News About: Firehouse Rock

2016 Darwin Cup an Option for Adirondack

2016 Darwin Cup an Option for Adirondack

19 Apr, 2016

Shawn Mathrick has revealed the 2016 Darwin Cup (2000m) is likely to figure as a target for Adirondack after the gelding produced a career-best performance to win the Vobis Gold Heath (2000m) at Caulfield over the weekend.

Adirondack will likely be set for the 2016 Darwin Cup. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Adirondack was sent off …

Firehouse Rock to Back-up in Australian Guineas

Firehouse Rock to Back-up in Australian Guineas

3 Mar, 2015

There will be no rest for three-year-old Firehouse Rock this weekend as the colt is set to run in the Group 1 Australian Guineas (1600m) just one week after running third in the Group 2 Autumn Classic (1800m).

Firehouse Rock (outside) will back-up in the Group 1 Australian Guineas. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.…

Whyte Set To Ride Alpine Eagle In Australian Guineas

Whyte Set To Ride Alpine Eagle In Australian Guineas

3 Mar, 2015

Leading Hong Kong-based hoop Douglas Whyte is set to ride Alpine Eagle if he takes his place in the 2015 Australian Guineas at Flemington on Saturday.

Alpine Eagle stormed home late to record a most impressive win in the 2015 Autumn Classic. Photo by: Sarah Ebbett

Alpine Eagle started his autumn campaign with two straight …

Australian Guineas Still An Option For Autumn Classic Winner Alpine Eagle

Australian Guineas Still An Option For Autumn Classic Winner Alpine Eagle

28 Feb, 2015

The 2015 Australian Guineas remains an option for talented colt Alpine Eagle after he flew home late to record a thrilling win in the 2015 Autumn Classic at Caulfield this afternoon.

Alpine Eagle savaged the line to score a most impressive win in the 2015 Autumn Classic. Photo by: Sarah Ebbett

Alpine Eagle was very …

Australian Guineas a Possibility for Autumn Stakes Winner San Nicasio

Australian Guineas a Possibility for Autumn Stakes Winner San Nicasio

14 Feb, 2015

Classy three-year-old San Nicasio has completed a brave start-to-finish performance to take out the Group 2 Autumn Stakes (1400m) in impressive fashion at Caulfield this afternoon.

The Australian Guineas figures as the likely target for Autumn Stakes winner San Nicasio. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell

Jumping from the gates well, jockey Ben Melham immediately led the Hard …

Hampton Court Draws Fairly In Victoria Derby Barrier Draw

Hampton Court Draws Fairly In Victoria Derby Barrier Draw

29 Oct, 2014

The 2014 Victoria Derby barrier draw has been completed and clear favourite Hampton Court is set to jump from barrier 11 in the Group 1 event at Flemington on Saturday.

Atmosphere (outside) was one of the big winners of the 2014 Victoria Derby barrier draw this afternoon. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Hampton Court …

Hampton Court Headlines Victoria Derby First Acceptances

Hampton Court Headlines Victoria Derby First Acceptances

21 Oct, 2014

Spring Champion Stakes winner Hampton Court has been included in the 2014 Victoria Derby first acceptances that were released by Racing Victoria this afternoon.

Hampton Court will have the chance to become the first horse to complete the 2014 Spring Champion Stakes/Victoria double since Monaco Consul in 2009. Photo by: Steve Hart

There were reports …

Smerdon Fillies To Crown Oaks Following Caulfield Classic Win

Smerdon Fillies To Crown Oaks Following Caulfield Classic Win

18 Oct, 2014

The Robert Smerdon-trained duo of Fontein Ruby and Crafty will head to the 2014 Crown Oaks after finishing first and second in the 2014 Caulfield Classic at Caulfield this afternoon.

Fontein Ruby recorded a tough win in the 2014 Caulfield Classic this afternoon and will head to the Crown Oaks. Photo by: Race Horse Photos …

Kumaon Included In 2014 Caulfield Classic Field

Kumaon Included In 2014 Caulfield Classic Field

15 Oct, 2014

Godolphin colt Kumaon has been included in the 2014 Caulfield Classic field and is set to back up in the Group 3 event after finishing fourth in the Group 1 Caulfield Guineas (1600m) last Saturday.

Kumaon finished a tough fourth behind Shooting To Win in the 2014 Caulfield Guineas last weekend. Photo by: Steve Hart…

Panzer Division Headlines Victoria Derby Nominations

Panzer Division Headlines Victoria Derby Nominations

23 Sep, 2014

Talented colt Panzer Division has been included in the 2014 Victoria Derby nominations that were released by Racing Victoria this afternoon.

Panzer Division was given a chance at Group 1 level after he took out the Ming Dynasty Quality at Royal Randwick on September 6. Photo by: Steve Hart

Panzer Division made his racing debut …