News About: Mesa

Contributer & First Seal Catch The Eye In Barrier Trial

Contributer & First Seal Catch The Eye In Barrier Trial

10 Aug, 2015

Group 1 winners Contributer and First Seal both produced standout performances in a barrier trial at Royal Randwick this morning.

Contributer produced an impressive performance in a barrier trial at Royal Randwick this morning. Photo by: Steve Hart

Contributer and First Seal were both entered for the second barrier trial of the morning over 836 …

Griffiths Unsure Of Blue Diamond Stakes Path For Burnstone

Griffiths Unsure Of Blue Diamond Stakes Path For Burnstone

27 Jan, 2015

Burnstone stamped himself as a 2015 Blue Diamond Stakes contender when he took out the Blue Diamond Colts And Geldings Preview in impressive fashion at Sandown yesterday, but trainer Robbie Griffiths is still unsure what path that the Redoute’s Choice colt will follow to the Group 1 event at Caulfield on February 28.

Burnstone ran …

Godolphin Fillies Set To Impress On Debut In Blue Diamond Preview

Godolphin Fillies Set To Impress On Debut In Blue Diamond Preview

23 Jan, 2015

Godolphin fillies Promenades and Pursuits are set to make their debuts in the 2015 Blue Diamond Fillies Preview and Racing Manager Jason Walsh is expecting both fillies to perform strongly in the Listed event at Sandown on Monday.

Damian Browne will make the trip to Melbourne on Monday to ride Promenades in the 2015 Blue …

Godolphin Happy With Blue Diamond Preview Duo

Godolphin Happy With Blue Diamond Preview Duo

23 Jan, 2015

Godolphin have both Mesa and Demonstrate in the 2015 Blue Diamond Preview (Colts and Geldings) field at Sandown on Australia Day and Racing Manager Jason Walsh does not believe there is a great deal between the two colts heading into the Listed event.

Mesa finished a close third behind Thurlow when he made his racing …

O’Shea’s two year olds hold the key for Blue Diamond Preview

O’Shea’s two year olds hold the key for Blue Diamond Preview

20 Jan, 2015

Trainer John O’Shea’s two year olds Mesa and Demonstrate hold the key for the Listed $120,000 Sportingbet Blue Diamond Preview (1000m) for the colts and geldings at Sandown on Monday.

Mesa, royal blue colours in the middle, is one of two John O’Shea trained two year olds nominated for the Blue Diamond Preview at Sandown. …

Mesa lays claims from Blue Diamond Stakes

Mesa lays claims from Blue Diamond Stakes

13 Jan, 2015

Speedy Godolphin colt Mesa laid claims for the Group 1 $1m Sportingbet Blue Diamond Stakes (1200m) with an impressive barrier trial win at Sandown today.

Ottoman, above, is one of several Godolphin youngsters trainer John O’Shea is aiming towards the Blue Diamond Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Steve Hart.

Mesa jumped straight to the front …

Golden Slipper The Target For Furnaces

Golden Slipper The Target For Furnaces

3 Dec, 2014

Trainer John O’Shea has confirmed that the 2015 Golden Slipper will be the target for talented colt Furnaces when he returns to racing next year.

Furnaces made his racing debut with an impressive victory at Rosehill Gardens on October 25. Photo by: Steve Hart

Furnaces stamped himself as a horse to watch when he won …

Careless A Good Chance In 2014 Sandown Guineas

Careless A Good Chance In 2014 Sandown Guineas

15 Nov, 2014

Jockey James McDonald believes that talented maiden Careless can record his first race win in the 2014 Sandown Guineas this afternoon.

James McDonald hopes to steer Careless to a maiden race win in the 2014 Sandown Guineas this afternoon. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Careless has recorded five placings from his ten career starts …