News About: Mark Zahra

2017 Arrowfield Sprint Results: Derryn Wins

2017 Arrowfield Sprint Results: Derryn Wins

8 Apr, 2017

Derryn finished over the top of Global Glamour to record an impressive victory in the 2017 Arrowfield Sprint at Royal Randwick this afternoon.

Derryn produced the best performance of her career to win the 2017 Arrowfield Sprint. Photo by: Steve Hart

Global Glamour and Into Orbit did battle for the lead in the early stages …

Thousand Guineas The Long-Term Goal For Percy Sykes Stakes Winner Shoals

Thousand Guineas The Long-Term Goal For Percy Sykes Stakes Winner Shoals

8 Apr, 2017

Co-trainer Lee Freedman revealed that the 2017 Thousand Guineas could be the long-term goal for Shoals following her impressive victory in the 2017 Percy Sykes Stakes at Royal Randwick this afternoon.

Shoals and Formality fought out the finish in the 2017 Percy Sykes Stakes. Photo by: Steve Hart

There was plenty of action in the …

Almanzora to live up to hype in Percy Sykes Stakes

Almanzora to live up to hype in Percy Sykes Stakes

6 Apr, 2017

Well bred Lonhro filly Almanzora gets her chance to live up to the hype surrounding her when she steps out in the Group 2 $600,000 IG Share Trading Percy Sykes Stakes (1200m) at Randwick on day two of ‘The Championships’ on Saturday.

Jockey Corey Brown, above, winning on Spectroscope, will wear the royal blue colours …

Zahra to Ride Harlow Gold in Australian Oaks

Zahra to Ride Harlow Gold in Australian Oaks

3 Apr, 2017

Mark Zahra has been confirmed to take the ride on Harlow Gold, when the talented filly takes her position in Saturday’s 2017 Australian Oaks field at Royal Randwick.

Mark Zahra will ride Harlow Gold on Saturday’s Group 1 Australian Oaks at Randwick. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia

Harlow Gold has been partnered by Regan Bayliss …

Australian Cup for Mornington Cup Prelude winner Boom Time

Australian Cup for Mornington Cup Prelude winner Boom Time

25 Feb, 2017

Market drifter Boom Time will head towards the Australian Cup after scoring a tough win in the Listed $120,000 Ladbrokes Mornington Cup Prelude (2000m) at Caulfield today.

Boom Time, above, proves too strong to win the Ladbrokes Mornington Cup Prelude at Caulfield. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Boom Time drifted from $6.50 to start at …

Gear change for Tom Melbourne in TS Carlyon Cup

Gear change for Tom Melbourne in TS Carlyon Cup

10 Feb, 2017

Co-trainer Lee Freedman is hoping a gear change will end a frustrating run of minor placings for Tom Melbourne who runs first up in the Group 3 $150,000 The Resimax TS Carlyon Cup (1600m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Tom Melbourne, above in black yellow and white colours running second to Oceanographer in the Lexus Stakes, …

Palentino at Correct CF Orr Stakes Odds

Palentino at Correct CF Orr Stakes Odds

10 Feb, 2017

Darren Weir is thrilled with the condition of Palentino ahead of his second campaign appearance on Saturday, but concedes that the multiple Group 1 winner’s 2017 CF Orr Stakes odds are probably justified.

Palentino is considered an outside chance at his current CF Orr Stakes odds. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Palentino returned to racing for …

Australian Guineas For Manfred Stakes Winner Legless Veuve

Australian Guineas For Manfred Stakes Winner Legless Veuve

4 Feb, 2017

Trainer Stuart Webb has revealed that the 2017 Australian Guineas will be the autumn target for Legless Veuve after she returned to the races with a win in the 2017 Ladbrokes Manfred Stakes at Caulfield this afternoon.

Legless Veuve won the Group 2 Thousand Guineas Prelude (1400m) during the 2016 Spring Racing Carnival, but she …

Chairman’s Stakes favourite Formality on trial for Blue Diamonds Stakes

Chairman’s Stakes favourite Formality on trial for Blue Diamonds Stakes

3 Feb, 2017

Impressive Werribee winner Formality will be on trial for the Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes when she contests the Group 3 $150,000 Ladbrokes Chairman’s Stakes (1000m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Craig Williams, above, will ride Formality in the Chairman’s Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Formality led all of the way to score a …

Cao Cao Ready for Blue Diamond Prelude Return

Cao Cao Ready for Blue Diamond Prelude Return

31 Jan, 2017

Jockey Mark Zahra is confident that Cao Cao will prove tough to beat in the Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Prelude for colts and geldings after partnering the promising two-year-old in a barrier trial at Caulfield on Tuesday morning.

Cao Cao is primed for a strong return in the Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Prelude for colts & geldings. …