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Bowman Eyeing Moir Stakes With Rain Affair

Bowman Eyeing Moir Stakes With Rain Affair

4 Aug, 2015

Rain Affair has been transferred to the care of Daniel Bowman and the rising trainer is eyeing the 2015 Moir Stakes with the veteran sprinter.

Rain Affair has not recorded a race win since she took out the 2013 edition of the Missile Stakes. Photo by: Steve Hart

Rain Affair made his running debut back …

Diametric Ready To Fire In Civic Stakes

Diametric Ready To Fire In Civic Stakes

3 Jul, 2015

Trainer Chris Waller has revealed that Diametric has been set for a first-up tilt at the 2015 Civic Stakes and he believes that the gelding can make a winning return to racing in the Listed event this weekend.

Glyn Schofield has been booked to ride Diametric in the 2015 Civic Stakes at Rosehill Gardens this …

Coup Ay Tee Waller’s Best Chance In Winter Stakes

Coup Ay Tee Waller’s Best Chance In Winter Stakes

18 Jul, 2014

Leading Sydney trainer Chris Waller has four runners in the 2014 Winter Stakes and he believes that Coup Ay Tee has the best chance of upsetting favourites Scream Machine and Generalife in the Listed event at Rosehill Gardens tomorrow.

Chris Waller believes that Coup Ay Tee is his best chance of winning the Winter Stakes …

Grafton Cup Distance Rise No Issue For Queenstown

Grafton Cup Distance Rise No Issue For Queenstown

10 Jul, 2014

Queenstown has been the best backed runner in 2014 Grafton Cup betting markets and jockey Tim Clarke is confident that the talented mare can record her maiden black type racing win in the Listed event at the Clarence River Jockey Club this afternoon.

The Grafton Cup odds of Queenstown have shortened dramatically in the past …

Travolta Ready To Run Well First-Up

Travolta Ready To Run Well First-Up

20 Jun, 2014

Travolta will be returning to the races in the 2014 Centenary Classic Mercedes Benz Open Mile at Eagle Farm tomorrow and Gai Waterhouse stable foreman Mark Newnham is confident that the tough gelding will perform well in the Listed event.

Travolta is chasing the second first-up victory of his racing career at Eagle Farm on …

Masthead An Outside Chance To Back Up In Stradbroke Handicap

Masthead An Outside Chance To Back Up In Stradbroke Handicap

30 May, 2014

Trainer Chris Waller has admitted that he would think about backing Masthead up in the 2014 Stradbroke Handicap if he wins the QTC Cup on Saturday.

Chris Waller believes that Masthead is close to his peak for the 2014 QTC Cup at Eagle Farm on Saturday. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Masthead is currently sitting 27…