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Dual Group 1 Winning Mare Suavito Retired

Dual Group 1 Winning Mare Suavito Retired

13 Sep, 2016

After a mediocre start to the spring connections of the Nigel Blackiston-trained dual Group 1 winning mare Suavito have pulled the pin on her racing career with the daughter of Thorn Park stud-bound.

Dual Group 1 winner Suavito has been retired to serve as a broodmare in New Zealand. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The six-year-old …

Oliver chooses Miss Rose De Lago in P.B. Lawrence Stakes

Oliver chooses Miss Rose De Lago in P.B. Lawrence Stakes

11 Aug, 2016

Damien Oliver has chosen to ride Miss Rose De Lago over Group 1 winner Sauvito in the Group 2 $200,000 Back To Caulfield P.B. Lawrence Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Damien Oliver will ride Miss Rose De Lago, above, in the P.B. Lawrence Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Melbourne Cup …

Stratum Star among nominations for Glasshouse Handicap

Stratum Star among nominations for Glasshouse Handicap

27 Jun, 2016

Group 1 winner Stratum Star is among the twenty nominations for the Listed $175,000 HMR Projects Pty Ltd Glasshouse Handicap (1400m) at the Sunshine Coast on Saturday.

Stratum Star, above, is among the nominations for the Glasshouse Handicap at the Sunshine Coast. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Stratum Star was the winner of the …

Jason Collett back on Rebel Dane in All Aged Stakes

Jason Collett back on Rebel Dane in All Aged Stakes

12 Apr, 2016

Trainer Gary Portelli is hoping a change of rider will bring a change of luck for Rebel Dane when he lines up in the Group 1 $600,000 Schweppes All Aged Stakes (1400m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Rebel Dane, above, will be ridden by Jason Collett in the All Aged Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Race …

Suavito on trial for Hong Kong trip in Queen Of The Turf Stakes

Suavito on trial for Hong Kong trip in Queen Of The Turf Stakes

8 Apr, 2016

Dual Group 1 winner Suavito is on trial for a trip to Hong Kong when she steps out in the Group 1 $1m The Coolmore Legacy Stakes (1600m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Suavtio is on trial for a trip to Hong Kong in the Queen Of The Turf Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.…

Turn Me Loose to set slick pace in Doncaster Mile

Turn Me Loose to set slick pace in Doncaster Mile

1 Apr, 2016

Front running multiple Group 1 winner Turn Me Loose will be let loose to set a slick pace in the Group 1 $3m The Star Doncaster Mile (1600m) on the first day of ‘The Championships‘ at Randwick on Saturday.

Turn Me Loose will be allowed to set a solid pace in the Doncaster Mile at …

Winx to step up again in George Ryder Stakes

Winx to step up again in George Ryder Stakes

18 Mar, 2016

Premiership winning trainer Chris Waller is confident that Australia’s new glamour mare Winx will step up again in the Group 1 $1m China Horse Club George Ryder Stakes (1500m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

Glamour mare Winx is chasing her eighth straight win in the George Ryder Stakes at Rosehill. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

2015 …

Bosson can see Turn Me Loose testing Winx in George Ryder Stakes

Bosson can see Turn Me Loose testing Winx in George Ryder Stakes

17 Mar, 2016

Top Kiwi jockey Opie Bosson can see his mount Turn Me Loose testing the short priced favourite Winx in the Group 1 $1m China Horse Club George Ryder Stakes (1500m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

Turn Me Loose, above, takes on Winx in the George Ryder Stakes at Rosehill. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Chris …

2000m of Australian Cup perfect for Suavito

2000m of Australian Cup perfect for Suavito

7 Mar, 2016

The 2000m of the Group 1 $1.5m Australian Cup at Flemington on Saturday is perfect for Suavito according to her trainer Nigel Blackiston.

Suavtio will find the 2000m of the Australian Cup at Flemington perfect at her third run back from a spell. Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.

Suavito is stepping out for the third time …

Boban Banned From Australian Racing

Boban Banned From Australian Racing

29 Feb, 2016

Five-time Group 1 winner Boban has been banned from Australian racing after he suffered a bleeding attack in the Group 1 Futurity Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Boban will no longer be allowed to race in Australia after he suffered a second bleeding attack in the Futurity Stakes. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Boban received …