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John Allen gets his chance on Prince Of Penzance in Makybe Diva Stakes

John Allen gets his chance on Prince Of Penzance in Makybe Diva Stakes

6 Sep, 2016

Melbourne Cup winner Prince Of Penzance will have his third jockey in as many starts when he lines up in the Group 1 $500,000 Makybe Diva Stakes (1600m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Irish jockey John Allen, above, will ride Prince Of Penzance in the Makybe Diva Stakes at Flemington. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.…

Melbourne Cup winning jockey Michelle Payne close to a comeback

Melbourne Cup winning jockey Michelle Payne close to a comeback

2 Sep, 2016

Melbourne Cup winning jockey Michelle Payne indicated that she was close to making a comeback to the saddle after a slow recovery from injuries sustained in a fall at Mildura in May.

Melbourne Cup winning jockey Michelle Payne, above, is getting closer to making a comeback to the saddle. Photo by Sarah Ebbett.

Payne had …

Coffey top chance to ride Prince Of Penzance in Memsie Stakes

Coffey top chance to ride Prince Of Penzance in Memsie Stakes

16 Aug, 2016

Top young jockey Harry Coffey has jumped to the top of the queue to ride Melbourne Cup winner Prince Of Penzance when he kicks off his Spring Carnival campaign in the Group 1 $500,000 Memsie Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield on August 27.

Jockey Harry Coffey, above, is in line to ride Prince Of Penzance in …

Signoff on track for Makybe Diva Stakes start

Signoff on track for Makybe Diva Stakes start

11 Aug, 2016

Premiership winning trainer Darren Weir’s Melbourne Cup hopeful Signoff is on track to make his 2016 Melbourne Spring Carnival debut in the Group 1 $500,000 Makybe Diva Stakes (1600m) at Flemington on September 10.

Signoff. above, is shaping up nicely for his first 2016 Spring Carnival appearance. Photo by Jenny Barnes.

Signoff will be making …

Harry Coffey snags Melbourne Cup ride on Signoff

Harry Coffey snags Melbourne Cup ride on Signoff

2 Aug, 2016

Emerging young jockey Harry Coffey has snagged the ride on tough stayer Signoff in the 2016 Group 1 $6m Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) at Flemington on November 1.

Signoff with Harry Coffey in the saddle winning the Lord Reims Stakes at Morphettville. Photo by Jenny Barnes.

Coffey has been aboard Signoff for his last three …

Felicienne Wins Schweppervescence Trophy

Felicienne Wins Schweppervescence Trophy

12 Mar, 2016

A daring Harry Coffey ride helped Felicienne return to winning form in the 2016 Schweppervescence Trophy at Flemington this afternoon.

Jockeys have been keen to get away from the inside of the track at Flemington all afternoon, but Coffey elected to stick to the rail on Felicienne and it paid dividends when she stormed home …

Signoff on top of Adelaide Cup Field

Signoff on top of Adelaide Cup Field

9 Mar, 2016

The Darren Weir trained Signoff heads the field for the Group 2 $400,000 Adelaide Cup (3200m) at Morphettville on Monday.

Signoff is on top of the Adelaide Cup field to be run at Morphettvillre. Photo by Jenny Barnes.

Eighteen stayers have accepted for the running of the 2016 Adelaide Cup with Weir also saddling up …

Tuscan Sling To Mannerism Stakes After Bellmaine Stakes Win

Tuscan Sling To Mannerism Stakes After Bellmaine Stakes Win

13 Feb, 2016

Tuscan Sling held-off a fast-finishing Azkadellia to deliver trainer Darren Weir his fourth win at Caulfield this afternoon in the 2016 Bellmaine Stakes.

Tuscan Sling was the fourth winner of the day for trainer Darren Weir in the Bellmaine Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Weir started the day with a victory in …

Coffey expects repeat performance from Signoff in Piping Lane Handicap

Coffey expects repeat performance from Signoff in Piping Lane Handicap

15 Jan, 2016

Apprentice Harry Coffey expects first up winner Signoff to put in a repeat performance when he lines up in the $90,000 Pipine Lane Handicap (2000m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Signoff, above, has a strong chance in the Piping Lane Handicap at Flemington. Photo by Sarah Ebbett.

The Darren Weir trained Signoff resumed from a lengthy …

Signoff To Return At Flemington

Signoff To Return At Flemington

9 Dec, 2015

2014 Melbourne Cup fourth placegetter Signoff is set to return to the races in the Building Engineering Trophy (1400m) at Flemington on Saturday and rising hoop Harry Coffey has been booked to take the ride.

Signoff will make his first appearance at the races in eight months at Flemington this weekend. Photo by: Sarah Ebbett…