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Our Boy Malachi is the stuff Australian racing legends are made of

Our Boy Malachi is the stuff Australian racing legends are made of

18 Apr, 2015

On the eve of the Group 3 Hall Mark Stakes (1200m) at Royal Randwick, Jess Donovan, part owner and breeder of bush raider Our Boy Malachi is packing for the journey from Brisbane to Sydney to watch “her boy” go around in what shapes to be his biggest test to date.

“When we started we …

Maluckyday On Verge Of Spring Carnival Start

Maluckyday On Verge Of Spring Carnival Start

16 Aug, 2011

Maluckyday could start his spring campaign in the Warwick Stakes this Saturday

Maluckyday is on the verge of beginning his spring carnival campaign after having a three month spell following his seventh placing in The BMW behind the ill-fated Cedarberg in the autumn.

The five-year-old gelding finished fourth in a 900 metre barrier trial at …

Niwot Is Early Melbourne Cup Qualifier

Niwot Is Early Melbourne Cup Qualifier

21 May, 2011

Niwot has already secured himself automatic entry into the 2011 Melbourne Cup field by winning the Listed Andrew Ramsden Stakes at Flemington today.

The six-year-old gelding has made a brilliant comeback from a knee injury that almost cost him his career, which he sustained after winning the Listed Winter Cup in 2009.

The Hawkes family-trained …

Moshe To Join Sister At Moody Stables

Moshe To Join Sister At Moody Stables

18 May, 2011

Moshe is set to join his older sister Black Caviar’s stable, with the three-year-old now set to be trained by Peter Moody.

The owners of Moshe opted for a change of trainer after the horse failed to perform at Caulfield a fortnight ago.

Syndicate manager Roy Higgins said that Moshe would join Moody’s stable after …