News About: Dwayne Dunn

Tradesman can build up his profile in Kingston Town Classic

Tradesman can build up his profile in Kingston Town Classic

1 Dec, 2016

Promising local galloper Tradesman can build up his profile for a possible trip to the Eastern States when he competes in the Group 1 $1m Peters Investments-Kingston Town Classic (1800m) at Ascot in Perth on Saturday.

Dwayne Dunn, above, rides Tradesman in the Kingston Town Classic at Ascot. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

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Morton’s Fork heads the Ladbrokes Sandown Guineas Betting

Morton’s Fork heads the Ladbrokes Sandown Guineas Betting

9 Nov, 2016

The John O’Shea trained Morton’s Fork has been installed the early favourite for the Group 2 $250,000 Ladbrokes Sandown Guineas (1600m) at Sandown on Saturday.

Morton’s Fork, above, is the favourite for the Ladbrokes Sandown Guineas at Sandown. Photo by Steve Hart.

Morton’s Fork has been around the mark with a win and a second …

Kevin Heffernan Stakes distance right for Under The Louvre

Kevin Heffernan Stakes distance right for Under The Louvre

9 Nov, 2016

Trainer Robert Smerdon considers the 1300m of the Group 3 $150,000 Kevin Heffernan Stakes at Sandown on Saturday is the right distance for his Group 1 winning sprinter Under The Louvre.

The 1300m of the Kevin Heffernan Stakes will suit Under The Louvre, above. Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.

Smerdon deliberately bypassed the sprints down the …

2016 Melbourne Cup Form: Our Ivanhowe needs rain to boost chances

2016 Melbourne Cup Form: Our Ivanhowe needs rain to boost chances

1 Nov, 2016

Equal top weight Our Ivanhowe needs the forecast rain to arrive to boost his chances in the Group 1 $6m Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) at Flemington today.

Rain would boost the chances of Our Ivanhowe, above, in the Melbourne Cup. Photo by Daniel Costello.

The Flemington track for Melbourne Cup Day has been rated a …

Coolmore Stud Stakes has star studded nominations

Coolmore Stud Stakes has star studded nominations

24 Oct, 2016

Jockey Dwayne Dunn is billing the Group 1 $500,000 Coolmore Stud Stakes (1200m) at Flemington on Saturday as one of the top races of the Spring Carnival with a star studded list of three year olds nominated.

Star Turn, above, is among the nominations for the Coolmore Stud Stakes at Flemington. Photo by Steve Hart.…

Chautauqua dominates Manikato Stakes betting

Chautauqua dominates Manikato Stakes betting

19 Oct, 2016

The world’s number one rated sprinter Chautauqua dominates the betting for the Group 1 $1m Manikato Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley on Friday night.

Chautauqua, above, is the dominant favourite for the Manikato Stakes at Moonee Valley. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Punters look set to forgive Chautauqua’s first up defeat in the Group 1 …

2016 Cox Plate: Dunn hoping for upset win on Hauraki

2016 Cox Plate: Dunn hoping for upset win on Hauraki

19 Oct, 2016

In-form Group 1 winning jockey Dwayne Dunn is hoping for an upset win when he rides Hauraki in the Group 1 $3m Cox Plate (2040m) at Moonee Valley on Saturday.

Jockey Dwayne Dunn, above, is hoping for an upset win on Hauraki in the Cox Plate at Moonee Valley. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

While …

2016 Cox Plate Form: Hauraki Capable of Upsetting Favourites

2016 Cox Plate Form: Hauraki Capable of Upsetting Favourites

18 Oct, 2016

Hauraki is something of the forgotten Godolphin runner in Saturday’s 2016 Cox Plate field, but champion hoop Dwayne Dunn believes that the horse is capable of scoring a big upset in the Moonee Valley feature race.

Epsom Handicap winner Hauraki is primed for a big performance in the Cox Plate 2016. Photo: Steve Hart

Hauraki …

Rails Draw Unideal for Chautauqua in Manikato Stakes

Rails Draw Unideal for Chautauqua in Manikato Stakes

18 Oct, 2016

Jockey Dwayne Dunn concedes that champion sprinter Chautauqua will need to be at his best to win Friday night’s Group 1 Manikato Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley, after drawing into the talent-rich field on the rails.

Chautauqua has drawn into the Manikato Stakes field on the rails. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Chautauqua has been the …

Nemrud early favourite in capacity Geelong Classic field

Nemrud early favourite in capacity Geelong Classic field

17 Oct, 2016

The John O‘Shea trained Nemrud has been installed the early favourite for the Listed $120,000 Emsley Lodge Geelong Classic (2200m) at Geelong on Wednesday.

James McDonald, above, will ride Nemrud in the Geelong Classic at Geelong. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Sixteen three year olds plus four emergencies made up the final field for the Geelong …