News About: John Gosden

2017 Sydney Cup an Option for Excess Knowledge

2017 Sydney Cup an Option for Excess Knowledge

23 Nov, 2016

Co-trainer Adrian Bott has revealed that talented stayer Excess Knowledge will be set for a campaign through the forthcoming 2017 Autumn Carnival, which could culminate in an appearance in a race like the Group 1 Sydney Cup (3200m).

Excess Knowledge may be set for the 2017 Sydney Cup. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Excess Knowledge has …

Top Three Finish The Aim For Criterion In Juddmonte International Stakes

Top Three Finish The Aim For Criterion In Juddmonte International Stakes

6 Aug, 2015

Criterion will take on some of the highest-rated horses in the world when he contests the 2015 Juddmonte International Stakes at York on August 19 and assistant trainer Ben Hayes admits that a top three finish is the goal for the five-year-old in the Group 1 event.

Criterion has the chance to record an historic …

Criterion Impresses Hayes In Trackwork Gallop

Criterion Impresses Hayes In Trackwork Gallop

20 Jul, 2015

Triple Group 1 winner Criterion has impressed trainer David Hayes in his first serious piece of trackwork since his brave fifth place finish behind Free Eagle in the Group 1 Prince Of Wales’s Stakes (2012m) at Royal Ascot on June 17.

Criterion is in excellent condition heading into the 2015 Juddmonte International Stakes at York. …

Queen Anne Stakes Still An Option For Criterion

Queen Anne Stakes Still An Option For Criterion

29 Apr, 2015

Co-trainer David Hayes has revealed that the 2015 Queen Anne Stakes on the opening day of the Royal Ascot Meeting is still an option for Criterion.

Criterion will arrive in England overnight where he will begin preparations for either the Queen Anne Stakes or the Prince Of Wales’s Stakes.

Criterion left Hong Kong overnight to …

Gatewood Primed for Melbourne Cup 2014 Success

Gatewood Primed for Melbourne Cup 2014 Success

4 Nov, 2014

One of four OTI Racing chances confirmed for this afternoon’s feature at Flemington, Melbourne Cup betting suggests Gatewood offers Terry Henderson and Simon O’Donnell their best chance of success in the Race That Stops a Nation.

Gatewood offers OTI Racing arguably their best chance of a positive 2014 Melbourne Cup result. Photo: Race Horse Photos …

Melbourne Cup 2014: Gatewood In Good Form

Melbourne Cup 2014: Gatewood In Good Form

3 Nov, 2014

Trainer John Gosden is happy with the 2014 Melbourne Cup lead-up form of Gatewood and is confident that the Galileo gelding can measure up in ‘the race that stops a nation’ at Flemington tomorrow.

Gatewood is considered an outsider in 2014 Melbourne Cup betting markets. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Gatewood was sent back …

2014 Melbourne Cup: Gatewood Best OTI-Owned Chance

2014 Melbourne Cup: Gatewood Best OTI-Owned Chance

28 Oct, 2014

Gatewood will return to Australian racing in the 2014 Melbourne Cup and co-trainer Terry Henderson believes that the in-form stayer is the best of his four guaranteed starters in the Group 1 event at Flemington next Tuesday.

Gatewood has the chance to record his second race win in Australia in the 2014 Melbourne Cup next …

Gatewood A Confirmed Melbourne Cup Runner

Gatewood A Confirmed Melbourne Cup Runner

25 Sep, 2014

Trainer John Gosden has confirmed that Gatewood will run in the 2014 Melbourne Cup at Flemington on November 4 after the talented stayer entered quarantine at Newmarket overnight.

Gatewood will be returning to Australia for the 2014 Melbourne Cup at Flemington in November. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Gatewood made his first trip to …

Waterhouse Confident Excess Knowledge Can Record Maiden Australian Win

Waterhouse Confident Excess Knowledge Can Record Maiden Australian Win

13 Jun, 2014

Trainer Gai Waterhouse is very confident that imported stayer Excess Knowledge can record his maiden race win in Australia when he contests the Freshmark Handicap (2000m) at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday.

Excess Knowledge finished second behind Eigelstein in his Australian racing debut in the Hyland Race Colours Handicap at Royal Randwick last month. Photo by: …

Connections Confident The Fugue Can Bounce Back In Hong Kong Vase

Connections Confident The Fugue Can Bounce Back In Hong Kong Vase

2 Dec, 2013

Connections of The Fugue are confident that the classy filly can bounce back from her narrow defeat in the Group 1 Breeders’ Cup Turf (2413m) and win the Group 1 Hong Kong Vase (2400m) at Sha Tin on Sunday.

The Fugue will face Red Cadeaux and a host of other talented horses in the Hong …