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Hallowed Crown Retired From Racing

Hallowed Crown Retired From Racing

23 Apr, 2015

Darley Australia Managing Director Henry Plumptre announced this morning that Hallowed Crown has been retired from racing and will stand at Darley’s Kelvinside-based stud in 2015.

Royal Randwick Guineas winner Hallowed Crown has been retired from racing to begin a new career as a stallion. Photo by: Steve Hart

Co-trainer James Cummings announced on Tuesday …

Decision On Hallowed Crown’s Future To Be Made This Week

Decision On Hallowed Crown’s Future To Be Made This Week

21 Apr, 2015

Co-trainer James Cummings has revealed that a decision on whether Hallowed Crown races on as a four-year-old or is retired to stand at stud will be made this week.

Hallowed Crown beat Sweynesse and Shooting To Win to take out the 2015 Royal Randwick Guineas during the 2015 Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival. Photo by: Steve …

Sonntag rubber stamped for Queenland Derby

Sonntag rubber stamped for Queenland Derby

19 May, 2014

Caulfield trainer Henry Dwyer has rubber stamped a Queensland Derby start for his improving three year old Sonntag after an impressive win in the $80,000 ALH Group Handicap (2000m) at Caulfield last Saturday.

Sonntag could step up to the 2400m Queensland Derby after an impressive win in the ALH Group Handicap at Caulfield. Photo by …

Walter Favourite to Snare Snowden’s Old Job

Walter Favourite to Snare Snowden’s Old Job

21 Nov, 2013

Following the news Peter Snowden would stand down from his position as head trainer for Australia’s Darley operation at the end of next autumn, local horseman Guy Walter is being tipped as the man to replace his esteemed colleague.

Peter Snowden will be replaced as Darley Australia's head trainer at the end of next autumn. …

Darley could have four Blue Diamond runners

Darley could have four Blue Diamond runners

5 Feb, 2013

Darley Australia could have up to four runners in the Group 1 $1m Patinack Farm Blue Diamond Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield on February 23.

Darley’s head trainer Peter Snowden could saddle up a quarter of the field with Warwick Farm winner Guelph, last Saturday’s Caulfield winner Metastasio, New Approach filly Montsegur and Exceed And Excel …