News About: Roger James

Romantic Maid Queensland Oaks bound after Randwick win

Romantic Maid Queensland Oaks bound after Randwick win

19 May, 2016

The Roger James trained Romantic Maid stamped herself as a serious contender for the Group 1 $500,000 Treasury Casino & Hotel Queensland Oaks (2400m) at Eagle Farm on June 4 with an authoritative win at Randwick on Wednesday.

Imposing Lass, above, is the current favourite for the Queensland Oaks at Eagle Farm. Photo by Steve …

James Hopeful of The Roses Start for Romantic Maid

James Hopeful of The Roses Start for Romantic Maid

17 May, 2016

While anything but a ‘sure thing’ to line up for the Group 2 fillies’ feature at Doomben on Saturday, Kiwi trainer Roger James is pleased with the condition of Romantic Maid in the lead-up to The Roses (2000m).

Roger James is hopeful Romantic Maid will gain a start in The Roses at Doomben on Saturday. …

Silent Achiever feeling good for Doomben Cup

Silent Achiever feeling good for Doomben Cup

8 May, 2015

Trainer Roger James is confident that his quality mare Silent Achiever has taken no harm from a recent colic attack and is one hundred per cent fit to take her place in the Group 1 $650,000 The Bundaberg Rum Doomben Cup (2000m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Top Kiwi mare Silent Achiever is back in top …

Silent Achiever Likely To Contest Doomben Cup

Silent Achiever Likely To Contest Doomben Cup

5 May, 2015

Trainer Roger James has revealed that Silent Achiever is likely to have what could be the final race start of her career in the 2015 Doomben Cup this weekend.

Silent Achiever impressed Roger James with her effort in trackwork this morning as she builds towards the 2015 Doomben Cup. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia…

Silent Achiever’s career at crossroads, decision to be made on her future

Silent Achiever’s career at crossroads, decision to be made on her future

28 Apr, 2015

Multiple Group 1 winning Kiwi mare Silent Achiever could have run her last race with Cambridge trainer Roger James saying a decision on her future will be made next week.

A decision on multiple Gi winner Silent Achiever’s future will be made early next week. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Silent Achiever ran the …

James Sceptical Of Silent Achiever’s Hollindale Stakes Chances

James Sceptical Of Silent Achiever’s Hollindale Stakes Chances

24 Apr, 2015

Trainer Roger James has revealed that he has doubts over the winning chances of Silent Achiever in the 2015 Hollindale Stakes and he believes that the talented mare will take benefit from the run heading to the Group 1 Doomben Cup (2000m) on May 9.

Silent Achiever has not recorded a race win since she …

Silent Achiever At Her Best For Hollindale Stakes

Silent Achiever At Her Best For Hollindale Stakes

23 Apr, 2015

Silent Achiever has not recorded a race win for over a year, but trainer Roger James is happy with her form heading into the 2015 Hollindale Stakes at the Gold Coast on Saturday.

Silent Achiever has the chance to return to winning form in the 2015 Hollindale Stakes at the Gold Coast on Saturday. Photo …

Hollindale Stakes An Option For Silent Achiever

Hollindale Stakes An Option For Silent Achiever

15 Apr, 2015

Trainer Roger James has confirmed that talented mare Silent Achiever will return to Australia for a 2015 Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival campaign if she performs well in a trackwork gallop on Saturday.

Silent Achiever could make the trip to Brisbane for the Hollindale Stakes and the Doomben Cup. Photo by: Steve Hart

Silent Achiever returned …

The BMW 2015: Quick Back-Up No Issue For Silent Achiever

The BMW 2015: Quick Back-Up No Issue For Silent Achiever

25 Mar, 2015

Silent Achiever will have her second race start in the space of the week when she contests the 2015 The BMW at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday and trainer Roger James believes that the quick back-up may actually be a positive for his star mare.

Silent Achiever will defend her title in the 2015 The BMW …

Ranvet Stakes In Right Distance Range For Silent Achiever

Ranvet Stakes In Right Distance Range For Silent Achiever

18 Mar, 2015

Trainer Roger James is confident that talented mare Silent Achiever is a genuine chance of defending her Ranvet Stakes title in the 2015 edition of the race at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday.

Silent Achiever defeated Carlton House to win the 2014 edition of the Ranvet Stakes. Photo by: Steve Hart

Silent Achiever returned to racing …