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Dartmouth is still in contention for the Melbourne Cup

Dartmouth is still in contention for the Melbourne Cup

25 Jul, 2016

English stayer Dartmouth is still in contention for the Group 1 $6m Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) at Flemington in November even though the four year old was beaten at Ascot on the weekend.

Dartmoth finished 3rd to Highland Reel, above, in the King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Ascot. Photo by Ultimate Racing …

Flintshire Clear Favourite In Hong Kong Vase Betting

Flintshire Clear Favourite In Hong Kong Vase Betting

11 Dec, 2015

Flintshire is currently available at 2015 Hong Kong Vase odds of $2.70 and last year’s winner is set to start the Group 1 event at Sha Tin on Sunday as a clear favourite.

Preferment is currently on the second line of 2015 Hong Kong Vase betting markets. Photo by: Sarah Ebbett

Flintshire has only recorded …

Wide Gate For Preferment At Hong Kong Vase Barrier Draw

Wide Gate For Preferment At Hong Kong Vase Barrier Draw

10 Dec, 2015

The 2015 Hong Kong Vase barrier draw has been conducted and Australian-trained hopeful Preferment will jump from the second half of the field after being allocated barrier ten.

Preferment will be the sole Australian representative in the 2015 Hong Kong Vase. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Preferment has generally been ridden cold during his racing …

Preferment to have one more hit out before Hong Kong Vase

Preferment to have one more hit out before Hong Kong Vase

7 Dec, 2015

The Chris Waller trained Preferment will have one more solid hit out in Hong Kong before lining up in the Group 1 HK$16.5m Longines Hong Kong Vase (2400m) at Sha Tin on Sunday.

Preferment is shaping up well for the Hong Kong Vase at Sha Tin. Photo by Sarah Ebbett.

Waller said that Preferment had …

Winx begins countown to Sydney Autumn Carnival

Winx begins countown to Sydney Autumn Carnival

4 Dec, 2015

Cox Plate winner Winx is back in work as trainer Chris Waller starts to prepare her for the rich Sydney Autumn Carnival next year.

Cox Plate winner Winx is back in work heading towards the Sydney Autumn Carnival. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Winx swept all before her during the Spring Carnival with three undefeated …

Criterion produces strong final gallop for Hong Kong Cup

Criterion produces strong final gallop for Hong Kong Cup

1 Dec, 2015

Trainer David Hayes was more than pleased with Criterion’s final gallop before he takes on the world’s best middle distance weight for age horses in the Group 1 HK$25m Longines Hong Kong Cup (2000m) at Sha Tin on December 13.

Criterion, above, has worked well before heading to Hong Kong for the Hong Kong Cup. …

Preferment to gallop at Rosehill in tune up for Hong Kong Vase

Preferment to gallop at Rosehill in tune up for Hong Kong Vase

27 Nov, 2015

The Chris Waller trained Preferment will have an exhibition gallop at Rosehill on Saturday before he leaves for Hong Kong to represent Australia in the Group 1 HK$16.5m Longines Hong Kong Vase (2400m) at Sha Tin on December 13.

Preferment will gallop in between races at Rosehill on Saturday. Photo by Sarah Ebbett.

Preferment was …

Preferment to accept for Hong Kong Vase

Preferment to accept for Hong Kong Vase

25 Nov, 2015

Champion Sydney trainer Chris Waller will have his first Hong Kong runner with Preferment in the Group 1 HK$16.5m Longines Hong Kong Vase (2400m) at Sha Tin on December 13.

Hugh Bowman and Preferment combine to win the Turnbull Stakes at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Waller will accept with Preferment who will join …

Snow Sky Impresses Oliver Ahead Of Caulfield Cup

Snow Sky Impresses Oliver Ahead Of Caulfield Cup

12 Oct, 2015

Damien Oliver rode Snow Sky for the first time in track work at the Werribee International Equine Centre yesterday morning and he is thrilled with the English stayer ahead of the 2015 Caulfield Cup this weekend.

Damien Oliver has the chance to record another major race win when he partners Snow Sky in the 2015 …

Snow Sky Straight Into Melbourne Cup

Snow Sky Straight Into Melbourne Cup

3 Sep, 2015

Connections have confirmed that Snow Sky is set to go into the 2015 Melbourne Cup at Flemington on November 3 without another lead-up run.

Snow Sky beat Melbourne Cup contender Hartnell (pictured) when the duo raced in the Derby Trial last year. Photo by: Steve Hart

Snow Sky was included in the nominations for the …