News About: De Shamekh

De Shamekh good omen for Gai?

De Shamekh good omen for Gai?

14 Jan, 2012

It isn’t the two-old-year race Gai Waterhouse would prefer to win today but she will take it.

 De Shamekh, looked like a real racehorse when he put away a small field in the Australian Turf Club (1100m) at Rosehill.

But 10 hours up the road is where the top trainer’s eyes are firmly set.

Waterhouse …

Robl comes up diamonds after earthy year

Robl comes up diamonds after earthy year

17 Dec, 2011

Jockey Peter Robl put a troubled year behind when piloting tiny two-year-old Diamond Earth to  victory in the $254,000 Inglis Nursery (1000m) at Warwick Farm today.

The experience hoop spent much of the year on the sidelines after being suspended on gambling related charges for 12 months last November.

Diamond Earth was the most experienced …