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Widden Stakes Next For Aghna

Widden Stakes Next For Aghna

14 Jan, 2016

Aghna missed out on a place in the Magic Millions Classic, but trainer Gabrielle Englebrecht has revealed that the talented filly will have her next race start in the 2016 Widden Stakes at Royal Randwick on January 30.

Ty Angland rode Aghna in a barrier trial at Royal Randwick on Monday. Photo by: Daniel Costello…

Dabernig Happy With Robert Sangster Stakes Duo

Dabernig Happy With Robert Sangster Stakes Duo

2 May, 2015

The Lindsay Park team has both Gregers and Wawail in the 2015 Robert Sangster Stakes field and co-trainer Tom Dabernig is happy with both gallopers heading into the Group 1 event at Morphettville this afternoon.

Wawail is one of two Lindsay Park-trained gallopers in the 2015 Robert Sangster Stakes. Photo by: Adrienne Bicknell

Gregers finished …

Robert Sangster Stakes 2015: Platelet Scratched

Robert Sangster Stakes 2015: Platelet Scratched

1 May, 2015

Talented mare Platelet has been scratched from the 2015 Robert Sangster Stakes at Morphettville on Saturday after she was found with heat in her fetlock yesterday afternoon.

Group 1 winning mare Platelet has been ruled out of the Robert Sangster Stakes and may have run the final race of her career. Photo by: Adrienne Bicknell…

Gregers at her peak for Robert Sangster Stakes

Gregers at her peak for Robert Sangster Stakes

30 Apr, 2015

Smart Lindsay Park mare Gregers will be at her peak for the Group 1 $400,000 William Hill Classic (Registered as Robert Sangster Stakes) (1200m) at Morphettville on Saturday according to co-trainer Tom Dabernig.

Gregers will be at her peak for the Robert Sangster Stakes at Morphettville. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Gregers has returned …

Gregers heads Bel Esprit Stakes ballot order

Gregers heads Bel Esprit Stakes ballot order

14 Apr, 2015

The Robert Sangster Stakes bound mare Gregers heads the ballot order for the Listed $120,000 Bel Esprit Stakes (1100m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Gregers heads the ballot order for the Bel Esprit Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Gregers will be having her second run this campaign on Saturday after running second …

Small 2015 Newmarket Handicap Field Released

Small 2015 Newmarket Handicap Field Released

11 Mar, 2015

The 2015 Newmarket Handicap field has been released and only nine horses are set to contest the Group 1 event at Flemington this weekend.

Lankan Rupee will have the chance to record a second straight win in the 2015 Newmarket Handicap. Photo by: Sarah Ebbett

The field for the 2015 Newmarket Handicap is the equal …

Lankan Rupee On Top Of 2015 Newmarket Handicap Weights

Lankan Rupee On Top Of 2015 Newmarket Handicap Weights

3 Mar, 2015

The 2015 Newmarket Handicap weights have been released and Lankan Rupee will carry the top-weight of 58.5 kilograms in the Group 1 event at Flemington next Saturday.

Lankan Rupee has the chance to record back-to-back wins in the 2015 Newmarket Handicap. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Lankan Rupee carried 56.5 kilograms when he scored …

Dissident’s future in the balance

Dissident’s future in the balance

2 Mar, 2015

Connections of valuable stallion Dissident will decide if the four year old continues racing or retires ahead of his first season at stud after finishing third in the Group 1 $400,000 Futurity Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield last Saturday.

Dissident could be retired following his third in the Futurity Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.…

Suavito Upsets Dissident In 2015 Futurity Stakes

Suavito Upsets Dissident In 2015 Futurity Stakes

28 Feb, 2015

Talented mare Suavito upset the well-backed Dissident to win the 2015 Futurity Stakes at Caulfield this afternoon.

Suavito upset Smokin’ Joey and Dissident in the 2015 Futurity Stakes at Caulfield this afternoon. Photo by: Sarah Ebbett

Dissident jumped from the gates well to take up the running in the early stages of the race before …

Seven Rivals For Dissident In Futurity Stakes Field

Seven Rivals For Dissident In Futurity Stakes Field

25 Feb, 2015

The 2015 Futurity Stakes field has been released and dominant favourite Dissident is set to face seven rivals in the Group 1 event at Caulfield on Saturday.

Dissident and Entirely Platinum will clash again in the 2015 Futurity Stakes at Caulfield this weekend. Photo by: Adrienne Bicknell

Dissident started his 2015 Melbourne Festival Of Racing …