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2017 The BMW a Target for Grey Lion

2017 The BMW a Target for Grey Lion

23 Jan, 2017

Trainer Matt Cumani has unveiled a bold Autumn Carnival path for talented import Grey Lion, which will may peak with an appearance in the Group 1 The BMW (2400m) at Rosehill Gardens on March 25th.

Grey Lion is likely to be set for a third-up appearance in the Group 1 The BMW this …

Australian Cup the Target for Exospheric

Australian Cup the Target for Exospheric

18 Jan, 2017

Trainer Lee Freedman has revealed that classy stayer Exospheric will be set for the Group 1 Australian Cup (2000m) on March 11th, when he returns to racing during the forthcoming 2017 Autumn Carnival.

Trainer Lee Freedman has underlined the Group 1 Australian Cup as Exospheric’s major autumn target. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Exospheric …

2017 Australia Stakes Likely for Mourinho

2017 Australia Stakes Likely for Mourinho

10 Jan, 2017

Team Gelagotis have revealed that the Group 2 Australia Stakes (1400m) at Moonee Valley on January 27th is likely to figure as the autumn launch pad for Mourinho, after the veteran completed a strong barrier trial at Cranbourne on Monday morning.

Mourinho is likely to return to racing in the Group 2 Australia Stakes …

Australian Cup 2017 Autumn target for Tosen Stardom

Australian Cup 2017 Autumn target for Tosen Stardom

8 Dec, 2016

Japanese import Tosen Stardom will be aimed towards the Group 1 $1.5m Australian Cup (2000m) at Flemington on March 11 in a bid to avoid clashing with super star Winx during the 2017 Autumn Carnival.

Premiership winning trainer Darren Weir, above, will aim Tosen Stardom towards the Australian Cup at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing …

Australian Cup Autumn target for Jameka

Australian Cup Autumn target for Jameka

6 Dec, 2016

Trainer Ciaron Maher has pencilled in the Group 1 $1.5m Australian Cup (2000m) at Flemington in March as the main Autumn Carnival target for his Caulfield Cup winner Jameka.

Caulfield Cup winner Jameka, above, will be set for the Australian Cup at Flemington in the Autumn. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Jameka was one of …

Mourinho on the Comeback Trail

Mourinho on the Comeback Trail

31 May, 2016

Mourinho’s racing career appeared in doubt when he suffered a near fore tendon injury in early autumn, but trainer Peter Gelagotis has revealed the Group 1 winner is taking particularly well to his recovery and may even make a competitive appearance in spring.

Group 1 winner Mourinho has taken well to his recovery from a …

Bow Creek draws wide barrier in Champions Mile

Bow Creek draws wide barrier in Champions Mile

29 Apr, 2016

Trainer John O’Shea is more worried about a rain affected track then a bad barrier for Bow Creek in the  Group 1 HK$14m Champions Mile (1600m) at Sha Tin in Hong Kong on Sunday.

Bow Creek, above, has drawn a wide barrier in the Champions Mile at Sha Tin in Hong Kong. Photo by Ultimate …

Purton booked to ride Bow Creek in Champions Mile

Purton booked to ride Bow Creek in Champions Mile

26 Apr, 2016

Hong Kong based Australian jockey Zac Purton has been booked to ride Bow Creek in the Group 1 HK$14m Champions Mile (1600m) at Sha Tin in Hong Kong on Sunday.

Hong Kong based Australian jockey Zac Purton, above, will ride Bow Creek in the Champions Mile at Sha Tin. Photo by Daniel Costello.

The John …

McDonald gives Bow Creek chance of upsetting Winx in Doncaster Mile

McDonald gives Bow Creek chance of upsetting Winx in Doncaster Mile

1 Apr, 2016

In-form jockey James McDonald is giving his mount Bow Creek a good chance of upsetting glamour mare Winx in the Group 1 $3m The Star Doncaster Mile (1600m) at Randwick on the first day of ‘The Championships’ on Saturday.

Jockey James McDonlad is giving Bow Creek, above, a great chance to upsetting Winx in the …

1600m of Doncaster Mile to suit Bow Creek

1600m of Doncaster Mile to suit Bow Creek

29 Mar, 2016

Champion jockey Damien Oliver believes the 1600m of the Doncaster Mile at Randwick on Saturday is the preferred distance for the Godolphin English import Bow Creek.

The 1600m of the Doncaster Mile at Randwick will suit Bow Creek. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

While Oliver won’t be aboard Bow Creek in the Group 1 $3m …