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Omei Sword to Measure Up in Golden Rose

Omei Sword to Measure Up in Golden Rose

9 Sep, 2016

This Saturday at Rosehill Gardens Sydney’s premier trainer Chris Waller shoots for an incredible 63rd Group 1 victory in under a decade and believes his progressive filly Omei Sword can “measure up” against the boys in the Golden Rose.

Brazilian hoop from Hong Kong Joao Moreira is out to make Golden Rose history aboard …

Angland Out for Golden Rose Atonement for Waller

Angland Out for Golden Rose Atonement for Waller

8 Sep, 2016

This Saturday jockey Tye Angland is out to atone for his loss on the beaten favourite from 12 months ago when he returns for the Golden Rose Stakes ride on the Chris Waller-trained Nikitas.

Tye Angland rides Chris Waller’s other chance in the 2016 Golden Rose Stakes field Nikitas this Saturday. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Angland …

Omei Sword confirmed runner in Golden Rose

Omei Sword confirmed runner in Golden Rose

5 Sep, 2016

Brilliant filly Omei Sword has joined equal favourite Astern at the top of the market order for the Group 1 $1m De Bortoli Wines Golden Rose (1400m) at Rosehill on Saturday after being declared a definite starter by trainer Chris Waller.

Omei Sword, above, will take her place in the Golden Rose at Rosehill. Photo …

Favourite Sacred Elixir draws awkward barrier in J J Atkins

Favourite Sacred Elixir draws awkward barrier in J J Atkins

8 Jun, 2016

Hong Kong based Australian jockey Zac Purton will have plenty to do on the favourite Sacred Elixir after the gelding drew barrier thirteen in the Group 1 $600,000 BMW J.J. Atkins (1600m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Hong Kong based jockey Zac Purton will ride Sacred Elixir in the J J Atkins at Eagle Farm. …

Attention too strong in BRC Sires’ Produce Stakes

Attention too strong in BRC Sires’ Produce Stakes

28 May, 2016

The Peter and Paul Snowden trained Attention proved to be too strong in the run to line to take out the Group 2 $250,000 Mitavite BRC Sires’ Produce Stakes (1350m) at Doomben today.

Attention proved too strong in the run to the line in the BRC Sires’ Produce Stakes at Doomben. Photo by Daniel Costello.…

Tiyatrolani draws the rails in Champagne Classic

Tiyatrolani draws the rails in Champagne Classic

11 May, 2016

Explosive filly Tiyatrolani gets her chance to remain unbeaten after drawing the rails in the Group 2 $175,000 Moet & Chandon Champagne Classic (1200m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Tiyatrolani, above, has drawn the rails in the Champagne Classic at Doomben. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Tiyatrolani has been super impressive at her two race starts with …

Sundance Out Of 2016 Magic Millions Classic

Sundance Out Of 2016 Magic Millions Classic

8 Jan, 2016

Talented colt Sundance has been ruled out of the 2016 Magic Millions Classic that will be held at the Gold Coast tomorrow afternoon.

Sundance has been withdrawn from the 2016 Magic Millions Classic due to a foot abscess. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Trainer Toby Edmonds revealed earlier in the week that Sundance had been found …

Dabernig Happy With Highland Beat Ahead Of Magic Millions Classic

Dabernig Happy With Highland Beat Ahead Of Magic Millions Classic

7 Jan, 2016

Highland Beat has drifted out to 2016 Magic Millions Classic odds of $34, but co-trainer Tom Dabernig can’t fault the juvenile ahead of the $2 million race at the Gold Coast on Saturday.

Gracious Prospect has been booked to ride Highland Beat in the 2016 Magic Millions Classic at the Gold Coast on Saturday. Photo …

Capitalist Dominant Magic Millions Classic Favourite

Capitalist Dominant Magic Millions Classic Favourite

7 Jan, 2016

Capitalist has been backed into 2016 Magic Millions Classic odds of $1.75 and he remains a dominant favourite to maintain his unbeaten record in the $2 million event at the Gold Coast on Saturday.

Capitalist will start the 2016 Magic Millions Classic at the Gold Coast on Saturday as an odds-on favourite. Photo by: Steve …

Magic Millions Classic 2016: Rare Occurrence Can Fire Fresh

Magic Millions Classic 2016: Rare Occurrence Can Fire Fresh

7 Jan, 2016

Rare Occurrence will go into the 2016 Magic Millions Classic without a race start since October, but trainer Stuart Kendrick remains confident that the promising filly can perform strongly in the $2 million event at the Gold Coast on Saturday.

Rare Occurrence has not been seen at the races since she recorded an impressive victory …