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Newcastle Gold Cup Ideal for Amexed

Newcastle Gold Cup Ideal for Amexed

13 Sep, 2016

Trainer Tony Gollan is confident that classy stayer Amexed will be perfectly suited to the conditions of the featured Group 3 Newcastle Gold Cup (2200m) at Beaumont on Friday.

Trainer Tony Gollan is confident that Amexed is up to the class of Friday’s Group 3 Newcastle Gold Cup. Photo: Daniel Costello

Amexed has posted a …

Disclaimer Could Surprise In The Metropolitan

Disclaimer Could Surprise In The Metropolitan

30 Sep, 2015

Disclaimer is currently available at 2015 The Metropolitan odds of $81, but co-trainer Peter Snowden is confident that the imported stayer can produce an improved performance in the Group 1 event at Royal Randwick on Saturday.

Disclaimer is the extreme outside in The Metropolitan, but trainer Peter Snowden is slightly optimistic about his winning chances. …

The Metropolitan 2015: Orbec Ready For His Grand Final

The Metropolitan 2015: Orbec Ready For His Grand Final

30 Sep, 2015

Orbec is yet to record a race win in Australia, but trainer John Thompson is confident that the imported stayer is ready to peak in the 2015 The Metropolitan at Royal Randwick on Saturday.

Orbec has the chance to record a maiden race win in Australia in the 2015 The Metropolitan at Royal Randwick on …

Astronomos To Contest Newcastle Gold Cup

Astronomos To Contest Newcastle Gold Cup

7 Sep, 2015

Imported stayer Astronomos will have his next race start in the 2015 Newcastle Gold Cup after he returned to winning form at Royal Randwick on Saturday.

Astronomos (middle) is set to make his debut at Group level in the 2015 Newcastle Gold Cup. Photo by: Steve Hart

Astronomos beat home just a single runner in …

Orbec On The Metropolitan Path

Orbec On The Metropolitan Path

18 Aug, 2015

Trainer John Thompson has confirmed that Orbec will head towards the 2015 The Metropolitan after he returned to the races with a very close second in the Merrylands RSL Club Handicap (1800m) at Rosehill Gardens on August 15.

Orbec was involved in a blanket finish in the Merrylands RSL Club Handicap at Rosehill Gardens on …

Disclaimer to improve on Winter Challenge run

Disclaimer to improve on Winter Challenge run

31 Jul, 2015

Last year’s Newcastle Cup winner Disclaimer might be one of the outsiders in the field in the Listed $100,000 The Paslode Winter Challenge (1500m) at Rosehill on Saturday but trainer Peter Snowden is expecting a promising first up run and further improvement to follow.

Co-trainer Peter Snowden is expecting Disclaimer, above, to take vast improvement …

Disclaimer Included In Winter Challenge Nominations

Disclaimer Included In Winter Challenge Nominations

27 Jul, 2015

The 2015 Winter Challenge nominations have been released and imported stayer Disclaimer is a chance of making his return to racing in the Listed event at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday.

Disclaimer is set to return to the races in the 2015 Winter Challenge at Rosehill Gardens this weekend. Photo by: Steve Hart

Disclaimer has only …

Newcastle Gold Cup On The Agenda For Jetset Lad

Newcastle Gold Cup On The Agenda For Jetset Lad

20 Jul, 2015

The 2015 Newcastle Gold Cup is on the agenda for evergreen stayer Jetset Lad after he returned to winning form with a fast-finishing victory in the Listed Tattersall’s Mile (1640m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Jetset Lad was dropping back to 1640 metres after he finished fifth in the Listed Southbank Insurances Brokers Quality (1800m) at …

Weight is the worry for Jetset Lad in Tattersall’s Mile

Weight is the worry for Jetset Lad in Tattersall’s Mile

16 Jul, 2015

The impost of 58.5kg could be in the worry for Jetset Lad scoring back to back wins in the Listed $100,000 Tattersall’s Mile (1600m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Jetset Lad, red with white sleeves, slices through to win the Brisbane Cup at Doomben. Photo by Daniel Costello.

The Brian Smith trained Jetset Lad took out …

The Metropolitan Spring target for Astronomos

The Metropolitan Spring target for Astronomos

15 Jul, 2015

Improving stayer Astronomos secured a Spring Carnival ticket with the Group 1 $400,000 The Metropolitan (2400m) at Randwick on October 3 the main target after a narrow but gutsy win at Randwick last Saturday.

Astronomos, red and white, slices through to win at Randwick and is now set for The Metropolitan. Photo by Steve Hart.…