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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 …

Our Ivanhowe under injury cloud for The BMW

Our Ivanhowe under injury cloud for The BMW

24 Mar, 2016

Trainer Lee Freedman is still confident that he will get Our Ivanhowe to the track even though he is under an injury cloud heading into the Group 1 $1.5m The BMW (2400m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

Kerrin McEvoy will be the new jockey for Our Ivanhowe if he is passed fit to run in the …

Rising Romance best chance for Hayes in Australian Cup

Rising Romance best chance for Hayes in Australian Cup

11 Mar, 2016

Australian Oaks winner Rising Romance is the best chance of David Hayes’ three runners to give the Lindsay Park co-trainer back to back wins in the Group 1 $1.5m Australian Cup (2000m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Rising Romance is the best of David Hayes and Tom Dabernig’s three Australian Cup chances. Photo by Steve Hart.…

Money For Preferment In Australian Cup Betting

Money For Preferment In Australian Cup Betting

11 Mar, 2016

Preferment has been backed into 2016 Australian Cup odds of $5.50 and trainer Chris Waller is confident that the talented entire is an excellent chance to take out the Group 1 event at Flemington tomorrow.

Preferment has the chance to record a third Group 1 victory in the 2016 Australian Cup this weekend. Photo by: …

Blake Shinn race against time to be fit to ride Fenway in Australian Cup

Blake Shinn race against time to be fit to ride Fenway in Australian Cup

10 Mar, 2016

Jockey Blake Shinn will have a race against time to be fit to ride Fenway in the Group 1 $1.5m Australian Cup (2000m) at Flemington on Saturday after being injured at Goulburn today.

Blake Shinn has a race against time to be fit to ride Fenway, above, in the Australian Cup at Flemington. Photo by …