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The Metropolitan Spring target for Astronomos

The Metropolitan Spring target for Astronomos

15 Jul, 2015

Improving stayer Astronomos secured a Spring Carnival ticket with the Group 1 $400,000 The Metropolitan (2400m) at Randwick on October 3 the main target after a narrow but gutsy win at Randwick last Saturday.

Astronomos, red and white, slices through to win at Randwick and is now set for The Metropolitan. Photo by Steve Hart.…

Waterhouse Duo Quinella Premier’s Cup

Waterhouse Duo Quinella Premier’s Cup

30 Aug, 2014

The Gai Waterhouse-trained duo of Greatwood and Bonfire stamped themselves as stayers to watch with a one-two finish in the 2014 Premier’s Cup at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon.

Greatwood produced a strong staying performance to score his maiden Australian race win in the Premier's Cup. Photo by: Steve Hart

Waterhouse predicted before the race that …

It’s A Dundeel Headlines Chipping Norton Stakes Final Field

It’s A Dundeel Headlines Chipping Norton Stakes Final Field

5 Mar, 2014

The 2014 Chipping Norton Stakes field has been released; with New Zealand superstar It’s A Dundeel confirmed to make his eagerly anticipated return to racing in the Group 1 event this weekend.

It's A Dundeel will jump from barrier one when he returns to the races in the Chipping Norton Stakes at Warwick Farm this …

Fiorente To Resume In The Peter Young Stakes

Fiorente To Resume In The Peter Young Stakes

6 Feb, 2014

Trainer Gai Waterhouse has revealed that Melbourne Cup winner Fiorente will begin his autumn campaign in the Group 2 Peter Young Stakes (1800m) at Caulfield on February 22.

Gai Waterhouse believes that Fiorente is stronger than ever ahead of his 2014 Autumn Racing Carnival campaign. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

The Group 1 Futurity …

Fiorente closer to Autumn return

Fiorente closer to Autumn return

31 Jan, 2014

An eye catching trial by Fiorente at Randwick this morning has the 2013 Melbourne Cup winner one step closer to a return to the racetrack for the Autumn Carnival.

Fiorente winning the 2013 Melbourne Cup. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Fiorente made up plenty of the ground from back in the seven horse field …

Waterhouse Calls For Change After Melbourne Cup Win

Waterhouse Calls For Change After Melbourne Cup Win

6 Nov, 2013

2013 Melbourne Cup winner trainer Gai Waterhouse has called for Australian Racing Authorities to change their programming of staying races and changes the distances of races like the Brisbane Cup and Perth Cup back to 3200 metres.

Melbourne Cup winning trainer believes there should be more staying events on offer in Australia. Photo by: Race …

Tres Blue Drifts In Melbourne Cup Betting

Tres Blue Drifts In Melbourne Cup Betting

5 Nov, 2013

Tres Blue has been one of the biggest drifters in 2013 Melbourne Cup betting markets since the barrier draw was conducted on Saturday but jockey Tommy Berry is confident that the French stayer will feature in the finish of ‘the race that stops a nation’.

Tres Blue is now out to 2013 Melbourne Cup odds …

Melbourne Cup runner Tres Blue has the right form

Melbourne Cup runner Tres Blue has the right form

30 Oct, 2013

Melbourne Cup runner Tres Blue has all the credentials to figure in the finish next Tuesday at Flemington with Cup jockey Tommy Berry giving the French import the thumbs up after track work yesterday morning.

Tommy Berry will ride French Import Tres Blue in the Melbourne Cup. Photo by Taron Clarke.

Berry said that Tres …

Manighar To Return To Past Caulfield Cup Form

Manighar To Return To Past Caulfield Cup Form

18 Oct, 2013

The Caulfield Cup form of Manighar is better than any other runner in the race and managing co-owner Terry Henderson is confident that the triple Group 1 winner will produce a big performance this weekend.

Manighar will be having his third start in the Caulfield Cup this weekend. Photo by: Steve Hart

Manighar finished fifth …

Cassidy Not Worried About Hawkspur’s Caulfield Cup Barrier

Cassidy Not Worried About Hawkspur’s Caulfield Cup Barrier

16 Oct, 2013

Veteran Jockey Jim Cassidy believes that Hawkspur is good enough to win the Group 1 Caulfield Cup (2400m) from barrier 16 on Saturday.

Jim Cassidy is confident that Hawkspur can become the first favourite to win the Melbourne Cup since Master O'Reilly in 2007. Photo by: Steve Hart

Hawkspur has been the clear favourite in …