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Rising Romance On Top Of Chairman’s Handicap Field

Rising Romance On Top Of Chairman’s Handicap Field

1 Apr, 2015

Rising Romance has been included in the 2015 Chairman’s Handicap field that was released this morning and is set to contest the Group 2 event that will be held at Royal Randwick on Saturday.

Rising Romance will contest both the Chairman’s Handicap and the Sydney Cup during The Championships. Photo by: Steve Hart

Rising Romance …

La Amistad Set To Back-Up In Hill Stakes

La Amistad Set To Back-Up In Hill Stakes

17 Sep, 2014

Promising stayer La Amistad has been included in the field for the 2014 Hill Stakes that will be run at Royal Randwick on Saturday, despite failing to fire in the Group 3 Kingston Town Stakes (2000m) at Rosehill Gardens last weekend.

La Amistad is set to have her second start in as many weeks after …

Alpha Miss To Resume In Silver Shadow Stakes After Strong Trial Win

Alpha Miss To Resume In Silver Shadow Stakes After Strong Trial Win

4 Aug, 2014

Talented filly Alpha Miss is on track to return to the races in the Group 2 Silver Shadow Stakes (1200m) at Royal Randwick on August 23 after she recorded a strong barrier trial victory at Rosehill Gardens this morning.

Alpha Miss impressed onlookers with a strong barrier trial victory at Rosehill Gardens this morning. Photo …

Waller Stars To Trial On Monday

Waller Stars To Trial On Monday

18 Jul, 2014

Gai Waterhouse dominated the barrier trials at Royal Randwick this morning, but on Monday it will be Chris Waller that will have plenty of 2014 Spring Racing Carnival contenders in action.

Boban is one of several Group 1 winners that will trial at Royal Randwick on Monday. Photo by: Steve Hart

Waller has six of …

Australian Guineas The Melbourne Target For Rock Hero

Australian Guineas The Melbourne Target For Rock Hero

7 Jan, 2014

Trainer David Payne has revealed that the Group 1 Australian Guineas (1600m) at Flemington on March 1 is the major target for Rock Hero during the 2014 Melbourne Festival Of Racing.

Rock Hero will begin his 2014 Autumn Racing Carnival campaign in the CS Hayes Stakes at Flemington on February 15. Photo by: Steve Hart…

Honorius Too Good For Masked Marvel In Craven Plate

Honorius Too Good For Masked Marvel In Craven Plate

5 Oct, 2013

Honorius has proven victorious in a tough battle up the straight with Masked Marvel in the Group 3 Craven Plate at Royal Randwick.

The talented four-year-old was challenged by a fast finishing Masked Marvel, however, Honorius was too strong in the closing stages of the race.

Honorius (inside) has defeated Masked Marvel (outside) in the …

Bjorn Baker Mare Is Simply Brilliant In Trial Return

Bjorn Baker Mare Is Simply Brilliant In Trial Return

5 Aug, 2013

Simply Brilliant has produced an impressive trial performance for trainer Bjorn Baker at Rosehill Gardens Racecourse this morning ahead of her upcoming spring campaign.

The lightly raced mare has had just four starts during her horse racing career, despite being six-years-old.

The well-bred Starcraft mare has won two of those four race starts and has …

Hawkspur Cements Derby Claims in Grand Prix

Hawkspur Cements Derby Claims in Grand Prix

25 May, 2013

Staying three-year-old Hawkspur appears set to start as favourite in the Queensland Derby (2400m) after claiming another big lead-up win in the Group 3 Grand Prix Stakes (2200m) at Doomben today.

Hawkspur was an impressive Grand Prix Stakes winner. Photo by: Daniel Costello.

After dominating his rivals on a heavy Eagle Farm in the Rough …

Usainity to head to Queensland after Frank Packer win

Usainity to head to Queensland after Frank Packer win

27 Apr, 2013

Kiwi three year old Usainity will now head to Queensland for the Brisbane Winter Carnival after scoring a narrow win in the Group 3 $125,000 Johnnie Walker Frank Packer Plate (2000m) at Randwick today.

Usainity holds off Honorius to win the Group 3 Frank Packer Plate. Photo by Steve Hart

Top jockey Hugh Bowman gave …

Derby Warrior Out to Turn Waterhouse’s Spring Fortunes Around

Derby Warrior Out to Turn Waterhouse’s Spring Fortunes Around

1 Nov, 2012

After dominating Sydney in the early spring, Gai Waterhouse appeared set to feature prominently in Melbourne as she travelled to the Victorian capital armed with an arsenal of stars including Pierro, More Joyous and Glencadam Gold.

Gai Waterhouse has entered Our Desert Warrior for Saturday's Group 1 Victoria Derby. Photo by: Taron Clarke.

But now …