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Mainland runners dominate Tasmanian Derby field

Mainland runners dominate Tasmanian Derby field

31 Jan, 2017

Three year olds trained on the mainland dominate the field for the Listed $100,000 Schweppes Tasmanian Derby (2200m) at Hobart on Friday.

Trainer Gai Waterhouse, above, will saddle up Northwest Passage in the Tasmanian Derby at Hobart. Photo by Daniel Costello.

The Tulloch Lodge trained Northwest Passage is one of six runners from the nine …

Admiral Primed for 2016 Tasmanian Stakes

Admiral Primed for 2016 Tasmanian Stakes

19 Dec, 2016

Star miler Admiral is poised to claim another black type win when he lined up for the Listed Tasmanian Stakes (1600m) at Launceston Racecourse on Wednesday evening.

Admiral (inside) is odds-on favourite to win the Tasmanian Stakes on Wednesday night. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

That is the tale of the tape in 2016 Tasmanian Stakes …

Godolphin chasing another Country Cup win in Bendigo Cup

Godolphin chasing another Country Cup win in Bendigo Cup

25 Oct, 2016

The powerful Godolphin stable is chasing another Victorian Country Cup win with English visitor Francis Of Assisi in the Group 3 $300,000 Jayco Bendigo Cup (2400m) at Bendigo on Wednesday.

Francis of Assisi, above, is one of the main changes in the Bendigo Cup. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Charlie Appleby trained Francis Of …

Melbourne Cup hopeful Howard Be Thy Name Bendigo Cup No. 1

Melbourne Cup hopeful Howard Be Thy Name Bendigo Cup No. 1

24 Oct, 2016

Melbourne Cup hopeful Howard Be Thy Name will lead the field out for the Group 3 $300,000 Jayco Bendigo Cup (2400m) at Bendigo on Wednesday.

Howard Be Thy Name, above, is the top weight for the Bendigo Cup. Photo by Jenny Barnes.

The Darren Weir trained Howard Be Thy Name was today also among the …

Hartnell remains favourite for Caulfield Cup after 2nd acceptances

Hartnell remains favourite for Caulfield Cup after 2nd acceptances

20 Sep, 2016

The John O’Shea trained Hartnell remains the favourite for the Group 1 $3m BMW Caulfield Cup (2400m) at Caulfield on October 15 after second acceptances were taken today.

Hartnell, above, remains the favourite for the Caulfield Cup after second acceptances. Photo by Steve Hart.

Hartnell is one of five O’Shea trained horses among a total …

Forster can’t split her two Queensland Derby runners

Forster can’t split her two Queensland Derby runners

10 Jun, 2016

Eagle Farm trainer Desleigh Forster is finding it hard to separate her two runners, Cylinder Beach and I’m Belucci, in the Group 1 $600,000 Channel Seven Queensland Derby (2400m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Cylinder Beach, above gold and maroon colours, is one of two runners for trainer Desleigh Forster in Queens;and Derby at Eagle …

Etymology has to overcome wide barrier in Queensland Derby

Etymology has to overcome wide barrier in Queensland Derby

9 Jun, 2016

Tough staying three year old Etymology will have to overcome a wide barrier if he is to win the Group 1 $600,000 Channel Seven Queensland Derby (2400m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Jockey James McDonald, above, will ride Etymology in the Queensland Derby at Eagle Farm. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

The John O’Shea …

Howard Be Thy Name draws perfectly at 2 for Queensland Derby

Howard Be Thy Name draws perfectly at 2 for Queensland Derby

8 Jun, 2016

Favourite Howard Be Thy Name has drawn perfectly at barrier two for the Group 1 $600,000 Channel Seven Queensland Derby (2400m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Howard Be Thy Name, above. has drawn perfectly at barrier 2 for the Queensland Derby at Eagle Farm. Photo by Jenny Barnes.

The Darren Weir trained Howard Be Thy …

Oliver to ride Red Alto in Queensland Derby

Oliver to ride Red Alto in Queensland Derby

2 Jun, 2016

Victorian trainer Paul Banks has secured the services of champion jockey Damien Oliver to ride his three year old Red Alto in the Group 1 $600,000 Channel Seven Queensland Derby (2400m) at Eagle Farm on June 11.

Damien Oliver, above, will ride Red Alto in the Queensland Derby at Eagle Farm. Photo by Ultimate Racing …

Mackintosh confirmed for Queensland Derby, among 1st acceptances

Mackintosh confirmed for Queensland Derby, among 1st acceptances

1 Jun, 2016

Champion trainer Chris Waller has confirmed a start for Mackintosh in the Group 1 $600,000 Channel Seven Queensland Derby (2400m) at Eagle Farm on June 11.

Mackintosh, above, is among the first acceptors for the Queensland Derby at Eagle Farm. Photo by Daniel Costello.

The former New Zealand trained Macintosh is one of twenty-eight three …