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Cassidy To Ride Pornichet In Mackinnon Stakes

Cassidy To Ride Pornichet In Mackinnon Stakes

26 Oct, 2015

Veteran hoop Jim Cassidy has been booked to ride Pornichet in the 2015 Mackinnon Stakes at Flemington on Saturday.

Pornichet will have the chance to return to winning form in the 2015 Mackinnon Stakes. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Blake Shinn took out the Group 1 Doomben Cup (2000m) on Pornichet during the 2015 Brisbane Winter …

Waller Can’t Fault Boban In Epsom Handicap

Waller Can’t Fault Boban In Epsom Handicap

4 Oct, 2014

Boban has failed to produce his best form during the 2014 Spring Racing Carnival to date, but trainer Chris Waller has revealed that he can’t fault the talented miler heading into the 2014 Epsom Handicap at Royal Randwick this afternoon.

Boban is chasing his first race win since he took out the Chipping Norton Stakes …

Royal Descent Early Favourite In Epsom Handicap Betting

Royal Descent Early Favourite In Epsom Handicap Betting

2 Oct, 2014

Royal Descent is currently available at 2014 Epsom Handicap odds of $4.40 and is a clear favourite to return to winning form in the Group 1 event at Royal Randwick on Saturday.

Royal Descent is currently favourite in 2014 Epsom Handicap betting markets. Photo by: Steve Hart

Royal Descent has not recorded a race win …

Farley Happy With Sincero Ahead Of Epsom Handicap

Farley Happy With Sincero Ahead Of Epsom Handicap

3 Oct, 2013

2013 Epsom Handicap top-weight Sincero has been abandoned by punters in the lead-up to the $500,000 Group 1 event at Royal Randwick on Saturday but trainer Stephen Farley believes the six-year-old is reaching peak fitness ahead of his tilt at a third Group 1 victory.

Sincero is chasing his first Group 1 victory in the …

Toydini To Begin Epsom Handicap Campaign In Warwick Stakes

Toydini To Begin Epsom Handicap Campaign In Warwick Stakes

21 Aug, 2013

Trainer Guy Walter is hopeful that Toydini can progress to Group 1 level during the 2013 Spring Racing Carnival with the Epsom Handicap (1600m) at Randwick on August 5 the major spring target for the gelding.

Toydini will begin his 2013 Spring Racing Carnival campaign in the Warwick Stakes on Saturday. Photo by: Steve Hart…

Laser Hawk on target for Australian Derby

Laser Hawk on target for Australian Derby

31 Mar, 2012

The Gai Waterhouse trained Laser Hawk moved to outright favourite for the Australian Derby courtesy of a brilliant ride from Nash Rawiller in taking out the Group 1 $500,000 Flinders Lane Rosehill Guineas (2000m) today.

Laser Hawk is on target for the Australian Derby after winning the Group 1 Rosehill Guineas - photo (c) Steve …