News About: Rock Hero

Alpha Miss To Resume In Silver Shadow Stakes After Strong Trial Win

Alpha Miss To Resume In Silver Shadow Stakes After Strong Trial Win

4 Aug, 2014

Talented filly Alpha Miss is on track to return to the races in the Group 2 Silver Shadow Stakes (1200m) at Royal Randwick on August 23 after she recorded a strong barrier trial victory at Rosehill Gardens this morning.

Alpha Miss impressed onlookers with a strong barrier trial victory at Rosehill Gardens this morning. Photo …

Rock Hero Returns To Work After Wind Operation

Rock Hero Returns To Work After Wind Operation

1 Jul, 2014

Rock Hero has returned to work ahead of the 2014 Spring Racing Carnival after having a wind operation during his time in the spelling paddock.

Rock Hero has not been seen at the races since he finished a disappointing tenth in the 2014 Australian Guineas. Photo by: Steve Hart

Rock Hero started his 2014 Sydney …

Rock Hero needed hit out leading into Australian Guineas

Rock Hero needed hit out leading into Australian Guineas

25 Feb, 2014

Jockey Michael Rodd said that Rock Hero definitely needed the Cranbourne trial yesterday as his final hit out leading into the Group 1 $500,000 Australian Guineas (1600m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Rock Hero, orange colours, will appreciate the 1600m of the Australian Guineas. Photo by Steve Hart.

Rock Hero is still learning to gallop the …

Thunder Fantasy Wins Autumn Stakes In Impressive Style

Thunder Fantasy Wins Autumn Stakes In Impressive Style

8 Feb, 2014

Thunder Fantasy worked home strongly to record his maiden win at Group level in the 2014 Autumn Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield this afternoon.

Thunder Fantasy stamped himself as an Australia Guineas contender with a strong win in the Autumn Stakes at Caulfield this afternoon. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

The Lucky Owners colt finished …

Polanski out of Autumn Stakes

Polanski out of Autumn Stakes

8 Feb, 2014

Polanski’s Autumn opener has been put on hold after the Victoria Derby winner was a shock scratching for the Group 2 $220,000 Hyland Race Colours Autumn Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield today.

Victoria Derby winner Polanski is a shock scratching from the Autumn Stakes. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

The Robbie Laing trained three year …

Australian Guineas The Melbourne Target For Rock Hero

Australian Guineas The Melbourne Target For Rock Hero

7 Jan, 2014

Trainer David Payne has revealed that the Group 1 Australian Guineas (1600m) at Flemington on March 1 is the major target for Rock Hero during the 2014 Melbourne Festival Of Racing.

Rock Hero will begin his 2014 Autumn Racing Carnival campaign in the CS Hayes Stakes at Flemington on February 15. Photo by: Steve Hart…

No Victroia Derby for Rock Hero after Spring Champion Stakes

No Victroia Derby for Rock Hero after Spring Champion Stakes

12 Oct, 2013

Rosehill trainer David Payne has already ruled out a Victoria Derby start for Rock Hero even if he performs well in the Group 1 $400,000 Spring Champion Stakes (2000m) at Randwick today.

Rock Hero, orange, storms home to win the Dulcify Quality at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

Rock Hero has shown remarkable improvement over …

Complacent And Savvy Nature Set To Clash In The Spring Champion Stakes

Complacent And Savvy Nature Set To Clash In The Spring Champion Stakes

9 Oct, 2013

Darley colt Complacent will be chasing his third straight win when he contests the Group 1 Spring Champion Stakes (2000m) at Royal Randwick on Saturday.

Complacent and Savvy Nature will face-off again in the Spring Champion Stakes at Royal Randwick on Saturday. Photo by: Steve Hart

Complacent started his racing career with back-to-back second place …