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Takedown arrives safely in Hong Kong for International Sprint

Takedown arrives safely in Hong Kong for International Sprint

1 Dec, 2016

Australia’s latest Group 1 winner Takedown has arrived safely in Hong Kong ahead of the Group 1 HK$18.5m Longines Hong Kong Sprint 1200m at Sha Tin on December 11.

Takedown, above, has arrived safely in Hong Kong ahead of the Hong Kong Sprint at Sha Tin. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Takedown flew out of Melbourne …

Takedown secures early flight for Hong Kong

Takedown secures early flight for Hong Kong

29 Nov, 2016

Takedown is due to fly out to Hong Kong from Melbourne tonight after pulling up in great order following his win in the Group 1 $1m Crown Perth-Winterbottom Stakes (1200m) at Ascot in Perth last Saturday.

Takedown will fly out from Melbourne to run in the Hong Kong Sprint at Sha Tin. Photo by Steve …

Winterbottom Stakes winner Takedown off to Hong Kong

Winterbottom Stakes winner Takedown off to Hong Kong

28 Nov, 2016

Sydney trainer Gary Moore will now prepare Takedown for a trip to Hong Kong after the gelding scored a decisive win in the Group 1 $1m Crown Perth-Winterbottom Stakes (1200m) at Ascot in Perth last Saturday.

Takedown, above, will now head to Hong Kong after winning the Winterbottom Stakes at Ascot in Perth. Photo by …

Takedown invited for Hong Kong Sprint

Takedown invited for Hong Kong Sprint

25 Nov, 2016

The Gary Moore trained Takedown looks likely to join Rebel Dane as the two Australian representatives to contest the Group 1 HK$18.5m Longines Hong Kong Sprint 1200m at Sha Tin on December 11.

Takedown, above, has been invited to run in the Hong Kong Sprint at Sha Tin in Hong Kong. Photo by Daniel Costello.…

Barrier five okay for Terravista in Winterbottom Stakes

Barrier five okay for Terravista in Winterbottom Stakes

24 Nov, 2016

Leading Group 1 winning jockey Hugh Bowman is content with barrier five for his mount Terravista in the Group 1 $1m Crown Perth-Winterbottom Stakes (1200m) at Ascot in Perth on Saturday.

Hugh Bowman, above, rides Terravista in the Winterbottom Stakes at Ascot. Photo by Sarah Ebbett.

The Joe Pride trained Terravista hasn’t been in the …

2016 Manikato Stakes Results: Rebel Dane Wins

2016 Manikato Stakes Results: Rebel Dane Wins

21 Oct, 2016

Veteran sprinter Rebel Dane upstaged a star-studded field to record an upset victory in the 2016 Manikato Stakes at Moonee Valley on Saturday.

Rebel Dane stunned his rivals to record an upset victory in the 2016 Manikato Stakes. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Rebel Dane was settled in the middle of the Manikato Stakes field …

Lankee Rupee to improve on Caulfield Sprint performance

Lankee Rupee to improve on Caulfield Sprint performance

12 Oct, 2016

Five times Group 1 winner Lankan Rupee might have plenty of class on his side but will benefit greatly fitness wise from his first race start in twelve months when he lines up in the Group 2 $200,000 Dilmah For Lovers Of Tea Caulfield Sprint (1000m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Lankan Rupee, above, will resume …

Hong Kong Sprint the Dream for Premiere Stakes Winner Takedown

Hong Kong Sprint the Dream for Premiere Stakes Winner Takedown

1 Oct, 2016

Takedown has continued his scintillating run of form through the 2016 Spring Carnival at Randwick this afternoon; bobbing his head at the right time to beat Our Boy Malachi and Danish Twist on the line in the Group 2 Premiere Stakes (1200m).

Takedown claimed a second-consecutive Group 2 win in this afternoon’s Premiere Stakes at …

Under The Louvre to miss Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes

Under The Louvre to miss Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes

22 Sep, 2016

Trainer Robert Smerdon has elected to miss the Group 1 $500,000 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield on Saturday with Under The Louvre who will now head to Sydney next week.

Under The Louvre, above, will miss the Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes at Caulfield and head to Randwick for the Premiere Stakes. Photo by …

English installed as favourite for The Shorts

English installed as favourite for The Shorts

15 Sep, 2016

First up specialist English has been installed as the early favourite for the Group 2 $200,000 Bowermans Office Furniture Shorts (1100m) at Randwick on Saturday.

English, above, has been installed the favourite for the The Shorts at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

Ladbrokes.com.au have English marked at $2.40 for her first appearance since winning the …