News About: Galah

Doncaster Mile The Autumn Goal For Smokin’ Joey

Doncaster Mile The Autumn Goal For Smokin’ Joey

23 Dec, 2013

Trainer Wez Hunter has confirmed that the Group 1 Doncaster Mile (1600m) will be the major goal for rejuvenated galloper Smokin’ Joey during the 2014 Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival.

Smokin' Joey will contest both the Oakleigh Plate and Doncaster Mile during the 2014 Autumn Racing Carnival. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Heading into the …

Galah In-Form Ahead Of Sandown Stakes

Galah In-Form Ahead Of Sandown Stakes

15 Nov, 2013

Trainer Peter Snowden believes that Galah is in good form heading into the Group 3 Sandown Stakes (1600m) at Caulfield on Saturday and is an excellent chance to record his third win at Group level.

Galah has form around Boban and Smokin' Joey heading into the Group 3 Sandown Stakes at Caulfield tomorrow. Photo by: …

Henwood Could Make Group Debut In Sandown Stakes

Henwood Could Make Group Debut In Sandown Stakes

12 Nov, 2013

Trainer John Sadler said that he has always believed that Henwood was good enough to win a race at group level and has included the progressive gelding in the nominations for the Group 3 Sandown Stakes (1600m) that will be run at Caulfield on Saturday.

Trainer John Sadler is considering taking Henwood to Queensland for …

Bennetta Well Placed In Yellowglen Stakes

Bennetta Well Placed In Yellowglen Stakes

29 Oct, 2013

Trainer Grahame Begg believes that classy mare Bennetta is well placed in the Group 2 Yellowglen Stakes (1200m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Bennetta is chasing her first victory this preparation in the Yellowglen Stakes at Flemington on Saturday. Photo by: Steve Hart

Bennetta has performed well this preparation without breaking through for a victory; finishing …

Aeronautical Confirmed For The Gilgai Stakes

Aeronautical Confirmed For The Gilgai Stakes

1 Oct, 2013

Trainer Lionel Cohen has confirmed that Aeronautical will run in the Group 2 Gilgai Stakes (1200m) at Flemington on Saturday rather than the Group 2 Premiere Stakes (1200m) at Royal Randwick.

Aeronautical will return to Melbourne for the first time since he finished third behind Shamexpress in the Newmarket Handicap. Photo by: Steve Hart

Cohen …

Rivals Fear Epaulette Will Sizzle in Stradbroke

Rivals Fear Epaulette Will Sizzle in Stradbroke

3 Jun, 2013

Trainers of rival hopes for this Saturday’s $1.36 million Group 1 AAMI Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) maintain that the Queensland Guineas win by Sizzling was certainly a good effort over the weekend but that top fancy Epaulette is still the one to beat.

Trainer Anthony Cummings is confident Your Song (pictured) can return to form in …

Galah breaks drought in QTC Cup

Galah breaks drought in QTC Cup

1 Jun, 2013

Trainer Peter Snowden and jockey Kerrin McEvoy combined to wrap up a winning double when Galah scored a narrow win in the Group 2 $175,000 Magic Millions QTC Cup (1300m) at Eagle Farm today.

Galah broke a nineteen month winning drought by winning the Group 2 QTC Cup. Photo by Daniel Costello

The Darley team …

Fat Al Justifies Favouritism in Carbine Club Stakes

Fat Al Justifies Favouritism in Carbine Club Stakes

14 Apr, 2012

Short-priced front runner Fat Al has justified his favouritism by comfortably taking out the Group 3 2012 Carbine Club Stakes (1600m) at Royal Randwick Racecourse in Sydney today.

Fat Al winning the Carbine Club Stakes at Royal Randwick - photo (c) Steve Hart

Despite missing the jump by half a neck, jockey Nash Rawiller was …

Josh Parr looking for another Group 1 win

Josh Parr looking for another Group 1 win

30 Mar, 2012

Young jockey Josh Parr gets his chance to ride another Group 1 winner on Galah in the $500,000 Flinders Lane Rosehill Guineas (2000m) at Rosehill tomorrow.

Joshua Parr will ride Galah (pictured) in the Group 1 Rosehill Guineas - photo (c) Taron Clarke

Parr’s only Group 1 winner was Skilled in the 2010 $300,000 Moet …

So Swift 2011 Sandown Guineas winner

So Swift 2011 Sandown Guineas winner

12 Nov, 2011

So Swift caused an upset to win the Sandown Guineas

Warrnambool galloper So Swift scored a shock win in the Sandown Guineas (1600m) but for Craig Williamsfans it was much of the same as he brought up a Sandown Hillside treble.

So Swift jumped from a Hamilton maiden to Group 2 winner getting the verdict …