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Kathy O’Hara is lucky to be alive after she suffered a nasty fall on Natch Catch in the McGrath Estate Agents Offices Handicap (1400m) but the tough jockey is hoping to return to racing next week.
Apprentice jockey Jordan Childs is expected to be back riding sooner than expected after doctors ruled out surgery on his two fractured wrist he suffered in a horror fall at Hamilton on Monday.
It was …
Apprentice Jordan Childs is set to undergo surgery in Melbourne this morning following a horror fall in the second last race of day at Hamilton yesterday.
Childs broke both his wrist when his mount Wantara cannoned into …
Geelong trainer Heath Conners is searching for overdue Spring riches with Invest when she lines up in the Group 3 $150,000 Snowhite Maintenance Eclipse Stakes (1800m) at Sportingbet Sandown Park on Saturday.
Conners was forced to scratched Invest last …
Invest has taken posted just her second ever race win in style by winning the Group 1 Schweppes Oaks at Morphettville.
The Dehere filly had won just one of her 12 race starts prior to today’s Schweppes Oaks, which is also known by its official name of the Australasian Oaks.
However, she quickly proved her …
Geegees Blackflash will attempt to continue his impressive winning streak in today’s Launceston Cup in Tasmania.
The five-year-old gelding will go into the race being unbeaten over his five race starts this preparation, with the most recent being the Group 3 Hobart Cup on February 12.
Geegees Blackflash has drawn barrier nine for the race …
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