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2017 Victoria Handicap Results: Hooked Wins

2017 Victoria Handicap Results: Hooked Wins

15 Apr, 2017

Hooked fought off Charmed Harmony in the final stages to take out the 2017 Victoria Handicap at Caulfield this afternoon.

Hooked and Charmed Harmony fought out the finish in the 2017 Victoria Handicap. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

There was plenty of speed in the early stages of the Victoria Handicap and Luke Nolen made …

Hooked suited by 1400m of Victoria Handicap

Hooked suited by 1400m of Victoria Handicap

12 Apr, 2017

Group 1 performer Hooked is expected to be very competitive stepping back up to 1400m in the Group 3 $150,000 Victoria Handicap at Caulfield on Saturday.

Hooked, above, will be well suited by the 1400m of the Victoria Handicap at Caulfield. Photo by Steve Hart.

Hooked has had two runs for trainer Robert Smerdon for …

Queensland Oaks fancy Kebede can put Byrne back into the G1 spotlight

Queensland Oaks fancy Kebede can put Byrne back into the G1 spotlight

8 Jun, 2016

Brisbane’s leading jockey Jim Byrne is hoping that tough staying filly Kebede can thrust him back into the Group 1 spotlight with a win in the Group 1 $500,000 Treasury Casino & Hotel Queensland Oaks (2400m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Kebede, yellow cap, will give jockey Jim Byrne a great chance to ride a …

Tye Angland back on Hooked in Stradbroke Handicap

Tye Angland back on Hooked in Stradbroke Handicap

1 Jun, 2016

Sydney jockey Tye Angland has regained the ride on Hooked in the Group 1 $1.5m AAMI Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) at Eagle Farm on June 11.

Jockey Tye Angland, above, will ride Hooked in the Stradbroke Handicap at Eagle Farm. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Brisbane’s leading jockey Jim Byrne was aboard Hooked in the Group 1 …

Hooked well supported at long odds for Doomben 10,000

Hooked well supported at long odds for Doomben 10,000

27 May, 2016

The John Thompson trained Hooked has been well supported at long odds to score a first up win in the Group 1 $750,000 James Boag’s Premium Doomben 10000 (1350m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Hooked, above, has been prepared for a first assault for the Doomben 10,000 at Doomben. Photo by Steve Hart.

Hooked has firmed …

Hooked to take on Stradbroke Handicap first up

Hooked to take on Stradbroke Handicap first up

27 Apr, 2016

Well performed sprinter miler Hooked will be tuned up for a bold performance when he tackles the Group 1 $1.5m AAMI Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) at Eagle Farm on June 11 first up.

Hooked, above, will attempt to win the Stradbroke Handicap at Eagle Farm first up. Photo by Steve Hart.

Trainer John Thompson plans to …

Lucky Hussler On Top Of Crystal Mile Field

Lucky Hussler On Top Of Crystal Mile Field

21 Oct, 2015

The 2015 Crystal Mile field has been released and Lucky Hussler is set to contest the Group 2 event that will be held at Moonee Valley on Saturday.

Lucky Hussler finished over the top of his rivals to take out the 2015 Crystal Mile at Moonee Valley this weekend. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Lucky …

Lucky Hussler heads nominations for Crystal Mile

Lucky Hussler heads nominations for Crystal Mile

19 Oct, 2015

Darren Weir’s dual Group 1 winner Lucky Hussler heads the nominations for the Group 2 $200,000 Schweppes Crystal Mile (1600m) at Moonee Valley on Saturday.

Toorak Handicap winner Lucky Hussler heads the nominations for the Crystal Mile at Moonee Valley. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Lucky Hussler is one of seventeen horses entered for the …

Ecuador’s Epsom Handicap Odds Lengthen

Ecuador’s Epsom Handicap Odds Lengthen

2 Oct, 2015

Ecuador has drifted out to 2015 Epsom Handicap odds of $31 and trainer Gai Waterhouse believes that the talented miler represents great value at his current quote for the Group 1 event that will be held at Royal Randwick tomorrow.

Ecuador has the chance to record a maiden win at Group 1 level in the …

Improving track to help Hooked in Star Epsom

Improving track to help Hooked in Star Epsom

1 Oct, 2015

An improving track at Randwick on Saturday will increase the chances of Hooked in the Group 1 $1m The Star 150th Epsom (1600m).

A good track will help the chances of Hooked in the Epsom at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

The Randwick track in currently rated a soft 5 but the sunny skies in …