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Strong Field for Emirates

Strong Field for Emirates

7 Nov, 2012

The Melbourne Cup Carnival is set to finish with a bang at Flemington on Saturday with a classy field of 16 horses plus four emergencies named to contest the Group 1 Emirates Stakes(1600m).

Epsom winner Fat Al will carry 58kg in the Emirates Stakes on Saturday. Photo by: Steve Hart.

Heading the field is Epsom …

Wild and Proud takes Hobartville in Protest

Wild and Proud takes Hobartville in Protest

3 Mar, 2012

Gai Waterhouse trained Wild And Proud has taken victory in the Group 2 Hobartville Stakes following a protest against race favourite Manawanui at Rosehill today.

Manawanuwi crossed the finish line half a head in front of Wild And Proud but the stewards deemed that on multiple occasions there was contact from Manawanui, causing Wild And …

Snowden Wheeling In The Reinforcements

Snowden Wheeling In The Reinforcements

7 Dec, 2011

Darley face a tough ask over the next 12 months, they need to find the talent to not only win the three year old races over the autumn and winter period, they also need to have them ready to go as four year olds for the spring carnival features.

It’s a difficult gig at the …

Snowden Completes Two Year Old Sweep

Snowden Completes Two Year Old Sweep

11 Jun, 2011

Benfica has given Peter Snowden and Darley a clean sweep of the Group 1 2-year-old races after winning the TJ Smith

Peter Snowden has completed a historic sweep of Australia’s Group One two year races, after Benfica took out the TJ Smith at Eagle Farm.

Race favourite Hot Snitzel led the field coming into the …

Darley Falls As Snitzel Reigns Supreme

Darley Falls As Snitzel Reigns Supreme

4 Jun, 2011

The Queensland Sire’s Produce Stakes has once again thrown up plenty of drama, a scary moment and at the end of it one very impressive winner.

Hot Snitzel was first across the line and he did it with absolute ease streaking clear by four lengths down the home straight of Eagle Farm.

When the barriers …

Hot Snitzel To Be Cooled Down In Sires

Hot Snitzel To Be Cooled Down In Sires

3 Jun, 2011

Gerald Ryan is desperate to deny Darley yet another two-year-old victory in 2011 and is looking at all options with his star juvenile Hot Snitzel.

Riding tactics are coming under heavy scrutiny with jockeys fighting a constant battle to settle the horse in the field.

According to Ryan the best place for him to be …

Snowden Ready For Sires

Snowden Ready For Sires

30 May, 2011

Peter Snowden

Peter Snowden shows no sign of slowing down in his quest to dominate the 2 year old racing scene in Australia.

Snowden will saddle up Benfica and Free Wheeling in the Group 2 BRC Sires Produce Stakes at Eagle Farm on Saturday. Both horses have won their last start easily and both will …

Free Wheeling To Tackle Sires’ Produce Stakes After Champagne Classic Win

Free Wheeling To Tackle Sires’ Produce Stakes After Champagne Classic Win

21 May, 2011

Free Wheeling has demonstrated his raw ability by winning the Group 2 Champagne Classic at Doomben Racecourse today.

The Peter Snowden-trained two-year-old sat back for the majority of the race until he made his move in the final straight, storming to victory ahead of Dr Ichi, who finished in second, and favourite Hot Snitzel, who …

Divorce’s Leads Snowden’s Doomben Chances

Divorce’s Leads Snowden’s Doomben Chances

20 May, 2011

Divorces leads trainer Peter Snowden's chances for victory at Doomben

The 2011 racing year has been very kind to Peter Snowden and he’s looking to continue his Autumn Carnival success with a few well placed horses in Brisbane over the next few weeks.

Many consider his best chance to be Divorces which will jump as …