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James Hopeful of The Roses Start for Romantic Maid

James Hopeful of The Roses Start for Romantic Maid

17 May, 2016

While anything but a ‘sure thing’ to line up for the Group 2 fillies’ feature at Doomben on Saturday, Kiwi trainer Roger James is pleased with the condition of Romantic Maid in the lead-up to The Roses (2000m).

Roger James is hopeful Romantic Maid will gain a start in The Roses at Doomben on Saturday. …

Racing Manners Key To Mr Individual’s Caulfield Guineas Prelude Chances

Racing Manners Key To Mr Individual’s Caulfield Guineas Prelude Chances

25 Sep, 2015

Mr Individual has done plenty wrong during his racing career to date, but co-trainer Leon Corstens is confident that the talented colt can win the 2015 Caulfield Guineas Prelude if he behaves himself in the Group 3 event at Caulfield tomorrow.

Mark Zahra has been booked to ride Mr Individual in the 2015 Caulfield Guineas …

Rodd Excited To Be Back In Melbourne For Memsie Stakes Day

Rodd Excited To Be Back In Melbourne For Memsie Stakes Day

25 Aug, 2015

Singapore-based Michael Rodd will return to Australia for the 2015 Memsie Stakes Day meeting on Saturday and the leading hoop is excited to be able to partner the likes of Rising Romance and Vezalay at Caulfield on Saturday.

Michael Rodd will partner Rising Romance in the 2015 Memsie Stakes at Caulfield on Saturday. Photo by: …

Temple Of Boom to return in Aurie’s Star Handicap

Temple Of Boom to return in Aurie’s Star Handicap

30 Jul, 2015

Old stager Temple Of Boom will return to racing in the Group 3 $150,000 Aurie’s Star Handicap (1200m) at Flemington on August 8.

Temple Of Boom will resume in the Aurie’s Star Handicap at Flemington. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Temple Of Boom will be a nine year old when he arrives in Melbourne for his …

Bowman and Brown Ride Winners On Singapore Derby Day

Bowman and Brown Ride Winners On Singapore Derby Day

13 Jul, 2015

Hugh Bowman cemented his reputation as one of the most talented jockeys in the world when he steered Lim’s Showcase to victory in the Hello Chicago Stakes at Kranji on Singapore Derby Day.

Hugh Bowman (pictured after winning the Queensland Oaks on Winx) rode his first winner at Kranji on Singapore Derby Day yesterday. Photo …

Temple Of Boom At Peak For Doomben 10,000

Temple Of Boom At Peak For Doomben 10,000

19 May, 2015

Trainer Tony Gollan is confident that he finally has veteran sprinter Temple Of Boom at peak fitness ahead of the 2015 Doomben 10,000 in Brisbane this weekend.

Temple Of Boom has the chance to record a second win at Group 1 level this weekend. Photo by: Steve Hart

Gollan has said from the start of …

Red Cadeaux Ruled Out Of The BMW

Red Cadeaux Ruled Out Of The BMW

25 Mar, 2015

Red Cadeaux has been ruled out of the 2015 The BMW at Rosehill Gardens this weekend and will go straight into the Group 1 Sydney Cup (3200m) without another lead-up run.

Red Cadeaux will go straight into the 2015 Sydney Cup without a lead-up run. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Red Cadeaux returned to …

Rich Enuff To Miss Autumn

Rich Enuff To Miss Autumn

29 Jan, 2015

Talented colt Rich Enuff will miss the 2015 Melbourne Festival Of Racing after suffering an injury during trackwork.

Rich Enuff has suffered a tendon injury and will not have an autumn campaign. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Rich Enuff was set to contest the Group 1 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes (1000m) and Group 1 …

The Cleaner to lead out the field for the 2014 Railway Stakes

The Cleaner to lead out the field for the 2014 Railway Stakes

17 Nov, 2014

Tasmanian’s favourite galloper The Cleaner will lead out the capacity field for 2014 Group 1 $1m Carlton Draught-Railway Stakes (1600m) at Ascot in Perth on Saturday.

The Cleaner will carry the top weight in the Railway Stakes at Ascot. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

The Cleaner attracted a cult following during the Melbourne Spring …

Heffernan Stakes the right grade for Charlie Boy

Heffernan Stakes the right grade for Charlie Boy

13 Nov, 2014

The Group 3 $150,000 Kevin Heffernan Stakes (1300m) at Sandown on Saturday is the right grade for Charlie Boy according to trainer Gerald Ryan.

Charlie Boy will be suited dropping back to the Group 3 Kevin Heffernan Stakes. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Charlie Boy is dropping back from Group 2 company after finishing …