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Rising Romance back to her best for Sunline Stakes

Rising Romance back to her best for Sunline Stakes

24 Mar, 2017

High class mare Rising Romance is back to her best for the Group 2 $200,000 Sunline Stakes (1600m) at Moonee Valley tonight according to Lindsay Park co-trainer Tom Dabernig.

Rising Romance, above in orange and white colours, is back to her best for the Sunline Stakes at Moonee Valley. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Rising …

Wide barrier no concern for Sheidel in William Reid Stakes

Wide barrier no concern for Sheidel in William Reid Stakes

24 Mar, 2017

Lindsay Park co-trainers Tom Dadernig doesn’t consider a wide barrier is any concern for Sheidel in the Group 1 $500,000 Keogh Homes William Reid Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley tonight.

Sheidel, above, has the speed to overcome a wide barrier in the William Reid Stakes at Moonee Valley. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Dabernig can …

Bumper nominations for 2017 William Reid Stakes

Bumper nominations for 2017 William Reid Stakes

20 Mar, 2017

Several horses are set to miss out on a start in the Group 1 $500,000 William Reid Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley on Friday night after twenty-five sprinters were in the original list of nominations.

Trainer Darren Weir has nominated multiple Group 1 winner Flamberge for the William Reid Stakes at Moonee Valley. Photo by …

2017 Newmarket Handicap Tips: Extreme Choice Can Beat The Older Horses

2017 Newmarket Handicap Tips: Extreme Choice Can Beat The Older Horses

10 Mar, 2017

Trainer Mick Price is sure that if Joao Moreira gets the right run on Extreme Choice that the three year old will be able to beat the older horses in the sprint down the Flemington straight in the Group 1 $1.25m Lexus Newmarket Handicap (1200m).

Extreme Choice, above, will be hard to beat in the …

The Quarterback over the odds in Newmarket Handicap says Newitt

The Quarterback over the odds in Newmarket Handicap says Newitt

9 Mar, 2017

Jockey Craig Newitt rates last year’s winner The Quarterback well over the odds for the Group 1 $1.25m Lexus Newmarket Handicap (1200m) down the Flemington straight on Saturday.

Jockey Craig Newitt rates The Quarterback, above, well over the odds for the Newmarket Handicap at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Newitt rode the Robbie Griffiths …

Newitt says Extreme Choice the one to beat in Newmarket Handicap

Newitt says Extreme Choice the one to beat in Newmarket Handicap

9 Mar, 2017

Dumped jockey Craig Newitt says that Extreme Choice is the horse to beat in the Group 1 $1.25m Lexus Newmarket Handicap (1200m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Jockey Craig Newitt rates Extreme Choice, above, as the one to beat in the Newmarket Handicap at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

A twisting set of circumstances has …

Heys not fussed with barrier 1 for Spieth in 2017 Newmarket Handicap

Heys not fussed with barrier 1 for Spieth in 2017 Newmarket Handicap

8 Mar, 2017

Warwick Farm trainer Bryce Heys is not fussed about his smart sprinter Spieth drawing barrier one in the thirteen horse field for the Group 1 $1.25m Lexus Newmarket Handicap (1200m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Spieth, above, has drawn barrier 1 in the Newmarket Handicap at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Heys is not certain …

Ben Allen snaps up the ride on Super Cash in Newmarket Handicap

Ben Allen snaps up the ride on Super Cash in Newmarket Handicap

7 Mar, 2017

Apprentice Ben Allen has snapped up the ride on last start winner Super Cash in the Group 1 $1.25m Lexus Newmarket Handicap (1200m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Apprentice Ben Allen will ride Super Cash, above, in the Newmarket Handicap at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Allen replaces the suspended Katelyn Mallyon who was aboard …

Moreira to chase more G1 success in Newmarket Handicap

Moreira to chase more G1 success in Newmarket Handicap

6 Mar, 2017

‘The Magic Man’ Joao Moreira, fresh off riding a record eight winners at Sha Tin in Hong Kong on Sunday, is in line to collect another Melbourne Autumn Carnival Group 1 win with Flying Artie in the  $1.25m Lexus Newmarket Handicap (1200m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Joao Moreira, above, rides Flying Artie in the Newmarket …

2017 Oakleigh Plate Results: Sheidel Wins

2017 Oakleigh Plate Results: Sheidel Wins

25 Feb, 2017

Sheidel fought-off stablemate Faatinah to record a maiden Group 1 victory in the 2017 Oakleigh Plate at Caulfield this afternoon.

Sheidel scored a maiden Group 1 victory in the 2017 Oakleigh Plate at Caulfield this afternoon. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

It was Faatinah and Sheidel that took up the running in the early stages …