News About: Pinnacles

Doncaster Mile The Long-Term Goal For Chase The Rainbow

Doncaster Mile The Long-Term Goal For Chase The Rainbow

26 Nov, 2013

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.

Chase The Rainbow will make his long-awaited return to the races in the Doveton Stakes …

Hore-Lacy Tells Of Mercy Dash For Pinnacles

Hore-Lacy Tells Of Mercy Dash For Pinnacles

9 Nov, 2011

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 …

Pinnacles to live a long life

Pinnacles to live a long life

8 Nov, 2011

Pinnacles has been retired and will live a long life despite breaking down in the Emirates Stakes

Trainer Rick Hore-Lacy confirmed that Pinnacles will be saved despite breaking down in the Emirates Stakes won by Albert The Faton Saturday.

Many on twitter had the eight-year-old done and dusted when he literally stopped to a walk …

Sad End For Pinnacles In Emirates Stakes

Sad End For Pinnacles In Emirates Stakes

5 Nov, 2011

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 …

Group 1 Glory For Albert The Fat In Emirates Stakes

Group 1 Glory For Albert The Fat In Emirates Stakes

5 Nov, 2011

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 …