News About: Griffon

Baker Worried About Big Weight For Havana Rey

Baker Worried About Big Weight For Havana Rey

25 Jul, 2013

Trainer Bjorn Baker believes that Havana Rey is in the best condition of his career but is not sure the four-year-old is good enough to carry 60.5kg to victory in the July SprintĀ (1200m) at Royal Randwick on Saturday.

Havana Rey will begin his 2013 Spring Racing Carnival Campaign in the July Sprint. Photo by: …

Heathcote Duo Among July Sprint Nominations

Heathcote Duo Among July Sprint Nominations

22 Jul, 2013

Leading Queensland trainer Robert Heathcote has already prepared more 100 winners in Brisbane this season and is now searching for more wins south of the border with Funtantes and Griffon nominated for the July SprintĀ (1200m) at Royal Randwick on Saturday.

Funtantes and stablemate Griffon have been nominated for the July Sprint at Randwick on …

Chief De Beers Win Just the Start for Pentasia

Chief De Beers Win Just the Start for Pentasia

25 May, 2013

Marc Quinn was delighted Pentasia could pick up her first black-type win in the Listed Chief De Beers Handicap (1100m) at Doomben today but he is already dreaming of far bigger things.

Pentasia was too strong in the Chief De Beers Handicap. Photo by: Daniel Costello.

On the immediate agenda are two more Listed sprints …

River Lad Exceeds Expectations To Claim WJ Healy Stakes

River Lad Exceeds Expectations To Claim WJ Healy Stakes

23 Jun, 2012

It was a feat that surprised even his trainer when four-year-old River Lad stormed home to win the WJ Healy Stakes at Eagle Farm this afternoon.

River Lad's win in the WJ Healy Stakes surprised even his trainer - photo © Daniel Costello

River Lad won the Group 3 race in impressive style in front …