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Dunn Going Forward on Entirely Platinum in Makybe Diva

Dunn Going Forward on Entirely Platinum in Makybe Diva

8 Sep, 2016

Jockey Dwayne Dunn is predicting Entirely Platinum to “land close” and travel up on the speed in Saturday’s Makybe Diva Stakes at Flemington Racecourse.

Last year’s third-placegetter Entirely Platinum is back for a second shot in the Makybe Diva Stakes at Flemington Racecourse on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

Twelve months ago the Hawkes Racing-trained Entirely …

Team Hawkes Happy With Returning Stars

Team Hawkes Happy With Returning Stars

30 Dec, 2014

The father and sons training team of John, Wayne & Michael Hawkes is gearing up for a great autumn after welcoming back into work a host of their top players including Deep Field, Mossfun and Chautauqua.

Group 1 runner-up Chautauqua will kick off his autumn campaign in Melbourne before a possible return to Sydney. Photo: …

Flying Spur Sires 100 Winners As Chivvy Salutes

Flying Spur Sires 100 Winners As Chivvy Salutes

30 Jun, 2011

Successful stallion Flying Spur has now sired a total of 100 winners nation-wide during the current Australian racing season.

Flying Spur reached the sought after century when Chivvy won her debut start at Sandown Racecourse yesterday.

The two-year-old John Hawkes-trained Chivvy won the 1,000 metre Race-Tech Handicap ahead of Lee Freedman’s Joyeux and Pat Hyland’s …