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Waterhouse and Waller match numbers in 2016 J J Atkins nominations

Waterhouse and Waller match numbers in 2016 J J Atkins nominations

5 May, 2016

Gai Waterhouse and Chris Waller have matched numbers with ten nominations each for the Group 1 $600,000 BMW J.J. Atkins (1600m) to be run at Eagle Farm on June 11.

The Kelso Wood trained Nikitas is among the nominations for the J.J. Atkins at Eagle Farm. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Waller is looking for back …

Speedy sprinter Adebisi retires

Speedy sprinter Adebisi retires

1 Feb, 2016

Trainer Desleigh Forster’s speedy sprinter Adebisi has been retired after finishing down the track when eighth in the $65,000 Hamilton Hotel Open Handicap (1200m) at Doomben last Saturday.

Adebisi with part owner Mary Collier, left, and trainer Desleigh Forster, after one of his twelve wins. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Adebisis showed his customary speed out …

Press Statement could be surprise J.J. Atkins runner

Press Statement could be surprise J.J. Atkins runner

26 May, 2015

Two year old Press Statement could be a surprise runner in the Group 1 $600,000 BMW Australia J.J. Atkins (1600m) at Doomben on Saturday week if he can win again at Canterbury on Wednesday.

The Peter Moody trained Bassett is the early favourite for the J.J. Atkins at Doomben. Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.

Press Statement …

Brazen Beau kicks off Carnival with win in Champagne Classic

Brazen Beau kicks off Carnival with win in Champagne Classic

10 May, 2014

The all-conquering Chris Waller stable kicked off the Brisbane Winter Carnival with Brazen Beau taking out the Group 2 $175,000 Bollinger Champagne Classic (1200m) at Doomben today.

Brazen Beau will now head to the Sires Produce Stakes after winning Champagne Classic. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Brazen Beau ($6.50) with top Sydney jockey Nash Rawiller in …

Pressday runner up in first US start

Pressday runner up in first US start

10 Feb, 2012

The former Chris Waller trained Pressday finished 2nd in a $60,000 Claiming race at Santa Anita (1300m) in the United States today.

The four year old was having his first outing for US trainer John Sadler after being sent  to America after having bled at last Australia start.

“He was a top horse before going …

Pressday Flies Aussie Flag In American Campaign

Pressday Flies Aussie Flag In American Campaign

19 Dec, 2011

Previous champion two-year-old Pressday is currently preparing to make his debut appearance in America in the early part of next year.

The now four-year-old is due to have his first run at Santa Anita Park, which is located outside Los Angeles in California.

The Domesday entire has been transferred to John Sadler, who is one …

Pressday’s Retirement Appears Imminent After Bleeding Attack

Pressday’s Retirement Appears Imminent After Bleeding Attack

13 Sep, 2011

Group 1 winner Pressday will likely be retired after a bleeding attack

Four-year-old entire Pressday’s career remains in doubt after he suffered from a bleeding attack during last Saturday’s tenth place finish in the Sebring Sprint at Rosehill.

The bleed, which was present in both nostrils, will result in an automatic three month ban from …

Pressday Is Waller’s Best Sebring Sprint Hope

Pressday Is Waller’s Best Sebring Sprint Hope

7 Sep, 2011

Trainer Chris Waller's bet hope in the Sebring Sprint is Pressday

Trainer Chris Waller believes Pressday is his best hope of winning the Group 2 Sebring Sprint at Rosehill Racecourse this Saturday.

Pressday finished seventh in his only other start this preparation and Waller believes he has improved greatly off that run.

Waller is also …

Waller’s Kingdom To Take Shape On Saturday

Waller’s Kingdom To Take Shape On Saturday

29 Aug, 2011

My Kingdom Of Fife will resume for the spring at Randwick

My Kingdom Of Fife will make his comeback for the spring this weekend when he contests the Chelmsford Stakes at Randwick over 1600m.

It will be a race well represented by the Chris Waller stable with three others also set to fly the flag …

Top Aussie Horses Give Bowman A Boost

Top Aussie Horses Give Bowman A Boost

12 Aug, 2011

Jockey Hugh Bowman has secured some good rides for the spring

Hugh Bowman hasn’t wasted any time since arriving back in Australia in trying to secure some good rides for over the spring period.

Bowman has trialled a number of horses which hold carnival aspirations and says he’s keen to start riding in big races …