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First Among Equals Better than Winterbottom Stakes Odds Suggest

First Among Equals Better than Winterbottom Stakes Odds Suggest

23 Nov, 2016

Trainer Simon Miller is confident that sprinter First Among Equals is far better than his 2016 Winterbottom Stakes odds suggest, leading into the Group 1 feature race at Ascot on Saturday.

Trainer Simon Miller has a healthy respect for horses like Malaguerra (pictured) in the Winterbottom Stakes field. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

First Among Equals …

Thoroughbred Club Stakes Ideal for Angharad

Thoroughbred Club Stakes Ideal for Angharad

7 Oct, 2016

Leading hoop James McDonald is confident that Angharad will be perfectly suited to the conditions of the Group 3 Thoroughbred Club Stakes (1200m) at Melbourne’s Caulfield Racecourse on Saturday.

James McDonald will partner Angharad in the Thoroughbred Club Stakes at Caulfield. Photo: Daniel Costello

Angharad has not been seen at the races since failing to …

Thousand Guineas An Option For Edward Manifold Stakes Winner Serenely Discreet

Thousand Guineas An Option For Edward Manifold Stakes Winner Serenely Discreet

2 Oct, 2016

Serenely Discreet stormed home late to take out the 2016 Edward Manifold Stakes at Flemington this afternoon and she could back-up in the Thousand Guineas next weekend.

Serenely Discreet finished over the top of her rivals to take out the Edward Manifold Stakes. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Serenely Discreet had no luck whatsoever last …

Madeenaty Makes All In Maribyrnong Trial Stakes

Madeenaty Makes All In Maribyrnong Trial Stakes

2 Oct, 2016

Madeenaty led from start to finish to record an impressive victory in the 2016 Maribyrnong Trial Stakes at Flemington this afternoon.

Madeenaty could hardly have been more impressive in the 2016 Maribyrnong Trial Stakes at Flemington this afternoon. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

There was plenty of hype surrounding Madeenaty following an impressive jump out …

Waugh Pleased With Forget Ahead of July Sprint

Waugh Pleased With Forget Ahead of July Sprint

21 Jul, 2016

Wyong trainer Kim Waugh is pleased with the condition of stable star Forget ahead of his run in the talent-rich July Sprint (1100m) at Canterbury on Saturday.

Forget will leave from barrier 1 in Saturday’s July Sprint at Canterbury. Photo: Steve Hart

Forget has been a strong and consistent performer for Waugh through several preparations …

Thermal Current Sir John Monash Stakes

Thermal Current Sir John Monash Stakes

15 Jul, 2016

Darren Weir is confident veteran sprinter Thermal Current will prove extremely tough to beat when he lines up for the Group 3 Sir John Monash Stakes (1100m) at Caulfield Racecourse on Saturday.

Thermal Current carries winning form into Saturday’s Group 3 Sir John Monash Stakes. Photo Jenny Barnes

Thermal Current began his racing career under …

Calliope Into Golden Slipper After Magic Night Stakes Win

Calliope Into Golden Slipper After Magic Night Stakes Win

12 Mar, 2016

Calliope is set to back-up in the 2016 Golden Slipper next weekend after she recorded an impressive victory in the Magic Night Stakes at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon.

Calliope held-off Omei Sword to take out the 2016 Magic Night Stakes at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon. Photo by: Steve Hart

Calliope missed the start in the …

Dabernig Happy With 2016 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes Trio

Dabernig Happy With 2016 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes Trio

26 Feb, 2016

Lindsay Park have Zamzam, Valliano and Highland Beat in the 2016 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes field and co-trainer Tom Dabernig is happy with all three horses ahead of the Group 1 event at Caulfield on Saturday.

Valliano is one of three Lindsay Park-trained runners in the 2016 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes field. Photo by: Ultimate …

Snowden Happy With Silver Slipper Duo

Snowden Happy With Silver Slipper Duo

20 Feb, 2016

Team Snowden have both Defcon and King Of War in the 2016 Silver Slipper Stakes field and co-trainer Paul Snowden is happy with both colts head of the Group 2 event at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon.

Blake Shinn has been booked to ride Defcon in the 2016 Silver Slipper Stakes at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon. …

Kinglike Out Of Black Caviar Lightning Stakes

Kinglike Out Of Black Caviar Lightning Stakes

19 Feb, 2016

Kinglike has been scratched from the 2016 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes after mucus was detected in his windpipe this afternoon.

Kinglike will not take his place in the 2016 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes field. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Kinglike was expected to be one of the horses that took up the speed in the …