News About: Mick Price

Catchy draws barrier 13 in 2017 Blue Diamond Stakes

Catchy draws barrier 13 in 2017 Blue Diamond Stakes

21 Feb, 2017

Jockey Craig Williams will have to be at his brilliant best to win his first Group 1 $1.5m Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield on Saturday after his mount Catchy drew barrier thirteen in the sixteen horse field plus one emergency.

Catchy, above in red and white colours, has drawn barrier 13 in the …

Lindsay Park has 6 runners in 2017 Blue Diamond Stakes Field

Lindsay Park has 6 runners in 2017 Blue Diamond Stakes Field

21 Feb, 2017

The Lindsay Park Team of David and Ben Hayes and Tom Dabernig have qualified six two-year-olds for the final field for the 2017 Group 1 $1.5m Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Catchy, above, is one of six runners the Lindsay park Team has qualified for the 2017 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes …

Oliver to find right path for Flying Artie in Black Caviar Lightning

Oliver to find right path for Flying Artie in Black Caviar Lightning

17 Feb, 2017

Trainer Mick Price will leave the riding tactics for Flying Artie in the hands of champion jockey Damien Oliver to find the right path down the Flemington straight in the Group 1 $750,000 Black Caviar Lightning (1000m) on Saturday.

Damien Oliver and Flying Artie, above, will combine again in the Black Caviar Lightning at Flemington. …

Flying Artie can give Oliver his 6th Black Caviar Lightning win

Flying Artie can give Oliver his 6th Black Caviar Lightning win

16 Feb, 2017

The Mick Price trained Flying Artie can give champion jockey Damien Oliver his sixth win in the Group 1 $750,000 Black Caviar Lightning (1000m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Jockey Damien Oliver and Flying Artie, above, will team up again in the Black Caviar Lightning at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Oliver hasn’t won the …

Flying Artie a bigger better horse for Black Caviar Lightning

Flying Artie a bigger better horse for Black Caviar Lightning

14 Feb, 2017

Leading Caulfield trainer Mick Price has described his star three year old Flying Artie as a ‘bigger, better horse’ in the lead up to his return to the race track in the Group 1 $750,000 Black Caviar Lightning (1000m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Flying Artie, above pink and black colours, has returned a bigger better …

Cao Cao draws midfield in C&G Blue Diamond Prelude

Cao Cao draws midfield in C&G Blue Diamond Prelude

8 Feb, 2017

The Mick Price trained Cao Cao has drawn just worse than midfield at barrier eight in the fourteen horse field for the Group 3 $200,000 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Prelude (1100m) for the colts and geldings at Caulfield on Saturday.

Cao Cao, above, is expected to run well in the C&G Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Prelude at …

2 times T J Smith Stakes winner Chautauqua among 2017 nominations

2 times T J Smith Stakes winner Chautauqua among 2017 nominations

6 Feb, 2017

The Team Hawkes trained Chautauqua will be chasing his third straight win in the 2017 Group 1 $2.5m Darley T J Smith Stakes (1200m) at Randwick on the first day of ‘The Championships’ on April 1 after being one of the seventy-five horses listed in the nominations.

Chautauqua, above, is among the nominations for the …

Pariah heads up nominations for C&G Blue Diamond Stakes Prelude

Pariah heads up nominations for C&G Blue Diamond Stakes Prelude

6 Feb, 2017

Sydney colt Pariah heads up the sixteen nominations for the Group 3 $200,000 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Prelude (1100m) for the colts and geldings at Caulfield on Saturday.

Pariah, above, is among the nominations for the C&G Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Prelude at Caulfield. Photo by Steve Hart.

Pariah threw himself into contention for the Group 1 …

Catchy and Limestone among the fillies Blue Diamond Prelude nominations

Catchy and Limestone among the fillies Blue Diamond Prelude nominations

6 Feb, 2017

Brilliant fillies Catchy and Limestone are among the sixteen nominations for the Group 2 $200,000 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Prelude (F) (1100m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Catchy, above, is among the nominations for the Blue Diamond Prelude for the fillies at Caulfield. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

A winning performance by The Lindsay Park trained Catchy …

Northwest Passage odds on favourite for Tasmanian Derby

Northwest Passage odds on favourite for Tasmanian Derby

2 Feb, 2017

Lightly raced three year old Northwest Passage will go to the post as an odds on favourite for the Listed $100,000 Schweppes Tasmanian Derby (2200m) at Hobart on Friday.

Jockey Noel Callow, above, rides Shadow Prince in the Tasmanian Derby at Hobart. Photo by Steve Hart.

The Gai Waterhouse and Adrian Bott trained Northwest Passage …