News About: Les Ross

Mishani Honcho still has Golden Slipper in sight

Mishani Honcho still has Golden Slipper in sight

24 Feb, 2015

Trainer Les Ross will push on to try to gain a start in the Golden Slipper with Mishani Honcho after the gelding pleased the stable with a solid third in the Group 2 $250,000 Blackwoods Uvex Silver Slipper Stakes (1100m) at Rosehill last Saturday.

Mishani Honcho will try to gain a start in the Golden …

Golden Slipper still a possibility for Mishani Honcho

Golden Slipper still a possibility for Mishani Honcho

11 Feb, 2015

A Golden Slipper campaign is still a possibility for Queensland two year old Mishani Honcho even though he was beaten as an odds on favourite at Doomben last Saturday.

Mishani Honcho is still a chance to run in the Golden Slipper at Rosehill. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Mishani Honcho was sent out the $1.60 favourite …

Whiteley to retain ride on Mishani Honcho in Sydney Campaign

Whiteley to retain ride on Mishani Honcho in Sydney Campaign

19 Jan, 2015

Jockey Chris Whiteley is set to retain the ride on smart two year old Mishani Honcho if connections decide to pursue a Sydney Autumn Carnival campaign.

Connections are considering a Sydney Autumn Carnival campaign with Mishani Honcho, above. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Golden Slipper discussion have been instigated after the Les Ross trained Mishani Honcho …

No rest for Mishani Honcho after Racing Minister’s 2yo Classic win

No rest for Mishani Honcho after Racing Minister’s 2yo Classic win

19 Jan, 2015

Trainer Les Ross has no plans to rest Mishani Honcho after the two year old scored a decisive win in the $150,000 Coastline BMW Racing Minister’s 2yo Classic (1200m) at the Sunshine Coast last Saturday.

Mishano Honcho will continue his campaign after winning at the Sunshine Coast following is win at the Gold Coast, above, …

Question Mark Over 2015 Magic Millions Classic Runners

Question Mark Over 2015 Magic Millions Classic Runners

9 Jan, 2015

2015 Magic Millions Classic runners Frequendly and Pepperano will both be inspected by Racing Queensland’s Chief Veterinary Dr Martin Lenz this morning after they were both found with minor issues during a routine inspections yesterday.

Trainer Liam Birchley remains confident that Pepperano will be passed fit to take her place in the 2015 Magic Millions …

Wicked Intent has perfect draw in Phelan Ready Stakes

Wicked Intent has perfect draw in Phelan Ready Stakes

10 Dec, 2014

Wicked Intent gets the chance to cement his favouritism for the Magic Millions 2yo Classic after drawing perfectly in the Listed $100,000 Morgans Seafood Phelan Ready Stakes (1050m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Wicked Intent has drawn perfectly in the Phelan Ready Stakes at Doomben. Photo by Daniel Costello.

The Barry Mitchell trained Wicked Intent came …

Munce has eye on 4th Magic Millions 2yo Classic with Pepperano

Munce has eye on 4th Magic Millions 2yo Classic with Pepperano

24 Nov, 2014

Grand Slam winning jockey Chris Munce has his eyes set on winning a fourth Magic Millions 2yo Classic with last Saturday’s all the way Doomben winner Pepperano.

Grand Slam winning jockey Chris Munce, above, will be eyeing off his fourth Magic Millions 2yo Classic win at the Gold Coast with Pepperano. Photo by Daniel Costello.…

Frequendly starts Magic Millions countdown

Frequendly starts Magic Millions countdown

21 Nov, 2014

Unbeaten filly Frequendly starts her countdown to the $2m BMW Magic Millions 2yo Classic (1200m) at the Gold Coast in January at Doomben on Saturday.

Frequendly starts her Magic Millions countdown at Doomben on Saturday. Photo by Daniel Costello.

The Les Ross trained Frequendly was given a break after scoring an eight and three quarter …

Byrne to appeal suspension to keep premiership hopes alive

Byrne to appeal suspension to keep premiership hopes alive

17 Jul, 2014

Top Brisbane jockey Jim Byrne will appeal a careless riding suspension incurred at Eagle Farm yesterday in a bid to keep his slim premiership hopes alive.

Jim Byrne will appeal a seven meeting careless riding suspension. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Byrne was quietly confident that he could fight out the Brisbane jockey’s title heading into …