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Strong line up in Australia Stakes

Strong line up in Australia Stakes

25 Jan, 2017

The Group 2 $200,000 Browns Sawdust And Savings Australia Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley on Friday night is virtually a Group 1 line up with half of the ten horse field already recording Group 1 wins.

Black Heart Bart, above, will resume in the Australia Stakes at Moonee Valley. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Victoria’s …

2017 Australia Stakes Likely for Mourinho

2017 Australia Stakes Likely for Mourinho

10 Jan, 2017

Team Gelagotis have revealed that the Group 2 Australia Stakes (1400m) at Moonee Valley on January 27th is likely to figure as the autumn launch pad for Mourinho, after the veteran completed a strong barrier trial at Cranbourne on Monday morning.

Mourinho is likely to return to racing in the Group 2 Australia Stakes …

Mourinho on the Comeback Trail

Mourinho on the Comeback Trail

31 May, 2016

Mourinho’s racing career appeared in doubt when he suffered a near fore tendon injury in early autumn, but trainer Peter Gelagotis has revealed the Group 1 winner is taking particularly well to his recovery and may even make a competitive appearance in spring.

Group 1 winner Mourinho has taken well to his recovery from a …

The Cleaner On Track for PB Lawrence Stakes Return

The Cleaner On Track for PB Lawrence Stakes Return

31 May, 2016

Trainer Peter Gelagotis has underlined the Group 2 PB Lawrence Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield on August 13th as the likely Spring Carnival Launchpad for popular veteran The Cleaner.

The Cleaner is set to make his competitive return in the Group 2 PB Lawrence Stakes at Caulfield in August. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia

The …

Australian Cup Next for Peter Young Stakes Winner Bow Creek

Australian Cup Next for Peter Young Stakes Winner Bow Creek

27 Feb, 2016

Bow Creek missed the start in the Peter Young Stakes (1800m) at Caulfield this afternoon but produced an incredible recovery to win the Group 2 race by close to two lengths.

Bow Creek will head to the Australian Cup after winning the Group 2 Peter Young Stakes. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos

Bow Creek was …

Orr Stakes 2016: Mourinho To Build Towards Peter Young Stakes

Orr Stakes 2016: Mourinho To Build Towards Peter Young Stakes

11 Feb, 2016

Trainer Peter Gelagotis is pessimistic about the chances of Mourinho in the 2016 Ladbrokes Orr Stakes, but he is keen to see his star galloper build towards the defence of his Peter Young Stakes title in a fortnight.

Trainer Peter Gelagotis does not think that Mourinho will record another Group 1 victory in the Orr …

Azkadellia To Take Improvement From Bellmaine Stakes

Azkadellia To Take Improvement From Bellmaine Stakes

11 Feb, 2016

Azkadellia will return to the races in the 2016 Bellmaine Stakes and trainer Ciaron Maher is confident that the talented mare will take plenty of benefit from her run in the Group 3 event at Caulfield on Saturday.

Ciaron Maher has big plans for Azkadellia during the 2016 Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival. Photo by: Daniel …

Vlad Duric available to ride Mourinho in C.F. Orr Stakes

Vlad Duric available to ride Mourinho in C.F. Orr Stakes

9 Feb, 2016

Regular rider Vlad Duric will be available to partner Mourinho in the Group 1 $500,000 C.F. Orr Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Jockey Vlad Duric and Mourinho, above, will team up again in the C.F. Orr Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Sarah Ebbett.

Duric has been aboard Mourinho for his last nine starts since …

Richie’s Vibe over the odds in Australia Stakes

Richie’s Vibe over the odds in Australia Stakes

22 Jan, 2016

Morphettville trainer Paul Beshara believes his smart sprinter Richie’s Vibe is well over the odds for the Group 2 $200,000 Jeep Australia Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley on Saturday.

Richie’s Vibe, green colours above, winning the 2014 Australia Stakes at Moonee Valley. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Richie’s Vibe hasn’t visited the winner’s stall …

Durendal chasing first Moonee Valley win in Australia Stakes

Durendal chasing first Moonee Valley win in Australia Stakes

21 Jan, 2016

In-form sprinter Durendal is chasing his first win at Moonee Valley when he lines up in the Group 2 $200,000 Jeep Australia Stakes (1200m) on Saturday.

Durendal, above, will be chasing his first win at Moonee Valley in the Australia Stakes. Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.

Durendal is the winner of seven of his sixteen starts …