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Arab Dawn Scores Maiden Australian Win In Parramatta Cup

Arab Dawn Scores Maiden Australian Win In Parramatta Cup

20 Feb, 2016

Arab Dawn weaved a passage on the rail to record his maiden Australian race win in the 2016 Parramatta Cup at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon.

Arab Dawn finished over the top of his rivals to take out the 2016 Parramatta Cup at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon. Photo by: Steve Hart

Arab Dawn was settled at …

Melbourne Cup Favourite Can Be Competitive In Dato’ Tan Chin Nam Stakes

Melbourne Cup Favourite Can Be Competitive In Dato’ Tan Chin Nam Stakes

2 Sep, 2014

Trainer Gai Waterhouse is confident that 2014 Melbourne Cup favourite The Offer will be most impressive when he returns to the races in the Group 2 Dato’ Tan Chin Nam Stakes (1600m) at Moonee Valley on Saturday.

The Offer will start his Melbourne Cup campaign in the Dato' Tan Chin Nam Stakes at Moonee Valley …

2014 Sydney Cup Tips: Voleuse De Coeurs The Value

2014 Sydney Cup Tips: Voleuse De Coeurs The Value

17 Apr, 2014

Voleuse De Coeurs and Sertorius are the 2014 Sydney Cup tips of Dominic Beirne; with the leading form analyst confident that the talented duo can bounce back from their lackluster performances at their last starts.

Voleuse De Coeurs is the one of the 2014 Sydney Cup tips of former bookmaker Dominic Beirne. Photo by: Race …

Tupac Amaru Included In 2014 Sydney Cup Field

Tupac Amaru Included In 2014 Sydney Cup Field

15 Apr, 2014

The 2014 Sydney Cup field has been released; with tough three-year-old Tupac Amaru set to contest the Group 1 event at Royal Randwick on Saturday.

The Offer is one of two Gai Waterhouse-trained stayers that have been included in the 2014 Sydney Cup field. Photo by: Steve Hart

Tupac Amaru showed his staying credentials with …

Real Surreal On Track For Light Finger Stakes

Real Surreal On Track For Light Finger Stakes

11 Feb, 2014

Talented filly Real Surreal is on track to return to racing in the Group 2 Light Finger Stakes (1200m) at Royal Randwick next Saturday after recording a comfortable win in a barrier trial over 1000 metres this morning.

Real Surreal defeated Shahad and Hippopus in a barrier trial over 1000 metres at Royal Randwick this …

Dear Demi facing another tough run in Grand Prix Stakes

Dear Demi facing another tough run in Grand Prix Stakes

22 May, 2013

Queensland Oaks favourite Dear Demi is facing another tough run on Saturday after drawing barrier seventeen at acceptance time in the Group 3 $150,000 Mullins Lawyers Grand Prix Stakes (2200m) at Doomben.

Dear Demi backing up after winning the The Roses at Doomben. Photo by Daniel Costello.

At first glance the awkward draw looks horrendous, …

Hippopus Has Chance to Continue 3YO Charge

Hippopus Has Chance to Continue 3YO Charge

17 May, 2013

Sydney colt Hippopus may be a $9 chance in Saturday’s Doomben Cup but he has a key statistic in his favour.

Chris Munce (pictured) will ride three-year-old Hippopus in the Doomben Cup. Photo by: Daniel Costello.

The Gai Waterhouse-trained stayer is part of an impressive batch of three-year-olds that have been dominating the older horses.…

Hippopus To Tackle Older Horses in Doomben Cup

Hippopus To Tackle Older Horses in Doomben Cup

8 May, 2013

Sydney trainer Gai Waterhouse may be in the middle of a much-publicised controversy but she is not losing focus on the task at hand.

The high profile trainer always takes a strong team north to Brisbane’s winter carnival and one of her top hopes this year will be three-year-old stayer Hippopus.

The High Chaparral colt …

Survived to Kick Off QLD Derby Campaign

Survived to Kick Off QLD Derby Campaign

7 May, 2013

Early Queensland Derby favourite Survived will get the chance to show what all the fuss is about when he kicks off his winter campaign in the Group 3 Rough Habit Plate (2100m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

The New Zealand gelding completed the first part of his journey from Hastings to Auckland on Tuesday and …

Philippi Confirms Australian Derby Credentials

Philippi Confirms Australian Derby Credentials

6 Apr, 2013

Tulloch Stakes winner Philippi could back up in next Saturday's Australian Derby. Photo by: Steve Hart.

Victorian colt Philippi faces a possible seven-day turnaround into next weekend’s $1.5 million Australian Derby (2400m) after scoring a strong win in the Group 2 Tulloch Stakes (2000m) at Rosehill today.

The Michael Kent-trained three-year-old has shown promise without …