News About: Graeme Ballantyne

Heavy Adelaide Cup Challenge for Talent Show

Heavy Adelaide Cup Challenge for Talent Show

28 Feb, 2013

Perth Cup winner Talent Show is a confirmed starter for Monday week’s Group 2 Adelaide Cup (3200m) but she’ll line up with a hefty task in front of her.

The six-year-old mare will chase the rare cups double carrying 57kg, the fourth highest weight behind Titch (59kg), Shadows In the Sun (58.5kg) and Tuscan Fire …

Talent Show’s Perth Cup win no surprise for Ballantyne

Talent Show’s Perth Cup win no surprise for Ballantyne

2 Jan, 2013

The win of longshot Talent Show in the Group 2 $500,000 Golden River Developments Perth Cup (2400m) at Ascot yesterday might have surprised most, but didn’t surprise trainer Graeme Ballantyne.

Jarrad Noske rode champion mare Black Caviar, above, in her first two wins. Photo by Taron Clarke

Talent Show started at the juicy odds of …