News About: Henry Plumptre

Ghisoni to Miss Stradbroke Handicap

Ghisoni to Miss Stradbroke Handicap

31 May, 2016

Ghisoni will miss the 2016 Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) at Eagle Farm on June 11th, with a view towards contesting the Group 1 Tattersall’s Tiara over course and distance a fortnight later.

Ghisoni will not contest the Group 1 Stradbroke Handicap. Photo: Daniel Costello

Ghisoni has posted a number of commendable results in 2016, …

Tattersall’s Tiara the Likely Target for Ghisoni

Tattersall’s Tiara the Likely Target for Ghisoni

17 May, 2016

Managing Director of Godolphin Australia Henry Plumptre has revealed smart filly Ghisoni will likely bypass the Group 1 Stradbroke Handicap, with a view towards contesting the Group 1 Tattersall’s Tiara (1400m) at Eagle Farm on June 25th.

Ghisoni may be set on a path towards the 2016 Tattersall’s Tiara this season. Photo: Steve …

Brazen Beau To July Cup After Narrow Diamond Jubilee Stakes Defeat

Brazen Beau To July Cup After Narrow Diamond Jubilee Stakes Defeat

22 Jun, 2015

Brazen Beau is set to contest the 2015 July Cup at Newmarket next month after he finished a narrow second in the Diamond Jubilee Stakes at Royal Ascot on Sunday morning.

Brazen Beau finished a gallant second behind Undrafted in the 2015 Diamond Jubilee Stakes at Royal Ascot on Sunday morning. Photo by: Adrienne Bicknell…

Earthquake To The Breeding Barn

Earthquake To The Breeding Barn

13 May, 2015

Darley Australian Managing Director Henry Plumptre has confirmed that 2014 Blue Diamond Stakes winner Earthquake has been retired from racing and will start a new career as a broodmare.

Earthquake recorded the biggest race win of her career in the 2015 Blue Diamond Stakes. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Earthquake made her racing debut …

Hallowed Crown Retired From Racing

Hallowed Crown Retired From Racing

23 Apr, 2015

Darley Australia Managing Director Henry Plumptre announced this morning that Hallowed Crown has been retired from racing and will stand at Darley’s Kelvinside-based stud in 2015.

Royal Randwick Guineas winner Hallowed Crown has been retired from racing to begin a new career as a stallion. Photo by: Steve Hart

Co-trainer James Cummings announced on Tuesday …

Money For Hauraki In Australian Derby Betting

Money For Hauraki In Australian Derby Betting

2 Apr, 2015

Hauraki has been backed into 2015 Australian Derby odds of $3.50 and the promising colt has been easily the best-backed runner in betting markets for the Group 1 event at Royal Randwick on Saturday.

Hauraki has been very well-backed in Australian Derby betting markets since he took out the Tulloch Stakes last weekend. Photo by: …

Minnesinger Could Go Into Australian Guineas Fresh

Minnesinger Could Go Into Australian Guineas Fresh

5 Feb, 2015

Co-trainer Lee Freedman has revealed that promising Godolphin colt Minnesinger could go into the 2015 Australian Guineas at Flemington on March 7 without a lead-up.

Dwayne Dunn steered Minnesinger to victory in the B McDowell Elsternwick Handicap at Sandown yesterday. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Minnesinger scored his maiden race win at Kilmore on …

Brazen Beau Purchased By Darley

Brazen Beau Purchased By Darley

10 Dec, 2014

Talented three-year-old Brazen Beau has been purchased by Darley and will join their roster of leading stallions at the conclusion of the 2014/2015 racing season.

Brazen Beau was far too good for his rivals in the 2014 Coolmore Stud Stakes at Flemington on Victoria Derby Day. Photo by: Sarah Ebbett

Brazen Beau made his racing …

Darley New Sponsor Of The Goodwood

Darley New Sponsor Of The Goodwood

19 Nov, 2014

The Group 1 The Goodwood (1200m) that is held at Morphettville during the Adelaide Racing Carnival will now be known as the Darley Goodwood after the leading breeding operation agreed to a three year deal with the South Australian Jockey Club.

Equine superstar Black Caviar is one of a number of leading sprinters that have …

Early Support For Sweynesse In Cox Plate Betting

Early Support For Sweynesse In Cox Plate Betting

21 Oct, 2014

Sweynesse is into 2014 Cox Plate odds of $26 and he has been the best backed runner in early betting for the Group 1 event at Moonee Valley on Saturday.

Sweynesse (outside) was entered for the 2014 Cox Plate after he impressed trainer John O’Shea with a strong piece of trackwork at Moonee Valley this …