News About: Raceway

Waterhouse Runners Impress Berry in Trials

Waterhouse Runners Impress Berry in Trials

17 Jan, 2013

Tommy Berry was left excited about the autumn at the Randwick trials this morning after putting a number of key Gai Waterhouse-trained gallopers through their paces.

Tommy Berry was left impressed by a number of high profile runners at the Randwick trials. Photo by: Taron Clarke.

Among the contingent Berry rode were import Glencadam Gold, …

Ichihara Dashes to Heritage Stakes Win

Ichihara Dashes to Heritage Stakes Win

22 Sep, 2012

Allan Denham-trained filly Ichihara returned to the form that made her a stakes winner as a two-year-old when serving up a dominant win in the Listed Heritage Stakes (1100m) at Randwick today.

Ichihara scores a dominant win in the Listed Heritage Stakes. Photo by: Steve Hart

The three-year-old got out of the gates well and …

Hong Kong’s top jockey Douglas Whyte to ride in Golden Slipper

Hong Kong’s top jockey Douglas Whyte to ride in Golden Slipper

28 Mar, 2012

Trainer John O’Shea has booked leading Hong Kong jockey Douglas Whyte to partner Shelford in the Group 1 $3.5m AAMI Golden Slipper (1200m) at Rosehill on April 7.

O’Shea is confident that Shelford will scrape into the Slipper field even though he is currently thirty-two in the order of entry with only $50,000 in prize …

Waterhouse looking to Golden Slipper with Randwick runners

Waterhouse looking to Golden Slipper with Randwick runners

16 Mar, 2012

Top Sydney trainer Gai Waterhouse will get a clearer view of her Golden Slipper hopes after the running of the two juvenile races at Randwick tomorrow.

Waterhouse rates the fillies so far this year as superior to the colts and geldings and has both gender racing at Randwick.

Waterhouse will saddle up the undefeated Raceway …

Raceway holds onto Golden Slipper favouritism

Raceway holds onto Golden Slipper favouritism

18 Feb, 2012

Two year old Raceway maintained his favouritism for the Group 1 $3.5m AAMI Golden Slipper  (1200m) at Rosehill on April 7 with a dominant but narrow win at Warwick Farm today.

Jockey Hugh Bowman was extremely confident before the race and rode the Gai Waterhouse youngster accordingly to record a close but soft win in …

Bowman retains ride on Raceway for Waterhouse

Bowman retains ride on Raceway for Waterhouse

6 Feb, 2012

Sydney’s leading jockey Hugh Bowman has retained the ride on the Gai Waterhouse trained Raceway in the lead up to the Autumn’s feature two year old races.

Bowman has been booked to ride the exciting two year old in the $100,000 Listed Canonbury Stakes (1100m) at Warwick Farm on February 18 and he is very …

Only One Waterhouse For Blue Diamond

Only One Waterhouse For Blue Diamond

20 Jan, 2012

Beware the backers of Raceway for the 2012 Blue Diamond Stakes, trainer Gai Waterhouse says her stable will only have one entrant in the race and it may not be him.

Raceway is currently a $4 favourite for the event but it’s stable mate No Looking Back at $15 that could be the better option.…

No Looking Back’s Owner Calls For Magic Millions Protest Review

No Looking Back’s Owner Calls For Magic Millions Protest Review

17 Jan, 2012

Three days after experiencing one of the most heartbreaking moments of his life, co-owner Luke Henderson is yet to come to terms with his Magic Millions 2YO Classic loss.

No Looking Back lost the $2 million race on a protest lodged by Driefontein’s rider Tommy Berry.

The young filly was deemed to have caused major …

Raceway Dubbed As Blue Diamond Stakes Chance

Raceway Dubbed As Blue Diamond Stakes Chance

9 Jan, 2012

Two-year-old Raceway has earned himself a shot at the Blue Diamond Series in Melbourne next month after winning his debut start last Saturday.

The promising young gelding won the Warwick Farm 100 Club Plate for two-year-olds by an impressive four lengths, despite being visibly green.

Trainer Gai Waterhouse was thrilled with Raceway’s first attempt on …

Dear Demi now or never to qualfy for MM

Dear Demi now or never to qualfy for MM

7 Jan, 2012

The 2006 Magic Millions Classic winning trainer Clarry Conners has turned to blinkers first time in a attempt to qualify Dear Demi for this year’s race via the Warwick Farm 100 Club Plate (1000m) in Sydney today.

Dear Demi, sits 22nd of the Classic order of entry with 16 horses and five emergencies to make …