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Tinkler Sells Patinack Farm To Overseas Parties

Tinkler Sells Patinack Farm To Overseas Parties

22 May, 2014

Under siege businessmen Nathan Tinkler has sold his Patinack Farm racing operation to overseas parties from the Middle East for an undisclosed sum of money.

All Too Hard won the 2012 Caulfield Guineas when owned by the Patinack Farm Operation. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Tinkler paid $24 million for the Patinack Farm property …

Lloyd Rides First Winner Since Making Comeback

Lloyd Rides First Winner Since Making Comeback

23 Apr, 2014

Veteran jockey Jeff Lloyd punched home Paederos in the benchmark 74 handicap race at Canterbury this afternoon to score his first race win since suffering a stroke in March last year.

Jeff Lloyd scored his first win in over 12 months on Paederos at Canterbury this afternoon. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Lloyd suffered a stroke …

Skyerush gets last chance to win Group 1

Skyerush gets last chance to win Group 1

18 Jun, 2013

Trainer Guy Walter will give the in-form Skyerush one last chance to win at Group 1 level when she lines up in the $500,000 Sky Racing Tattersall’s Tiara (1400m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Skyerush gets her last chance to win a Group 1 in the Tattersall's Tiara at Eagle Farm. Photo by Steve Hart.…

Back To Back wins for Red Tracer in Dane Ripper Stakes

Back To Back wins for Red Tracer in Dane Ripper Stakes

8 Jun, 2013

Tough mare Red Tracer made it back to back wins in the Group 2 $200,000 Patinack Farm Dane Ripper Stakes (1400m) with another gutsy win at Eagle Farm today.

Red Tracer (black and white) takes out her 2nd Dane Ripper Stakes at Eagle Farm. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Red Tracer ploughed through the mud in …

Pear Tart Sale Could Open Stradbroke Spot

Pear Tart Sale Could Open Stradbroke Spot

30 May, 2013

Group 1 winner Pear Tart appears unlikely to take her place in Saturday week’s $1.36 million Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) after being sold as part of the Patinack Farm reduction on Wednesday.

Pear Tart is unlikely to run in the Stradbroke. Photo by: Daniel Costello.

At 16th in the order of entry for the Stradbroke, the …

Nechita Retired, Now Off to Pierro or Galileo

Nechita Retired, Now Off to Pierro or Galileo

30 May, 2013

New owners Coolmore have confirmed star filly Nechita will be retired but which stallion serves her is still to be decided.

Coolmore have confirmed Nechita has been retired. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Coolmore’s Tom Magnier put an end to any hopes the she would would race again, with the speedy filly joining the …

Coolmore Buy Nechita for $1.55 Million

Coolmore Buy Nechita for $1.55 Million

29 May, 2013

Global breeding operation Coolmore has shelled out $1.55 million for star filly Nechita which is likely to mean the end of her racing career.

Nechita has been sold for $1.55 million to Coolmore. Photo by: Steve Hart.

The three-year-old went under the hammer as part of the reduction of Patinack Farm at the Magic Millions …

Dear Demi has history in her favour in Coolmore Classic

Dear Demi has history in her favour in Coolmore Classic

22 Mar, 2013

Crown Oaks winner Dear Demi has history in her favour when she lines up in the Group 1 $600,000 Coolmore Classic (1500m) at Rosehill tomorrow.

Dear Demi was impressive winner in Surround Stakes at Warwick Farm. Photo by Steve Hart.

Five of the last ten winners in the Fillies and Mares Classic have been three …

Flying Snitzel gets home track advantage in Coolmore Classic

Flying Snitzel gets home track advantage in Coolmore Classic

18 Mar, 2013

Last start Flemington winner Flying Snitzel gets her chance to win a Group 1 on her home track when she lines up in the $600,000 Coolmore Classic (1500m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

Flying Snitzel unleashes devastating finish to score at Flemington, Photo by Sarah Ebbett.

The Gerald Ryan trained filly put up a phenomenal performance …

Brisbane To Bring Out The Best In Gai’s Choice

Brisbane To Bring Out The Best In Gai’s Choice

30 Nov, 2012

Trainer David Pfeiffer is confident that Gai’s Choice is in with a fighting chance in tomorrow’s Listed Travel Associates Classic at Eagle Farm Racecourse.

Gai’s Choice will be looking to recapture her form in the race after an out of character beginning to her current campaign.

Gai's Choice is out to reclaim her winning form …