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Foot abscess forces Viddora out of The Goodwood

Foot abscess forces Viddora out of The Goodwood

18 May, 2017

South Australia has been robbed of their best chance of a home town victory in Saturday’s Group 1 $1m Darley Goodwood (1200m) at Morphettville following the scratching of the in-form mare Viddora.

Viddora, above, has been scratched from The Goodwood at Morphettville.Photo by Jenny Barnes.

Viddora was withdrawn this morning after trainer Lloyd Kennewell reluctantly …

Viddora will be given another chance at G1 level in The Goodwood

Viddora will be given another chance at G1 level in The Goodwood

16 May, 2017

Locally trained mare Viddora will be given another chance to claim a Group 1 trophy when she lines on in the $1m Darley Goodwood (1200m) at Morphettville on Saturday.

Viddora, above, is a local chance for The Goodwood at Morphettville. Photo by Jenny Barnes.

Viddora made up plenty of ground late to run second to …

Rawiller to ride Sooboog in Doomben 10,000

Rawiller to ride Sooboog in Doomben 10,000

11 May, 2017

Top Victorian jockey Brad Rawiller will head to Queensland to ride longshot Sooboog in the Group 1 $700,000 James Boag’s Premium Doomben 10000 (1200m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Brad Rawiller, above, will ride Sooboog in the Doomben 10,000 at Doomben. Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.

Rawiller does a lot of the main riding for Victoria’s premiership …

Runway Star will need the run in Bletchingly Stakes

Runway Star will need the run in Bletchingly Stakes

26 Jul, 2016

Adelaide trained mare Runway Star will need the run when she steps out in the Group 3 $150,000 Bletchingly Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield on Saturday, according to her jockey Dom Tourneur.

Runway Star, above, will kick off her Spring Carnival campaign in the Bletchingly Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.

Tourneur was aboard Runway …

Runway Star earns a chance to tackle G1 Tatts Tiara

Runway Star earns a chance to tackle G1 Tatts Tiara

25 May, 2016

Last Saturday’s Morphettville winner Runway Star is a good chance of heading to Queensland to take on Group 1 company in the $500,000 Sky Racing Tattersall’s Club Tiara (1400m) at Eagle Farm on June 25.

Runway Star, above, is likey to head to Queensland for the Tattersall’s Club Tiara at Eagle Farm. Photo by Adrienne …

Gregers heads Bel Esprit Stakes ballot order

Gregers heads Bel Esprit Stakes ballot order

14 Apr, 2015

The Robert Sangster Stakes bound mare Gregers heads the ballot order for the Listed $120,000 Bel Esprit Stakes (1100m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Gregers heads the ballot order for the Bel Esprit Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Gregers will be having her second run this campaign on Saturday after running second …

Driefontein to chase Morphettville G1 double in the Goodwood

Driefontein to chase Morphettville G1 double in the Goodwood

28 Apr, 2014

Last Saturday’s Sportingbet Classic winner Driefontein is likely to to return to Morphettville in search of Group 1 winning double in the $500,000 The Tapestry Wines Goodwood (1200m) in two weeks.

Driefontein likely to return to Morphettville in search of a G1 double in the Goodwood. Photo by Jenny Barnes.

The Gai Waterhouse trained Driefontein …