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Shamexpress Primed For King Stand Stakes Onslaught

Shamexpress Primed For King Stand Stakes Onslaught

14 Jun, 2013

Shamexpress is on track to represent Australia in the Group 1 King Stand Stakes at Royal Ascot this Tuesday.

The O’Reilly colt will be having his first start since winning the Group 1 Newmarket Handicap at Flemington in March.

Shamexpress (outside) will run in Tuesday's King Stand Stakes at Royal Ascot. Picture by Sarah Ebbett.…

Wet Track Hinders Ortensia’s Nunthorpe Stakes Chances

Wet Track Hinders Ortensia’s Nunthorpe Stakes Chances

24 Aug, 2012

Ortensia will have to contend with a wet track at York Racecourse when she takes part in the Nunthorpe Stakes in England this weekend.

Due to run in the early hours of tomorrow morning Australian time, the Nunthorpe Stakes will be Ortensia’s opportunity to win her first English Group 1 title.

The Testa Rossa mare …

Ortensia Chases King Stand Stakes Victory

Ortensia Chases King Stand Stakes Victory

14 Jun, 2012

Australian mare Ortensia is ready to continue her overseas campaign at Royal Ascot when she lines up for the Grade 1 King Stand Stakes.

Ortensia is chasing victory in the Kings Stand Stakes - photo © Taron Clarke

The six-year-old mare will be looking to add another overseas win to her collection after winning the …

Foxwedge Upsets Hay List To Win William Reid Stakes

Foxwedge Upsets Hay List To Win William Reid Stakes

23 Mar, 2012

While many had thought the William Reid Stakes would be a one horse race, Foxwedge proved them wrong with a surprise win over Hay List at Moonee Valley tonight.

The three-year-old colt proved too good for Hay List in the final stages of the race, running the six-year-old star down over the last furlong.

The …