News About: Natalie McCall

Temple Of Boom and River Lad in Victory Stakes final field

Temple Of Boom and River Lad in Victory Stakes final field

22 Apr, 2015

A Stradbroke Handicap re-match is looming in the Group 2 $200,000 SMEG Victory Stakes (1200m) at the Gold Coast on Saturday with River Lad and Temple Of Boom in the final twelve horse field.

River Lad, blue cap, and Temple Of Boom, black cap, fight out the finish of the 2014 Stradbroke Handicap. Photo by …

Oliver to be reunited with River Lad in Victory Stakes

Oliver to be reunited with River Lad in Victory Stakes

20 Apr, 2015

Damien Oliver will be reunited with River Lad at the Gold Coast on Saturday in the Group 2 $200,000 SMEG Victory Stakes (1200m) as the seven year old kicks off his Stradbroke Handicap defence.

2014 Stradbroke Handicap winner River Lad will resume in the Victory Stakes at the Gold Coast. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Oliver …

Recognition Stakes Winner Rudy Likely To Remain In Brisbane

Recognition Stakes Winner Rudy Likely To Remain In Brisbane

1 Dec, 2014

Talented gelding Rudy is set to remain in Queensland for the 2014 Brisbane Handicap at Doomben on December 13 rather than head to Sydney for the Group 2 Villiers Stakes (1600m).

Rudy returned to winning form with an impressive victory in the 2014 Recognition Stakes. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Trainer Helen Page revealed last week …

Lady Echelon looking for a change of luck in Recognition Stakes

Lady Echelon looking for a change of luck in Recognition Stakes

26 Nov, 2014

Sunshine Coast trainer Natalie McCall is looking for a change of luck with Lady Echelon in the Listed $100,000 Tattersall’s Recognition Stakes (1630m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Lady Echelon will be looking for a change of luck in the Recognition Stakes at Doomben. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Lady Echelon returns from Melbourne without an impressive …

Emirates Stakes Spring target for River Lad

Emirates Stakes Spring target for River Lad

21 Jul, 2014

Stradbroke Handicap winner River Lad is back in work with trainer Natalie McCall aiming the rising seven year old towards the Group 1 $1m Emirates Stakes (1600m) at Flemington on November 8.

River Lad, yellow and blue, noses out Temple Of Boom in the 2014 Stradbroke Handicap at Eagle Farm. Photo by Daniel Costello.

River …

2014 Stradbroke Handicap Results: River Lad Scores Upset Win

2014 Stradbroke Handicap Results: River Lad Scores Upset Win

7 Jun, 2014

Consistent sprinter River Lad has given trainer Natalie McCall the biggest victory of her trainer career by scoring a tough win in the 2014 Stradbroke Handicap at Eagle Farm this afternoon.

River Lad took out the 2014 Stradbroke Handicap in a thrilling finish from Temple Of Boom. Photo by: Daniel Costello

The expected quick tempo …

River Lad Thriving Ahead Of Stradbroke Handicap

River Lad Thriving Ahead Of Stradbroke Handicap

4 Jun, 2014

Trainer Natalie McCall has revealed that talented gelding River Lad is thriving in the lead-up to his Group 1 debut in the 2014 Stradbroke Handicap at Eagle Farm this weekend.

River Lad scored a narrow win over Benny's Buttons in the 2014 BRC Sprint. Photo by: Daniel Costello

River Lad returned to the races with …

Solzhenitsyn has run his last race

Solzhenitsyn has run his last race

19 May, 2014

Dual Group 1 winner Solzhenitsyn has run his last start after finishing at the tail of the field in the Group 3 $125,000 Darley BRC Sprint (1350m) at Doomben last Saturday.

Robert Heathcote has announced retirement plans for Solzhenitsyn. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Trainer Robert Heathcote reported that Solzhenitsyn had sustained an injury …

River Lad is Stradbroke Handicap bound after BRC Sprint win

River Lad is Stradbroke Handicap bound after BRC Sprint win

17 May, 2014

River Lad is bound for a start in the Stradbroke Handicap following his all the way win in the Group 3 $125,000 Darley BRC Sprint (1350m) at Doomben today.

River Lad, blue and yellow, was able to hold off Benny's Buttons to win the BRC Sprint. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Trainer Natalie McCall said that …

River Lad on Expressway to Stradbroke Handicap

River Lad on Expressway to Stradbroke Handicap

20 Jan, 2014

Sunshine Coast trainer Natalie McCall is planning a trip to Sydney to run River Lad in the Group 2 $200,000 Expressway Stakes (1200m) at Randwick as a stepping stone towards a start in the Stradbroke Handicap during the Brisbane Winter Carnival.

River Lad with Michael Cahill up score a dogged win at Doomben. Photo by …