News About: Damien Oliver

Black Heart Bart draws barrier 2 in The Goodwood

Black Heart Bart draws barrier 2 in The Goodwood

16 May, 2017

A finely tuned Black Heart Bart has drawn barrier two in a capacity field for the Group 1 $1m Darley Goodwood (1200m) at Morphettville on Saturday.

Black Heart Bart, above, has drawn barrier 2 in The Goodwood at Morphettville.Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

A twenty horse field plus three emergencies make up the 2017 Goodwood …

Secret Agenda chasing back to back G1 wins in The Goodwood

Secret Agenda chasing back to back G1 wins in The Goodwood

16 May, 2017

Front running Victorian mare Secret Agenda is chasing back to back Morphettville Group 1 wins when she lines up in the $1m Darley Goodwood (1200m) on Saturday.

Secret Agenda, above, will be chasing back to back Morphettville G1 wins in the The Goodwood. Photo by Jenny Barnes.

Champion jockey Damien Oliver let Secret Agenda slide …

Childs hopes winning streak continues with Wheal Leisure in South Australian Derby

Childs hopes winning streak continues with Wheal Leisure in South Australian Derby

11 May, 2017

Apprentice Jordan Childs hopes his winning streak with Ballarat trainer Archie Alexander continues when he rides Wheal Leisure in the Group 1 $600,000 South Australian Derby (2500m) at Morphettville on Saturday.

Jordan Childs, above, rides roughie Wheal Leisure in the South Australian Derby at Morphettville. Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.

Childs has ridden five winners since …

Odeon draws in close in capacity 2017 South Australian Derby field

Odeon draws in close in capacity 2017 South Australian Derby field

9 May, 2017

Early favourite Odeon has drawn nicely at barrier five in a capacity field for the 2017 Group 1 $600,000 South Australian Derby (2500m) at Morphettville on Saturday.

Odeon, above, has drawn barrier five in the South Australian Derby at Morphettville. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The final field for the South Australian Derby is made …

Price sweating on Oliver to ride Netherfield in South Australian Derby

Price sweating on Oliver to ride Netherfield in South Australian Derby

8 May, 2017

Trainer Mick Price is sweating on in-form jockey Damien Oliver to ride Netherfield in the Group 1 $600,000 South Australian Derby (2500m) at Morphettville on Saturday.

Trainer Mick Price is hoping Damien Oliver, above, will ride Netherfield in the South Australian Derby at Morphettville. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Oliver produced a classic all the …

2017 Robert Sangster Stakes Results: Secret Agenda Wins

2017 Robert Sangster Stakes Results: Secret Agenda Wins

6 May, 2017

Secret Agenda put a gap on her rivals to record a maiden Group 1 victory in the 2017 Robert Sangster Stakes at Morphettville this afternoon.

Secret Agenda captured her first Group 1 victory with an excellent performance in the Robert Sangster Stakes. Photo by: Jenny Barnes

Sheidel with Joao Moreira in the saddle was expected …

Sheidel set for redemption in Robert Sangster Stakes

Sheidel set for redemption in Robert Sangster Stakes

2 May, 2017

Lindsay Park’s Group 1 winning mare Sheidel is ready for redemption when she lines up in the Group 1 $1m Robert Sangster Stakes (1200m) at Morphettville on Saturday.

Sheidel, above, is set for redemption in the Robert Sangster Stakes at Morphettville. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Co-trainer David Hayes said that Sheidel is in fine …

Eshtiraak facing Sydney 2yos for 1st time in Champagne Stakes

Eshtiraak facing Sydney 2yos for 1st time in Champagne Stakes

13 Apr, 2017

Lindsay Park co-trainer David Hayes believes Eshtiraak has the right form to take on the Sydney two year olds in the Group 1 $500,000 Moet & Chandon Champagne Stakes (1600m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Damien Oliver, above, rides Eshtiraak in the Champagne Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Eshtiraak has raced six times …

Invader draws the rails in 2017 Champagne Stakes field

Invader draws the rails in 2017 Champagne Stakes field

12 Apr, 2017

Inglis Sires’ winner Invader is assured to start a very short priced favourite for the Group 1 $500,000 Moet & Chandon Champagne Stakes (1600m) at Randwick on Saturday after drawing the rails in the ten horse field.

Invader, above, has the rails in the 2017 Champagne Stakes field at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

Invader …

Secret Agenda Too Good in Sapphire Stakes

Secret Agenda Too Good in Sapphire Stakes

8 Apr, 2017

Secret Agenda has mustered an impressive turn of foot to win the Group 2 Sapphire Stakes (1200m) at Royal Randwick this afternoon; the final race on Day 2 of The Championships.

A proven performer on soft going, Secret Agenda was rated only some chance of success this afternoon, but did her chances of returning to …