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Snowden And Darley To Part Ways

Snowden And Darley To Part Ways

20 Nov, 2013

Leading trainer Peter Snowden and the Darley Racing operation will part ways at the end of the 2014 Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival; with Snowden set to begin a training partnership with his son Paul Snowden in Sydney.

Peter Snowden will set up a stable with his son Paul after the conclusion of the 2014 Sydney …

McEvoy Confident Epaulette Will Relish Flemington In VRC Sprint Classic

McEvoy Confident Epaulette Will Relish Flemington In VRC Sprint Classic

8 Nov, 2013

Jockey Kerrin McEvoy is confident that Darley sprinter Epaulette will relish the Flemington straight when he makes his racing debut at the famous track in the 2013 VRC Sprint Classic (1200m) tomorrow.

Epaulette will be making his debut at Flemington in the Group 1 VRC Sprint Classic tomorrow. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Epaulette …

Snowden To Have Three Runners In VRC Sprint Classic Field

Snowden To Have Three Runners In VRC Sprint Classic Field

7 Nov, 2013

Leading trainer Peter Snowden will have three runners in the 2013 VRC Sprint Classic field at Flemington on Saturday and is really pleased with the condition of all three of his runners heading into the Group 1 event.

Epaulette will be joined in the 2013 VRC Sprint Classic field by stablemates Sessions and Sessions. Photo …

Cassidy looking for more Group 1 glory in Galaxy

Cassidy looking for more Group 1 glory in Galaxy

27 Mar, 2013

Veteran jockey Jim Cassidy will be looking for more Autumn Group 1 glory when he partners Sea Siren in the Group 1 $350,000 Canterbury BMW Galaxy (1100m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

Sea Siren (outside) beating Mental in the Manikato Stakes at Moonee Valley. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Cassidy took his overall Group 1 …

Hay List gets start in Challenge Stakes

Hay List gets start in Challenge Stakes

13 Mar, 2013

Grand sprinter Hay List will lead the field out on Saturday in the Group 2 $175,000 Challenge Stakes (1000m) at Warwick Farm after being in danger of missing a start due to a nomination mix up.

Hay List winning 2012 Newmarket Handicap at Flemington, Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

With only twelve horses accepting …

Karuta Queen having first start for Moody Stable

Karuta Queen having first start for Moody Stable

1 Mar, 2013

Premiership trainer Peter Moody is uncertain what to expect from new stable acquisition Karuta Queen when he saddles her up for the first time in the Listed $120,000 ATA/Bob Hoysted Handicap (1000m) at Flemington tomorrow.

Karuta Queen at her best winning at Moonee Valley. Photo by Taron Clarke.

The former top two year old is …

Sea Siren on Target for William Reid

Sea Siren on Target for William Reid

14 Jan, 2013

John O’Shea’s top class sprinter Sea Siren is on target to kick off her Autumn Carnival campaign in the Group 1 $400,000 William Reid Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley on March 22.

Sea Siren will start their Autumn campaign in the William Reid Stakes at Moonee Valley. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Sea Siren …

Tony and Con Karakatsanis deny charges

Tony and Con Karakatsanis deny charges

8 Jan, 2013

Tony Karakatsanis continues to deny the charges laid against himself and his son Con in relation to the finding of drenching equipment in the stable of their smart sprinter Howmuchdoyouloveme on the morning of the gelding’s engagement at Flemington on November 3.

Tony and Con Karakatsanis have been charged with the intention to treat Howmuchdoyouloveme …

Buffering to take on Black Caviar in T J Smith

Buffering to take on Black Caviar in T J Smith

11 Dec, 2012

A clash with Black Caviar hasn’t deterred leading Brisbane trainer Robert Heathcote attempting to win the Group 1 $1m Darley T J Smith (1200m) at Randwick in April first up with his Group 1 bridesmaid Buffering.

Buffering could clash with Black Caviar in the TJ Smith at Randwick. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Buffering …

O’Shea happy with Sea Siren’s progress

O’Shea happy with Sea Siren’s progress

4 Dec, 2012

Top Randwick trainer John’ O’Shea couldn’t be happier with the progress of his Group 1 star Sea Siren as she heads towards the Group 1 HK$15m Longines Hong Kong Sprint (1200m) at Sha Tin on Sunday.

Trainer John O'Shea is happy with the progress of Sea Siren. Photo by: Daniel Costello

O’Shea was on hand …