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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 …

Omei Sword Scratched from Eskimo Prince Stakes Field

Omei Sword Scratched from Eskimo Prince Stakes Field

3 Feb, 2017

Trainer Chris Waller has revealed that talented three-year-old Omei Sword will be scratched from the 2017 Eskimo Prince Stakes field after suffering a minor muscle ailment.

Omei Sword has been scratched from the Eskimo Prince Stakes field. Photo: Steve Hart

Omei Sword more than announced herself to the Australian racing community in 2016 and is …

2017 Golden Slipper Order of Entry Released

2017 Golden Slipper Order of Entry Released

2 Feb, 2017

259 juveniles remain in contention for the world’s richest race for two-year-olds, following the release of the 2017 Golden Slipper order of entry this afternoon.

Magic Millions winner Houtzen sits tenth in the 2017 Golden Slipper order of entry. Photo: Steve Hart

The 2017 Golden Slipper field will see a capacity if sixteen two-year-olds take …

Chetwood Headlines Godolphin’s Australia Stakes Defence

Chetwood Headlines Godolphin’s Australia Stakes Defence

24 Jan, 2017

Exciting sprinter Chetwood will headline Godolphin’s two-pronged attack in Friday’s featured Group 2 Australia Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley Racecourse.

Chetwood is primed for a strong first-up showing in Friday’s Australia Stakes at Moonee Valley. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Trainer John O’Shea has elected to saddle both Chetwood and exciting three-year-old Peacock in the Australia …