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Legendary Stallion Zabeel Passes Away

Legendary Stallion Zabeel Passes Away

26 Sep, 2015

Legendary stallion Zabeel passed away at Cambridge Stud in New Zealand overnight at 29 years of age.

Preferment delivered Zabeel his 144th Group 1 victory as a stallion in the 2014 Victoria Derby. Photo by: Sarah Ebbett

Zabeel was a very talented horse on the racetrack and he won the 1990 edition of the Group …

Legendary Sire Zabeel Retired

Legendary Sire Zabeel Retired

17 Dec, 2013

Dominant stallion Zabeel has been retired from stud duties after an amazing 22 year career in which he sired some of the greatest stayers in New Zealand and Australia.

Gondokoro was the last son of Zabeel to win a Group 1 race in Australia, taking out the Queensland Oaks earlier this year. Photo by: Daniel …

Cox Plate Form Ideal For Super Cool

Cox Plate Form Ideal For Super Cool

25 Oct, 2013

The Cox Plate form of Super Cool may not look that impressive on paper but, based on the recent history of the race, the four-year-old has every possible chance to give trainer Mark Kavanagh his second victory in the Australasian Weight-For-Age Championship.

Super Cool will get trainer Mark Kavanagh smiling again if he is successful …

Atlantic Jewel A Chance To Contest The Underwood Stakes

Atlantic Jewel A Chance To Contest The Underwood Stakes

13 Sep, 2013

Trainer Mark Kavanagh has revealed that he is considering running glamour mare Atlantic Jewel in the Group 1 Underwood Stakes (1800m) at Caulfield on September 21.

Atlantic Jewel is a chance to back-up in the Underwood Stakes next weekend after competing in the Stocks Stakes at Moonee Valley on Saturday. Photo by: Race Horse Photos …

Atlantic Jewel Impresses Rodd in Jump-Out

Atlantic Jewel Impresses Rodd in Jump-Out

16 Aug, 2013

Jockey Michael Rodd was delighted with the performance of Atlantic Jewel in a jump-out at Flemington this morning, as the wonder mare continues to work towards a return to the races after a lengthy lay-off due to injury.

Jockey Michael Rodd was delighted with the performance of Atlantic Jewel in a jump-out at Flemington this …

Kavanagh sets his sights on Cox Plate for Super Cool

Kavanagh sets his sights on Cox Plate for Super Cool

23 Feb, 2013

Trainer Mark Kavanagh has his sights set on another Cox Plate success with Super Cool after the three year old took out the Group 2 $220,000 BMW Caulfield Autumn Classic (1800m) at Caulfield today.

Super Cool will look to the Cox Plate after winning the Caulfield Autumn Classic. Photo by: Bruno Cannatelli

Kavanagh took out …

Mark Kavanagh Attempts To Break Australian Cup Curse

Mark Kavanagh Attempts To Break Australian Cup Curse

9 Mar, 2011

Trainer Mark Kavanagh will attempt turn around his Australian Cup misfortune when current favourite Shocking contests the race at Flemington this Saturday March 12, 2011.

The successful trainer has been forced to scratch four Australian Cup favourites in just three years.

Favourite Maldivian was scratched due to injury in both 2008 and 2009, while Shocking …