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Kevin Heffernan Stakes nominations attract several G1 winners

Kevin Heffernan Stakes nominations attract several G1 winners

8 Nov, 2016

Group 1 winners Under The Louvre, Lucky Hussler and Famous Seamus are among the fifteen nominations for the Group 3 $150,000 Kevin Heffernan Stakes (1300m) at Sandown on Saturday.

Famous Seamus, above, is chasing back to back wins in the Kevin Heffernan Stakes at Sandown. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Noel Mayfield-Smith trained Famous …

Chetwood scores all the way win in Cameron Handicap

Chetwood scores all the way win in Cameron Handicap

16 Sep, 2016

A smart front running ride from Tim Clark saw Chetwood led all of the way to take out the Group 3 $150,000 Australian Bloodstock Cameron Handicap (1350m) on the Beaumont track at Newcastle today.

Cameron Handicap winner Chetwood is trained by John O’Shea, above. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Clark let Chetwood stride to the front …

Dry track the key to Famous Seamus’ chances in Victory Stakes

Dry track the key to Famous Seamus’ chances in Victory Stakes

27 Apr, 2016

Trainer Noel Mayfield-Smith is banking on a dry track for Saturday’s Group 2 $200,000 National Fire Industry Association QLD Victory Stakes (1200m) at Doomben to help Famous Seamus find some winning form.

Famous Seamus needs a dry track to produce his best in the Victory Stakes at Doomben. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

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Four extra entries boost Victory Stakes nominations

Four extra entries boost Victory Stakes nominations

26 Apr, 2016

Four extra entries have boosted the nominations for the Group 2 $200,000 Victory Stakes (1200m) at Doomben on Saturday from six to ten.

Charlie Boy, above, is one of four late entries for the Victory Stakes at Doomben. Photo by Daniel Costello.

The Brisbane Racing Club was forced to extend the nomination deadline until Tuesday …

Oliver to miss the ride on Fell Swoop in Victory Stakes

Oliver to miss the ride on Fell Swoop in Victory Stakes

26 Apr, 2016

Champion Melbourne jockey Damien Oliver will miss the ride on the in-form Fell Swoop in the Group 2 $200,000 Victory Stakes (1200m) at Doomben on Saturday because of suspension.

Fell Swoop is one of six horses nominated for the Victory Stakes at Doomben. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Oliver pleaded guilty to a charge of …

Newcastle Newmarket Handicap added to Golden Slipper Race Day

Newcastle Newmarket Handicap added to Golden Slipper Race Day

16 Mar, 2016

The Group 3 $125,000 Newcastle Newmarket Handicap (1350m) has been added to the Golden Slipper Race Day at Rosehill on Saturday following the cancellation of the Beaumont Track meeting at Newcastle today.

Famous Seamus will carry the top weight in the rescheduled Newcastle Newmarket Handicap at Rosehill. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Stewards were forced to …

Java tested over 1000m for 1st time in City Of Greater Dandenong Stakes

Java tested over 1000m for 1st time in City Of Greater Dandenong Stakes

3 Dec, 2015

Trainer Lee Freedman is keen to see Java settle off the pace when he tackles the 1000m for the first time in the Listed $120,000 City Of Greater Dandenong Stakes (1000m) at Sandown on Saturday.

Java will be tested over the 1000m for the first time in the City Of Greater Dandenong Stakes at Sandown. …

Solicit Back To Her Best In Summoned Stakes

Solicit Back To Her Best In Summoned Stakes

14 Nov, 2015

Solicit returned to her best form to record an impressive victory in the 2015 Summoned Stakes at Sandown this afternoon.

Solicit was taken to the front in the early stages of the Summoned Stakes and she was able to settle in a lovely rhythm, while favourite Scarlet Billows was well back towards the tail of …

Famous Seamus Returns To Winning Form In Kevin Heffernan Stakes

Famous Seamus Returns To Winning Form In Kevin Heffernan Stakes

14 Nov, 2015

Consistent sprinter Famous Seamus returned to winning form with a strong performance in the 2015 Kevin Heffernan Stakes at Sandown this afternoon.

Famous Seamus was too good for his rivals in the 2015 Sandown Guineas this afternoon. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Famous Seamus was settled just behind the leader Java in the early stages …

Kevin Heffernan Stakes An Ideal Race Under The Louvre

Kevin Heffernan Stakes An Ideal Race Under The Louvre

13 Nov, 2015

Under The Louvre has been backed into 2015 Kevin Heffernan Stakes odds of $3 and trainer Robert Smerdon believes that the Group 3 race at Sandown tomorrow is ideal for the talented sprinter.

Under The Louvre has the chance to return to winning form in the 2015 Kevin Heffernan Stakes at Sandown tomorrow. Photo by: …