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Lucky Raquie Set To Resume In The Light Finger Stakes

Lucky Raquie Set To Resume In The Light Finger Stakes

29 Jan, 2015

Lucky Raquie was restricted to just one race start during the spring due to a virus, but trainer Gerald Ryan is happy with the condition of the talented filly ahead of her likely return to racing in the 2015 Light Finger Stakes.

Trainer Gerald Ryan is happy with the progress of Peggy Jean ahead of …

First Seal To Resume In Light Fingers Stakes

First Seal To Resume In Light Fingers Stakes

8 Jan, 2015

Trainer John Thompson has revealed that Group 1 winning filly First Seal will resume in the 2015 Light Fingers Stakes at Royal Randwick on February 14.

First Seal recorded a most impressive victory in the 2014 edition of the Flight Stakes. Photo by: Steve Hart

First Seal was sent to the spelling paddock after she …

Thump Ready To Perform First-Up In Missile Stakes

Thump Ready To Perform First-Up In Missile Stakes

5 Aug, 2014

Talented mare Thump will return to the races in the Group 2 Missile Stakes (1200m) at Royal Randwick on Saturday and trainer Kris Lees is confident that she is ready to fire first-up.

Thump could be set for the Golden Pendant during the 2014 Spring Racing Carnival.

Thump started her 2014 Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival …

Earthquake Back In Work Ahead Of Flight Stakes Campaign

Earthquake Back In Work Ahead Of Flight Stakes Campaign

28 May, 2014

Darley Media Manager Jason Walsh has revealed that Blue Diamond Stakes winner Earthquake has returned to racing and will be set for both the Group 1 Flight Stakes (1600m) and Group 1 Thousand Guineas (1600m) during the 2014 Spring Racing Carnival.

Earthquake has returned to work to begin preparations for the 2014 Spring Racing Carnival. …

Guelph Can Return To Best Form In Phar Lap Stakes

Guelph Can Return To Best Form In Phar Lap Stakes

21 Mar, 2014

Trainer Peter Snowden is confident that classy filly Guelph can return to her best form when she contests the 2014 Phar Lap Stakes at Rosehill Gardens this weekend.

Guelph is chasing her first race win since she finished her spring campaign with a victory in the Thousand Guineas. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Guelph …

Real Surreal To Make Group 1 Debut In Coolmore Classic

Real Surreal To Make Group 1 Debut In Coolmore Classic

20 Mar, 2014

Co-trainer Michael Hawkes believes that Real Surreal is in excellent condition ahead of her Group 1 debut in the 2014 Coolmore Classic and is confident that the talented mare will be a factor in the finish of the $600,000 event at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday.

Michael Hawkes is delighted with the condition of Real Surreal …

White Sage To Be Ridden Forward In Coolmore Classic

White Sage To Be Ridden Forward In Coolmore Classic

19 Mar, 2014

Trainer John O’Shea has revealed that he will be instructing jockey James McDonald to ride White Sage in a forward position in the 2014 Coolmore Classic at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday.

John O'Shea is hoping that White Sage can return to winning form when she makes her Group 1 debut in the Coolmore Classic at …

Thump To Contest William Reid Stakes

Thump To Contest William Reid Stakes

18 Mar, 2014

Trainer Kris Lees has revealed that talented filly Thump will be given the opportunity to score her maiden win at Group 1 level when she contests the 2014 William Reid Stakes at Moonee Valley on Friday night.

Thump stamped herself as a Group 1 contender with a strong win in the Surround Stakes at Warwick …

No Coolmore Classic For Guelph

No Coolmore Classic For Guelph

10 Mar, 2014

Trainer Peter Snowden has revealed that Guelph will have her next race start in the Group 2 Phar Lap Stakes (1500m) at Rosehill Gardens on March 22, rather than the Group 1 Coolmore Classic (1500m).

Guelph was the star filly of the 2013 Spring Racing Carnival, but has failed to fire in two race starts …

Waterhouse Delighted With Sweet Idea Ahead Of Surround Stakes

Waterhouse Delighted With Sweet Idea Ahead Of Surround Stakes

6 Mar, 2014

Leading trainer Gai Waterhouse has named Sweet Idea as the best three-year-old filly in Australia and is confident that she can record her fourth straight victory when she contests the Surround Stakes (1400m) at Warwick Farm on Saturday.

Sweet Idea is one of several winning chances that Gai Waterhouse has at Warwick Farm this weekend. …