News About: Golden Jubilee Stakes

Shea Shea hardest to beat in King’s Stand Stakes

Shea Shea hardest to beat in King’s Stand Stakes

17 Jun, 2013

Flemington trainer Danny O’Brien agrees with market framers that South African gallop Shea Shea is the hardest for Shamexpress to beat in the Group 1 £350,000 The King’s Stand Stakes (5 furlongs) at Royal Ascot tomorrow.

Shamexpress winning the 2013 Newmarket Handicap at Flemington. Photo by Sarah Ebbett.

Shamexpress with Craig Newitt to ride again, …

The Cheka to take on Black Caviar at Royal Ascot

The Cheka to take on Black Caviar at Royal Ascot

17 May, 2012

English trainer Eve Johnson Houghton is keen to line up The Cheka against super mare Black Caviar at Royal Ascot after finishing second in the Group 2 Duke Of York Stakes (1200m) at York in England yesterday.

But even tough she considers her charge to be a top line sprinter, she has no illusions of …

Starspangledbanner to return to the racetrack

Starspangledbanner to return to the racetrack

10 May, 2012

The announcement that former top sprinter Starspangledbanner is to return to the racetrack because of fertility problems at stud opens up the remote possibility of a meeting with super star Black Caviar at Newmarket in July.

Starspangledbanner winning the Oakleigh Plate in 2010 - photo © Taron Clarke

The undefeated world’s best sprinter Black Caviar …

So You Think to clash with Frankel at Newbury

So You Think to clash with Frankel at Newbury

9 May, 2012

A clash is looming between dual Cox Plate winner So You Think and the world’d highest rated racehorse Frankel in the Group 1 £175,000 Lockinge Stakes at Newbury on May 19.

So You Think has returned to the stables of top Irish trainer Aidan O’Brien after finishing fourth to Monterosso in the Group 1 US$10m …

Moody to decide Black Caviar program today

Moody to decide Black Caviar program today

21 Feb, 2012

Premier trainer Peter Moody will meet with owners tonight and present his preferred options for his champion mare Black Caviar leading into her overseas campaign.

Moody said that Black Caviar had pulled up well after her nineteenth straight win in the Lightning Stakes last Saturday and a decision on whether she runs on Saturday in …

Black Caviar equals record in Lightning

Black Caviar equals record in Lightning

18 Feb, 2012

Black Caviar stretched her winning streak to 19 in the Lightning Stakes at Flemington

Super mare Black Caviar stretched her winning streak to nineteen in the Group 1 $750,000 Coolmore Lightning Stakes (1000m) at Flemington today equalling Gloaming and Desert Gold’s record.

Black Caviar maintained her unbeaten status when she cleared away from the game …

Black Caviar ready to face challenge in Lightning

Black Caviar ready to face challenge in Lightning

18 Feb, 2012

With no early morning scratchings in the Group 1 $750,000 Coolmore Lightning Stakes (1000m) at Flemington today, super mare Black Caviar gets to face her next biggest challenge in chasing her nineteenth straight win.

Rival jockeys and trainers think that Black Caviar will be vulnerable today dropping back to 1000m after taking out the Group …

Schofield and Hay List to challenge Black Caviar in Lightning

Schofield and Hay List to challenge Black Caviar in Lightning

17 Feb, 2012

Jockey Glyn Schofield is set to serve it up to Black Caviar in the Group 1 $750,000 Coolmore Lightning Stakes (1000m) at Flemington tomorrow, but Luke Nolan is relishing the challenge.

Schofield will be aboard top sprinter Hay List who is meeting Black Caviar for the fifth time and the closest he could get to …

Moody off to Dubai to prepare for Black Caviar

Moody off to Dubai to prepare for Black Caviar

10 Feb, 2012

With Dubai becoming higher on the list for champion Black Caviar’s world wide romp, trainer Peter Moody will do some pre-race reconnaissance before the March 31 World Cup meeting.

The Golden Jubilee Stakes (1200m) at Royal Ascot in June is still Black Caviar’s major goal but connections are very keen about a stopover in Dubai …

Happy Zero Poised For Upset Manikato Triumph

Happy Zero Poised For Upset Manikato Triumph

29 Sep, 2011

Happy Zero is looking to upset the likes of Sepoy and More Joyous in the Manikato Stakes

Happy Zero is set to have his second Australian start in the Group 1 Manikato Stakesat Moonee Valley this Friday night after producing an encouraging performance on debut.

The seven-year-old gelding finished sixth in the Group 3 McEwen …