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Byrne Confident Alma’s Fury Can Win Glasshouse Handicap

Byrne Confident Alma’s Fury Can Win Glasshouse Handicap

26 Jun, 2014

Jockey Jim Byrne is confident that Alma’s Fury can score his second straight victory when he contests the 2014 Glasshouse Handicap (1400m) at Caloundra on Saturday.

Alma's Fury scored a narrow win over Masthead in the Eye Liner Stakes. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Alma’s Fury made his debut for the Tony Gollan stable with a …

Alma’s Fury Drawn Perfectly In Eye Liner Stakes

Alma’s Fury Drawn Perfectly In Eye Liner Stakes

12 Jun, 2014

Trainer Tony Gollan believes that Alma’s Fury has drawn ideally for the 2014 Eye Liner Stakes and is confident that the gelding can factor in the finish of the Listed event at Ipswich on Saturday.

Alma's Fury will be having his second start for Tony Gollan in the Eye Liner Stakes at Doomben on Saturday. …

Masthead Headlines Eye Liner Stakes Field

Masthead Headlines Eye Liner Stakes Field

11 Jun, 2014

Chris Waller-trained Masthead missed out on a run in the 2014 Stradbroke Handicap last weekend, but will have an opportunity to return to winning form in the Listed Eye Liner Stakes (1350m) at Ipswich on Saturday.

Masthead will take on the likes of Steel Zip in the 2014 Eye Liner Stakes at Ipswich on Saturday. …

Red Tracer Waller’s Stradbroke Handicap Tip

Red Tracer Waller’s Stradbroke Handicap Tip

5 Jun, 2014

Trainer Chris Waller has both Red Tracer and Velrosso in the 2014 Stradbroke Handicap, with Masthead the first emergency, and he rates Red Tracer as his best chance in the Group 1 event at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Red Tracer is the 2014 Stradbroke Handicap tip of leading Sydney trainer Chris Waller. Photo by: Steve …

Masthead An Outside Chance To Back Up In Stradbroke Handicap

Masthead An Outside Chance To Back Up In Stradbroke Handicap

30 May, 2014

Trainer Chris Waller has admitted that he would think about backing Masthead up in the 2014 Stradbroke Handicap if he wins the QTC Cup on Saturday.

Chris Waller believes that Masthead is close to his peak for the 2014 QTC Cup at Eagle Farm on Saturday. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Masthead is currently sitting 27…

Masthead on trial for Stradbroke Handicap start

Masthead on trial for Stradbroke Handicap start

15 May, 2014

Chris Waller’s recent stable acquisition Masthead could find himself lining up in the Group 1 $1.36m AAMI Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) at Eagle Farm on June 7 if he performs well at Scone on Saturday.

Leading Sydney trainer Chris Waller, above, is considering a Stradbroke Handicap start for Masthead. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Masthead has had …

Soul puts heart into winning 2011 Heffernan Stakes

Soul puts heart into winning 2011 Heffernan Stakes

12 Nov, 2011

Jockey Mark Zahra kept that black type winning feeling when Soul scored a narrow win in the Listed Heffernan Stakes (1300m) on the Sandown Hillside today.

Zahra, who scored a Group 1 win aboard Albert The Fat in the Emirates Stakes at Flemington last Saturday, confirmed his good form aboard the Peter Snowden trained gelding.…

Freedman Hoping To Restore Piranha’s Bite

Freedman Hoping To Restore Piranha’s Bite

26 Oct, 2011

Black Piranha

Anthony Freedman may be looking to take the stable in a new direction after taking over from his brother Lee but it’s a bit of old blood that he’ll be relying on this weekend.

Black Piranha is a former Group 1 champion and at eight years of age he continues to run consistently …

Williams to make history in Melbourne Cup

Williams to make history in Melbourne Cup

24 Oct, 2011

Craig Williams could be the first jockey to win the Caulfield Cup, Cox Plate and Melbourne Cup in the same year

Piping hot jockey Craig Williams could become the first jockey in history to win the Melbourne Racing Spring Carnival Group 1 triple crown in the same year if he wins Tuesday week’s $6 Group …

Galah, a star not a mug in Australia Stakes at Caulfield

Galah, a star not a mug in Australia Stakes at Caulfield

15 Oct, 2011

Galah has won the Listed Australia Stakes

Galah showed he was on track for the Group 2 Sandown Guineas (1600m) in mid November with a last to first win in today’s Listed Australia Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield.

The sizeable son of Redoute’s Choice was hooked out to last in the early running by jockey Kerrin …