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Geelong Classic Ideal for Pretty Punk

Geelong Classic Ideal for Pretty Punk

19 Oct, 2016

South Australian trainer Leon Macdonald is confident that Pretty Punk will continue her impressive run of form through this afternoon’s Group 3 Geelong Classic (2200m) and subsequently earn a start in the Crown Oaks (2500m) on November 3rd.

Pretty Punk will leave from barrier 6 in this afternoon’s Geelong Classic. Photo: Jenny Barnes…

Lindop closing in on milestone at Murray Bridge

Lindop closing in on milestone at Murray Bridge

14 Jul, 2015

South Australia’s leading jockey Clare Lindop is closing in a personal milestone when she heads to Murray Bridge for four rides on Wednesday.

Clare Lindop above winning on the Leon Macdonald and Andrew Gluyas trained Royal Rumble at Morphettville. Photo by Jenny Barnes.

Lindop has ridden ninety-seven winners for the 2014 – 2015 racing season …

Kavanagh has Spring hopes for Moonee Valley first starters

Kavanagh has Spring hopes for Moonee Valley first starters

20 Jun, 2014

Flemington trainer Mark Kavanagh is going to a mid-winter meeting at Moonee Valley on Saturday with high Spring Carnival expectations for his two first starters Magicool and Zimbabwe.

Trainer Mark Kavanagh, above, has Spring hopes for his first starters Magicool and Zimbabwe. Photo by Taron Clarke.

The two well-bred youngsters will debut in the $80,000 …

Clare Lindop Close To Race Riding Return

Clare Lindop Close To Race Riding Return

18 Jun, 2014

Popular jockey Clare Lindop is hoping that she will be able to return to race riding in July as she continues to rebuild her fitness after breaking 15 ribs on Adelaide Cup Day on March 10.

Lindop is hoping to be back riding winners in July. Photo by: Jenny Barnes

Lindop was riding Gamblin’ Guru …

Super Cool is the right horse for Victoria Derby

Super Cool is the right horse for Victoria Derby

31 Oct, 2012

Trainer Mark Kavanagh knows that he has the right three year old in Super Cool to win the Group 1 $1.5m AAMI Victoria Derby (2500m) at Flemington but is not getting over excited until start time on Saturday.

Super Cool. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Super Cool came into Derby calculations with an upset …

Perfect Punch – Derby riding tactics change

Perfect Punch – Derby riding tactics change

29 Oct, 2011

Trainer Leon Macdonald’s Victoria Derby hope Perfect Punch will be ridden further back in the field than normal in today’s big race.

Macdonald who won the 2011 Caulfield Cup with Southern Speed is hoping for another major with the Starcraft three year old.

Perfect Punch has drawn barrier 13 and will be ridden by Clare …

Rebel Raider Retired To Carin Park Stud

Rebel Raider Retired To Carin Park Stud

31 Aug, 2011

Rebel Raider has been retired to stud

Six-year-old Rebel Raider has been retired to stand at stud at the newly established Southern Victorian Thoroughbred Stud Carin Park.

The Reset stallion began his career as a two-year-old when he burst onto the scene to win the Group 3 Darley Sires’ Produce Stakes in just his second …

Lindop Content With Rebels First Up Raid

Lindop Content With Rebels First Up Raid

9 Aug, 2011

Rebel Raider (pictured at Flemington) has has finished a credible fourth first up at Morphetville

It wasn’t quite the dream comeback they were hoping for but it was pretty close to it on the weekend when Rebel Raider made a successful return after a year out of the game.

The now six year old ran …

Unwanted Rebel Raider Back To Prove A Point

Unwanted Rebel Raider Back To Prove A Point

22 Jun, 2011

Group 1 winner Rebel Raider will return to racing after failing to find a place at stud

It’s a sad picture painted of Australian breeding when a proven Group 1 stayer can’t find a spot at stud anywhere in the country.

It seems highly unlikely but that’s exactly the scenario which faced Leon Macdonald and …