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Linton to miss Heffernan Stakes for Hong Kong Mile

Linton to miss Heffernan Stakes for Hong Kong Mile

13 Nov, 2013

A change of plans by trainer John Saddler will see Linton head straight to Group 1 HK$20m Longines Hong Kong MileĀ (1600m) at Sha Tin on December 8.

Linton winning the G1 Stradbroke Handicap at Eagle Farm. Photo by Steve Hart.

Sadler had planned to run Linton on Saturday at Caulfield in the Group 3 …

Soul puts heart into winning 2011 Heffernan Stakes

Soul puts heart into winning 2011 Heffernan Stakes

12 Nov, 2011

Jockey Mark Zahra kept that black type winning feeling when Soul scored a narrow win in the Listed Heffernan Stakes (1300m) on the Sandown Hillside today.

Zahra, who scored a Group 1 win aboard Albert The Fat in the Emirates Stakes at Flemington last Saturday, confirmed his good form aboard the Peter Snowden trained gelding.…