News About: Damien Oliver

Flying Artie out of Newmarket Handicap

Flying Artie out of Newmarket Handicap

7 Mar, 2017

Smart colt Flying Artie is out of contention for the Group 1 $1.25m Lexus Newmarket Handicap (1200m) at Flemington after a degree of mucus was detected in his lungs after being scoped.

Flying Artie, above in pink and black colours, is out of contention for the Newmarket Handicap at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.…

Moreira to chase more G1 success in Newmarket Handicap

Moreira to chase more G1 success in Newmarket Handicap

6 Mar, 2017

‘The Magic Man’ Joao Moreira, fresh off riding a record eight winners at Sha Tin in Hong Kong on Sunday, is in line to collect another Melbourne Autumn Carnival Group 1 win with Flying Artie in the  $1.25m Lexus Newmarket Handicap (1200m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Joao Moreira, above, rides Flying Artie in the Newmarket …

Moreira to Ride Flying Artie in Newmarket Handicap

Moreira to Ride Flying Artie in Newmarket Handicap

28 Feb, 2017

Leading Hong Kong jockey Joao Moreira has been booked to take the lightweight ride on Flying Artie in the 2017 Newmarket Handicap (1200m) at Flemington Racecourse on March 11th.

Flying Artie will be partnered by Joao Moreira in the 2017 Newmarket Handicap. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Champion jockey Damien Oliver is the first …

Catchy draws barrier 13 in 2017 Blue Diamond Stakes

Catchy draws barrier 13 in 2017 Blue Diamond Stakes

21 Feb, 2017

Jockey Craig Williams will have to be at his brilliant best to win his first Group 1 $1.5m Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield on Saturday after his mount Catchy drew barrier thirteen in the sixteen horse field plus one emergency.

Catchy, above in red and white colours, has drawn barrier 13 in the …

Oliver to find right path for Flying Artie in Black Caviar Lightning

Oliver to find right path for Flying Artie in Black Caviar Lightning

17 Feb, 2017

Trainer Mick Price will leave the riding tactics for Flying Artie in the hands of champion jockey Damien Oliver to find the right path down the Flemington straight in the Group 1 $750,000 Black Caviar Lightning (1000m) on Saturday.

Damien Oliver and Flying Artie, above, will combine again in the Black Caviar Lightning at Flemington. …

Flying Artie can give Oliver his 6th Black Caviar Lightning win

Flying Artie can give Oliver his 6th Black Caviar Lightning win

16 Feb, 2017

The Mick Price trained Flying Artie can give champion jockey Damien Oliver his sixth win in the Group 1 $750,000 Black Caviar Lightning (1000m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Jockey Damien Oliver and Flying Artie, above, will team up again in the Black Caviar Lightning at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Oliver hasn’t won the …

Three 3yos in 2017 Black Caviar Lightning field

Three 3yos in 2017 Black Caviar Lightning field

15 Feb, 2017

The three three-year-olds Star Turn, Flying Artie and Missrock are set to take on the older horses down the Flemington straight in the Group 1 $750,000 Black Caviar Lightning (1000m) on Saturday.

Flying Artie, above in pink and black colours, will be one of 3 3yos lining up in the Black Caviar Lightning at Flemington. …

Miss Rose De Lago Firms in CF Orr Stakes Betting

Miss Rose De Lago Firms in CF Orr Stakes Betting

10 Feb, 2017

Champion hoop Damien Oliver is confident that Miss Rose De Lago is capable of justifying her 2017 CF Orr Stakes betting trend and win the feature race at Caulfield first-up.

Miss Rose De Lago has firmed in 2017 CF Orr Stakes betting markets. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Miss Rose De Lago was rated little chance …

Miss Rose De Lago Fresh for CF Orr Stakes

Miss Rose De Lago Fresh for CF Orr Stakes

30 Jan, 2017

Champion hoop Damien Oliver is confident that Miss Rose De Lago will perform well in the Ladbrokes CF Orr Stakes (1400m) first-up on February 11th, after partnering the talented mare in a trial on Monday morning.

Miss Rose De Lago will contest the Ladbrokes CF Orr Stakes first-up. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

A …

Tulip favourite for Blue Diamond Preview for fillies

Tulip favourite for Blue Diamond Preview for fillies

24 Jan, 2017

Unbeaten filly Tulip has been installed the favourite for the Group 3 $150,000 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Preview (Fillies) (1000m) at Caulfield on Thursday.

Craig Williams, above, will ride Tulip in the Blue Diamond Preview for the fillies at Caulfield. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Lindsay Park trained filly is the winner of her only …