News About: Gondokoro

Carey Happy With Angola Ahead Of Ipswich Cup

Carey Happy With Angola Ahead Of Ipswich Cup

13 Jun, 2014

Trainer Pat Carey has been impressed with the work of Angola leading into the 2014 Ipswich Cup and he is confident that the tough stayer will perform well in the Listed event at Ipswich tomorrow.

Angola is chasing his maiden win at Listed level in the 2014 Ipswich Cup this weekend. Photo by: Race Horse …

Caulfield Cup Tilt Likely For Tinto

Caulfield Cup Tilt Likely For Tinto

3 Jun, 2014

Trainer Rex Lipp has confirmed that the 2014 Caulfield Cup is on the agenda for 2014 Queensland Oaks winner Tinto.

Tinto scored his maiden Group 1 victory in the 2014 Queensland Oaks at Eagle Farm last weekend. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Tinto stamped herself as a horse to watch with a strong staying effort in …

Carey Hoping For Improvement From 2014 Sydney Cup Duo

Carey Hoping For Improvement From 2014 Sydney Cup Duo

16 Apr, 2014

Pat Carey has both Gondokoro and Angola in the 2014 Sydney Cup field and the veteran trainer is hoping that both horses will improve when they step-up to 3200 metres in the Group 1 event at Royal Randwick on Saturday.

Gondokoro has failed to replicate the form that she showed when winning the Queensland Oaks. …

Gondokoro To Resume In The John Dillion Stakes

Gondokoro To Resume In The John Dillion Stakes

22 Jan, 2014

2013 Queensland Oaks winner Gondokoro will start what trainer Pat Carey hopes will be a lengthy 2014 Autumn Racing Carnival campaign in the Listed John Dillion Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Gondokoro will be returning the races for the first time since her successful 2013 Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival campaign, which included an impressive …

John Dillion Stakes The Likely Target For Star Rolling

John Dillion Stakes The Likely Target For Star Rolling

22 Jan, 2014

Progressive galloper Star Rolling is likely to contest the John Dillon Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield on January 25, rather than the Group 2 Australia Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley on Friday night.

Star Rolling recorded a dominant win over Let's Make Adeal and Araldo in the 2013 Penang Trophy in Adelaide. Photo by: Jenny Barnes…

Royal Descent Out To Prove Oaks Win Was No Fluke

Royal Descent Out To Prove Oaks Win Was No Fluke

23 Aug, 2013

Trainer Chris Waller is hoping that exciting mare Royal Descent can prove her dominant Australian Oaks (2400m) win was no fluke when she resumes in the Toy Show Quality (1300m) at Warwick Farm tomorrow.

Royal Descent will begin her 2013 Spring Racing Carnival campaign in the Toy Show Quality at Warwick Farm on Saturday. Photo …

Options Open For Royal Descent This Saturday

Options Open For Royal Descent This Saturday

19 Aug, 2013

Trainer Chris Waller has kept his options open with Royal Descent, nominating the classy mare for both the Group 2 Warwick Stakes (1400m) and Group 3 Toy Show Quality (1300m) at Warwick Farm on Saturday.

Royal Descent is likely to resume in the Toy Show Quality at Warwick Farm on Saturday. Photo by: Steve Hart…

Gondokoro Likely To Miss Spring Racing Carnival

Gondokoro Likely To Miss Spring Racing Carnival

19 Jul, 2013

Trainer Pat Carey revealed today that talented filly Gondokoro is likely to miss the 2013 Spring Racing Carnival.

The rising four-year-old was touted as a Melbourne Cup (3200m) contender after her impressive victory in the Group 1 Queensland Oaks (2400m) at Eagle Farm in June but Carey does not want to risk the health of …

Dear Demi Back In Work For Cups Campaign

Dear Demi Back In Work For Cups Campaign

16 Jul, 2013

2012 Crown Oaks winner Dear Demi has begun her preparations for the 2013 Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival that is set to be highlighted by runs in the Caulfield Cup (2400m) and Melbourne Cup (3200m).

2012 Crown Oaks winner Dear Demi is set to contest the 2013 Caulfield Cup and Melbourne Cup. Photo by: Race Horse …

Cox Plate Could Be The Target For Royal Staying Talent

Cox Plate Could Be The Target For Royal Staying Talent

12 Jul, 2013

The Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival target of exciting stayer Royal Descent is up in the air with connections indicating that the Australian Oaks winner was a chance to contest the Group 1 Cox Plate (2040m).

The Cox Plate and Caufield Cup are both on the agenda for Royal Descent. Photo by: Steve Hart

The 2013 …