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Ten-Time Group 1 Winner King Mufhasa Retired

Ten-Time Group 1 Winner King Mufhasa Retired

19 Dec, 2013

New Zealand superstar Mufhasa, who raced as King Mufhasa in Australia, has been retired after pulling up lame following a trackwork gallop on Tuesday.

King Mufhasa finishes his racing career with an amazing ten wins at Group 1 level including two victories in Australia. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

King Mufhasa was nearing a …

Luckygray Gets His Chance In The Toorak Handicap

Luckygray Gets His Chance In The Toorak Handicap

10 Oct, 2013

Trainer Robert Smerdon believes that Luckygray has his best chance to record a maiden race win in Melbourne in the Group 1 Toorak Handicap (1600m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Luckygray is chasing his third Group 1 victory in the Toorak Handicap at Caulfield on Saturday. Photo by: Sarah Ebbett

Luckygray has recorded two wins from …

Heathcote Chasing More Interstate Success In Toorak Handicap

Heathcote Chasing More Interstate Success In Toorak Handicap

8 Oct, 2013

Leading Queensland trainer Robert Heathcote is chasing his second winner in Victoria in as many weeks when Solzhenitsyn defends his title in the Group 1 Toorak Handicap (1600m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Solzhenitsyn will become the firsr horse to win back-to-back Toorak Handicaps since Umrum in 2000 if he is successful on Saturday. Photo by: …

Yosei’s Racing Career At A Crossroads In Toorak Handicap

Yosei’s Racing Career At A Crossroads In Toorak Handicap

2 Oct, 2013

The future of veteran mare Yosei will be decided after she runs in the Group 1 Toorak Handicap (1600m) at Caulfield on October 12.

Yosei will competed at Group 1 level for the 27th time in the Toorak Handicap at Caulfield next Saturday. Photo by: Taron Clarke

Yosei has competed at the highest level of …

George Main Stakes Likely For King Mufhasa

George Main Stakes Likely For King Mufhasa

10 Sep, 2013

Veteran gelding King Mufhasa is expected to make his return to racing in the Group 1 George Main Stakes (1600m) at Royal Randwick on September 21 as the wet weather in New Zealand continues to thwart his comeback in his home country.

King Mufhasa will begin his 2013 Spring Racing Carnival campaign in either the …

King Mufhasa’s Spring plans up in the air

King Mufhasa’s Spring plans up in the air

30 Aug, 2013

Ten time Group 1 winner King Mufhasa’s Spring plans are up in the air after trainer Bruce Wallace scratched the nine year old from Saturday’s Group 1 NZ$200,000 Makfi Challenge Stakes (1400m) at Hawke’s Bay in Hastings, New Zealand, because of the heavy track.

King Mufhasa taking out the 2012 Futurity Stakes at Caulfield. Photo …

Moody Expecting First-Up Success For Strawberry Boy

Moody Expecting First-Up Success For Strawberry Boy

30 Aug, 2013

Trainer Peter Moody is expecting progressive galloper Strawberry Boy to be victorious when he resumes in the BMW Handicap (1400m) at Caulfield tomorrow.

Trainer Peter Moody has set the Toorak Handicap as the major 2013 Spring Racing Carnival target for Strawberry Boy. Photo by: Steve Hart

Strawberry Boy was originally nominated to make his Group …

Waller to decide between Doncaster Mile and Hong Kong

Waller to decide between Doncaster Mile and Hong Kong

19 Apr, 2013

Leading Sydney trainer Chris Waller will wait until tomorrow morning to decide if his Group 1 winner Shoot Out takes his place in the  Group 1 $2m BMW Doncaster Mile (1600m) at Randwick or is keep for Hong Kong in two weeks.

Shoot Out winning the Chipping Norton Stakes at Warwick Farm. Photo by Steve …

Shoot Out and King Mufhasa Accept for Hong Kong

Shoot Out and King Mufhasa Accept for Hong Kong

18 Apr, 2013

Chris Waller’s multiple Group 1 winner Shoot Out and New Zealand veteran King Mufhasa are the only Australasian acceptors for the Group 1 Champions Mile (1600m) at Sha Tin on May 5.

Shoot Out could head to Hong Kong for the Champions Mile. Photo by: Steve Hart.

Neither are confirmed starters but both certainly have …

Pierro to continue magical ride in Doncaster Mile

Pierro to continue magical ride in Doncaster Mile

16 Apr, 2013

Owner Greg Kolivos knows his star colt Pierro will have to break a weight carrying record for three year olds in the Group 1 $2m BMW Doncaster Mile (1600m) at Randwick if he is to continue his magical ride to the top of the Sydney racing scene.

Pierro will start favourite in the Doncaster Mile …