News About: Dowager Queen

Dowager Queen still Queensland Oaks chance after sale

Dowager Queen still Queensland Oaks chance after sale

30 May, 2012

The partnership of Lee Freedman and Graeme Rogerson will remain as the trainer of Queensland Oaks chance Dowager Queen even though the filly changed ownership after passing through the Magic Millions sale ring at the Gold Coast on Tuesday.

Magic Millions’ Gerry Harvey paid $710,000 for Dowager Queen at the National Broodmare Select Sale when …

Dowager Queen heading to the sale ring after the roses

Dowager Queen heading to the sale ring after the roses

17 May, 2012

Owner Max Whitby is hoping his filly Dowager Queen can win the Group 3 $175,000 Hidden Dragon The Roses (2000m) at Doomben on Saturday to boost her sale price at the upcoming broodmare sale at the end of the month.

Dowager Queen is set to go under the hammer at the Magic Millions National Broodmare …

2011 Crown Oaks winner Mosheen – Nikolic triumph

2011 Crown Oaks winner Mosheen – Nikolic triumph

3 Nov, 2011

Mosheen is the 2011 Crown Oaks winner

Jockey Danny Nikolic is back in the headlines for all the right reasons after a commanding ride aboard Mosheen in today’s $1m Group 1 Crown Oaks (2500m) at Flemington.

Nikolic, in the past two years, has suffered a much publicized war with racing officialdom and a split marriage.…

Dowager Queen Hot Pick For Crown Oaks 2011

Dowager Queen Hot Pick For Crown Oaks 2011

3 Nov, 2011

Dowager Queen has flown into favourite for the 2011 Crown Oaks after Atlantic Jewel was withdrawn over the weekend.

Atlantic Jewel was set to start as short as $1.10 or $1.20 but now that race has been thrown wide open to the field of 11.

Dowager Queen has secured the top pick though after she …

Jewel in the Crown – Kavanagh all smile after 2011 Wakeful Stakes

Jewel in the Crown – Kavanagh all smile after 2011 Wakeful Stakes

29 Oct, 2011

Atlantic Jewel has put in an impressive run to win the Wakeful Stakes

Star filly Atlantic Jewel appears to have Thursday’s $1m Crown Oaks (2500m) at her mercy after a stunning victory in the traditional up – the Group 2 Wakeful Stakes(2000m) at Flemington today.

Starting the prohibitive odds of $1.26, the daughter of Fastnet …

Chris Munce jockeying for a key ride

Chris Munce jockeying for a key ride

27 Oct, 2011

Chris Munce's Melbourne Cup ride Tullamore is looking more likely of making the final field

Brisbane’s leading jockey Chris Munce may gain the key ride of Dowager Queen during the Flemington Spring Carnival through an old acquaintance.

The Graeme Rogerson trained filly will contest the $302,000 Group 2 Wakeful Stakes (2000m) on Saturday at Flemington …

Williams to make history in Melbourne Cup

Williams to make history in Melbourne Cup

24 Oct, 2011

Craig Williams could be the first jockey to win the Caulfield Cup, Cox Plate and Melbourne Cup in the same year

Piping hot jockey Craig Williams could become the first jockey in history to win the Melbourne Racing Spring Carnival Group 1 triple crown in the same year if he wins Tuesday week’s $6 Group …

Gliding is Bart’s Oaks hope after winning the Ethereal Stakes at Caulfield

Gliding is Bart’s Oaks hope after winning the Ethereal Stakes at Caulfield

15 Oct, 2011

Gliding wins the Listed Ethereal Stakes for trainer Bart Cummings

Racing‘s living legend Bart Cummings unveiled another VRC Oaks prospect when Gliding won the Listed Ethereal Stakes (2000m) at Caulfieldtoday.

The old firm of Cummings and Darren Beadman teamed up with the latter giving a perfect ride to the daughter of Flying Spur and Marrego.…

Dowager Queen Striving For Crown Oaks Shot

Dowager Queen Striving For Crown Oaks Shot

13 Oct, 2011

Dowager Queen finally showed a little bit of what she could do last start when she ran on to finish third in the Coolmore Flight Stakes behind Streama and Hallowelle Belle.

It was the first time she’s placed on Australian soil after running fourth on two occasions during the Brisbane Winter Carnival, the Sires Produce …

Kiwi Ladies Set To Fire At Caulfield & Rosehill

Kiwi Ladies Set To Fire At Caulfield & Rosehill

16 Sep, 2011

Debbie Rogerson is one half of the Rogerson training duo that’s responsible for syphoning so much of Australia’s prize money back across the ditch to New Zealand.

They do it with a steady stream of tip line horses that just seems to be able to perform no matter where they’re racing.

They also only seem …