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Capacity Hawkesbury Gold Cup Field Released

Capacity Hawkesbury Gold Cup Field Released

29 Apr, 2015

The 2015 Hawkesbury Gold Cup field has been released and a capacity field of 16 gallopers are set to contest the Group 3 event at Hawkesbury on Saturday.

Ecuador, Rugged Cross, Malice, Medcaut and Strawberry Boy will all do battle again in the Hawkesbury Gold Cup. Photo by: Steve Hart

Chris Waller won the 2013 …

Hollindale Stakes 2015: Aomen Could Surprise

Hollindale Stakes 2015: Aomen Could Surprise

25 Apr, 2015

Aomen is currently rated an outsider in 2015 Hollindale Stakes betting markets, but trainer Anthony Cummings believes that the veteran gelding is capable of springing an upset in the Group 2 event at the Gold Coast this afternoon.

Aomen has the chance to return to winning form in the 2015 Hollindale Stakes this afternoon. Photo …

Sir Moments holds onto favouritism for Villiers

Sir Moments holds onto favouritism for Villiers

11 Dec, 2014

Queensland miler Sir Moments continues to hold onto favouritism for the Group 2 $175,000 Inglis Villiers (1600m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Sir Moments holds onto favouritism for the Villiers at Randwick. Photo by Daniel Costello.

After opening as the $5.50 equal favourite with the Chris Waller trained Strawberry Boy, Sir Moments has firmed overnight to …

Monton a longshot to win second Villiers

Monton a longshot to win second Villiers

10 Dec, 2014

Topweight Monton is rated a longshot to win his second Group 2 $175,000 Inglis Villiers (1600m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Monton is a longshot to win his second Villiers at Randwick, Photo by Steve Hart.

Monton took out the 2011 Villiers with Hugh Bowman in the saddle and Saturday will be fourth appearance in the …

15 In 2014 Villiers Stakes Field

15 In 2014 Villiers Stakes Field

10 Dec, 2014

The 2014 Villiers Stakes field has been released and a talented field of 15 gallopers are set to contest the Group 2 event that will be held at Royal Randwick on Saturday.

I’m Imposing won the 2014 Festival Stakes in a blanket finish and will face a similar field in the Villiers Stakes. Photo by: …

Monton to push on for the Villiers Stakes

Monton to push on for the Villiers Stakes

2 Dec, 2014

Trainer Ron Quinton in willing to forget the unplaced run of Monton at Rosehill last Saturday and will push ahead with the eight year old towards the Group 2 $175,000 Villiers Stakes (1600m) at Randwick on December 13.

Monton will push ahead with a start in the Villiers Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.…

I Am Impressed A Chance For Magic Millions Guineas

I Am Impressed A Chance For Magic Millions Guineas

28 Nov, 2014

Trainer Ron Quinton has revealed that promising gelding I Am Impressed is a chance of progressing to the 2015 Magic Millions Guineas at the Gold Coast on January 10 if he performs well in the De Bortoli Wines Handicap (1200m) at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday.

Sam Clipperton has been booked to ride I Am Impressed …

Waller has five runners in Festival Stakes

Waller has five runners in Festival Stakes

26 Nov, 2014

Sydney’s premier trainer Chris Waller is set to dominate the Listed $100,000 Festival Stakes (1500m) at Rosehill on Saturday with five runners in the final field of fourteen.

Strawberry Boy is one five runners trainer Chris Waller will saddle up in the Festival Stakes at Rosehill. Photo by Steve Hart.

Waller will saddle up Strawberry …

Sam Clipperton reunites with Monton in Festival Stakes

Sam Clipperton reunites with Monton in Festival Stakes

25 Nov, 2014

In-form jockey Sam Clipperton will be reunited with his old favourite Monton in the Listed $100,000 Festival Stakes (1500m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

Sam Clipperton and Monton will reunite in the Festival Stakes at Rosehill. Photo by Steve Hart.

The Ron Quinton trained Monton is lining up for his fourth Festival Stakes and Clipperton was …

Quinton Happy With Monton Heading Into Bill Ritchie Handicap

Quinton Happy With Monton Heading Into Bill Ritchie Handicap

19 Sep, 2014

Monton has performed well in two race starts since returning to the races and trainer Ron Quinton is happy with the condition of the veteran gelding heading into the 2014 Bill Ritchie Handicap at Royal Randwick on Saturday.

Monton is chasing his first win at Group level since he took out the 2011 Villiers Stakes. …