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Platinum Witness New The Roses Favourite

Platinum Witness New The Roses Favourite

22 May, 2015

Platinum Witness has been backed into 2015 The Roses odds of $2.50 following the withdrawal of Ballet Suite and the Kiwi filly is now a clear favourite to take out the Group 2 event at Doomben tomorrow.

Damian Browne has been booked to ride Platinum Witness in the 2015 The Roses at Doomben this weekend. …

2015 Australian Oaks Results: Angland Steers Gust Of Wind To Victory

2015 Australian Oaks Results: Angland Steers Gust Of Wind To Victory

11 Apr, 2015

Tye Angland produced one of the best rides of the 2015 Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival to date to steer Gust Of Wind to victory in the 2015 Australian Oaks at Royal Randwick this afternoon.

Gust Of Wind outstayed her rivals to record an impressive win in the 2015 Australian Oaks. Photo by: Steve Hart

Angland …

Savaria Thriving Ahead Of Australian Oaks

Savaria Thriving Ahead Of Australian Oaks

9 Apr, 2015

Savaria has been backed into 2015 Australian Oaks odds of $8 and trainer Roydon Bergerson is confident that the New Zealand Oaks winner is good enough to complete a Trans-Tasman Oaks double in the Group 1 event at Royal Randwick this weekend.

James McDonald has been booked to ride Savaria in the 2015 Australian Oaks …

Savaria To Contest Australian Oaks

Savaria To Contest Australian Oaks

24 Mar, 2015

Trainer Roydon Bergerson has confirmed that New Zealand Oaks winner Savaria is all but certain to make the trip to Sydney for the 2015 Australian Oaks at Royal Randwick on April 11.

Roydon Bergerson is hopeful that Savaria can replicate the feats of Rising Romance and win the 2015 Australian Oaks. Photo by: Steve Hart…

More Than Sacred Joins Smerdon For Melbourne Cup Campaign

More Than Sacred Joins Smerdon For Melbourne Cup Campaign

5 Aug, 2014

Talented mare More Than Sacred has joined the stable of leading Victorian trainer Robert Smerdon and could be set for the Group 1 Melbourne Cup (3200m) during the 2014 Spring Racing Carnival.

More Than Sacred was beaten by Royal Descent in the 2013 edition of the Australian Oaks. Photo by: Steve Hart

More Than Sacred …

Sargent To Close New Zealand Stable

Sargent To Close New Zealand Stable

11 Jun, 2014

Group 1 winning trainer John Sargentwill close his Matamata stable in New Zealand before the start of the new racing season to focus his energies on his growing Sydney stable.

John Sargent will close his Matamata Stable in the coming weeks in order to concentrate on his operation in Sydney. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Sargent …

Blinkers On Chop Chop For The Roses

Blinkers On Chop Chop For The Roses

16 May, 2014

Trainer Shaune Ritchie is hoping that the application of blinkers will help Chop Chop produce an improved effort when she contests the 2014 The Roses at Doomben tomorrow.

Ric McMahon will partner Chop Chop in the 2014 The Roses at Doomben this weekend. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Chop Chop was well-backed in the lead-up to …

Pike hoping to sneak Sancerre into Queensland Oaks field

Pike hoping to sneak Sancerre into Queensland Oaks field

14 May, 2014

Cambridge trainer Tony Pike is hoping to sneak his up and coming filly Sancerre into the Queensland Oaks with another win at the local provincials.

Top Kiwi rider Leith Innes rode Sancerre to win at the Sunshine Coast. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Sancerre was a comfortable two and a half lengths winner with Leith Innes …

Rock Diva to make Australian debut in Doomben Roses

Rock Diva to make Australian debut in Doomben Roses

14 May, 2014

Queensland Oaks hopeful Rock Diva will make her Australian debut in the Group 2 $175,000 XXXX Gold The Roses (2000m) at Doomben on Saturday.

NZ filly Rock Diva will take on the well performed Arabian Gold, above, in the Doomben Roses . Photo by Steve Hart.

Rock Diva came up with the visitors drew in …

Chop Chop To Begin Queensland Oaks Campaign In Gold Coast Bracelet

Chop Chop To Begin Queensland Oaks Campaign In Gold Coast Bracelet

29 Apr, 2014

Chop Chop made her racing debut in October last year and finished second behind Australian Oaks winner Rising Romance in her second race start at Dargaville before scoring her maiden race win at Otaki on December 19.

Ric McMahon will partner Chop Chop in the 2014 Gold Coast Bracelet at the Gold Coast on Saturday. …