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Kaepernick still in contention for Stradbroke Handicap

Kaepernick still in contention for Stradbroke Handicap

7 Jun, 2016

A decision on whether smart sprint Kaepernick takes his place in the Group 1 $1.5m AAMI Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday will be made in the next twenty-four hours.

Kaepernick, above, is still in contenton to run in the Stradbroke Handicap at Eagle Farm. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Co-trainer Michael Hawkes …

Weather to decide if Kaepernick rus in QTC Cup

Weather to decide if Kaepernick rus in QTC Cup

2 Jun, 2016

The rain predicted to arrive in South East Queensland on Saturday could see last start winner Kaepernick scratched from the Group 2 $175,000 MIRVAC QTC Cup (1300m) at Eagle Farm.

Kaepernick is a doubtful runner in the QTC Cup at Eagle Farm if the track is rain affected. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Co-trainer Michael …

Warwick Stakes 2015: O’Hara Not Ruling Zaratone Out

Warwick Stakes 2015: O’Hara Not Ruling Zaratone Out

21 Aug, 2015

Zaratone is currently available at the lengthy 2015 Warwick Stakes odds of $51, but jockey Kathy O’Hara is not ruling the veteran sprinter out of contention in the Group 2 event at Royal Randwick tomorrow.

Zaratone is set to take up the running in the early stages of the 2015 Warwick Stakes. Photo by: Steve …

Concorde Stakes Resumption Likely For Atmospherical

Concorde Stakes Resumption Likely For Atmospherical

5 Aug, 2015

Promising sprinting mare Atmospherical is set to return to the races in the 2015 Concorde Stakes at Royal Randwick on September 5.

Atmospherical will have the chance to return to winning form when she contests the Concorde Stakes. Photo by: Sarah Ebbett

Atmospherical was sent to the spelling paddock after she finished third behind That’s …

O’Shea Thrilled With Barbed Ahead Of Ramornie Handicap

O’Shea Thrilled With Barbed Ahead Of Ramornie Handicap

8 Jul, 2015

Trainer John O’Shea has revealed that he could not be happier with the condition of Barbed heading into the 2015 Ramornie Handicap at Grafton this afternoon.

Barbed has the chance to return to winning form in the 2015 Ramornie Handicap at Grafton this afternoon. Photo by: Steve Hart

Barbed was sent to the spelling paddock …

Anniversary Stakes betting shake up with Kaepernick scratched

Anniversary Stakes betting shake up with Kaepernick scratched

20 Jun, 2015

The betting for the Group 3 $175,000 Tattersall’s 150th Anniversary Stakes (1200m) at the Gold Coast today has had a major shakeup after the favourite Kaepernick was scratched this morning.

Dothraki is the new favourite for the Anniversary Stakes at the Gold Coast after Kaepernick was withdrawn. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

The Team …

Bowman Steers That’s A Good Idea To Ortensia Stakes Victory

Bowman Steers That’s A Good Idea To Ortensia Stakes Victory

16 May, 2015

Jockey Hugh Bowman capped off an outstanding 2015 Scone Cup Carnival to steer That’s A Good Idea to victory in the 2015 Ortensia Stakes at Scone this afternoon.

That’s A Good Idea was having his first race start since he finished at the tail of the field in the Group 2 Expressway Stakes (1200m) at …

McDonald Rates Malice’s Scone Cup Chances

McDonald Rates Malice’s Scone Cup Chances

14 May, 2015

James McDonald has been booked to ride Malice in the 2015 Scone Cup and the leading hoop is confident that the gelding can return to winning form in the Listed event tomorrow afternoon.

Malice will have the chance to return to winning form in the 2015 Scone Cup tomorrow afternoon. Photo by: Steve Hart

Malice …

Target In Sight On Trial For Brisbane Prep In Ortensia Stakes

Target In Sight On Trial For Brisbane Prep In Ortensia Stakes

12 May, 2015

Trainer Joe Pride has revealed that Target In Sight could join his growing list of sprinters in Brisbane if he performs well in the 2015 Ortensia Stakes at Scone this Saturday.

Target In Sight will have the chance to return to winning form in the 2015 Ortensia Stakes at Scone this weekend. Photo by: Steve …

Villamill To Make Black Type Racing Debut In Ramornie Handicap

Villamill To Make Black Type Racing Debut In Ramornie Handicap

9 Jul, 2014

Country galloper Villamill will be making her black type racing debut in the 2014 Ramornie Handicap at Grafton this afternoon and jockey Matthew Paget is not ruling the consistent mare out of contention in the Listed race.

Villamill will need to produce the best performance of her career to upset the likes of Big Money …