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Col ‘N’ Lil Posts Gutsy Lord Mayor’s Cup Win

Col ‘N’ Lil Posts Gutsy Lord Mayor’s Cup Win

27 May, 2017

Col ‘N’ Lil has continued her smart run of form with an impressive start-to-finish win in the Group 3 Lord Mayor’s Cup (1600m) at Eagle Farm this afternoon.

Col ‘N’ Lil, pictured winning in 2016, was impressive in this afternoon’s Group 3 Lord Mayor’s Cup. Photo: Daniel Costello

The Toowoomba mare jumped from the gates …

2017 WJ McKell Cup Day Preview & Tips

2017 WJ McKell Cup Day Preview & Tips

26 May, 2017

2017 WJ McKell Cup Day at Royal Randwick is the headline card in Sydney on Saturday and has drawn some of the season’s best horses to a total of nine races; including the Listed feature race contested over a mile and a half.

Allergic will take his place in the Listed WJ McKell Cup at …

Cummings Confirmed As New Head Trainer for Godolphin Australia

Cummings Confirmed As New Head Trainer for Godolphin Australia

23 May, 2017

James Cummings has been confirmed as the new head trainer of the Godolphin Australia operation and will officially take the reins on July 8th.

Cummings saddled Prized Icon to win the Group 1 Victoria Derby in spring. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Cummings has enjoyed many accolades throughout his training career since he entered …

2017 Melbourne Cup Likely for Polarisation

2017 Melbourne Cup Likely for Polarisation

24 Apr, 2017

After effectively winning the Sydney Cup “twice”, Charlie Appleby’s English raider Polarisation is likely to return down under in the spring for a shot at the iconic Melbourne Cup 2017.

Stablemate of Sydney Cup winner Polarisation, Francis Of Assisi (pictured at Flemington) is favourite for the 2017 Melbourne Cup this spring. Photo: Steve Hart.

The …

O’Shea Optimistic With 2017 Sydney Cup Hope Tally

O’Shea Optimistic With 2017 Sydney Cup Hope Tally

20 Apr, 2017

The bookies may fancy the two internationally-trained Godolphin raiders in the Sydney Cup 2017 re-run this weekend, but the operation’s Australian head trainer John O’Shea believes local hope Tally poses a massive threat.

Tally is a huge Sydney Cup hope over two miles at Randwick on Saturday according to Godolphin trainer John O’Shea. Photo: Ultimate …

Winkers on Penglai Pavilion in 2017 Sydney Cup Rerun

Winkers on Penglai Pavilion in 2017 Sydney Cup Rerun

19 Apr, 2017

Third past the post to his stablemate Polarisation in the abandoned Sydney Cup a fortnight back, Charlie Appleby’s English raider Penglai Pavilion will don winkers in the rerun on Saturday.

Jockey Kerrin McEvoy retains the ride on Penglai Pavilion who dons winkers in the Sydney Cup 2017 rerun on Saturday. Photo: Daniel Costello.

After the …

Raiment Back To Her Best In Carr Stakes

Raiment Back To Her Best In Carr Stakes

15 Apr, 2017

Raiment returned to her best form with a dazzling display in the 2017 JHB Carr Stakes at Royal Randwick this afternoon.

Everything did not go to plan for Raiment and she was caught four wide in the worst part of the track, but she always travelled nicely and stormed her way into the race coming …

It’s Somewhat Is the 2017 Doncaster Mile Winner

It’s Somewhat Is the 2017 Doncaster Mile Winner

1 Apr, 2017

It’s Somewhat has led from start to finish to beat a talented and capacity field in this afternoon’s featured Group 1 Doncaster Mile (1600m) on Day 1 of The Championships at Royal Randwick.

It’s Somewhat led from start to finish in this afternoon’s Group 1 Doncaster Mile at Randwick. Photo: Steve Hart

The Dynaformer gelding …

Raiment To PJ Bell Stakes After Birthday Card Stakes Win

Raiment To PJ Bell Stakes After Birthday Card Stakes Win

18 Mar, 2017

Raiment will head towards the 2017 PJ Bell Stakes during The Championships after she recorded an impressive victory in the Birthday Card Stakes at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon.

Raiment was far too good for her rivals in the Birthday Card Stakes. Photo by: Steve Hart

Jockey Craig Williams elected to settle Raiment right on the …

2017 Golden Slipper Tips: Catchy The Horse To Beat

2017 Golden Slipper Tips: Catchy The Horse To Beat

18 Mar, 2017

Catchy is one of the leading contenders in the 2017 Golden Slipper. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Form expert Deane Lester has Catchy on top of his 2017 Golden Slipper tips and he believes there is no reason the unbeaten filly can’t win again at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday.

Catchy has done nothing wrong during …