News About: Luke Dittman

Smart Volatility scores nose win in Ramornie Handicap

Smart Volatility scores nose win in Ramornie Handicap

13 Jul, 2016

Former Hong Kong galloper Smart Volatility scored his first win on Australian soil with a nose victory in the Listed $160,000 Crowe Horwath Ramornie Handicap (1200m) at Grafton today.

Trainer John Sargent, above, prepared Smart Volatility to win the Ramornie Handicap at Grafton. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Smart Volatility ($21) was having his second run …

A good track to suit Ramornie Handicap favourite Mogador

A good track to suit Ramornie Handicap favourite Mogador

13 Jul, 2016

A good 4 rated track will suit easing favourite Mogador in the Listed $160,000 Crowe Horwath Ramornie Handicap (1200m) at Grafton today.

Mogador, above royal blue colours, will appreciate the dry track for the Ramornie Handicap at Grafton. Photo by Photo by Daniel Costello.

Mogador stills holds the top spot in the Ramornie Handicap market …

A capacitiy field of 16 for Ramornie Handicap

A capacitiy field of 16 for Ramornie Handicap

11 Jul, 2016

A capacity field of sixteen will line up in the Listed $160,000 Crowe Horwath Ramornie Handicap (1200m) at Grafton on Wednesday.

Big Money, above, will carry the top weight in The Ramornie Handicap at Grafton. Photo by Daniel Costello.

When acceptances for the Clarence River Jockey Club’s feature Carnival sprint where taken this morning, a …

Ramornie Handicap an option for Into The Red

Ramornie Handicap an option for Into The Red

27 Jun, 2016

The Listed $160,000 Ramornie Handicap (1200m) at Grafton on July 13 is an option for Healy Stakes winner Into The Red.

Into The Red, above, could be heading to the Ramornie Handicap at Grafton. Photo by Daniel Costello.

The Kelso Wood trained Into The Red made it two wins from his last three starts when …

Luke Dittman looks into the future after Into The Red wins Healy Stakes

Luke Dittman looks into the future after Into The Red wins Healy Stakes

27 Jun, 2016

Into the Red’s win in Group 3 $175,000 W.J. Healy Stakes (1200m) at Eagle Farm last Saturday could not have been a better catalyst for promising young jockey Luke Dittman who will begin life as a senior rider in the new racing season which begins in August.

Apprentice Luke Dittman, above, will join the senior …

Into The Red is the WJ Healy Stakes Winner

Into The Red is the WJ Healy Stakes Winner

25 Jun, 2016

Into The Red has delivered local trainer Kelso Wood a black type win at Eagle Farm this afternoon; bobbing his head at the right time to take out the Group 3 WJ Healy Stakes (1200m) from in-form sprinter Saluter.

Into The Red (outside) bobbed his head at the right time to beat Saluter (inside) in …

Worthy Cause needs a change of luck in Ipswich Cup

Worthy Cause needs a change of luck in Ipswich Cup

16 Jun, 2016

Sunshine Coast trainer John Zielke is hoping a change of jockey will bring a change of luck for Worthy Cause when he contests the Listed $175,000 Channel 7 Ipswich Cup (2150m) at Ipswich on Saturday.

Worthy Cause, above, will be ridden by Bobby El-Issa in the Ipswich Cup at Ipswich. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Senior …

Royal Tithe Upstages Impending In Ken Russell Memorial Classic

Royal Tithe Upstages Impending In Ken Russell Memorial Classic

7 May, 2016

A fast-finishing Royal Tithe upstaged short-priced favourite Impending to record an upset victory in the 2016 Ken Russell Memorial Classic at the Gold Coast this afternoon.

Royal Tithe went into the Ken Russell Memorial Classic on the back of a strong victory in the Mary Valley Farm Handicap (1350m) at Doomben on March 5, but …

Magic Millions Trophy 2016: Worthy Cause At His Pet Trip

Magic Millions Trophy 2016: Worthy Cause At His Pet Trip

8 Jan, 2016

Worthy Cause will return to 1800 metres in the 2016 Magic Millions Trophy at the Gold Coast on Saturday and trainer John Zielke is very bullish about the entire’s chances at his pet distance.

Worthy Cause is the last horse to beat Emirates Stakes winner Turn Me Loose. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Worthy Cause …

Kelinni’s Melbourne Cup Campaign Back On Track After Barrier Trial Win

Kelinni’s Melbourne Cup Campaign Back On Track After Barrier Trial Win

27 Sep, 2013

The 2013 Spring Racing Carnival campaign for Melbourne Cup contender Kelinni is back on track after he won a barrier trial over 1200 meters at Warwick Farm this morning.

Kelinni will return to the races in the Craven Plate at Royal Randwick next Saturday. Photo by: Steve Hart

Kelinni suffered a colic attack last Wednesday …