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Carpenter Fancies Shamal Wind’s King’s Stand Stakes Chances

Carpenter Fancies Shamal Wind’s King’s Stand Stakes Chances

16 Jun, 2015

Racing Victoria Chief Handicapper Greg Carpenter fancies the 2015 King’s Stand Stakes chances of Shamal Wind and he revealed that he would be disappointed if the talented mare finished outside the top five in the Group 1 event at Royal Ascot this evening.

Shamal Wind has the chance to record a second win at Group …

Shamal Wind Included In King’s Stand Stakes Field

Shamal Wind Included In King’s Stand Stakes Field

15 Jun, 2015

The 2015 King’s Stand Stakes field has been released and talented mare Shamal Wind will be the sole Australian runner in the Group 1 event at Royal Ascot tomorrow night.

Shamal Wind has the chance to join Choisir, Takeover Target, Miss Andretti and Scenic Blast as Australian-trained winners of the King’s Stand Stakes. Photo by: …

Brazen Beau Set For Diamond Jubilee Stakes

Brazen Beau Set For Diamond Jubilee Stakes

9 Jun, 2015

Trainer Chris Waller has revealed that he is leaning towards running Brazen Beau in the 2015 Diamond Jubilee Stakes during the Royal Ascot meeting next Saturday night (AEST).

Brazen Beau is on track to contest the 2015 Diamond Jubilee Stakes at Royal Ascot next weekend. Photo by: Adrienne Bicknell

Waller has been tossing up whether …

Shamal Wind Continues Royal Ascot Build-up In Barrier Trial

Shamal Wind Continues Royal Ascot Build-up In Barrier Trial

11 May, 2015

Talented sprinter Shamal Wind impressed trainer Robert Smerdon with her performance in a barrier trial at Cranbourne this morning as she continues to build towards a trip to the England for the 2015 King’s Stand Stakes at Royal Ascot in June.

Shamal Wind stormed home late to record an impressive victory in the 2015 Oakleigh …

Shamal Wind On Track For King’s Stand Stakes Trip

Shamal Wind On Track For King’s Stand Stakes Trip

17 Apr, 2015

Shamal Wind will make the trip to England for the 2015 King’s Stand Stakes during the Royal Ascot meeting and trainer Robert Smerdon is happy with the progress that the mare is making ahead of what will be the final race start of her career.

Shamal Wind will represent Australia in the 2015 King’s Stand …

Lynam Hoping Sole Power Can Go One Better In Hong Kong Sprint

Lynam Hoping Sole Power Can Go One Better In Hong Kong Sprint

12 Dec, 2014

Trainer Edward Lynam is hopeful that Sole Power can go one better in the 2014 Hong Kong Sprint after he finished second behind talented Japanese sprinter Lord Kanaloa in the Group 1 event at Sha Tin last year.

Sole Power finished second behind Lord Kanaloa (pictured) in the 2013 edition of the Hong Kong Sprint. …

Zoustar To Leave For England On Sunday

Zoustar To Leave For England On Sunday

29 Apr, 2014

Talented sprinter Zoustar is set to leave Australia for England on Sunday to begin preparations for the 2014 Diamond Jubilee Stakes (1207m) that will be held during the Royal Ascot meeting on June 22.

Zoustar is set to contest both the Diamond Jubilee Stakes and July Cup in England later this year. Photo by: Steve …

Shamexpress To Remain In UK Until Spring

Shamexpress To Remain In UK Until Spring

30 Jul, 2013

Australian sprinter Shamexpress will being preparations for his 2013 Spring Racing Carnival campaign in the United Kingdom.

Shamexpress will return to work in the United Kingdom before coming back to Australia for the Spring Racing Carnival. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Trainer Danny O’Brien has made the unusual decision to keep the 2013 Newmarket …

Shamexpress To Return To Australia

Shamexpress To Return To Australia

15 Jul, 2013

Shamexpress will return to Australia after finishing seventh in the Group 1 July Cup (1207m) at Newmarket in England on Saturday night.

Shamexpress will return to Australia for the Spring Racing Carnival after two runs in Europe. Photo by: Sarah Ebbett

Just like his ninth place finish in the King’s Stand Stakes (1006m) Shamexpress faded …

Barzelona Impressed With Shamexpress in lead-up to July Cup

Barzelona Impressed With Shamexpress in lead-up to July Cup

10 Jul, 2013

Internationally acclaimed jockey Mikael Barzelona had his first ride on Shamexpress yesterday and was delighted with the condition of the Australian sprinter as he prepares for the July Cup (1207m) at Newmarket this Saturday.

Danny O'Brien is hopeful Shamexpress can repeat his Newmarket Handicap heroics in the July Cup. Photo by: Sarah Ebbett

Barzelona was …