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BRC Sires’ Produce Stakes winner will be J.J. Atkins favourite

BRC Sires’ Produce Stakes winner will be J.J. Atkins favourite

26 May, 2017

The winner of the Group 2 $250,000 Mitavite BRC Sires’ Produce Stakes (1400m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday will determine who will be the favourite for the Group 1 $600,000 BMW Australia J.J. Atkins (1600m) in a fortnight.

Kerrin McEvoy, above, rides Tangled in the BRC Sires’ Produce Stakes at Eagle Farm. Photo by Daniel …

Saint Patricks Day heads up Munce’s Sires’ Produce Team

Saint Patricks Day heads up Munce’s Sires’ Produce Team

22 May, 2017

Eagle Farm trainer Chris Munce could have up to three runners in the Group 2 $250,000 Mitavite BRC Sires’ Produce (1400m) at his home track on Saturday with last start winner Saint Patricks Day his leading contender.

Trainer Chris Munce, above with jockey Damian Browne, will have up to three runners in the Sires’ Produce …

Munce has strong hand in 2017 J J Atkins nominations

Munce has strong hand in 2017 J J Atkins nominations

3 May, 2017

Eagle Farm trainer Chris Munce has a strong hand in the nominations for the 2017 Group 1 $600,000 BMW Australia J.J. Atkins (1600m) which will be run on his home track on June 10.

Trainer Chris Munce, above, has nominated four two-year-olds for the J. J. Atkins at Eagle Farm. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Munce …

Saint Patricks Day to celebrate with J J Atkins

Saint Patricks Day to celebrate with J J Atkins

2 May, 2017

Surprise winner Saint Patricks Day will be aimed towards the Group 1 $600,000 BMW Australia J.J. Atkins (1600m) at Eagle Farm on June 10 after scoring an upset win at Eagle Farm last Saturday.

Trainer Chris Munce, above, will aim Saint Particks Day towards the G1 J J Atkins at Eagle farm. Photo by Daniel …

2016 Victoria Derby Field: Purton to stay out of trouble

2016 Victoria Derby Field: Purton to stay out of trouble

29 Oct, 2016

Hong Kong based jockey Zac Purton says that his main objective on favourite Sacred Elixir is to stay clear of trouble in the Group 1 $1.5m AAMI Victoria Derby (2500m) at Flemington today.

Sacred Elixir, above, will start as the favourite in the Victory Derby at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Sacred Elixir will …

Victoria Derby barrier draw sees Sacred Elixir with the inside gate

Victoria Derby barrier draw sees Sacred Elixir with the inside gate

26 Oct, 2016

Group 1 winning Kiwi three year old Sacred Elixir has drawn the inside barrier in the Group 1 $1.5m AAMI Victoria Derby (2500m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Sacred Elixir, above, draws the inside barrier in the Victoria Derby at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Cambridge trainer Tony Pike was hoping for gates five or …

2016 Victoria Derby: Full field plus emergencies

2016 Victoria Derby: Full field plus emergencies

26 Oct, 2016

The Group 1 $1.5m AAMI Victoria Derby (2500m) at Flemington on Saturday has attracted a full field of sixteen three year olds plus four emergencies.

Kiwi three year old Sacred Elixir, above, heads the field for the Victoria Derby at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Tony Pike trained Kiwi three year old Sacred …

2016 Victoria Derby: Purton back on Sacred Elixir

2016 Victoria Derby: Purton back on Sacred Elixir

24 Oct, 2016

Hong Kong Jockey Club premiership winning jockey Zac Purton will be back aboard Sacred Elixir in the Group 1 $1.5m AAMI Victoria Derby (2500m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Jockey Zac Purton will ride Scared Elixir, above, in the Victoria Derby at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Purton guided Sacred Elixir to victory in the …

Scared Elixir to replicate Press Statement in Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas

Scared Elixir to replicate Press Statement in Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas

7 Oct, 2016

Cambridge trainer Tony Pike is hoping his star three year old Sacred Elixir can replicate the deeds of last year’s winner Press Statement and win the Group 1 $1m Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas (1600m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Sacred Elixir, above, will try to win the JJ Atkins – Caulfield Guineas double at Caulfield. Photo by …

Sacred Elixir can earn a start in Cox Plate

Sacred Elixir can earn a start in Cox Plate

28 Jul, 2016

Cambridge trainer Tony Pike is not ruling out his two year old Group 1 winner Sacred Elixir taking on the older horses at weight for age in the Group 1 $3m Cox Plate (2040m) at Moonee Valley during the 2016 Melbourne Spring Carnival.

Sacred Elixir, above, can earn himself a spot in the Cox Plate …