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Viking Legend Faces Caulfield Cup Audition

Viking Legend Faces Caulfield Cup Audition

1 Sep, 2011

The 2011 Caulfield Cup may still be months away but tomorrow could be make it or break it time for the Ross Simpson and Tracey Barnes trained Viking Legend.

The five year old gelding will line up in the Wyong Cup and his performance there will dictate to connections what type of spring path he …

Viking Legend To Prove Quality In Winter Stakes

Viking Legend To Prove Quality In Winter Stakes

14 Jul, 2011

Viking Legend will be one of the most anticipated runners at Rosehill Gardens with his Saturday with his performance in the Listed Winter Stakes crucial to his spring ambitions.

The horse is touted as a potential runner in some of the big events in Sydney and Melbourne later in the year but he needs to …

O’Brien Could Become Legend With 1st QLD Start

O’Brien Could Become Legend With 1st QLD Start

30 Jun, 2011

He’s been riding on the New South Wales Central Coast since 1997 but amazingly Chris O’Brien has never once had a race start in Queensland.

The former New Zealand apprentice will change that this weekend though when he climbs aboard Viking Legend in the $200,000 Listed Glasshouse Handicap at the Sunshine Coast.

O’Brien is probably …