News About: Marco Botti

Garud Well-Placed In Eclipse Stakes

Garud Well-Placed In Eclipse Stakes

10 Nov, 2015

Garud is set to contest the 2015 Eclipse Stakes at Sandown on Saturday and trainer Mike Moroney believes that the veteran gelding is well-placed in the Group 3 event.

Garud (gold cap) has the chance to return to winning form in the 2015 Eclipse Stakes. Photo by: Adrienne Bicknell

Garud has not recorded a race …

Dandino Training Well Ahead of Caulfield Cup Campaign

Dandino Training Well Ahead of Caulfield Cup Campaign

1 Jul, 2015

Unlucky to be ruled out of his major 2014 Spring Carnival targets with a minor, poorly-timed ailment, Australian Thoroughbred Bloodstock’s Darren Dance has revealed talented globetrotter Dandino is ticking along nicely in the lead-up to a racing campaign geared towards the 2015 Caulfield Cup (2400m).

Dandino is training well ahead of his Spring Carnival return. …

Renew to be Set for Adelaide Cup

Renew to be Set for Adelaide Cup

19 Jan, 2015

Quickly building to the task over four starts during his maiden Australian campaign in spring, trainer Archie Alexander has revealed classy British import Renew will target the Group 2 Adelaide Cup (3200m) on March 9th upon returning to competition this season.

Renew will be set for the Group 2 Adelaide Cup upon his 2015 …

Renew In Great Condition Ahead Of Sandown Cup

Renew In Great Condition Ahead Of Sandown Cup

13 Nov, 2014

Renew will step-up to 3200 metres in the 2014 Sandown Cup this weekend and trainer Archie Alexander is thrilled with the condition of the imported stayer heading into the Listed event.

Renew has been well-backed to win the 2014 Sandown Cup this weekend. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Renew made his Australian racing debut …

Melbourne Cup Betting Continues to Elude Seismos

Melbourne Cup Betting Continues to Elude Seismos

4 Nov, 2014

A proven performer at the distance on tracks of all integrities this year, Seismos continues to be avoided by punters in Melbourne Cup betting markets for success at Flemington this afternoon; blowing out from opening odds of $31 to currently rest at a quote of $81.

Seismos will be partnered by jockey Craig Newitt in …

Distance Success a Key Melbourne Cup Form Indicator for Seismos

Distance Success a Key Melbourne Cup Form Indicator for Seismos

3 Nov, 2014

Securing commendable results on tracks of all integrities in all corners of the globe over his 25 start career so far, trainer Marco Botti is thrilled with the 2014 Melbourne Cup form of Seismos ahead of Tuesday’s Race That Stops a Nation.

Trainer Marco Botti is confident Seismos is a leading chance for success in …

Melbourne Cup 2014: Seismos Primed for Success

Melbourne Cup 2014: Seismos Primed for Success

2 Nov, 2014

Unable to match the late pace when a disappointing fifteenth in the Group 1 Caulfield Cup (2400m) first-up on October 18th, owners Australian Thoroughbred Bloodstock are confident Seismos’s experience and proven ability over the distance will play to his advantage in the 2014 Melbourne Cup.

Seismos will leave from barrier 1 in the …

Improved Cox Plate form is expected from Guest Of Honour

Improved Cox Plate form is expected from Guest Of Honour

24 Oct, 2014

The Marco Botti stable expects the widely travelled Guest Of Honour to show improved Cox Plate form when he lines up in the Australasian Weight-For-Age Championship at Moonee Valley on Saturday.

English galloper Guest Of Honour is the outsider for the Cox Plate field. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Guest Of Honour is rated …

Newitt Hopeful Seismos Can Be Caulfield Cup Winner

Newitt Hopeful Seismos Can Be Caulfield Cup Winner

18 Oct, 2014

The 2014 Caulfield Cup winner will be decided this afternoon and jockey Craig Newitt believes that Seismos is worthy of being considered one of the leading chances for the Group 1 event.

Craig Newitt is hoping to win his first Caulfield Cup when he rides Seismos in the Group 1 event this afternoon. Photo by: …

Dandino To Take Place In Caulfield Cup Field

Dandino To Take Place In Caulfield Cup Field

14 Oct, 2014

Dandino will take his place in the 2014 Caulfield Cup field and managing co-owner Darren Dance is hoping that the talented entire can go one better than he did when second behind Fawkner in the Group 1 event last year.

Dandino will carry 57 kilograms in the 2014 Caulfield Cup at the home of the …