News About: Niagara

More Waterhouse Stars to Step out Next Week

More Waterhouse Stars to Step out Next Week

24 Aug, 2012

The racing world will get a spring preview of a number of Gai Waterhouse-trained stars on Tuesday when a large contingent from the stable trial at Randwick.

More Joyous is one of 23 Gai Waterhouse-trained horses that will trial at Royal Randwick on Tursday morning. Photo by: Steve Hart

Waterhouse, an advocate for the use …

Berry looking for first Group 1 win at Randwick

Berry looking for first Group 1 win at Randwick

20 Apr, 2012

Jockey Tommy Berry is going to Randwick tomorrow confident that he will be winning his first Group 1 with a strong book of rides on Doncaster Mile day.

Tommy Berry is looking for his first Group 1 win at Randwick tomorrow - photo (c) Taron Clarke

Berry will team up with the powerful Gai Waterhouse …

Wide Draw for Secret Admirer

Wide Draw for Secret Admirer

17 Apr, 2012

Highly rated Doncaster Mile hope Secret Admirer has drawn the outside barrier (22) for this Saturday’s prestigious $2 million event which will take place at Sydney’s Royal Randwick Racecourse.

Secret Admirer has drawn the outside barrier for the Doncaster Mile - photo (c) Steve Hart

Currently jostling for favouritism with glamour mare More Joyous, the …

Blinkers to help Speediness back to winning form

Blinkers to help Speediness back to winning form

12 Apr, 2012

Trainer Colin Scott has put the blinkers back on Speediness in an attempt to get the four year old back to winning form at Randwick on Saturday.

Scott said Speediness had plenty of excuses last start when he ran a disappointing seventh to the Gai Waterhouse trained Niagara in the Group 2 $175,000 Hyland Race …

Waterhouse to decide on Doncaster start for Niagara

Waterhouse to decide on Doncaster start for Niagara

31 Mar, 2012

Gai Waterhouse is in no rush to lock in a Doncaster start for today’s impressive Rosehill winner Niagara.

The lightly raced Niagara chalked up his second victory with an all the way win in the Group 2 $175,000 Hyland Race Colours Ajax Stakes (1500m).

Niagara scored an impressive win in the Ajax Stakes at Rosehill …

Safusa with winning Magic Millions connections

Safusa with winning Magic Millions connections

22 Dec, 2011

It was a case of the same players but a different combination when Safusa won the $100,000 Magic Millions Wyong Stakes (1200m) today.

Trainer David Pfieffer won the same race with Graceful Anna before she marched on to win  the 2009 Magic Millions Trophy (1400m) at the Gold Coast.

And that winning Magic Millions feeling …

So Swift 2011 Sandown Guineas winner

So Swift 2011 Sandown Guineas winner

12 Nov, 2011

So Swift caused an upset to win the Sandown Guineas

Warrnambool galloper So Swift scored a shock win in the Sandown Guineas (1600m) but for Craig Williamsfans it was much of the same as he brought up a Sandown Hillside treble.

So Swift jumped from a Hamilton maiden to Group 2 winner getting the verdict …

Snowden’s chances for Sandown Guineas day

Snowden’s chances for Sandown Guineas day

11 Nov, 2011

The Peter Snowden yard has a strong hand at the Sandown Guineas  meet on the Hillside tomorrow.

The Darley trainer has Galah in the Group 1 $350,000 Guineas (1600m) as well as top contenders in supporting races.

What Galah lacks in maturity he is making up in talent.

He looked workmanlike winning the Group 3 …

Sangster – Kiwi winner of 2011 Victoria Derby

Sangster – Kiwi winner of 2011 Victoria Derby

29 Oct, 2011

Sangster has taken out the Victoria Derby at Flemington

Sydney jockey Hugh Bowman made it back to back Victoria Derby wins with another Kiwi connection when Sangster won the Flemington $1.5m Group 1 feature.

One of the oldest races on the Australian calendar fell to a young trainer from Cambidge, Trent  Busuttin.

It was a …

Waterhouse Pledges Multiple Group 1 Success

Waterhouse Pledges Multiple Group 1 Success

28 Oct, 2011

Gai Waterhouse isn’t shying away from talking herself up coming into the next week of racing claiming she’s in an ideal position to claim a number of top level races.

In fact over the next four days she’s hoping for no less than four individual Group 1 titles including the 2011 Melbourne Cup.

Her quest …