News About: Puccini

Pakenham Cup winner Pilote D’Essai to be set for the Australian Cup

Pakenham Cup winner Pilote D’Essai to be set for the Australian Cup

5 Dec, 2016

Pakenham Cup winner Pilote D’Essai will be set for the Group 1 $1.5m Australian Cup (2000m) at Flemington during the 2017 Melbourne Autumn Carnival.

Trainer David Hayes, above, will set Pakenham Cup winner Pilote D’Essai for the Australian Cup at Flemington. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

The Lindsay Park trained Pilote D’Essai was dominant …

Puccini to back up in Ipswich Cup

Puccini to back up in Ipswich Cup

17 Jun, 2016

Trainer Darren Weir said that Puccini is in fine order as he prepares to back up in the Listed $175,000 Channel 7 Ipswich Cup (2150m) at Ipswich on Saturday.

Maurus, above, will start the favourite in the Ipswich Cup at Ipswich. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Puccini went around in the Group 2 $300,000 Evergreen Turf …

Maurus draws outside barrier in Ipswich Cup

Maurus draws outside barrier in Ipswich Cup

15 Jun, 2016

Favourite Maurus has drawn the outside barrier in Listed $175,000 Channel 7 Ipswich Cup (2150m) at Ipswich on Saturday.

Maurus has drawn the outside barrier in the Ipswich Cup at Ipswich. Photo by Steve Hart.

Eleven horses accepted for the Ipswich Cup and the David Vandyke trained Maurus will need some early luck from the …

Puccini among a handful of nominations in Ipswich Cup

Puccini among a handful of nominations in Ipswich Cup

13 Jun, 2016

Tough stayer Puccini is among a handful of stayers nominated for the Listed $175,000 Channel 7 Ipswich Cup (2150m) at Ipswich on Saturday.

Maurus, above, is among the nominations for the Ipswich Cup at Ipswich. Photo by Steve Hart.

The Queensland Winter Carnival focuses on Ipswich this week but the Ipswich Turf Club has been …

Brisbane Cup favourite Real Love has to overcome wide barrier

Brisbane Cup favourite Real Love has to overcome wide barrier

8 Jun, 2016

Brisbane Cup favourite Real Love has to overcome an awkward barrier draw if she is to record a hat trick of wins at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Real Love, above, has drawn awkwardly in the Brisbane Cup at Eagle Farm. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Real Love has been undefeated at her two Brisbane Winter Carnival …

Puccini to go around in Eagle Farm Cup

Puccini to go around in Eagle Farm Cup

3 Jun, 2016

Former New Zealand Group 1 winner Puccini will go around in the Group 2 $250,000 Pages Event Equipment Hire Eagle Farm Cup (2200m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday even though he has questionable wet track form.

Puccini, above, maroon with white sleeves, was back in the prizemoney when second to Real Love, pink and white, …

Sir Moments Out Of Hollindale Stakes

Sir Moments Out Of Hollindale Stakes

7 May, 2016

Sir Moments has been scratched from the 2016 Hollindale Stakes at the Gold Coast this afternoon due to a foot injury.

Sir Moments has been ruled out of the Hollindale Staked due to a hoof problem. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Sir Moments was well supported in early Hollindale Stakes betting markets on the back of …

Money For Puccini In Villiers Stakes Betting

Money For Puccini In Villiers Stakes Betting

11 Dec, 2015

Puccini has been backed into 2015 Villiers Stakes odds of $12, but trainer Darren Weir believes that the inconsistent galloper will need plenty of luck to win the Group 2 event at Royal Randwick tomorrow.

Brad Rawiller has been booked to ride Puccini in the 2015 Villiers Stakes at Royal Randwick this weekend. Photo by: …

Hallowed Crown Still Favourite In Doncaster Mile Betting

Hallowed Crown Still Favourite In Doncaster Mile Betting

6 Apr, 2015

Hallowed Crown is currently available at 2015 Doncaster Mile odds of $6.50 and remains a narrow favourite in betting markets for the Group 1 event at Royal Randwick this afternoon.

Hallowed Crown is set to start the 2015 Doncaster Mile as a narrow favourite. Photo by: Steve Hart

Hallowed Crown has been Doncaster Mile favourite …

Puccini Included In Golden Mile Nominations

Puccini Included In Golden Mile Nominations

17 Mar, 2015

Puccini has been included in the 2015 Golden Mile nominations and is a genuine chance of contesting the Listed event at Bendigo on Saturday.

Jacquinot Bay is one of Puccini’s potential rivals in the 2015 Golden Mile at Bendigo this weekend. Photo by: Adrienne Bicknell

Puccini returned to Australian racing in the Group 1 Australian …