News About: Michelangelo

Melbourne Cup Favourite To Trial On Friday

Melbourne Cup Favourite To Trial On Friday

19 Aug, 2014

Melbourne Cup favourite The Offer will contest a barrier trial over 1250 metres at Royal Randwick on Friday as he continues to build towards the start of his 2014 Spring Racing Carnival campaign.

The Offer stamped himself as 2014 Melbourne Cup favourite with a dominant win in the Sydney Cup. Photo by: Steve Hart

The …

Seven Internationals Among 2013 Caulfield Cup First Acceptors

Seven Internationals Among 2013 Caulfield Cup First Acceptors

10 Sep, 2013

Seven internationally-trained stayers are among 93 horses still in contention for the 2013 Caulfield Cup (2400m) after the first acceptances for the $2.5 million race were released by Racing Victoriatoday.

Chris Waller-trained Hawkspur is now the favourite for the Caulfield Cup after his impressive victory in the Chelmsford Stakes on Saturday. Photo by: Steve Hart…

Premier’s Cup For Michelangelo First-Up

Premier’s Cup For Michelangelo First-Up

23 Aug, 2013

Imported Gai Waterhouse-trained stayer Michelangelo is set to make his Australian racing debut in the Listed Premier’s Cup (1800m) at Rosehill Gardens on August 31.

Michelangelo is aiming to follow in the footsteps of Glencadam Gold who won the Premier's Cup before going on to run sixth in the Melbourne Cup last year. Photo by: …

Carlton House Beats Fiorente In Barrier Trial

Carlton House Beats Fiorente In Barrier Trial

2 Aug, 2013

Carlton House upstaged several of his stablemates to win the opening barrier trial over 1400 metres at Royal Randwick this morning.

Fiorente was beaten by stablemate Carlton House in a barrier trial over 1400 metres at Randwick this morning. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Carlton House looked a much improved horse from his first …

Waterhouse Happy With Melbourne Cup Duo

Waterhouse Happy With Melbourne Cup Duo

25 Jul, 2013

A midweek meeting at Canterbury isn’t where you would expect to find two leading Melbourne Cup contenders but Gai Waterhouse-trained duo Glencadam Gold and Michelangelo took part in an exhibition gallop over 1400 metres at the unglamorous course yesterday.

Glencadam Gold impressed in an exhibition gallop with stablemate Michelangelo at Canterbury yesterday. Photo by: Steve …

Fiorente Records Impressive Barrier Trial Victory

Fiorente Records Impressive Barrier Trial Victory

19 Jul, 2013

Melbourne Cup aspirant Fiorente has impressed with a slashing barrier trial victory over 1400 metres at Royal Randwick this morning.

Fiorente did his 2013 Melbourne Cup chances no harm with an impressive barrier trial victory at Randwick this morning. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Last year’s Melbourne Cup runner-up was listed to compete in …

Waterhouse Stars To Trial on Friday

Waterhouse Stars To Trial on Friday

15 Jul, 2013

Sydney trainer Gai Waterhouse will have a busy morning on Friday with a number of her stable stars set to compete at the Royal Randwick barrier trials.

Glencadam Gold is one of Gai Waterhouse's stable stars that will compete in a barrier trial on Friday. Photo by: Steve Hart

Waterhouse has forty-one horses nominated across …

Fiorente Heads Waterhouse’s Melbourne Cup Charge

Fiorente Heads Waterhouse’s Melbourne Cup Charge

19 Jun, 2013

Gai Waterhouse is undoubtedly one of the most successful trainers operating today, but the nation’s biggest race continues to elude her.

Fiorente will head Gai Waterhouse's Melbourne Cup team. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The hall of fame trainer is yet to win a Melbourne Cup and this year she will ramp up her …