News About: Mick Kent

Abbey Marie included in Summoned Stakes nominations

Abbey Marie included in Summoned Stakes nominations

8 Nov, 2016

Cranbourne trainer Mick Kent will decide in the next twenty-four hours if his undefeated mare Abbey Marie takes her place in the Group 3 $150,000 Summoned Stakes (1500m) at Sandown on Saturday.

Unbeaten mare Abbey Marie, above, is nominated for the Summoned Stakes at Sandown. Photo by Jenny Barnes.

Abbey Marie is one of twenty-two …

Admiral Ready for Caulfield Village Stakes

Admiral Ready for Caulfield Village Stakes

12 Oct, 2016

Tasmanian trainer Barry Campbell is confident that stable star Admiral is ready to run well first-up in this Listed Caulfield Village Stakes (1200m) this afternoon.

Admiral (inside, rails) will return to racing in the Listed Caulfield Village Stakes this afternoon. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Admiral has been arguably the standout of Tasmanian racing for the …

Abbey Marie on Track for Myer Classic Second-Up

Abbey Marie on Track for Myer Classic Second-Up

13 Sep, 2016

Trainer Mick Kent has revealed that he will set unbeaten Group 1 winner Abbey Marie for the 2016 Myer Classic (1600m) on Derby Day, when she resumes during the Spring Carnival.

Group 1 winner Abbey Marie will be set for the Myer Classic at Flemington in late October. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Abbey Marie only …

Howard Be Thy Name makes it 4 straight with South Australian Derby win

Howard Be Thy Name makes it 4 straight with South Australian Derby win

14 May, 2016

In form three year old Howard Be Thy Name made it four straight wins with a hard fought victory in the Group 1 $500,000 South Australian Derby (2500m) at Morphettville today.

Howard Be Thy Name, all blue with white pom pom, black blinkers, finished too strongly to beat Etymology, white cap, in the South Australian …

Charlevoix remains the favourite for South Australian Derby

Charlevoix remains the favourite for South Australian Derby

14 May, 2016

The Mick Kent trained Charlevoix remains the favourite for the Group 1 $500,000 South Australian Derby (2500m) at Morphettville today.

Charlevoix remains the favourite for the South Australian Derby at Morphettville. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Betting at Ladbrokes.com.au has Charlevoix at the top of the market order at $3.70 ahead of the John O’Shea …

Zahra to ride Charlevoix in South Australian Derby

Zahra to ride Charlevoix in South Australian Derby

10 May, 2016

Mark Zahra has picked up the ride on Charlevoix at the expense of the injured Luke Nolen in the Group 1 $500,000 South Australian Derby (2500m) at Morphettville on Saturday.

Mark Zahra, above, will ride Charlevoix in the South Australian Derby at Morphettville. Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.

The Mick Kent trained Charlevoix was installed the …

Freedman keen on Cool Chap’s chances in South Australian Derby

Freedman keen on Cool Chap’s chances in South Australian Derby

9 May, 2016

Hall Of Fame trainer Lee Freedman is keen on the chances of Cool Chap when he contests the Group 1 $500,000 South Australian Derby (2500m) at Morphettville on Saturday.

Trainer Lee Freedman is keen on the chances of Cool Chap in the South Australian Derby at Morphettville. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Cool Chap has …

Nolen recovering from multiple injuries after horror fall

Nolen recovering from multiple injuries after horror fall

9 May, 2016

Jockey Luke Nolen will be out of action for several months as he recovers from multiples injuries he received when he fell from Miss Promiscuity in the Group 1 $400,000 UBET Classic (Registered as Robert Sangster Stakes) (1200m) at Morphettville last Saturday.

Jockey Luke Nolen is recovering from multiple injuries he received in a fall …

A fit Abbey Marie can run the distance in the Australasian Oaks

A fit Abbey Marie can run the distance in the Australasian Oaks

6 May, 2016

Trainer Mick Kent believes his lightly raced filly Abbey Marie is fit enough to run the distance in the Group 1 $400,000 Schweppes Oaks (registered as Australasian Oaks) over 2000m at Morphettville on Saturday.

Abbey Marie is stepping up sharply in distance in the Australasian Oaks at Morphettville. Photo by r Ultimate Racing Photos.

Abbey …

Hattori Hanzo Wins Phar Lap Stakes in Photo Finish

Hattori Hanzo Wins Phar Lap Stakes in Photo Finish

12 Mar, 2016

Hattori Hanzo has produced an impressive late turn of foot to win the Group 2 Phar Lap Stakes (1500m) in a photo finish at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon.

Hattori Hanzo (middle, yellow silks) bobbed his head at the right time to win the Group 2 Phar Lap Stakes this afternoon. Photo: Steve Hart

Hattori Hanzo …