News About: Guy Walter

Canny Ballad scores upset win in 2016 Darwin Cup

Canny Ballad scores upset win in 2016 Darwin Cup

2 Aug, 2016

One of the outsiders of the field Canny Ballad scored an upset win in the $200,000 Carlton Mid Darwin Cup (2000m) at Fannie Bay on Monday.

Canny Ballad, above in white colours, running second at Warwick Farm early in his career. Photo by Steve Hart.

Canny Ballad went into the Darwin Cup on the back …

Zanbagh Primed for Queen Of The Turf Stakes

Zanbagh Primed for Queen Of The Turf Stakes

4 Apr, 2016

Zanbagh has returned to slick form for trainer John Thompson this season and has been confirmed to take her place in the field for Saturday’s 2016 Queen Of The Turf Stakes (1600m) at Royal Randwick.

John Thompson is pleased with Zanbagh ahead of Saturday’s Group 1 Queen Of The Turf Stakes at Randwick. Photo: Steve …

Zanbagh To Queen Of The Turf Stakes Following Emancipation Stakes

Zanbagh To Queen Of The Turf Stakes Following Emancipation Stakes

26 Mar, 2016

Zanbagh will head to the 2016 Queen Of The Turf Stakes in a fortnight after she returned to winning form in the 2016 Emancipation Stakes at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon.

Zanbagh returned to winning form with an excellent performance in the 2016 Emancipation Stakes at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon. Photo by: Steve Hart

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Callow Gets War Jet Home In Magic Millions Country Cup

Callow Gets War Jet Home In Magic Millions Country Cup

9 Jan, 2016

War Jet completed a long-term plan of trainer Joe Cleary when he recorded an impressive victory in the 2016 Magic Millions Country Cup at the Gold Coast this afternoon.

War Jet was too good for his rivals in the 2016 Magic Millions Country Cup at the Gold Coast this afternoon. Photo by: Steve Hart

The …

Track can help Zanbagh overcome wide barrier in Villiers Stakes

Track can help Zanbagh overcome wide barrier in Villiers Stakes

10 Dec, 2015

Trainer John Thompson is hoping that the Randwick track is playing the same way as it did last week so as to help his backmarker Zanbagh in the Group 2 $250,000 Inglis Villiers Stakes (1600m) on Saturday.

Zanbagh has drawn a wide barrier in the Villiers Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

Zanbagh has …

Zanbagh Primed for Festival Stakes

Zanbagh Primed for Festival Stakes

23 Nov, 2015

Notable Group 1 performer Zanbagh posted a commanding first-up win in her debut for John Thompson a fortnight ago and is on track for a return to black type company in Saturday’s Listed Festival Stakes (1500m) at Rosehill Gardens.

Zanbagh will contest Saturday’s Listed Festival Stakes at Rosehill second-up. Photo: Steve Hart

Zanbagh was considered …

I’ve Got The Looks Salutes in Juanmo Stakes

I’ve Got The Looks Salutes in Juanmo Stakes

9 May, 2015

Talented filly I’ve Got The Looks has stamped her claims as one to watch through the Brisbane Winter Carnival at Doomben this afternoon; producing an impressive turn of foot in the final straight to take out the Listed Juanmo Stakes (1200m).

I’ve Got The Looks posted an impressive win in the 2015 Juanmo Stakes this …

Craftiness To Face Toughest Test In Hall Mark Stakes

Craftiness To Face Toughest Test In Hall Mark Stakes

15 Apr, 2015

Craftiness will make his debut at Group level in the 2015 Hall Mark Stakes at Royal Randwick on Saturday and trainer Joe Pride is excited to see how the progressive fares in what is easily the toughest test of his racing career to date.

Craftiness scored a narrow win over Seeking More in the Byron …

Thompson honoured to win Guy Walter Stakes with Danesiri

Thompson honoured to win Guy Walter Stakes with Danesiri

28 Feb, 2015

Trainer John Thompson was honoured to win the Group 3 $150,000 Guy Walter Stakes (1400m) at Warwick Farm today with the well performed mare Danesiri.

Danesiri, purple and white, finished too strong for Cosmic Endeavour to win the Guy Walter Stakes at Warwick Farm. Photo by Steve Hart.

Respected Warwick Farm trainer Guy Walter passed …

Mahara Could Be Coolmore Classic Bound

Mahara Could Be Coolmore Classic Bound

13 Jan, 2015

Co-trainer Peter Snowden has revealed that promising mare Mahara could be set for the 2015 Coolmore Classic during the Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival.

Mahara scored a classy win in the 2014 Hong Kong Jockey Club Stakes at Flemington on Melbourne Cup Day. Photo by: Sarah Ebbett

Mahara showed that she was capable of performing at …