News About: Northerly
Trainer Fred Kersley is hoping his up and coming galloper Lite’n In My Veins can emulate the deeds of the great Northerly in the Group 1 $1m James Boag’s Premium Railway Stakes (1600m) at Ascot in Perth on Saturday.
An eastern states campaign is on the cards for Ihtsahymn after the three year old took out the Group 1 $500,000 TAB Touch – Kingston Town Classic (1800m) at Ascot in Perth on Saturday.
Trainer Fred Kersley …
Ihtsahymn flew home from the back of the field to win the Group 2 Western Australian Guineas (1600m) in impressive fashion at Ascot this afternoon.
The Simon Miller-trained duo of Miss Rose De Lago and Saint Bro looked as though they were going to quinella the race but Ihtsahymn found clear running with 150 metres …
Michelle Payne is expected to make a complete recovery from injuries she received in a nasty fall at Donald last Sunday.
Victoria’s top female jockey was tossed into the turf when her mount El Divine stumbled out of the starting gates resulting in five fractured vertebrae and several broken ribs.
Payne said that her doctors …
Victoria’s top female jockey Michelle Payne has escaped life threatening injuries after being thrown from her mount coming out of the barriers in the first race at Donald yesterday.
But the Group 1 winning jockey is set to be on the sidelines for many months after suffering four fractured vertebrae and broken ribs.
Payne was …
Australian racing lost two of its great legends in the last couple of days with the deaths of Western Australian bulldog Northerly and the front running Vo Rogue.
Vo Rogue created a cult following with his front running style with jockey Cyril Small letting him set up ten to twelve lengths margins over his rivals …
The Moonee Valley Racing Club is set to start negotiations with Coolmore in an attempt to bring So You Think back to Australia for a third shot at the Cox Plate.
This year is thirty years since the mighty Kingston Town won his third Cox Plate beating Grosvenor and My Axeman and the Moonee Valley …
Perth trainer Fred Kersley has pencilled in a possible Melbourne campiagn for Saturday’s Group 3 A J Scahill Stakes (1400m) winner Grand Nirvana.
Kersley, the man who trained the great Northerly to a Caulfield Cup and two Cox Plate victories, says the ultra consistent son of Scenic is getting close to earning the right.
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