News About: David Jolly

Avoid Lightning Retired To Breeding Barn

Avoid Lightning Retired To Breeding Barn

24 Jul, 2015

Popular mare Avoid Lightning has been retired from racing and will start a new career as a broodmare during the upcoming breeding season.

Avoid Lightning recorded the final race win of her racing career in the Sapphire Stakes during The Championships. Photo by: Steve Hart

Avoid Lightning started her racing career under the care of …

Avoid Lightning has right credentials for Robert Sangster Stakes

Avoid Lightning has right credentials for Robert Sangster Stakes

1 May, 2015

Trainer Les Bridge heads back to Adelaide knowing that Avoid Lightning has the right credentials to win the Group 1 $400,000 William Hill Classic (Registered as Robert Sangster Stakes) (1200m) at Morphettville on Saturday.

Avoid Lightning has a great chance in the Robert Sangster Stakes at Morphettville. Photo by Steve Hart.

Avoid Lightning started her …

Luck goes with Avoid Lightning in Birthday Card Stakes

Luck goes with Avoid Lightning in Birthday Card Stakes

29 Mar, 2014

A change of luck for Avoid Lightning saw the former Adelaide trained mare score a narrow win in the Group 3 $150,000 Hyland Race Colours Birthday Card StakesĀ (1200m) at Rosehill today.

Avoid Lightning comes down the middle of the track to win the Birthday Card Stakes. Photo by Steve Hart.

Avoid Lightning ($6.50) was …

Budriguez To Improve In Penny Edition Stakes

Budriguez To Improve In Penny Edition Stakes

22 Aug, 2013

Trainer David Jolly is confident that his star galloper Budriguez can improve on his disappointing first-up effort when he contests the Listed Penny Edition StakesĀ (1400m) at Morphettville on Saturday.

Budriguez will be looking to improve on his Spring Stakes effort in the Penny Edition Stakes at Morphettville on Saturday. Photo by: Race Horse Photos …

Gran Sasso Possible All-Victorian Sprint Series Contender

Gran Sasso Possible All-Victorian Sprint Series Contender

22 Jun, 2011

Past champion Gran Sasso is a contender for this year's All-Victorian Sprint Series after returning from injury

Two years ago Gran Sasso was the All-Victorian Sprint Series champion, but this year his participation will depend on how he fares in a beach gallop.

Recovering from bone chips in his knee that required surgery, the six-year-old …