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Mesa lays claims from Blue Diamond Stakes

Mesa lays claims from Blue Diamond Stakes

13 Jan, 2015

Speedy Godolphin colt Mesa laid claims for the Group 1 $1m Sportingbet Blue Diamond Stakes (1200m) with an impressive barrier trial win at Sandown today.

Ottoman, above, is one of several Godolphin youngsters trainer John O’Shea is aiming towards the Blue Diamond Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Steve Hart.

Mesa jumped straight to the front …

Adelaide Cup Option for Bagot Handicap Hope Tanby

Adelaide Cup Option for Bagot Handicap Hope Tanby

30 Dec, 2014

Local horseman Mick Cerchi is tipping a big, improved run from his veteran stayer Tanby when the rising nine-year-old lines up against an in-form field for Thursday’s Bagot Handicap ahead of a possible Adelaide Cup run in the autumn.

Tanby faces an Adelaide Cup test in Thursday’s Bagot Handicap at Flemington. Photo: Race Horse Photos …

Written Up Holds On To Win Bendigo Guineas

Written Up Holds On To Win Bendigo Guineas

15 Mar, 2014

Provincial galloper Written Up held off a fast finishing Gracious Prospect and Mahican to win the 2014 Bendigo Guineas this afternoon.

The Golden Mile and the Bendigo Guineas were both postponed after an electrical storm hit the Bendigo racecourse and the track was downgraded to a slow seven; delighting the connections of Written Up who …

Lady Of Harrods Takes Out Thousand Guineas Prelude At Caulfield

Lady Of Harrods Takes Out Thousand Guineas Prelude At Caulfield

22 Sep, 2012

Lady Of Harrods has upset favourite Commanding Jewel to win the Group 3 Thousand Guineas Prelude at Caulfield Racecourse today.

Lady Of Harrods causes an upset to win the Group 3 Thousand Guineas Prelude. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

The Dubawi filly has now won three of her six race starts and has earned …

Chasm breaks 33 month drought

Chasm breaks 33 month drought

7 Jan, 2012

Chasm broke a 33 month winning drought when prevailing in a blanket finish in the Listed Doveton Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield today.

Having his first start for new trainer Brendan McCarthy, the seven-year-old turned back the years when racing fresh.

Chasm has been somewhat of a ‘gonna’, putting in good performances but rarely converting.

His …

Under The Eiffel wins under a hold

Under The Eiffel wins under a hold

12 Nov, 2011

Under The Eiffel may have earned a crack at the 2012 Stradbroke Handicap after impressively winning the Alannah and Madeline Foundation Stakes (1500m) at Sandown Hillside today.

The Tony Vasil trained galloper comfortably brought up a hattrick of wins and gave jockey Craig Williams a winning double for the day.

Williams settled the four-year-old outside …