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Smoko Ready For Clash With Barakey In Goodwood Sprint

Smoko Ready For Clash With Barakey In Goodwood Sprint

21 Aug, 2014

Smoko will face the toughest challenge of his career to date when he takes on Barakey in the Listed Goodwood Sprint (1300m) at Belmont on Saturday, but trainer Ross Price is happy with the condition of the talented sprinter heading into the $100,000 race.

Smoko will head towards the Winterbottom Stakes and a likely clash …

Smoko Could Meet Barakey In Goodwood Sprint

Smoko Could Meet Barakey In Goodwood Sprint

12 Aug, 2014

The Listed Goodwood Sprint (1300m) at Belmont on August 23 could feature a highly anticipated clash between Perth’s leading sprinters Smoko and Barakey.

Smoko bounced back from his unlucky defeat in the Listed Beaufine Stakes (1000m) at Belmont on July 12 with a dominant three lengths victory in the Listed Belmont Newmarket (1200m) at the …

Smoko Firing in Perth

Smoko Firing in Perth

25 Jun, 2013

The city that is home to Black Caviar’s understudy Hay List may have unearthed another star.

Raw gelding Smoko had Perth’s racing community buzzing on Saturday when he comfortably led all the way to claim the Tabtouch.mobi Handicap (1000m) by five lengths at Belmont Park.

The dominant display was the second time the sprinter has …

Perth Unveils Smoking New Speedster

Perth Unveils Smoking New Speedster

30 May, 2013

The latest sprint sensation from the west may have been unveiled on Wednesday, with three-year-old gelding Smoko producing a thrilling debut performance.

The Ross and Clint Price-trained galloper blitzed his rivals by four lengths in the Ozbet.com.au Handicap (1000m), clocking a slick time of 56.94 seconds at Belmont Park.

Leading from start to finish, Smoko’s …

Like An Eagle passes away at Moonee Valley – Damien Oliver hospitalised

Like An Eagle passes away at Moonee Valley – Damien Oliver hospitalised

2 Mar, 2012

Last start winner Like An Eagle (pictured winning the Hareeba Stakes) has reportedly passed away after a fall at Moonee Valley

Promising WA sprinter Like An Eagle has reportedly passed away after suffering a terrible fall in Race 6 at Moonee Valley tonight.

Jockey Damien Oliver was reported to be conscious, talking and able to …