News About: Hawk Island
Last year’s Caulfield Cup winner Southern Speed will get her chance to exact revenge on Australian Cup winner Manighar this weekend in the $400,000 Group 1 Ranvet Stakes (2000m) at Rosehill Gardens.
French gelding Manighar beat Southern Speed by a nose to take top honours in the Australian Cup at Flemington on March 10 and …
Gai Waterhouse has opted in to the race to win this year’s Melbourne Cup with a handful of well-bred overseas stayers.
The trainer, who is known for her success with two-year-olds, purchased four English horses to add to her already talented stables.
Waterhouse believes that the well-bred four-year-olds will be her best chance ever to …
Sydney’s leading trainer Chris Waller is set to dominate the Group 1 $350,000 Chipping Norton Stakes (1600m) at Warwick Farm on Saturday in an effort to repeat last year’s result.
Waller combined with war horse Danleigh and jockey Hugh Bowman to take out last year’s weight for age race and along with last year’s winner …
Emerging sprinting star Rain Affair looks to have a mortgage on Saturday’s $250,000 Hako Australia Apollo Stakes (1400m) at Rosehill but premier trainer Chris Waller is not ready to totally concede the weight for age Group 2.
Waller will be saddling up four runners in the Apollo and expects good performances from all of them …
Sophie’s Spirit has held off a late charge from Little Surfer Girl to win the Herald Sun Stakes on Melbourne Cup Day.
The five-year-old mare added an impressive $120,000 to her prize money tally with the gutsy win, which was the fifth …
Glyn Schofield is without a doubt one of the safest riders in the country with a steady stream of winners and an unmatched professional attitude to his work.
He’s a real student of the game and his experience pays off as he’s constantly rewarded with the biggest rides.
That continues tomorrow at Flemington when Schofield …
He was looming as a star of the Sydney autumn racing carnival but for seven year old gelding Hawk Island the 2011 Caulfield Cup is his chance for retribution after a disastrous finish to last season.
The Chris Waller trained runner is arguably the best wet track stayer in the country, his record of six …
- Chris Waller
- Melbourne Cup
- Gai Waterhouse
- Cox Plate
- Caulfield Cup
- Peter Moody
- Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival
- Golden Slipper
- Hugh Bowman
- Stradbroke Handicap
- Doncaster Mile
- Black Caviar
- Damien Oliver
- Caulfield Guineas
- Peter Snowden
- Queen Elizabeth Stakes
- Craig Williams
- James McDonald
- Darren Weir
- Blue Diamond Stakes
- Newmarket Handicap
- David Hayes