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Group 1 Targets For General Truce After Kensington Stakes Win

Group 1 Targets For General Truce After Kensington Stakes Win

20 Jan, 2014

Talented sprinter General Truce will be set for a Group 1 campaign during the 2014 Melbourne Festival Of Racing after winning the Listed Kensington Stakes (1200m) at Flemington on Saturday.

General Truce (outside) will contest the Black Caviar Lightning Stakes and Oakleigh Plate during the 2014 Melbourne Festival Of Racing following his win over Pocket …

Black Caviar Confirmed for Sportingbet Classic

Black Caviar Confirmed for Sportingbet Classic

17 Apr, 2012

Leading trainer Peter Moody has confirmed wonder mare Black Caviar will attempt to score her 20th straight victory in the Group 1 Sportingbet Classic at Adelaide’s Morphetville Racecourse on Saturday week.

The glamour five-year-old impressed in an 800 metre jump-out at Moonee Valley this morning and that was enough for Moody to confirm her as …

Smerdon expects better performance from Lone Rock in William Reid

Smerdon expects better performance from Lone Rock in William Reid

21 Mar, 2012

Caulfield trainer Robert Smerdon is willing to forgive his Group I mare Lone Rock one poor performance leading up to Friday night’s Power Tracker William Reid Stakes.

Lone Rock will be coming up against the same tough opposition in the 1200m $400,000 WFA Group 1 at Moonee Valley which includes the great Hay List, trainer …

South Australia’s Goodwood Given $500,000 Boost

South Australia’s Goodwood Given $500,000 Boost

28 Jul, 2011

South Australia’s Goodwood Handicap has been given a boost in prize money to $500,000 from next year as part of the state’s new carnival set-up.

The carnival will now be condensed down to three feature weekends in late April and early May, however the Adelaide Cup will remain in its usual March timeslot for the …