News About: Neil Dyer

Royal Request Primed for Darwin Cup 2016

Royal Request Primed for Darwin Cup 2016

1 Aug, 2016

Trainer Neil Dyer is thrilled with the condition of Royal Request leading into this afternoon’s 2016 Darwin Cup (2000m) at Fannie Bay Racecourse.

Neil Dyer has twice tasted Darwin Cup success with Hawks Bay (pictured). Photo: Taron Clarke

Royal Request is a proven performer at the Fannie Bay circuit having travelled to Darwin several times …

Dyer Happy With 2014 Darwin Cup Chances

Dyer Happy With 2014 Darwin Cup Chances

4 Aug, 2014

Neil Dyer has both Cantonese and Royal Request in the 2014 Darwin Cup field and is happy with both of his gallopers heading into the $200,000 race at Fannie Bay this afternoon.

Cantonese is one of several winning chances in the 2014 Darwin Cup field. Photo by: Steve Hart

Cantonese joined the stable of Dyer …

Hawks Bay Out To Break Own Weight Record In Darwin Cup

Hawks Bay Out To Break Own Weight Record In Darwin Cup

5 Aug, 2013

Veteran galloper Hawks Bay will have to break a weight carrying record if he wants to win his third straight Darwin Cup at Fannie Bay this afternoon.

The eight-year-old has won the last two Darwin Cups and will look to make it three in a row in today’s $200,000 race.

Hawks Bay has been allocated …

Hawks Bay Ready For Darwin Cup Three-Peat Attempt

Hawks Bay Ready For Darwin Cup Three-Peat Attempt

17 Jul, 2013

Evergreen galloper Hawks Bay has arrived in the Northern Territory as he continues preparations for his attempt at a third straight victory in the Darwin Cup (2000m).

Hawks Bay is aiming to win his third consecutive Darwin Cup. Photo by: Taron Clarke

The seven-year-old has been back in work since May and is set to …

Hawks Bay Still on Track for Darwin Cup

Hawks Bay Still on Track for Darwin Cup

18 Jun, 2013

A last-start failure has been brushed off as a minor hiccup by Hawks Bay trainer Neil Dyer who is still plotting a Darwin Cup path for the tough seven-year-old.

Hawks Bay remains on track for the Darwin Cup. Photo by: Taron Clarke.

The experienced gelding was surprisingly beaten 9 1/2 lengths in the Swan Hill …

Hawks Bay All Set To Claim Darwin Cup Victory

Hawks Bay All Set To Claim Darwin Cup Victory

1 Aug, 2011

Trainer Neil Dyer believes this could be the year for Hawks Bay to claim his first Darwin Cup victory, after finishing second his past two attempts.

Hawks Bay will be ridden by top jockey Steven Arnold in the race, who will be in the fight of his life against the favourite, The Ruffian, who is …

Top Jocks Head North For Darwin Cup

Top Jocks Head North For Darwin Cup

25 Jul, 2011

Kerrin McEvoy has been booked to ride The Ruffian in the Darwin Cup

The Darwin Cup grows in stature every year and in 2011 it could reach new levels of importance if the  national interest is anything to go by.

Two more of the country’s top jockeys will be making the journey to the Northern …