News About: Darren Weir

Wide barrier no concern for Sheidel in William Reid Stakes

Wide barrier no concern for Sheidel in William Reid Stakes

24 Mar, 2017

Lindsay Park co-trainers Tom Dadernig doesn’t consider a wide barrier is any concern for Sheidel in the Group 1 $500,000 Keogh Homes William Reid Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley tonight.

Sheidel, above, has the speed to overcome a wide barrier in the William Reid Stakes at Moonee Valley. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Dabernig can …

Dunn to push forward on Star Turn in William Reid Stakes

Dunn to push forward on Star Turn in William Reid Stakes

23 Mar, 2017

Top Melbourne jockey Dwayne Dunn will push forward on Star Turn from an inside barrier in the Group 1 $500,000 Keogh Homes William Reid Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley on Friday night.

Star Turn, above, will be ridden by Dwayne Dunn in the William Reid Stakes at Moonee Valley. Photo by Steve Hart.

Star Turn, …

The Gold Trail early favourite for 2017 Mornington Cup

The Gold Trail early favourite for 2017 Mornington Cup

22 Mar, 2017

Well performed English stayer The Gold Trail has been installed the early favourite for the Listed $300,000 Ladbrokes Mornington Cup (2400m) at the Metropolitan graded stand alone meeting at Mornington on Saturday.

Jockey Craig Williams, above, rides English stayer The Gold Trail in the Ladbrokes Mornington Cup at Mornington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The …

Bumper nominations for 2017 William Reid Stakes

Bumper nominations for 2017 William Reid Stakes

20 Mar, 2017

Several horses are set to miss out on a start in the Group 1 $500,000 William Reid Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley on Friday night after twenty-five sprinters were in the original list of nominations.

Trainer Darren Weir has nominated multiple Group 1 winner Flamberge for the William Reid Stakes at Moonee Valley. Photo by …

Our Ivanhowe among the The BMW nominations

Our Ivanhowe among the The BMW nominations

20 Mar, 2017

Battle scared Ranvet Stakes winner Our Ivanhowe is among the nominations for the Group 1 $1.5m The BMW (2400m) at Rosehill on Saturday and is set for a seven day back up.

Ranvet Stakes winner Our Ivanhowe, above, is set to back up in The BMW at Rosehill Photo by Steve Hart.

The Lee and …

Retirement An Option For Palentino After Blamey Stakes Win

Retirement An Option For Palentino After Blamey Stakes Win

18 Mar, 2017

Palentino maintained his excellent record over the mile at Flemington to score an outstanding victory in the 2017 Blamey Stakes at Flemington this afternoon.

It was Tosen Stardom that went into the Blamey Stakes as a dominant favourite and the Japanese import received a lovely trail into the race behind Sir Isaac Newton, while Palentino …

Sydney Cup fancy Big Duke wins N E Manion Cup on protest

Sydney Cup fancy Big Duke wins N E Manion Cup on protest

18 Mar, 2017

Top Sydney Cup fancy Big Duke became champion trainer Darren Weir’s first winner in Sydney today when he was able to win the Group 3 $150,000 Irresistible Pools & Spas N E Manion Cup (2400m) on protest on a very heavy track at Rosehill today.

Big Duke, above with blue colours and checked cap, was …

Winx has 1 less to worry about, Tosen Stardom out of George Ryder

Winx has 1 less to worry about, Tosen Stardom out of George Ryder

17 Mar, 2017

Champion mare Winx has one less opponent to worry about in the Group 1 $1m China Horse Club George Ryder (1500m) at Rosehill on Saturday following the scratching of the Darren Weir trained Tosen Stardom.

Winx, above, has been left with seven opponents in the George Ryder after the scratching of Tosen Stardom. Photo by …

Hartnell heads up 2017 Ranvet Stakes nominations

Hartnell heads up 2017 Ranvet Stakes nominations

14 Mar, 2017

The John O’Shea trained Hartnell heads up the nominations for the Group 1 $700,000 Ranvet Stakes (2000m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

Hartnell,above, heads up the nominations for the 2017 Ranvet Stakes at Rosehill. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Hartnell is one of twelve nominations for the weight for age Group 1 and will get a …

Winx plus ten other horses in 2017 George Ryder Nominations

Winx plus ten other horses in 2017 George Ryder Nominations

13 Mar, 2017

Super mare Winx plus ten other horses are among the nominations for the 2017 Group 1 $1m George Ryder Stakes (1500m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

Winx, above, heads up the nominations for the 2017 George Ryder Stakes at Rosehill. Photo by Steve Hart.

The Chris Waller trained Winx is chasing her sixteenth win on the …