News About: Pinnacles
Trainer Rick Hore-Lacy has revealed that the Group 1 Doncaster Mile (1600m) is the long-term goal for injury-plagued Chase The Rainbow, who is set to return to the races in the Listed Doveton Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield on December 7.
Rick Hore-Lacy has spoken about his sheer desperation after watching Pinnacles break down during the Emirates Stakes last Saturday.
The horse was fifth off the bend in the event and looked to be a real winning hope before visibly going lame with 200m to go.
He dropped back from the pointy end of the field …
While the connections of Albert The Fat celebrate his Emirates Stakes win, it was a worrying ending for talented eight-year-old Pinnacles, who broke down badly in the final stages of the race.
Pinacles suffered a fractures sesamoid in the race and has been taken away for assessment.
The gelding looked a winning chance 200 metres …
Albert The Fat has run the biggest race of his life at Flemington today to win the $1 million Emirates Stakes.
The seven-year-old gelding proved that his best years were not behind him as he shot to the lead in the closing stages of the race.
King’s Rose had to be content with second after …
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