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Prince Cheri To Face Acid Test In Kingston Town Stakes

Prince Cheri To Face Acid Test In Kingston Town Stakes

11 Sep, 2013

Trainer David Vandyke believes that progressive stayer Prince Cheri will face his acid test when he steps up in class and distance to contest the Group 3 Kingston Town Stakes (2000m) at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday.

Prince Cheri will make his debut at Group 3 level in the Kingston Town Stakes at Rosehill Gardens on …

Polish Knight To Begin Cups Campaign On Saturday

Polish Knight To Begin Cups Campaign On Saturday

16 Aug, 2013

Team Hawkes-trained Polish Knight will begin a Melbourne Cup campaign when he resumes in the Spring Preview (1400m) at Rosehill Gardens tomorrow.

Polish Knight will be making his first appearance at the races since finishing last in the 2012 Metropolitan Handicap. Photo by: Steve Hart

The Encosta De Lago stayer was considered a leading ‘Cups’ …

Rebel Dane Wins Strong Barrier Trial

Rebel Dane Wins Strong Barrier Trial

26 Jul, 2013

Gary Portelli-trained Rebel Dane upstaged a trio of Group 1 winners to win the opening barrier trial over 800 metres at Warwick Farm this morning.

Rebel Dane impressed with a barrier trial victory at Warwick Farm this morning. Photo by: Steve Hart

The rising four-year-old was positioned just off the pace by jockey Glen Boss …

Mosheen Out of Cox Plate

Mosheen Out of Cox Plate

25 Sep, 2012

Star mare Mosheen’s Cox Plate campaign is over with the four-year-old a notable absentee from the latest round of acceptances.

The multiple Group 1 winner underwent throat surgery on the eve of her spring campaign and has since failed to find her best form with a 13th-place first-up finish in the Bobbie Lewis Quality backed …

Odds Stacked Against Caulfield Cup Topweights

Odds Stacked Against Caulfield Cup Topweights

6 Sep, 2012

Caulfield Cup topweights Americain and Dunaden will have to break history if they are to claim victory in the world’s richest 2400-metre handicap race.

No original topweight has ever tasted success in the prestigious staying test and the pair were yesterday allocated 58kg.

If Americain (pictured) or Dunaden win the Caulfield Cup they will be …

Derby start on the cards for Polish Knight after Tulloch Stakes win

Derby start on the cards for Polish Knight after Tulloch Stakes win

7 Apr, 2012

Team Hawkes will make a decision over the weekend if Group 2 $175,000 Myer Tulloch Stakes (2000m) winner Polish Knight will back up next week in the Australian Derby.

Polish Knight caused an upset to win the Tulloch Stakes - photo (c) Steve Hart

Wayne Hawkes representing the stable said it would be a big …