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Doyle Plans to be back for Astern in The Galaxy

Doyle Plans to be back for Astern in The Galaxy

15 Feb, 2017

Injured jockey James Doyle plans to be back in the saddle to ride glamour colt Astern in the Group 1 $700,000 The Galaxy (1100m) at Rosehill on Golden Slipper Day March 18.

Injured jockey James Doyle, above winning on Veranillo in the Hinchinbrook Stakes at Randwick, plans to be back in the saddle on Golden …

James Doyle to  miss key Autumn rides with fractured hand

James Doyle to miss key Autumn rides with fractured hand

14 Feb, 2017

Godolphin’s stand in jockey James Doyle will miss several key rides over the 2017 Sydney Autumn Carnival after fracturing his right hand in a fall at Randwick on Monday.

James Doyle, above in the Godolphin royal blue colours winning on Veranillo, will miss several key Autumn Carnival rides because of a fractured hand. Photo by …

Hartnell on track for re-match with Winx in Apollo Stakes

Hartnell on track for re-match with Winx in Apollo Stakes

30 Jan, 2017

Godolphin’s high profile import Hartnell is on track for a re-match with Australia’s number one racehorse, glamour mare Winx, when they meet in the Group 2 $250,000 Apollo Stakes (1400m) at Randwick on February 11.

Hartnell, above, is on track to resume in the Apollo Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Hartnell was …

2017 Australian Cup Could Be Consensus for Kiwi Mare

2017 Australian Cup Could Be Consensus for Kiwi Mare

29 Dec, 2016

Melbourne’s Australian Cup 2017 in March could be on the cards for New Zealand-trained mare Consensus after her Group 1 win at home on Boxing Day.

Three-time Group 1 winner Volkstok’n’barrell (pictured) was beaten home in an upset by Consensus in the Zabeel Classic in NZ on Boxing Day. Photo: Steve Hart.

Trainer Stephen McKee …

Australian Cup 2017 Autumn target for Tosen Stardom

Australian Cup 2017 Autumn target for Tosen Stardom

8 Dec, 2016

Japanese import Tosen Stardom will be aimed towards the Group 1 $1.5m Australian Cup (2000m) at Flemington on March 11 in a bid to avoid clashing with super star Winx during the 2017 Autumn Carnival.

Premiership winning trainer Darren Weir, above, will aim Tosen Stardom towards the Australian Cup at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing …

The United States OK to back up in Emirates Stakes

The United States OK to back up in Emirates Stakes

4 Nov, 2016

Owner Lloyd Williams has given The United States a clean bill of health to back up in the Group 1 $2m Emirates Stakes (2000m) at Flemington on Saturday.

The United States, above, is good to back up in the Emirates Stakes at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The United States will be saddling up …

2016 Caulfield Cup fancy Order Of St George will struggle with 58kg

2016 Caulfield Cup fancy Order Of St George will struggle with 58kg

31 Aug, 2016

History says that equal top weight Order Of St George will struggle under the 58kg he was allocated in the Group 1 $3m BMW Caulfield Cup (2400m) at Caulfield on October 15.

The United States, above, is one of the favourites for the Caulfield Cup. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Prominent owner Lloyd Williams who …

13 In Aurie’s Star Handicap Field

13 In Aurie’s Star Handicap Field

3 Aug, 2016

The 2016 Aurie’s Star Handicap field has been released and 13 gallopers are set to contest the Group 3 event at Flemington on Saturday.

Escado is one of a number of talented gallopers that are set to return to the races in the Aurie’s Star Handicap at Flemington on Saturday. Photo by: Jenny Barnes

Smart …

New Lindsay Park partnership has 2 nominations for Aurie’s Star

New Lindsay Park partnership has 2 nominations for Aurie’s Star

1 Aug, 2016

The new Lindsay Park training partnership of David and Ben Hayes and Tom Dabernig have nominated Dibayani and Tashbeeh for the Group 3 $150,000 Aurie’s Star Handicap (1200m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Tashbeeh, above, is one of 2 Lindsay Park trained horses nominated for the Aurie’s Star Handicap at Flemington. Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.

David …

Blinkers go on Hauraki in Doomben Cup

Blinkers go on Hauraki in Doomben Cup

19 May, 2016

Trainer John O’Shea has put the blinkers on Hauraki to help his chances of securing his first Group 1 win in the $650,000 Hardy Brothers Doomben Cup (2000m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Hauraki will wear blinkers in the Doomben Cup at Doomben. Photo by Steve Hart.

Hauraki has been placed three times at Group 1 …