News About: Mikel Delzangles

Darbadar To Make Australian Racing Debut At Moonee Valley

Darbadar To Make Australian Racing Debut At Moonee Valley

27 Nov, 2014

French import Darbadar will make his Australian racing debut in the WeDrive.Com.Au Handicap (1600m) at Moonee Valley on Saturday and trainer Saab Hasan is thrilled to get the talented galloper to the races.

Craig Williams has been booked to ride Darbadar in his Australian racing debut at Moonee Valley on Saturday. Photo by: Sarah Ebbett…

Melbourne Cup Winner Dunaden Retired

Melbourne Cup Winner Dunaden Retired

15 Jul, 2014

2011 Melbourne Cup winner Dunaden has been retired from racing after suffering a setback at training.

Dunaden scored a narrow victory over Red Cadeaux in the 2011 edition of the Melbourne Cup. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Dunaden started his racing career in Germany in 2008 under the care of Doris Smith after being …

Waterhouse fined $2000 for Tres Blue treatment

Waterhouse fined $2000 for Tres Blue treatment

15 Nov, 2013

Gai Waterhouse was fined $2000 following the inquiry into the race day treatment of Tres Blue prior to the running of the Group 1 $6m Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) at Flemington on November 5.

Tres Blue, above, was the centre of the the Melbourne Cup day treatment inquiry. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

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Delzangles fined $2000 for race day treatment on Dunaden

Delzangles fined $2000 for race day treatment on Dunaden

8 Nov, 2013

The Racing Appeals and Disciplinary (RAD) Board issued French trainer Mikel Delzangles with a $2000 fine for treating his Melbourne Cup runner Dunaden on race morning with an anti-ulcer treatment.

2011 Melbourne Cup winner Dunaden. Photo by Taron Clarke.

Racing Victoria Stewards charged Delzangales with breaching AR Rule 178 (E) (1), which says that no  …

Dunaden and Tres Blue cleared for 2013 Melbourne Cup Field

Dunaden and Tres Blue cleared for 2013 Melbourne Cup Field

5 Nov, 2013

Fancied runners Dunaden and Tres Blue have been cleared to take their place in the 2013 Melbourne Cup Field at Flemington today after Racing Victoria Stewards questioned both horses’ trainers concerning race day treatments.

Gai Waterhouse was questioned by stewards for race day treatment of Melbourne Cup runner Tres Blue. Photo by Steve Hart.

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Craig Williams to ride Dandino in Caulfield Cup

Craig Williams to ride Dandino in Caulfield Cup

9 Oct, 2013

Big race jockey Craig Williams will be aiming to for his third consecutive win in the Group 1 $2.65m BMW Caulfield Cup (2400m) at Caulfield on October 19 after securing the ride the on top international visitor Dandino.

Craig Williams on board Dunaden wining the 2012 Caulfield Cup. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

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Kesampour Set To Improve In Naturalism Stakes

Kesampour Set To Improve In Naturalism Stakes

18 Sep, 2013

Highly-rated imported stayer Kesampour has not impressed since arriving in Australia but trainer Peter Moody expects to see a much-improved horse when the four-year-old contests the Group 3 Naturalism Stakes (2000m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Kesampour was defeated by Ibicenco in his Australian racing debut in the Slickpix Stakes. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia…

Vandyke Has Grand Ambitions For Prince Cheri

Vandyke Has Grand Ambitions For Prince Cheri

16 Jul, 2013

Sydney trainer David Vandyke admits that he doesn’t know much about European import Prince Cheri but that hasn’t stopped him naming the Caulfield Cup (2400m) and Melbourne Cup (3200m) as potential Spring Racing Carnival targets for the rising five-year-old.

Prince Cheri joined Vandyke’s stable earlier this year, after being under the care of Melbourne Cup …

Dunaden on target for back to back Hong Kong Vases

Dunaden on target for back to back Hong Kong Vases

5 Dec, 2012

French superstar Dunaden is on target to win back to back Hong Kong Vases after a rousing gallop for race jockey Craig Williams at Sha Tin on Tuesday morning.

Defending champion Dunaden is the favourite for the Hong Kong Vase. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Dunaden is the $3.30 favourite for the Group 1 …

Williams and Purton to ride in World Super Jockeys Series

Williams and Purton to ride in World Super Jockeys Series

19 Nov, 2012

Australia will add plenty of flavour to the 2012 World Super Jockeys Series in Japan with Melbourne’s top jockey Craig Williams and Hong Kong based Zac Purton among the fifteen riders to compete over the two days racing at Tokyo this weekend.

Craig Williams will compete in the World Super Jockeys Series in Japan. Photo …