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Fell Swoop On Trial For Concorde Stakes

Fell Swoop On Trial For Concorde Stakes

19 Aug, 2015

Trainer Matthew Dale has revealed that talented sprinter Fell Swoop could head to the 2015 Concorde Stakes if he wins the Rewards Handicap (1000m) at Royal Randwick on Saturday.

Fell Swoop finished a very unlucky fourth behind Darciwood first-up in the Bledisloe Cup Festival Handicap (1000m) at Royal Randwick on July 11, but he returned …

Wet Track The Only Concern For Fell Swoop

Wet Track The Only Concern For Fell Swoop

10 Jul, 2015

Trainer Matthew Dale has been delighted with the preparation of Fell Swoop ahead of his first-up start in the Bledisloe Cup Festival Handicap (1000m), but he admits he is concerned about the prospect of a very heavy track at Royal Randwick tomorrow.

Tye Angland has been booked to ride Fell Swoop in the Bledisloe Cup …

Waller Confident Vilanova Can Return To Best Form

Waller Confident Vilanova Can Return To Best Form

20 Dec, 2013

Trainer Chris Waller is confident that Vilanova can return to his best form in the TAB.Com.Au Handicap (1350m) at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday after being gelded at the end of his disappointing 2013 Spring Racing Carnival campaign.

Vilanova finished second behind Zoustar during the 2013 Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival but failed to fire during his …

Maluckyday’s Little Bro Impresses On Debut

Maluckyday’s Little Bro Impresses On Debut

14 May, 2013

Retirement beckons for gritty stayer Maluckyday but a close relation may have arrived to follow in his footsteps.

Dwayne Dunn (pictured) rode Darciwood to a big debut win today. Photo by: Taron Clarke.

Darciwood, a half-brother to the 2010 Melbourne Cup runner-up through dam Natalie Wood, was sent out an odds-on favourite in a 1200m …