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Barakey Retired From Racing

Barakey Retired From Racing

5 May, 2015

Talented Perth-based sprinter Barakey has been retired from racing after he finished fifth behind Dawn Approach in the Listed Northam Toyota Stakes (1100m) in Western Australia on Saturday.

Barakey finished 11th behind Shamexpress (pictured) in the 2013 edition of the Newmarket Handicap. Photo by: Sarah Ebbett

Barakey has suffered from knee injuries for the last …

Smoko Ready For Clash With Barakey In Goodwood Sprint

Smoko Ready For Clash With Barakey In Goodwood Sprint

21 Aug, 2014

Smoko will face the toughest challenge of his career to date when he takes on Barakey in the Listed Goodwood Sprint (1300m) at Belmont on Saturday, but trainer Ross Price is happy with the condition of the talented sprinter heading into the $100,000 race.

Smoko will head towards the Winterbottom Stakes and a likely clash …

Smoko Could Meet Barakey In Goodwood Sprint

Smoko Could Meet Barakey In Goodwood Sprint

12 Aug, 2014

The Listed Goodwood Sprint (1300m) at Belmont on August 23 could feature a highly anticipated clash between Perth’s leading sprinters Smoko and Barakey.

Smoko bounced back from his unlucky defeat in the Listed Beaufine Stakes (1000m) at Belmont on July 12 with a dominant three lengths victory in the Listed Belmont Newmarket (1200m) at the …

Playing God Faces Tough Second-Up Test

Playing God Faces Tough Second-Up Test

2 Sep, 2011

Playing God will face a tough test second-up in the Makybe Diva Stakes

Despite being heavily backed, trainer Neville Parnham has labelled the talented Playing God as vulnerable ahead of his second-up run in the Group 2 Makybe Diva Stakes at Flemington.

Playing God is currently in Melbourne to begin his spring preparation, which is …