News About: Herald Sun Stakes

Brisbane To Bring Out The Best In Gai’s Choice

Brisbane To Bring Out The Best In Gai’s Choice

30 Nov, 2012

Trainer David Pfeiffer is confident that Gai’s Choice is in with a fighting chance in tomorrow’s Listed Travel Associates Classic at Eagle Farm Racecourse.

Gai’s Choice will be looking to recapture her form in the race after an out of character beginning to her current campaign.

Gai's Choice is out to reclaim her winning form …

Vercoe celebrates first city winner with Koonoomoo

Vercoe celebrates first city winner with Koonoomoo

6 Nov, 2012

Mornington trainer Simon Vercoe celebrated his first city winner on the biggest race day of the year when Koonoomoo took out the Group 3 $200,000 Herald Sun Stakes (1400m) at Flemington today.

A first class ride by Hugh Bowman brushed aside a wide barrier to secure a good run back in the field before shooting …

Sophie’s Spirit Wins Cup Day’s Herald Sun Stakes

Sophie’s Spirit Wins Cup Day’s Herald Sun Stakes

1 Nov, 2011

Sophies Spirit has held of Little Surfer Girl in the Herald Sun Stakes

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 …