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Panzer Division to attack the Autumn Sprints

Panzer Division to attack the Autumn Sprints

15 Jan, 2015

Trainer Paul Messara will attack the sprint distances with his smart three year old Panzer Division during the upcoming rich Autumn Carnival.

Panzer Division will be trained as a sprinter during the Autumn Carnival, Photo by Steve Hart.

Messara admits that it was probably the wrong move to stretch Panzer Division out to 2000m during …

Panzer Division to upset the favourites in Spring Champion Stakes

Panzer Division to upset the favourites in Spring Champion Stakes

11 Oct, 2014

Tye Angland is confident that his mount Panzer Division can cause an upset win in the Group 1 $400,000 Moet & Chandon Spring Champion Stakes (2000m) at Randwick today.

Tye Angland says Panzer Division has the credentials to cause an upset win in the Spring Champion Stakes. Photo by Steve Hart.

Bookmakers have tagged the …

Shooting To Win’s spring to be shaped by Stan Fox Stakes

Shooting To Win’s spring to be shaped by Stan Fox Stakes

26 Sep, 2014

The performance by Shooting To Win in the Group 2 $200,000 Stan Fox Stakes (1500m) at Rosehill on Saturday will determine the rest for the Spring program for the three year old.

Scissor Kick, yellow and black diamonds, will be the main rival for Shooting To Win in the Stan Fox Stakes. Photo by Steve …

Cassidy to assess tactics in search of first George Main Stakes win

Cassidy to assess tactics in search of first George Main Stakes win

20 Sep, 2014

Evergreen jockey Jim Cassidy will assess his riding tactics on Hawkspur in the Group 1 $350,000 George Main Stakes (1600m) after he has assesses the Randwick track prior to the running of the weight for age feature.

Hawkspur, white and purple, hangs on to beat Royal Descent in the Chelmsford Stakes. Photo by Steve Hart.…

George Main Stakes free of Scratchings

George Main Stakes free of Scratchings

20 Sep, 2014

The weight for age $350,000 George Main Stakes (1600m) is free of scratchings with a field of ten to take their place in the first Randwick Group 1 of the Spring Carnival.

Panzer Division remains the favourite for the George Main Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

Bookmakers have agreed with trainer Paul Messara’s …

Panzer Division to take on older horses in George Main Stakes

Panzer Division to take on older horses in George Main Stakes

15 Sep, 2014

Trainer Paul Messara will step his smart three year old Panzer Division up to weight to age company and take on the older horses in the Group 1 $350,000 George Main Stakes (1600m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Three year old Panzer Division is set to take on the older horses in the George Main Stakes. …

Early decision puts Washington Heights out of Golden Rose Stakes

Early decision puts Washington Heights out of Golden Rose Stakes

8 Sep, 2014

An early decision by the Gerald Ryan stable not to back up Washington Heights this week has put the smart three year old out of contention for the Group 1 $1m Golden Rose Stakes (1400m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

Ygritte, above, blue and red, and Bachman will represent Gerald Ryan in the Golden Rose Stakes …

Washington Heights still a chance to run in the Golden Rose Stakes

Washington Heights still a chance to run in the Golden Rose Stakes

8 Sep, 2014

The Gerald Ryan trained Washington Heights is still a chance to run in the Group 1 $1m Golden Rose Stakes (1400m) at Rosehill on Saturday even though he finished out of a place at Randwick last weekend.

Washington Heights was unplaced behind Panzer Division, above, in the Ming Dynasty Quality Handicap at Randwick. Photo by …

Panzer Division 50-50 chance for Golden Rose Stakes

Panzer Division 50-50 chance for Golden Rose Stakes

8 Sep, 2014

A start in the Group 1 $1m Golden Rose Stakes (1400m) at Rosehill on Saturday for last weekend’s Randwick winner Panzer Division is only a 50 – 50 chance according to Arrowfield Stud boss John Messara.

Panzer Division is a 50-50 chance of running in the Golden Rose Stakes. Photo by Steve Hart.

Panzer Division, …

Sydney’s big wet claims plenty of scratchings on Chelmsford Stakes Day

Sydney’s big wet claims plenty of scratchings on Chelmsford Stakes Day

6 Sep, 2014

Sydney’s continuing wet weather is responsible for a host of scratchings on Chelmsford Stakes Day at Randwick today.

Entirely Platinum remains the favourite for the Chelmsford Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

The Randwick track was rated a heavy 8 this morning after further overnight rain resulting in a total of twenty-five scratchings on …