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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 …

Autumn Sprints Likely for Astern

Autumn Sprints Likely for Astern

18 Jan, 2017

Managing Director of Godolphin Australia Henry Plumptre has revealed that the major autumn sprint races are likely to figure as the major campaign targets for three-year-old Astern this time in.

Boom colt Astern is likely to contest the major Group 1 sprints in autumn. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Astern has shown plenty of ability since …

Hauraki to be Set for 2017 Doncaster Mile

Hauraki to be Set for 2017 Doncaster Mile

18 Jan, 2017

Group 1 winner Hauraki is reportedly in fine shape ahead of a 2017 Autumn Carnival campaign that will be geared towards the Doncaster Mile (1600m) on Day 1 of The Championships.

Hauraki will be set for an appearance in the Group 1 Doncaster Mile during The Championships. Photo: Steve Hart

Hauraki has been a strong …

Eighteen Confirmed in Villiers Stakes Field

Eighteen Confirmed in Villiers Stakes Field

14 Dec, 2016

A talented field of eighteen milers has been confirmed for Saturday’s Group 2 Villiers Stakes (1600m) at Randwick Racecourse; highlighted by the inclusion of several horses seeking ballot-free entry into the 2017 Doncaster Mile.

Fabrizio has been confirmed in the 2016 Villiers Stakes final field. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Gai Waterhouse and Adrian Bott have …

Qewy Wins Again In Sandown Cup

Qewy Wins Again In Sandown Cup

12 Nov, 2016

Qewy led from start to finish to record a tough victory in the 2016 Sandown Cup at Ladbrokes Park this afternoon.

Qewy led from start to finish to score a tough victory in the Ladbrokes Sandown Cup. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Qewy went into the Sandown Cup as a dominant favourite following his tough …

Francis Of Assisi Gaps His Rivals In Queen Elizabeth Stakes

Francis Of Assisi Gaps His Rivals In Queen Elizabeth Stakes

5 Nov, 2016

Francis Of Assisi ran away from his rivals to record a dominant victory in the 2016 Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Flemington this afternoon.

Francis Of Assisi was nothing short of outstanding in the Queen Elizabeth Stakes. Photo by: Steve Hart

Francis Of Assisi was a big drifter in the lead-up to the Queen Elizabeth Stakes, …

Secret Number To Surprise At Big Melbourne Cup Odds

Secret Number To Surprise At Big Melbourne Cup Odds

1 Nov, 2016

Secret Number is available at the juicy 2016 Melbourne Cup odds of $26, but jockey Stephen Baster is confident that the Godolphin galloper can run a big race.

Secret Number has been well-backed in 2016 Melbourne Cup betting markets. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Secret Number made the trip to Australia last year and finished …

Grand Marshal On Track For Melbourne Cup After Moonee Valley Cup Win

Grand Marshal On Track For Melbourne Cup After Moonee Valley Cup Win

22 Oct, 2016

Grand Marshal will head to the 2016 Melbourne Cup after he produced a strong staying performance in the Moonee Valley Cup this afternoon.

Grand Marshal, red and yellow, beats stablemate Who Shot Thebarman, orange and white, in the Moonee Valley Gold Cup. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Moonee Valley Cup was set up for …