Win

Raiment To PJ Bell Stakes After Birthday Card Stakes Win

18 Mar, 2017

Raiment will head towards the 2017 PJ Bell Stakes during The Championships after she recorded an impressive victory in the Birthday Card Stakes at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon.

Raiment was far too good for her rivals in the Birthday Card Stakes. Photo by: Steve Hart

Jockey Craig Williams elected to settle Raiment right on the …

Sydney Cup fancy Big Duke wins N E Manion Cup on protest

Sydney Cup fancy Big Duke wins N E Manion Cup on protest

18 Mar, 2017

Top Sydney Cup fancy Big Duke became champion trainer Darren Weir’s first winner in Sydney today when he was able to win the Group 3 $150,000 Irresistible Pools & Spas N E Manion Cup (2400m) on protest on a very heavy track at Rosehill today.

Big Duke, above with blue colours and checked cap, was …

Comin’ Through up to 2000m for 1st time in Rosehill Guineas

Comin’ Through up to 2000m for 1st time in Rosehill Guineas

16 Mar, 2017

The Chris Waller trained three year old Comin’ Through will be tested over 2000m for the first time when he steps out in the Group 1 $600,000 Sky Racing Rosehill Guineas at Rosehill on Saturday.

Comin’ Through, above in yellow colours. is stepping up to the 2000m for the first time in the Rosehill Guineas. …

Catchy facing unknown elements in 2017 Golden Slipper

Catchy facing unknown elements in 2017 Golden Slipper

16 Mar, 2017

Big race jockey Craig Williams is confident that his mount Catchy will be able to overcome several unknown elements when she lines up in the Group 1 $3.5m Longines Golden Slipper (1200m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

Catchy, above in red and white colours, will be facing a wet track for the first time in the …

Turbo Miss Claims Frances Tressady Stakes

Turbo Miss Claims Frances Tressady Stakes

4 Mar, 2017

Talented mare Turbo Miss returned to winning form with an impressive victory in the 2017 Frances Tressady Stakes at Flemington this afternoon.

Turbo Miss was expected to press forward in the early stages of the Frances Tressady Stakes, but she jumped at the start and was forced to settle in the second half of the …

Catchy Is The 2017 Blue Diamond Stakes Winner

Catchy Is The 2017 Blue Diamond Stakes Winner

25 Feb, 2017

Catchy stamped herself as one of the best fillies in the country with an outstanding victory in the 2017 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes at Caulfield this afternoon.

Catchy showed a most impressive turn-of-foot to take out the 2017 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes at Caulfield this afternoon. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

The wide barrier draw …

Williams has the last word on Blue Diamond Stakes favourite Catchy

Williams has the last word on Blue Diamond Stakes favourite Catchy

25 Feb, 2017

Craig Williams admits that he will need a fair share of good luck from a wide barrier for Catchy to win the Group 1 $1.5m Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield today.

Catchy, above, has to overcome a wide barrier in the Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes at Cauldfield. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

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Jukebox Out Of 2017 Blue Diamond Stakes

Jukebox Out Of 2017 Blue Diamond Stakes

24 Feb, 2017

Update: 

Jukebox has been scratched from the 2017 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes due to lameness.

Racing Victoria announced this morning that there veterinary stewards thought that Jukebox was showing signs of lameness, but Ciaron Maher did not have any issues with the unbeaten colt.

Jukebox was inspected again this afternoon and Racing Victoria Chief Stewart …