News About: Darren Weir

Stratum Star To Australia Cup After Peter Young Stakes Win

Stratum Star To Australia Cup After Peter Young Stakes Win

25 Feb, 2017

Stratum Star fought off a host of rivals to record a very tough victory in the 2017 Peter Young Stakes at Caulfield this this afternoon.

Stratum Star, above in maroon and white colours, scores a narrow win in the Peter Young Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Mourinho took up the running in …

Flamberge has great chance to win 2nd Oakleigh Plate

Flamberge has great chance to win 2nd Oakleigh Plate

23 Feb, 2017

Jockey Brad Rawiller is giving his mount Flamberge a great chance to score back to back wins in the Group 1 $500,000 The Resimax Group Oakleigh Plate (1100m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Flamberge, above, is in line to win back to back Oakleigh Plates at Caulfield. Photo by Jenny Barnes.

Former trainer Peter Moody prepared …

Black Heart Bart chasing 5th G1 win in Futurity Stakes

Black Heart Bart chasing 5th G1 win in Futurity Stakes

23 Feb, 2017

Jockey Brad Rawiller believes that if Black Heart Bart can claim his fifth Group 1 win in the $500,000 italktravel Futurity Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield on Saturday, the big bay can claim to be rated the next best racehorse in the country behind Winx.

Black Heart Bart, above, is chasing his 5th G1 win in …

2017 Launceston Cup Results: Big Duke Wins

2017 Launceston Cup Results: Big Duke Wins

22 Feb, 2017

Big Duke overcame a tough run in transit to record a fighting victory in the 2017 Launceston Cup in Tasmania this afternoon.

Big Duke, above winning at Moonee Valley, raced up to his recent good form to win the Launceston Cup. Photo Ultimate Racing Photos.

Ben Allen was not particularly aggressive in the early stages …

Black Heart Bart 1 of 4 Weir runners in 2017 Futurity Stakes

Black Heart Bart 1 of 4 Weir runners in 2017 Futurity Stakes

22 Feb, 2017

Caulfield specialist Black Heart Bart is one of four Darren Weir trained runners lining up in the Group 1 $500,000 italktravel Futurity Stakes (1400m) on Saturday.

Black Heart Bart, above, is one of four Darren Weir trained runners in the Futurity Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Black Heart Bart has raced at …

Extreme Choice draws midfield in capacity 2017 Oakleigh Plate

Extreme Choice draws midfield in capacity 2017 Oakleigh Plate

22 Feb, 2017

Brilliant three year old Extreme Choice has drawn midfield in the capacity field for the Group 1 $500,000 The Resimax Group Oakleigh Plate (1100m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Extreme Choice, above in red and yellow colours winning the Moir Stakes, takes on the older horses again in the Oakleigh Plate at Caulfield. Photo by Ultimate …

Jameka Heads 2017 Peter Young Stakes Nominations

Jameka Heads 2017 Peter Young Stakes Nominations

21 Feb, 2017

Caulfield Cup winner Jameka heads up the sixteen nominations for the Group 2 $200,000 Crown Lager Peter Young Stakes (1800m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Jameka, above, heads up the nominations for the Peter Young Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Ciaron Maher trained mare is on track towards the Group 1 $1.5m …

Faatinah included in 2017 Oakleigh Plate nominations

Faatinah included in 2017 Oakleigh Plate nominations

20 Feb, 2017

Black Caviar Lightning last scratching Faatinah has been included among the nineteen nominations for the 2017 Group 1 $500,000 Oakleigh Plate (1100m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Faatinah, above, is among the nominations for the 2017 Oakleigh Plate at Caulfield. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Faatinah will have to pass a vet’s check to be cleared …

Black Heart Bart heads small nominations for 2017 Futurity Stakes

Black Heart Bart heads small nominations for 2017 Futurity Stakes

20 Feb, 2017

Trainer Darren Weir’s stable star Black Heart Bart heads the small nominations for the Group 1 $500,000 italktravel Futurity Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Black Heart Bart, above, heads up the nominations for the 2017 Futurity Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Black Heart Bart is one four Weir trained horses among …

Joao Moreira booked to ride Property in Blue Diamond Stakes

Joao Moreira booked to ride Property in Blue Diamond Stakes

20 Feb, 2017

Hong Kong’s leading jockey Joao Moreira has been booked to ride Property in the Group 1 $1.5m Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Connections of Property, above in red white and blue colours, will pay a late entry fee to run in the Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Ultimate …