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Barrier draw to decide if Faraway Town runs in Sunshine Coast Guineas

Barrier draw to decide if Faraway Town runs in Sunshine Coast Guineas

28 Jun, 2017

Today’s barrier draw for the Group 3 $125,000 XXXX Sunshine Coast Guineas (1600m) will determine if Sydney filly Faraway Town heads to the Sunshine Coast on Saturday or stays home.

Faraway Town ran third to Yankee Rose, above, in the 2016 Inglis Sires’ at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

Warwick Farm trainer Matthew Smith has …

Grand Prix Stakes fancy Order Again can pencil in a Queensland Derby spot

Grand Prix Stakes fancy Order Again can pencil in a Queensland Derby spot

26 May, 2017

Promising staying three year old Order Again can pencil in a spot in the Queensland Derby with another impressive performance in the Group 3 $150,000 Mullins Lawyers Grand Prix Stakes (2200m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Larry Cassidy, above, rides Order Again in the Grand Prix Stakes at Eagle Farm. Photo by Daniel Costello.

The …

Shocking Luck early favourite for Grand Prix Stakes

Shocking Luck early favourite for Grand Prix Stakes

24 May, 2017

Hong Kong bound Shocking Luck has been installed the early favourite for the Group 3 $150,000 Mullins Lawyers Grand Prix Stakes (2200m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Kiwi jockey Opie Bosson, above on Rosehill Guineas winner Gingernuts, will ride Shocking Luck in the Grand Prix Stakes at Eagle Farm. Photo by Steve Hart.

The Stephen …

Cummings Confirmed As New Head Trainer for Godolphin Australia

Cummings Confirmed As New Head Trainer for Godolphin Australia

23 May, 2017

James Cummings has been confirmed as the new head trainer of the Godolphin Australia operation and will officially take the reins on July 8th.

Cummings saddled Prized Icon to win the Group 1 Victoria Derby in spring. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Cummings has enjoyed many accolades throughout his training career since he entered …

Two derby winners among nominations for Grand Prix Stakes

Two derby winners among nominations for Grand Prix Stakes

22 May, 2017

Victoria Derby winner Prized Icon and South Australian Derby winner Volatile Mix are among the nominations for Group 3 $150,000 Mullins Lawyers Grand Prix Stakes (2200m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Prized Icon, above, is among the nominations for the Grand Prix Stakes at Eagle Farm. Photo by Steve Hart.

Twenty-five three year olds have …

Champagne Stakes An Option For Fernhill Handicap Winner Whispered Secret

Champagne Stakes An Option For Fernhill Handicap Winner Whispered Secret

8 Apr, 2017

The 2017 Champagne Stakes is an option for talented filly Whispered Secret after she claimed an impressive victory in the 2017 Fernhill Handicap at Royal Randwick this morning.

Whispered Secret claimed the biggest win of her racing career to date in the 2017 Fernhill Handicap. Photo by: Steve Hart

Whispered Secret was caught wide throughout …

So Si Bon at his top for Australian Derby

So Si Bon at his top for Australian Derby

31 Mar, 2017

Trainer Robbie Laing has So Si Bon at his top for the clash against the Kiwi three year olds in the Group 1 $2m BMW Australian Derby (2400m) at Randwick on day one of ‘The Championships’ on Saturday.

Kerrin McEvoy, above, rides So Si Bon in the Australian Derby at Randwick. Photo by Race Horse …

Prized Icon at his best for the 2400m of the Australian Derby

Prized Icon at his best for the 2400m of the Australian Derby

28 Mar, 2017

Recent racing will ensure that Victoria Derby winner Prized Icon will strip in prime condition to run out a strong 2400m in the Group 1 $2m BMW Australian Derby at Randwick on day one of ‘The Championships’ on Saturday.

Prized Icon, above, is ready to run a strong 2400m in the Australian Derby at Randwick. …

13 to contest 2017 Australian Derby

13 to contest 2017 Australian Derby

28 Mar, 2017

The Kiwis have a great chance to win a third straight Group 1 $2m BMW Australian Derby (2400m) at Randwick on day one of ‘The Championhips’ on Saturday with last start winners Gingernuts and Jon Snow headlining the 2017 thirteen horse field.

Kiwi Gingernuts, above, will line up in the 2017 AustrSteve Hart.alian Derby at …

Australian Derby Likely For Jon Snow After Tulloch Stakes Win

Australian Derby Likely For Jon Snow After Tulloch Stakes Win

25 Mar, 2017

Jon Snow is set to back-up in the 2017 Australian Derby next weekend after he made his Australian racing debut with an impressive victory in the Tulloch Stakes at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon.

Jon Snow was too good for his rivals in the 2017 Tulloch Stakes at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon. Photo by: Steve Hart…