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McGruddy to miss C B Cox Stakes after trial fall

McGruddy to miss C B Cox Stakes after trial fall

18 Dec, 2012

Trainer Grant Williams is looking for a new rider for Battle Emblem in the Group 2 $225,000 LD Total – C.B. Cox Stakes (2100m) at Ascot on Saturday after jockey Shaun McGruddy was injured in a Lark Hill barrier trial on Monday.

McGruddy will be sidelined for up to twelve weeks with a fractured left …

A Perth Cup start in doubt for Mr Moet

A Perth Cup start in doubt for Mr Moet

26 Nov, 2012

A Perth Cup start for Mr Moet is in jeopardy after the five year old caused an upset win in the Group 1 $1m Carlton Draught-Railway Stakes (1600m) at Ascot last Saturday.

Leading Perth trainer Adam Durrant had originally set Mr Moet for the Group 2 $500,000 Golden River Developments Perth Cup (2400m) at Ascot …

Grand Nirvana wins second Roma Cup

Grand Nirvana wins second Roma Cup

30 May, 2011

Leading Perth trainer Fred Kersley has won his second Group 3 Roma Cup in three years with track specialist Grand Nirvana.

Grand Nirvana was given a barrier trial earlier in the week, and with his blinkers removed, he produced a powerful finish to win the Roma Cup for the second time.

The classy five year …