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Alberto Magic Returns With Maurice McCarten Stakes Win

Alberto Magic Returns With Maurice McCarten Stakes Win

12 Mar, 2016

Alberto Magic returned to the races for the first time since May last year with a narrow victory in the 2016 Maurice McCarten Stakes at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon.

Angels Beach took up the running in the early stages of the Maurice McCarten Stakes and she kicked clear at the top of the straight, but …

Moonee Valley To Suit I’m All The Talk In McEwen Stakes

Moonee Valley To Suit I’m All The Talk In McEwen Stakes

2 Sep, 2015

I’m All The Talk will return to the races in the 2015 McEwen Stakes at Moonee Valley on Saturday and trainer Gary Portelli is confident that the tight-turning track will suit his speedy sprinter in the Group 2 event.

I’m All The Talk is set to take up the running in the 2015 McEwen Stakes …

Target In Sight On Trial For Brisbane Prep In Ortensia Stakes

Target In Sight On Trial For Brisbane Prep In Ortensia Stakes

12 May, 2015

Trainer Joe Pride has revealed that Target In Sight could join his growing list of sprinters in Brisbane if he performs well in the 2015 Ortensia Stakes at Scone this Saturday.

Target In Sight will have the chance to return to winning form in the 2015 Ortensia Stakes at Scone this weekend. Photo by: Steve …

Ecuador To Make Long Awaited Return At Randwick

Ecuador To Make Long Awaited Return At Randwick

18 Apr, 2015

Ecuador will make his long-awaited return to racing in the 2015 Royal Randwick 100 in Sydney this afternoon and trainer Gai Waterhouse expects the talented gelding to take plenty of improvement out of his first race start in over 12 months.

Ecuador has not been seen at the races since he finished fourth in the …

Target In Sight Claims Upset Maurice McCarten Stakes Win

Target In Sight Claims Upset Maurice McCarten Stakes Win

14 Mar, 2015

Notable sprinter Deep Field has suffered a second-consecutive defeat at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon; finishing second to a particularly impressive Target In Sight in the Group 3 Maurice McCarten Stakes (1100m).

Jumping from the gates well, Deep Field was settled in prime position behind early leaders I’m All The Talk and Kencella, who opened a …

Berry excited to be riding Deep Field in Maurice McCarten Stakes

Berry excited to be riding Deep Field in Maurice McCarten Stakes

13 Mar, 2015

Top Sydney jockey Tommy Berry is very excited to be riding the speedy Deep Field in the Group 3 $150,000 Smooth FM Maurice McCarten Stakes (1100m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

Tommy Berry is excited to be riding Deep Field, above, in the Maurice McCarten Stakes at Rosehill. Photo by Sarah Ebbett.

Berry will be the …

Karuta Queen to Return this Weekend

Karuta Queen to Return this Weekend

20 Mar, 2012

Lightning fast sprinter Karuta Queen will contest this Saturday’s Listed Maurice McCarten Stakes (1100m) at Rosehill in her first run since a disappointing ninth-place effort in the Lightning Fingers Stakes in February.

Queanbeyan based trainer Neville Layt had planned to give the 2011 Magic Millions winner a barrier trial two weekends ago but had to …