News About: Kelso Wood

Eagle Farm track puts Dalrello Stakes runners in doubt

Eagle Farm track puts Dalrello Stakes runners in doubt

27 Apr, 2017

Trainer Chris Munce and the training partnership of Kelso Wood and Patricia Gesler have put doubts on running their two year olds Ours To Keep and Snitzkraft in the Listed $100,000 Dalrello Stakes on Saturday because of the state of the Eagle Farm track.

Jockey Damian Browne and trainer Chris Munce, above, will team up …

No Golden Slipper for Snitzkraft

No Golden Slipper for Snitzkraft

30 Jan, 2017

Trainer Kelso Wood will shy away from the rich Sydney Autumn Carnival and recommend that last Saturday’s impressive Sunshine Coast winner Snitzktaft not run in the Group 1 $3.5m Longines Golden Slipper (1200m) at Rosehill on March 18.

Houtzen, above, is the early favourite for the Golden Slipper at Rosehill. Photo by Steve Hart.

Snitzkraft …

Into The Red needs soft track for George Moore Stakes

Into The Red needs soft track for George Moore Stakes

2 Dec, 2016

Trainer Kelso Wood is praying for another afternoon thunderstorm to hit Eagle Farm today to give his sprinter Into The Red a better chance of winning the Group 3 $200,000 IPG Connect George Moore Stakes (1200m) on Saturday.

Into The Red, above, needs a soft track to produce his best in the George Moore Stakes …

A good track to suit Ramornie Handicap favourite Mogador

A good track to suit Ramornie Handicap favourite Mogador

13 Jul, 2016

A good 4 rated track will suit easing favourite Mogador in the Listed $160,000 Crowe Horwath Ramornie Handicap (1200m) at Grafton today.

Mogador, above royal blue colours, will appreciate the dry track for the Ramornie Handicap at Grafton. Photo by Photo by Daniel Costello.

Mogador stills holds the top spot in the Ramornie Handicap market …

A capacitiy field of 16 for Ramornie Handicap

A capacitiy field of 16 for Ramornie Handicap

11 Jul, 2016

A capacity field of sixteen will line up in the Listed $160,000 Crowe Horwath Ramornie Handicap (1200m) at Grafton on Wednesday.

Big Money, above, will carry the top weight in The Ramornie Handicap at Grafton. Photo by Daniel Costello.

When acceptances for the Clarence River Jockey Club’s feature Carnival sprint where taken this morning, a …

Ramornie Handicap an option for Into The Red

Ramornie Handicap an option for Into The Red

27 Jun, 2016

The Listed $160,000 Ramornie Handicap (1200m) at Grafton on July 13 is an option for Healy Stakes winner Into The Red.

Into The Red, above, could be heading to the Ramornie Handicap at Grafton. Photo by Daniel Costello.

The Kelso Wood trained Into The Red made it two wins from his last three starts when …

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 …

Into The Red is the WJ Healy Stakes Winner

Into The Red is the WJ Healy Stakes Winner

25 Jun, 2016

Into The Red has delivered local trainer Kelso Wood a black type win at Eagle Farm this afternoon; bobbing his head at the right time to take out the Group 3 WJ Healy Stakes (1200m) from in-form sprinter Saluter.

Into The Red (outside) bobbed his head at the right time to beat Saluter (inside) in …

2016 Magic Millions Classic Results: Capitalist Dominant

2016 Magic Millions Classic Results: Capitalist Dominant

9 Jan, 2016

Capitalist justified his short quote to record a dominant victory in the 2016 Magic Millions Classic at the Gold Coast this afternoon.

Capitalist absolutely blitzed his rivals in the 2016 Magic Millions Classic at the Gold Coast this afternoon. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Capitalist was the only horse that punters wanted in the lead-up to …

Real Surreal Ready To Win In Magic Millions Filles & Mares Handicap

Real Surreal Ready To Win In Magic Millions Filles & Mares Handicap

8 Jan, 2016

Trainer Kelso Wood is confident that 2013 Magic Millions Classic winner Real Surreal can return to winning form when she contests the 2016 Magic Millions Filles & Mares Handicap at the Gold Coast tomorrow.

Real Surreal has the chance to return to winning form in the 2016 Magic Millions Filles & Mares Handicap. Photo by: …