News About: Hugh Bowman

Bowman lucky to stay with Winx for Autumn Carnival

Bowman lucky to stay with Winx for Autumn Carnival

23 Jan, 2017

Champion jockey Hugh Bowman came painstakingly close to sitting on the sidelines during the rich Sydney Autumn Carnival and missing the coveted ride on glamour mare Winx after misjudging the finish on Olympic Academy at Randwick last Saturday.

Hugh Bowman and Olympic Academy, above green and black checks, hold on to win the Rebecca Louise …

Guard Of Honour to earn his stripes during the 2017 Autumn Carnival

Guard Of Honour to earn his stripes during the 2017 Autumn Carnival

19 Jan, 2017

Newcastle trainer Kris Lees will let his smart three year old Guard Of Honour earn his stripes before he tackles any feature races during the 2017 Sydney Autumn Carnival.

Hugh Bowman, above, rides Guard Of Honour when he resumes at Randwick. Photo by Sarah Ebbett.

“We won’t be throwing him in the deep end unless …

Music Magnate to resume in Expressway Stakes

Music Magnate to resume in Expressway Stakes

17 Jan, 2017

Trainer Bjorn Baker is expecting his Group 1 winning sprinter Music Magnate to repeat his barrier trial winning performance when he resumes in the Group 2 $200,000 Expressway Stakes (1200m) at Rosehill on January 28.

Music Magnate, above blue and gold colours, is being set for the Expressway Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Daniel Costello.…

Winx dominates betting for Queen Elizabeth Stakes

Winx dominates betting for Queen Elizabeth Stakes

17 Jan, 2017

Champion mare Winx remains the dominant favourite for the Group 1 $4m Queen Elizabeth Stakes (2000m) at Randwick on April 8 following her return to the public eye in a Rosehill barrier trial today.

Dual Cox Plate winner Winx, above,, is the dominant favourite for the Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Ultimate Racing …

Winx unextended in Rosehill barrier trial

Winx unextended in Rosehill barrier trial

17 Jan, 2017

Glamour mare Winx was unextended by regular rider Hugh Bowman when she ran third in a 900m barrier trial at Rosehill this morning.

Winx, above winning her 2nd Cox Plate, finished 3rd in a Rosehill barrier trial with Hugh Bowman in the saddle. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Bowman settled Winx in fourth position and …

From Within arrives in great order for Magic Millions 2yo Classic

From Within arrives in great order for Magic Millions 2yo Classic

13 Jan, 2017

Champion Sydney trainer Chris Waller has reported that his smart filly From Within has arrived on the Gold Coast in great order prior to running in the $2m Jeep Magic Millions 2yo Classic (1200m) on Saturday.

Trainer Chris Waller, above, will saddle up From Within in the Magic Millions 2yo Classic at the Gold Coast. …

Magic Millions 2yo Classic favourites can’t be split

Magic Millions 2yo Classic favourites can’t be split

13 Jan, 2017

Bookmakers and punters are finding it hard to split the two favourites Houtzen and From Within a day out from the running of the $2m Jeep Magic Millions 2yo Classic (1200m) at the Gold Coast on Saturday.

From Within, above, is sharing favouritism with Houtzen for the Magic Millions 2yo Classic at the Gold Coast. …

Luck in running to decide Magic Millions 2yo Classic winner

Luck in running to decide Magic Millions 2yo Classic winner

12 Jan, 2017

Jockey Jeff Lloyd believes that only luck in running will split the two favourites Houtzen and From Within at the finish of the $2m Jeep Magic Millions 2yo Classic (1200m) at the Gold Coast on Saturday.

Jockey Jeff Lloyd, above, knows luck in running will decide the winner of the Magic Millions 2yo Classic at …

Charlie Boy Fresh for Magic Millions Sprint

Charlie Boy Fresh for Magic Millions Sprint

12 Jan, 2017

Trainer Ciaron Maher is confident that general freshness is the key to Charlie Boy returning to winning form in Saturday’s Magic Millions Sprint (1200m) on the Gold Coast.

Charlie Boy will contest Saturday’s Magic Millions Sprint off the back of a freshen-up. Photo: Daniel Costello

Charlie Boy has been a strong and consistent performer throughout …

Coolmore Classic the Target for Omei Sword

Coolmore Classic the Target for Omei Sword

10 Jan, 2017

Chris Waller has revealed that the Group 1 Coolmore Classic (1500m) at Rosehill Gardens on March 11th is the major campaign target for talented three-year-old Omei Sword this time in.

Omei Sword will be geared towards and appearance in the Group 1 Coolmore Classic this season. Photo: Steve Hart

Omei Sword has only made …