News About: Opie Bosson

Bosson to chase 2nd Caulfield Cup win on Gingernuts

Bosson to chase 2nd Caulfield Cup win on Gingernuts

15 Jun, 2017

Highly rated Kiwi jockey Opie Bosson has plenty of time to recover from a severe viral infection before teaming up again with Gingernuts to chase a second Caulfield Cup win during the 2017 Melbourne Spring Carnival.

Opie Bosson and Gingernuts, above, combine to win the 2017 Rosehill Guineas at Rosehill. Photo by Steve Hart.

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JJ Atkins Next for BRC Sires’ Produce Winner Melody Belle

JJ Atkins Next for BRC Sires’ Produce Winner Melody Belle

27 May, 2017

Kiwi raider Melody Belle has produced a huge turn of foot in the final straight at Eagle Farm to win the Group 2 BRC Sires’ Produce Stakes (1350m) this afternoon.

Plenty of hype has surrounded Melody Belle’s ability since she debuted and the filly took her place in the BRC Sires’ Produce Stakes field as …

BRC Sires’ Produce Stakes winner will be J.J. Atkins favourite

BRC Sires’ Produce Stakes winner will be J.J. Atkins favourite

26 May, 2017

The winner of the Group 2 $250,000 Mitavite BRC Sires’ Produce Stakes (1400m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday will determine who will be the favourite for the Group 1 $600,000 BMW Australia J.J. Atkins (1600m) in a fortnight.

Kerrin McEvoy, above, rides Tangled in the BRC Sires’ Produce Stakes at Eagle Farm. Photo by Daniel …

Shocking Luck early favourite for Grand Prix Stakes

Shocking Luck early favourite for Grand Prix Stakes

24 May, 2017

Hong Kong bound Shocking Luck has been installed the early favourite for the Group 3 $150,000 Mullins Lawyers Grand Prix Stakes (2200m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Kiwi jockey Opie Bosson, above on Rosehill Guineas winner Gingernuts, will ride Shocking Luck in the Grand Prix Stakes at Eagle Farm. Photo by Steve Hart.

The Stephen …

Queensland Derby The Target for Rough Habit Plate Winner Shocking Luck

Queensland Derby The Target for Rough Habit Plate Winner Shocking Luck

13 May, 2017

Shocking Luck has produced a superior staying effort to win the Group 3 Rough Habit Plate (2000m) in Brisbane; the final race on 2017 Doomben 10,000 Day.

Shocking Luck had just that when second at Ipswich on debut in Australia last week, but the horse was out to make his own this afternoon and took …

2017 Rosehill Guineas Results: Gingernuts Win

2017 Rosehill Guineas Results: Gingernuts Win

18 Mar, 2017

Gingernuts showed an impressive acceleration to take out the 2017 Rosehill Guineas at Rosehill Gardens this morning.

Gingernuts recorded his second Group 1 win on the trot in the 2017 Rosehill Guineas. Photo by: Steve Hart

Gingernuts was settled towards the tail of the field in the early stages of the Rosehill Guineas, but jockey …

Kiwi filly Capella arrives for Vinery Stud Stakes

Kiwi filly Capella arrives for Vinery Stud Stakes

22 Mar, 2016

Kiwi filly Capella has arrived safely in Australia and is ready to compete in the Group 1 $500,000 Vinery Stud Stakes (2000m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

Kiwi jockey Opie Bosson, above winning the 2015 Australian Derby on Mongolian Khan, will ride Capella in the Vinery Stud Stakes at Rosehill,. Photo by Steve Hart.

Capella landed …

Bosson can see Turn Me Loose testing Winx in George Ryder Stakes

Bosson can see Turn Me Loose testing Winx in George Ryder Stakes

17 Mar, 2016

Top Kiwi jockey Opie Bosson can see his mount Turn Me Loose testing the short priced favourite Winx in the Group 1 $1m China Horse Club George Ryder Stakes (1500m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

Turn Me Loose, above, takes on Winx in the George Ryder Stakes at Rosehill. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Chris …

French Fern to take her place in 2016 Golden Slipper field

French Fern to take her place in 2016 Golden Slipper field

9 Mar, 2016

Last weekend’s impressive Randwick two year old winner French Fern will take her place in the Group 1 $3.5m Longines Golden Slipper (1200m) at Rosehill on Saturday week.

French Fern, pink and black, will take her place in the Golden Slipper at Rosehill. Photo by Steve Hart.

Initially trainer David Payne had shied away from …

Turn Me Loose is the 2016 Futurity Stakes Winner

Turn Me Loose is the 2016 Futurity Stakes Winner

27 Feb, 2016

Turn Me Loose has returned to winning form with an impressive all-round effort to take out this afternoon’s Group 1 Futurity Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield Racecourse this afternoon.

Turn Me Loose faded for fourth in the Group 1 CF Orr Stakes over course and distance a fortnight ago but took a good position in the …