News About: Graeme Rogerson

No Villiers Stakes For Church Boy

No Villiers Stakes For Church Boy

18 Nov, 2014

Trainer David Vandyke has ruled out a tilt at the 2014 Villiers Stakes with Church Boy after the talented gelding was slow to recover from his win in The Grange Wyoming Handicap (1500m) at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday.

Blake Shinn steered Church Boy to victory in The Grange Wyoming Handicap at Rosehill Gardens last weekend. …

Costume to enhance stud value with Mackinnon Stakes upset

Costume to enhance stud value with Mackinnon Stakes upset

31 Oct, 2014

Dual Kiwi Group 1 winner Costume is looking to enhance her stud value by scoring an upset win in the Group 1 $1m Longines Mackinnon Stakes (2000m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Melbourne Cup winning jockey Blake Shinn will be riding Mackinnon Stakes outsider Costume. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Costume is currently in foal …

Moody Hoping Oasis Rose Will Be Hitting The Line

Moody Hoping Oasis Rose Will Be Hitting The Line

29 Nov, 2013

Trainer Peter Moody wants to see inconsistent mare Oasis Rose hitting the long strongly in the Carpet Call Handicap (1400m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Trainer Peter Moody will step Oasis Rose up to a mile after she runs in the Carpet Call Handicap at Caulfield this weekend. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Oasis Rose …

Lee Freedman And Lloyd Williams join forces

Lee Freedman And Lloyd Williams join forces

8 Feb, 2013

Five times Melbourne Cup winning trainer Lee Freedman will renew his association with successful owner Lloyd Williams when he takes up the new position of director of training and racing  at Macedon Lodge.

The Lloyd Williams owned Green Moon winning the 2012 Melbourne Cup. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia

Freedman will oversee Williams’ private …

Bid Spotter Shines in First Queensland Test

Bid Spotter Shines in First Queensland Test

8 Oct, 2012

Seven-year-old gelding Bid Spotter had only been in Queensland a week before breaking an 18-month drought in an Open Handicap (1600m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Bid Spotter broke an 18-month drought with a win in an Open Handicap at Eagle Farm. Photo by: Daniel Costello

It had been 13 starts without a top three …

Lady Lynette on Track for Civic Stakes

Lady Lynette on Track for Civic Stakes

29 Jun, 2012

New trainers Lee Freedman and Graeme Rogerson are hoping to see the ‘old’ Lady Lynette at Rosehill Gardens tomorrow as the former Tassie mare looks to return to form in the Civic Stakes.

Lady Lynette will look to return to the form of old in the Civic Stakes at Rosehill - photo © Taron Clarke…

Dowager Queen heading to the sale ring after the roses

Dowager Queen heading to the sale ring after the roses

17 May, 2012

Owner Max Whitby is hoping his filly Dowager Queen can win the Group 3 $175,000 Hidden Dragon The Roses (2000m) at Doomben on Saturday to boost her sale price at the upcoming broodmare sale at the end of the month.

Dowager Queen is set to go under the hammer at the Magic Millions National Broodmare …

Freedman and Rogerson heading to scone with lady lynette

Freedman and Rogerson heading to scone with lady lynette

17 May, 2012

The new training combination of Lee Freedman and Graeme Rogerson will be heading to Scone on Saturday in search of their first winner together when they saddle up top class race mare Lady Lynette.

The winner of fourteen races and over $1m in prizemoney, Lady Lynette was purchased by Gerry Harvey for $270,000 and handed …

Freedman and Rogerson partnership to have first runner at Rosehill

Freedman and Rogerson partnership to have first runner at Rosehill

10 May, 2012

The new training partnership of Lee Freedman and Graeme Rogerson will saddle up their first runner at Rosehill on Saturday when last start winner Mossamine steps out.

Mossamine (pictured) will be the first runner for the new Lee Freedman and Graeme Rogerson training partnership - photo © Steve Hart

The partnership was officially verified by …

Queensland Oaks winner Scarlett Lady to retire

Queensland Oaks winner Scarlett Lady to retire

12 Apr, 2012

Queensland Oaks winner Scarlett Lady has been retired after pulling up sore in the Group 1 $2.25m The BMW (2400m) at Rosehill last Saturday.

Scarlett Lady has been retired - photo (c) Taron Clarke

The Savabeel four year old was eased down by jockey James McDonald and failed to beat a runner when ninth to …