News About: Mark Riley

Thousand Guineas now the target for Inner City Girl

Thousand Guineas now the target for Inner City Girl

18 Aug, 2015

Mornington trainer Mark Riley has high ambitions for Inner City Girl and will set the Echuca maiden winner on a path heading to the Group 1 $500,000 Schweppes Thousand Guineas (1600m) at Caulfield on October 10.

Pasadena Girl is the early favourite for the Thousand Guineas at Caulfield. Photo by Steve Hart.

Inner City Girl …

Vain Stakes Kick-Off Likely For Of The Brave

Vain Stakes Kick-Off Likely For Of The Brave

20 Jul, 2015

Trainer Mark Riley has revealed that talented colt Of The Brave is likely to kick-off his 2015 Spring Racing Carnival campaign in the Group 3 Vain Stakes (1100m) at Caulfield on August 15.

Of The Brave will be given the chance to record a maiden Group 1 victory in the Coolmore Stud Stakes during the …

Riley free to saddle Of The Brave in Blue Diamond Stakes

Riley free to saddle Of The Brave in Blue Diamond Stakes

25 Feb, 2015

Trainer Mark Riley will be free to saddle Of The Brave in the Group 1 $1m Blue Diamond Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield after he was granted a stay of proceeding by the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal.

Mark Riley will saddle up Of The Brave in the Blue Diamond Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Adrienne …

Stewards to decide Of The Brave’s Blue Diamond Stakes fate

Stewards to decide Of The Brave’s Blue Diamond Stakes fate

24 Feb, 2015

Racing Victoria Stewards will have the last say whether Of The Brave will take his place in the Group 1 $1m Blue Diamond Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Of The Brave has drawn barrier nine in the Blue Diamond Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.

Of The Brave’s trainer Mark Riley was yesterday …

2015 Blue Diamond Stakes Field Released

2015 Blue Diamond Stakes Field Released

24 Feb, 2015

The 2015 Blue Diamond Stakes field has been released and 15 talented juveniles are set to contest the Group 1 event at Caulfield on Saturday.

Fontiton is set to start the 2015 Blue Diamond Stakes as a clear favourite. Photo by: Adrienne Bicknell

Fontiton has been the standout two-year-old in Melbourne since she made her …

Of The Brave Holds Off Pride Of Dubai In Blue Diamond Prelude

Of The Brave Holds Off Pride Of Dubai In Blue Diamond Prelude

14 Feb, 2015

Of The Brave held-off a fast-finishing Pride Of Dubai to score a narrow win in the 2015 Blue Diamond Prelude at Caulfield this afternoon.

Of The Brave remains in Blue Diamond Stakes contention after he took out the 2015 Blue Diamond Prelude at Caulfield this afternoon. Photo by: Adrienne Bicknell

Of The Brave made his …

Of The Brave in demand for C&G Blue Diamond Prelude

Of The Brave in demand for C&G Blue Diamond Prelude

13 Feb, 2015

Colts and Geldings Blue Diamond Prelude favourite Of The Brave continues to firm in the betting and has maintained his spot at the top of the market order for the Group 2 two year old race at Caulfield on Saturday.

Of The Brave has been well supported to win the Blue Diamond Prelude for the …

198 Juveniles Nominated for Sires Produce Stakes

198 Juveniles Nominated for Sires Produce Stakes

9 Feb, 2015

Eight Group One races make up this year’s edition of The Championships, spread across two meetings at Royal Randwick Racecourse in April. Nominations for all eight races closed on Monday afternoon, which included the Group 1 Sires Produce Stakes (1400m) on Day 1.

Of The Brave is one of 198 two-year-olds nominated for the Sires …

Of The Brave Looking Towards Golden Slipper

Of The Brave Looking Towards Golden Slipper

29 Jan, 2015

Mark Riley has already begun mapping out a route towards the $3.5 million Group 1 Golden Slipper (1200m) with Of The Brave following an impressive barrier trial from the colt on Thursday morning.

Of The Brave is set for a Golden Slipper preparation following a barrier trial victory at Cranbourne. Photo by Race Horse Photos …

Of The Brave to be set for Blue Diamond Stakes

Of The Brave to be set for Blue Diamond Stakes

24 Nov, 2014

Impressive Debutant Stakes winner Of The Brave has recovered from a paddock accident and will be set for the Group 1 $1m Sportingbet Blue Diamond Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield on February 28.

Of The Brave will be set for the Blue Diamond Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Of The Brave scored …