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Takedown arrives safely in Hong Kong for International Sprint

Takedown arrives safely in Hong Kong for International Sprint

1 Dec, 2016

Australia’s latest Group 1 winner Takedown has arrived safely in Hong Kong ahead of the Group 1 HK$18.5m Longines Hong Kong Sprint 1200m at Sha Tin on December 11.

Takedown, above, has arrived safely in Hong Kong ahead of the Hong Kong Sprint at Sha Tin. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Takedown flew out of Melbourne …

Takedown secures early flight for Hong Kong

Takedown secures early flight for Hong Kong

29 Nov, 2016

Takedown is due to fly out to Hong Kong from Melbourne tonight after pulling up in great order following his win in the Group 1 $1m Crown Perth-Winterbottom Stakes (1200m) at Ascot in Perth last Saturday.

Takedown will fly out from Melbourne to run in the Hong Kong Sprint at Sha Tin. Photo by Steve …

Winterbottom Stakes winner Takedown off to Hong Kong

Winterbottom Stakes winner Takedown off to Hong Kong

28 Nov, 2016

Sydney trainer Gary Moore will now prepare Takedown for a trip to Hong Kong after the gelding scored a decisive win in the Group 1 $1m Crown Perth-Winterbottom Stakes (1200m) at Ascot in Perth last Saturday.

Takedown, above, will now head to Hong Kong after winning the Winterbottom Stakes at Ascot in Perth. Photo by …

Hong Kong Sprint the Dream for Premiere Stakes Winner Takedown

Hong Kong Sprint the Dream for Premiere Stakes Winner Takedown

1 Oct, 2016

Takedown has continued his scintillating run of form through the 2016 Spring Carnival at Randwick this afternoon; bobbing his head at the right time to beat Our Boy Malachi and Danish Twist on the line in the Group 2 Premiere Stakes (1200m).

Takedown claimed a second-consecutive Group 2 win in this afternoon’s Premiere Stakes at …

Takedown Delights Moore With The Shorts Win

Takedown Delights Moore With The Shorts Win

17 Sep, 2016

Takedown returned to the races with a narrow victory in the 2016 The Shorts at Royal Randwick this afternoon – much to the delight of trainer Gary Moore.

Ball Of Muscle took up the running from Dothraki and that pair looked as though they were going to fight out the finish, but Kaepernick and Takedown …

Takedown On Stradbroke Handicap Path Following Gold Coast Guineas Victory

Takedown On Stradbroke Handicap Path Following Gold Coast Guineas Victory

7 May, 2016

Takedown led from start to finish to return to winning form in the 2016 Gold Coast Guineas this afternoon.

Takedown recorded his first race win for over a year with a strong front-running effort in the Gold Coast Guineas. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Takedown had not recorded a race win since he took out the …

Arrowfield Sprint The Major Autumn Target For Takedown

Arrowfield Sprint The Major Autumn Target For Takedown

4 Feb, 2016

Trainer Gary Moore has revealed that the 2016 Arrowfield Sprint at Royal Randwick on April 9 will be the major Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival target for talented gelding Takedown.

Takedown is set to return to the races after undergoing a throat operation during his stint in the spelling paddock. Photo by: Steve Hart

Takedown was …

Most Wanted Finally Sold To Hong Kong

Most Wanted Finally Sold To Hong Kong

19 Aug, 2015

The sale of Most Wanted to Hong Kong has finally been completed and the impressive debut winner will join the stable of Richard Gibson.

Upham (pictured) and Most Wanted have both been sold and will continue their racing careers in Hong Kong. Photo by: Daniel Costello

A Hong Kong-based owner offered big money for Most …

Werther Set For Hong Kong Derby

Werther Set For Hong Kong Derby

3 Jul, 2015

Queensland Derby runner-up Werther will be set for the 2016 Hong Kong Derby and bypass races like the Melbourne Cup after being purchased by Hong Kong-based connections.

Werther beat the older horses to take out the 2015 Eagle Farm Cup. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Werther was expected to be set for races like the Group …

Moore Rates Takedown’s 2015 Champagne Stakes Chances

Moore Rates Takedown’s 2015 Champagne Stakes Chances

18 Apr, 2015

Trainer Gary Moore believes that Takedown is capable of delivering him a maiden win at the highest level of racing in the 2015 Champagne Stakes at Royal Randwick this afternoon.

Takedown has the chance to record a maiden win at Group 1 level in the 2015 Champagne Stakes at Royal Randwick this afternoon. Photo by: …