News About: John Zielke

Late Thousand Guineas Entry for Royal Tithe

Late Thousand Guineas Entry for Royal Tithe

9 Sep, 2016

Sunshine Coast trainer John Zielke will pay a late acceptance fee to get his progressive filly Royal Tithe into the Thousand Guineas field in Melbourne this spring if she runs well in this month’s Prelude.

Reigning Queensland 2YO of the Year Royal Tithe will debut in Melbourne in the Thousand Guineas Prelude on September 24. …

Plenty of Dreams of Danehill Stakes Win for Zielke

Plenty of Dreams of Danehill Stakes Win for Zielke

9 Sep, 2016

Queensland horseman John Zielke is out to make a mark on the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival this weekend and has high hopes of a Group 2 win in the Danehill Stakes with Dreams Aplenty.

Jockey Bobby El-Issa partners Coolmore Stud Stakes hope from the Sunshine Coast Dreams Aplenty in Flemington’s Danehill Stakes this Saturday. Photo: …

Luke Dittman looks into the future after Into The Red wins Healy Stakes

Luke Dittman looks into the future after Into The Red wins Healy Stakes

27 Jun, 2016

Into the Red’s win in Group 3 $175,000 W.J. Healy Stakes (1200m) at Eagle Farm last Saturday could not have been a better catalyst for promising young jockey Luke Dittman who will begin life as a senior rider in the new racing season which begins in August.

Apprentice Luke Dittman, above, will join the senior …

Worthy Cause needs a change of luck in Ipswich Cup

Worthy Cause needs a change of luck in Ipswich Cup

16 Jun, 2016

Sunshine Coast trainer John Zielke is hoping a change of jockey will bring a change of luck for Worthy Cause when he contests the Listed $175,000 Channel 7 Ipswich Cup (2150m) at Ipswich on Saturday.

Worthy Cause, above, will be ridden by Bobby El-Issa in the Ipswich Cup at Ipswich. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Senior …

Six extra nominations for the Ipswich Cup

Six extra nominations for the Ipswich Cup

14 Jun, 2016

The entries for the Listed $175,000 Channel 7 Ipswich Cup (2150m) at Ipswich on Saturday have been boosted with six extra nominations added to the original ten that were received yesterday.

Iggi Pop, above, was a late nomination for the Ipswich Cup at Ipswich. Photo by Daniel Costello.

As well as Worthy Cause, Iggi Pop, …

Royal Tithe Upstages Impending In Ken Russell Memorial Classic

Royal Tithe Upstages Impending In Ken Russell Memorial Classic

7 May, 2016

A fast-finishing Royal Tithe upstaged short-priced favourite Impending to record an upset victory in the 2016 Ken Russell Memorial Classic at the Gold Coast this afternoon.

Royal Tithe went into the Ken Russell Memorial Classic on the back of a strong victory in the Mary Valley Farm Handicap (1350m) at Doomben on March 5, but …

Worthy Cause primed for bold first up run in Ascot Handicap

Worthy Cause primed for bold first up run in Ascot Handicap

22 Apr, 2016

Local hope Worthy Cause is primed for a bold first up showing when he steps out in the Listed $100,000 ICA Sunshine Coast Ascot Handicap (1200m) at the Sunshine Coast on Saturday.

Worthy Cause is primed for a bold first up showing in the Ascot Handicap at the Sunshine Coast. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Sunshine …

Magic Millions Trophy 2016: Worthy Cause At His Pet Trip

Magic Millions Trophy 2016: Worthy Cause At His Pet Trip

8 Jan, 2016

Worthy Cause will return to 1800 metres in the 2016 Magic Millions Trophy at the Gold Coast on Saturday and trainer John Zielke is very bullish about the entire’s chances at his pet distance.

Worthy Cause is the last horse to beat Emirates Stakes winner Turn Me Loose. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Worthy Cause …

Worthy Cause In Outstanding Condition Ahead Of Bernborough Handicap

Worthy Cause In Outstanding Condition Ahead Of Bernborough Handicap

17 Dec, 2015

Worthy Cause will return to the races in the 2015 Bernborough Handicap and trainer John Zielke is thrilled with the physical condition of his star galloper ahead of the Listed event at Doomben on Saturday.

Worthy Cause beat subsequent Emirates Stakes winner Turn Me Loose during the 2015 Spring Racing Carnival. Photo by: Ultimate Racing …

Worthy Cause expected to win Eclipse Stakes

Worthy Cause expected to win Eclipse Stakes

13 Nov, 2015

Sunshine Coast trainer John Zielke is full of confidence about the chances of Worthy Cause at Sandown on Saturday and expects him to win the Group 3 $150,000 mypunter.com Eclipse Stakes (1800m).

Trainer John Zielke, above with Worthy Cause, expects the four year to win the Eclipse Stakes at Sandown. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Worthy …