News About: Darren Dance

Dandino To Resume In Memsie Stakes

Dandino To Resume In Memsie Stakes

25 Aug, 2015

Managing co-owner Darren Dance has confirmed that imported stayer Dandino will make his long-awaited return to the races in the 2015 Memsie Stakes at Caulfield on Saturday.

Dandino has impressed connections with his trackwork ahead of the 2015 Memsie Stakes at Caulfield this week. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Dandino returned to Australia in …

Dandino Training Well Ahead of Caulfield Cup Campaign

Dandino Training Well Ahead of Caulfield Cup Campaign

1 Jul, 2015

Unlucky to be ruled out of his major 2014 Spring Carnival targets with a minor, poorly-timed ailment, Australian Thoroughbred Bloodstock’s Darren Dance has revealed talented globetrotter Dandino is ticking along nicely in the lead-up to a racing campaign geared towards the 2015 Caulfield Cup (2400m).

Dandino is training well ahead of his Spring Carnival return. …

Robert Sangster Stakes 2015: Platelet Scratched

Robert Sangster Stakes 2015: Platelet Scratched

1 May, 2015

Talented mare Platelet has been scratched from the 2015 Robert Sangster Stakes at Morphettville on Saturday after she was found with heat in her fetlock yesterday afternoon.

Group 1 winning mare Platelet has been ruled out of the Robert Sangster Stakes and may have run the final race of her career. Photo by: Adrienne Bicknell…

Platelet Set for Adelaide Group 1 Features

Platelet Set for Adelaide Group 1 Features

30 Mar, 2015

Talented mare Platelet returned to racing for a comfortable victory in the Jeep 55 Second Challenge Heat 16 (955m) at Moonee Valley on Friday night, and will target the Robert Sangster/The Goodwood double in Adelaide as her final competitive points of call before retiring into a breeding career.

Platelet will target the Robert Sangster Classic …

Dandino Recovering Well From Injury

Dandino Recovering Well From Injury

14 Jan, 2015

Managing co-owner Darren Dance has revealed that Dandino is recovering well from the suspensory ligament injury he suffered in the lead-up to the Group 1 Caulfield Cup (2400) and he remains hopeful that the imported stayer can return to racing during the 2015 Spring Racing Carnival.

Darren Dance hopes that Dandino will be able to …

Melbourne Cup 2014: Seismos Primed for Success

Melbourne Cup 2014: Seismos Primed for Success

2 Nov, 2014

Unable to match the late pace when a disappointing fifteenth in the Group 1 Caulfield Cup (2400m) first-up on October 18th, owners Australian Thoroughbred Bloodstock are confident Seismos’s experience and proven ability over the distance will play to his advantage in the 2014 Melbourne Cup.

Seismos will leave from barrier 1 in the …

Newitt Hopeful Seismos Can Be Caulfield Cup Winner

Newitt Hopeful Seismos Can Be Caulfield Cup Winner

18 Oct, 2014

The 2014 Caulfield Cup winner will be decided this afternoon and jockey Craig Newitt believes that Seismos is worthy of being considered one of the leading chances for the Group 1 event.

Craig Newitt is hoping to win his first Caulfield Cup when he rides Seismos in the Group 1 event this afternoon. Photo by: …

Dandino Out Of Caulfield Cup

Dandino Out Of Caulfield Cup

16 Oct, 2014

European stayer Dandino has been ruled out of the 2014 Caulfield Cup after being found to be lame at trackwork this morning.

Dandino has been removed from the 2014 Caulfield Cup field due to injury. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Dandino had impressed onlookers with his trackwork at the Werribee International Equine Centre since …

Dandino Fares Poorly In Caulfield Cup Barrier Draw

Dandino Fares Poorly In Caulfield Cup Barrier Draw

14 Oct, 2014

Dandino was the big loser from the 2014 Caulfield Cup barrier draw that was held this afternoon, but jockey Craig Williams is confident that the talented stayer is good enough to overcome the outside barrier in the Group 1 event at Caulfield on Saturday.

Dandino faces a tough task in the 2014 Caulfield Cup after …

Seismos Could Surprise In 2014 Caulfield Cup

Seismos Could Surprise In 2014 Caulfield Cup

14 Oct, 2014

Managing co-owner Darren Dance believes that promising stayer Seismos is capable of causing a surprise in the 2014 Caulfield Cup this weekend.

Craig Newitt will ride Seismos when he makes his Australian racing debut in the 2014 Caulfield Cup this weekend. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Seismos has been a consistent performer at Group …