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Mongolian Khan Can Give Baker Another Underwood Stakes Winner

Mongolian Khan Can Give Baker Another Underwood Stakes Winner

23 Sep, 2015

Murray Baker has previously won the Underwood Stakes on two occasions and his co-trainer Andrew Forsman believes that Mongolian Khan is capable of delivering the stable another victory in the Group 1 event this weekend.

Mongolian Khan has the chance to return to winning form in the 2015 Underwood Stakes at Caulfield on Saturday. Photo …

Ragnaar Set For Victoria Derby

Ragnaar Set For Victoria Derby

6 Jul, 2015

New Zealand based trainer Nigel Tiley has revealed that he is keen to target the 2015 Victoria Derby with promising stayer Ragnaar.

Nigel Tiley is hopeful that Ragnaar can replicate the feat of Sangster and take out the Victoria Derby during the 2015 Spring Racing Carnival. Photo by: Taron Clarke

Ragnaar made his first public …

2014 Australian Derby Results: Criterion Records Brave Win

2014 Australian Derby Results: Criterion Records Brave Win

12 Apr, 2014

Punters got the 2014 Australian Derby result that they were after; with Criterion scoring a brave win in the Group 1 event at Royal Randwick this afternoon.

Criterion stamped himself as the best three-year-old stayer in Australia with a tough win in the 2014 Australian Derby. Photo by: Steve Hart

Criterion stamped himself as the …

2013 Victoria Derby Betting Support For Polanski

2013 Victoria Derby Betting Support For Polanski

31 Oct, 2013

The 2013 Victoria Derby betting market changed significantly following the barrier draw yesterday and bargain colt Polanski has been one of the biggest beneficiaries.

Polanski and San Diego have been the two best backed runners in 2013 Victoria Derby betting markets. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Polanski was available at odds of up to …

Atlantic Jewel’s Staying Credentials To Be Put To The Test In The Underwood Stakes

Atlantic Jewel’s Staying Credentials To Be Put To The Test In The Underwood Stakes

20 Sep, 2013

Jockey Michael Rodd believes that the staying credentials of glamour mare Atlantic Jewel will be put to the test in the Group 1 Underwood Stakes (1800m) at Caulfield tomorrow.

Jockey Michael Rodd believes Atlantic Jewel is in excellent condition ahead of the Underwood Stakes at Caulfield tomorrow. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Atlantic Jewel …

It’s A Dundeel Settles in Melbourne Ahead of Memsie Stakes Tilt

It’s A Dundeel Settles in Melbourne Ahead of Memsie Stakes Tilt

23 Aug, 2013

Three-year-old Triple Crown winner It’s A Dundeel is enjoying life in Melbourne ahead of his return to racing in the Group 1 Memsie Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield on August 31.

It's A Dundeel will begin his 2013 Spring Racing Carnival campaign in the Memsie Stakes next Saturday. Photo by: Steve Hart

It’s A Dundeel arrived …

Baker using tried and tested method for It’s A Dundeel

Baker using tried and tested method for It’s A Dundeel

26 Oct, 2012

Kiwi trainer Murray Baker is sticking to a tried and tested method with It’s A Dundeel by using tomorrow’s Group 2 $220,000 Mitchelton Wines Vase (2040m) at Moonee Valley as the three year olds final run before the Victory Derby next week.

Baker won the 2010 Group 1 $1.5m AAMI Victoria Derby (2500m) at Flemington …

It’s A Dundeel to Follow Proven Derby Path

It’s A Dundeel to Follow Proven Derby Path

27 Sep, 2012

Unbeaten New Zealand colt It’s A Dundeel will follow a tried and true path to the Victoria Derby (2500m) when he lines up in the Group 1 Spring Champion Stakes (2000m) at Randwick on October 6.

It's A Dundeel will go to the Spring Champion Stakes on their way to the Victoria Derby. Photo by: …

Sad end for Lion Tamer – Star Kiwi put down after Cox Plate

Sad end for Lion Tamer – Star Kiwi put down after Cox Plate

22 Oct, 2011

2010 Victoria Derby winner Lion Tamer

New Zealand star Lion Tamer was put down after the running of the 2011 Cox Plate.

The Murray Baker 2010 Victoria  Derby and 2011 Underwood Stakes winner broke his near hind leg during the running of the race.

The son of Storming Home and Lioness settled outside leader Helmet …

Glass Half Full – Harmonium in for his Cox Plate fill

Glass Half Full – Harmonium in for his Cox Plate fill

21 Oct, 2011

Glass Harmonium will use pacifiers too keep calm before the start of the Cox Plate

The chances of Glass Harmonium in tomorrow’s 2011 $3m Group 1 W S Cox Plate (2040m) at Moonee Valley may be decided before barrier release.

The consistent grey entire is prone to temperament problems and trainer Mike Moroney believes if …