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Stirling Grove Gets Second Chance At Caulfield

Stirling Grove Gets Second Chance At Caulfield

5 Jan, 2012

Stirling Grove will take part in the Listed Doveton Stakes at Caulfield this Saturday after missing Monday’s Group 3 Standish Handicap.

The four-year-old gelding fell ill with a bellyache prior to the race and trainer Richard Jolly was forced to scratch him from the field.

Jolly believes the problem may have been caused by the …

Ego Dare’s change of life – 2011 Winterbottom bolter

Ego Dare’s change of life – 2011 Winterbottom bolter

16 Nov, 2011

Ego's Dare will start from barrier 5 in the Winterbottom Stakes

Former Sydney galloper Ego’s Dare has been freshened with beach work since arriving at Grant Williams’ stable in readiness for Saturday’s Group 1 $500,000 Winterbottom Stakes (1200m) at Ascot.

Ego’s Dare transferred from the Gerald Ryan stable after he finished ninth to Down Under …