News About: Murray Baker

Wide barrier not a worry for Luna Rossa in the Telegraph

Wide barrier not a worry for Luna Rossa in the Telegraph

20 Jan, 2017

Cambridge trainer Murray Baker doesn’t expect a wide barrier will affect the chances of Luna Rossa when she resumes in the  Group 1 NZ$250,000 JR & N Berkett Telegraph (1200m) at Trentham in New Zealand on Saturday.

Luna Rossa will take on Odyssey Moon, above, in the Telegraph at Trentham. Photo by Steve Hart.

Baker, …

Turn Me Loose to chase back to back Futurity Stakes wins

Turn Me Loose to chase back to back Futurity Stakes wins

19 Jan, 2017

Multiple Group 1 winning Kiwi galloper Turn Me Loose will be chasing back to back wins in the Group 1 $500,000 Futurity Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield on February 25.

Turn Me Loose, above, will be chasing back to back wins in the Futurity Stakes during the Melbourne Autumn Carnival. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

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Odyssey Moon still in the betting despite wide barrier in Telegraph

Odyssey Moon still in the betting despite wide barrier in Telegraph

19 Jan, 2017

Victorian sprinter Odyssey Moon is still at single digit odds in the betting despite drawing a wide barrier in the Group 1 NZ$250,000 JR & N Berkett Telegraph (1200m) at Trentham in New Zealand on Saturday.

Odyssey Moon, above, has drawn a horror barrier in the Telegraph at Trentham in New Zealand. Photo by Ultimate …

McEvoy to re-unite with Turn Me Loose in Australia Stakes

McEvoy to re-unite with Turn Me Loose in Australia Stakes

17 Jan, 2017

Melbourne Cup winning jockey Kerrin McEvoy will ride Kiwi galloper Turn Me Loose when he returns to Melbourne to run in the Group 2 $200,000 Jeep Australia Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley on January 27.

Jockey Kerrin McEvoy, above, will ride Turn Me Loose in the Australia Stakes at Moonee Valley. Photo by Daniel Costello.…

Dal Cielo Primed for Big Autumn Campaign

Dal Cielo Primed for Big Autumn Campaign

9 Jan, 2017

Talented sprinter Dal Cielo has stamped himself as one to watch during the forthcoming Autumn Carnival, after returning to competition for a dominant win in the Summer Sprint (1000m) at Warwick Farm over the weekend.

Dal Cielo returned to the races on Saturday for a strong win in the Summer Sprint. Photo: Steve Hart

A …

2016 Crown Oaks: Eleonora bred to get the distance

2016 Crown Oaks: Eleonora bred to get the distance

3 Nov, 2016

Kiwi filly Eleonora will have no trouble getting the distance in the Group 1 $1m Crown Oaks over 2500m at Flemington today with stout staying blood on both sides of her pedigree.

Eleonora, above, has the pedigree to run out a strong 2500m in the Crown Oaks at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Eleonora’s …

Ethereal Stakes winner Eleonora Crown Oaks bound

Ethereal Stakes winner Eleonora Crown Oaks bound

15 Oct, 2016

Kiwi filly Eleonora produced a great Crown Oaks trial with a stylish win in the Group 3 $150,000 New Zealand Bloodstock Ethereal Stakes (2000m) at Caulfield today.

Eleonora, blue, green and yellow colours, will head to the Crown Oaks after winning the Ethereal Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Eleonora is the granddaughter …

Antonio Giuseppe a 2016 The Metropolitan Hope

Antonio Giuseppe a 2016 The Metropolitan Hope

13 Sep, 2016

Trainer Chris Waller is hopeful that talented stayer Antonio Giuseppe will only continue to improve as he eyes a start in the Group 1 The Metropolitan (2400m) for the four-year-old on October 1st.

Trainer Chris Waller is hopeful that Antonio Giuseppe (inside) will make the grade for The Metropolitan 2016. Photo: Steve Hart…

Saracino is the Danehill Stakes Winner

Saracino is the Danehill Stakes Winner

10 Sep, 2016

Kiwi raider Saracino has led from start to finish to take out the Group 2 Danehill Stakes (1200m) down the famous Flemington straight this afternoon.

Saracino proved far too good for his rivals in the Group 2 Danehill Stakes this afternoon. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Saracino was making his Australian racing debut in the 2016 …

Saracino in top order for Danehill Stakes

Saracino in top order for Danehill Stakes

9 Sep, 2016

Kiwi colt Saracino has arrived in Australia in top order as he prepares to run in the Group 2 $200,000 Danehill Stakes (1200m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Damien Oliver, above, will ride Kiwi colt Saracino in the Danehill Stakes at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Caulfield Cup winning trainer Murray Baker can’t fault Saracino …