News About: Linda Meech

Step up in distance will suit Magnapal in Ballarat Cup

Step up in distance will suit Magnapal in Ballarat Cup

15 Nov, 2016

Co-trainer Terry O’Sullivan is banking on the step up in distance to 2200m to help the chances of Magnapal in the Listed $300,000 Ballarat Cup at Ballarat on Saturday.

Magnapal, above in light blue colours, will step up in distance in the Ballarat Cup at Ballarat. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Magnapal’s Spring form isn’t …

Plucky Belle Secures Maiden Group 1 in Coolmore Classic

Plucky Belle Secures Maiden Group 1 in Coolmore Classic

14 Mar, 2015

Hard working jockey Linda Meech has broken through for a maiden Group 1 victory at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon; partnering talented mare Plucky Belle to an impressive win in the Coolmore Classic (1500m).

Plucky Belle poked clear late to win the 2015 Coolmore Classic. Photo: Steve Hart

Jumping from the gates only fairly, Meech settled …

Orr Stakes Rather Than Carlyon For Star Rolling

Orr Stakes Rather Than Carlyon For Star Rolling

10 Feb, 2015

Co-trainer Peter Morgan has confirmed that Star Rolling will return to racing in the 2015 Orr Stakes at Caulfield this weekend rather than the Group 3 Carlyon Cup (1600m) at the same venue.

Star Rolling will start his 2015 Melbourne Festival Of Racing campaign in the Orr Stakes at Caulfield this weekend. Photo by: Race …

Leveraction Capable of Staying Success at Flemington

Leveraction Capable of Staying Success at Flemington

19 Dec, 2014

Having returned to racing in particularly competitive and consistent form this season, trainer Daryl Archard is confident classy gelding Leveraction is capable of a successful transition to 2000m for the first time competitively in Saturday’s Comic Court Handicap at Flemington.

Leveraction (inside) will step up to 2000m for the first time in Saturday’s Comic Court …

Epsom Handicap Barrier Draw Ideal For Star Rolling

Epsom Handicap Barrier Draw Ideal For Star Rolling

2 Oct, 2014

Star Rolling was one of the big winners from the 2014 Epsom Handicap barrier draw that was held at Star Casino yesterday and co-trainer Peter Morgan is confident that the talented gelding will get a great run when he jumps from barrier three in the Group 1 event at Royal Randwick on Saturday.

Star Rolling …

Eloping Too Strong In Champagne Stakes

Eloping Too Strong In Champagne Stakes

26 Sep, 2014

Speedy filly Eloping led from start to finish to record a tough win from Tahni Dancer and Tawteen in the 2014 Champagne Stakes at Moonee Valley this afternoon.

Eloping was too strong in the Group 3 Champagne Stakes leading from start to finish. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia

Eloping was forced to work for …

Moonovermanhatten shines in the National Stakes

Moonovermanhatten shines in the National Stakes

10 May, 2014

First starter Moonovermanhatten leads all of the way to cause an upset win in the Group 3 $115,000 Darley National Stakes (1200m) at Morphettville today.

Moonovermanhattan leads all the way to win the Group 3 Darley National Stakes in their first race. Photo by Jenny Barnes

Winning jockey Damien Oliver took advantage of Moonovermanhatten’s early …

Kneeling Holds Off Blackie To Win Wangoom Handicap

Kneeling Holds Off Blackie To Win Wangoom Handicap

30 Apr, 2014

Consistent mare Kneeling held-off a fast-finishing Blackie to record a narrow victory in the 2014 Wangoom Handicap at Warrnambool this afternoon.

Kneeling (blue and white silks) wins the Wangoom Handicap at Warrnambool ahead of Magnus Reign in third. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia

Kneeling had not recorded a race win since she took out …

Richie’s Vibe Upsets Moment Of Change To Win Australia Stakes

Richie’s Vibe Upsets Moment Of Change To Win Australia Stakes

24 Jan, 2014

Talented sprinter Richie’s Vibe swooped from the back of the field to upset well-backed favourite Moment Of Change in the Group 2 Australia Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley tonight.

Richie's Vibe (inside) upsets Moment Of Change to win the Group 2 Australia Stakes. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia

Moment Of Change only jumped fairly …

Sydney Targets Undecided For Moment Of Change

Sydney Targets Undecided For Moment Of Change

23 Jan, 2014

Moment Of Change will resume over 1200 metres in the Group 2 Australia Stakes at Moonee Valley on Friday, but owner Rob Slade has revealed that the talented sprinter could step-up to 1600 metres in the Group 1 Doncaster Mile (1600m) later in his autumn campaign.

Moment Of Change could be set for races like …