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Ten-Time Group 1 Winner King Mufhasa Retired

Ten-Time Group 1 Winner King Mufhasa Retired

19 Dec, 2013

New Zealand superstar Mufhasa, who raced as King Mufhasa in Australia, has been retired after pulling up lame following a trackwork gallop on Tuesday.

King Mufhasa finishes his racing career with an amazing ten wins at Group 1 level including two victories in Australia. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

King Mufhasa was nearing a …

Kelso Chasing Black Type Win For Xanadu in the Tristarc Stakes

Kelso Chasing Black Type Win For Xanadu in the Tristarc Stakes

17 Oct, 2013

Classy Kiwi mare Xanadu is a two-time Group 1 winner in New Zealand and trainer Ken Kelso believes the only thing that her racing CV is missing is a black type win in Australia.

Xanadu ran down Mufhasa to win the Group 1 Windsor Park Plate (1600m) in New Zealand last month and heads into …

Survived in right frame of mind for Windsor Park Plate

Survived in right frame of mind for Windsor Park Plate

20 Sep, 2013

Hastings trainer John Bary believes his four year old Survived is in the right frame of mind to win back to back Group 1s when he lines up in the Group 1 NZ$200,000 Windsor Park PlateĀ (1600m) at Hastings on Saturday.

Mufhasa is one of the main chances for the Windsor Park Plate at Hastings. …

No Force For Mufhasa But Maybe Some Caviar

No Force For Mufhasa But Maybe Some Caviar

19 Jan, 2012

Mufhasa (who races in Australia as King Mufhasa) will not run in this weekend’s Telegraph Handicap robbing New Zealand of what would have been a fantastic matchup against Aussie gelding Atomic Force.

The dual Group 1 winner is in tremendous form coming off his Railway Stakes victory and a showdown with New Zealand’s greatest sprinter …

Atomic Force Steady Ahead Of Mufhasa Showdown

Atomic Force Steady Ahead Of Mufhasa Showdown

17 Jan, 2012

Trainer Darren Smith says Atomic Force will remain pretty much at the same level that won him the Group 1 Railway Stakes last start but he’s confident that will be enough to win the Group 1 Telegraph Handicap this weekend in New Zealand.

His confidence will grow further should his charger draw well, especially given …

Mufhasa vs Atomic Force In New Zealand Blockbuster

Mufhasa vs Atomic Force In New Zealand Blockbuster

5 Jan, 2012

Atomic Force claimed his second Group 1 title in what some have perhaps correctly called a ‘modest’ Railway Stakes in New Zealand.

Take nothing away from the performance of Atomic Force given he received no favours in the run but it’s fair to say the field lacked a genuine superstar rival.

If he’s to continue …

Bary Alters Jimmy Choux’s Cox Plate Campaign

Bary Alters Jimmy Choux’s Cox Plate Campaign

20 Sep, 2011

Jimmy Choux will have one more run at Hastings before the Cox Plate

Trainer John Bary has announced today that Jimmy Choux will be given another run at Hastings before heading to Australia for the $3 million Cox Platenext month.

While the four-year-old entire was due to go to the Cox Plate third-up into his …