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Diamond Jubilee Concerns Plague Sea Siren

Diamond Jubilee Concerns Plague Sea Siren

14 Jun, 2013

Sea Siren is currently preparing for her run in the Group 1 Diamond Jubilee Stakes at England’s Royal Ascot, however, her team have already voiced their concerns about the race.

The Fastnet Rock mare will be looking to reproduce the efforts of Black Caviar in last year’s Diamond Jubilee when she runs over 1,200 metres …

Shamexpress Primed For King Stand Stakes Onslaught

Shamexpress Primed For King Stand Stakes Onslaught

14 Jun, 2013

Shamexpress is on track to represent Australia in the Group 1 King Stand Stakes at Royal Ascot this Tuesday.

The O’Reilly colt will be having his first start since winning the Group 1 Newmarket Handicap at Flemington in March.

Shamexpress (outside) will run in Tuesday's King Stand Stakes at Royal Ascot. Picture by Sarah Ebbett.…

Black Caviar Back On Track For Spring Campaign

Black Caviar Back On Track For Spring Campaign

26 Jun, 2012

Retirement does not beckon after all for super mare Black Caviar, with the five-year-old mare being aimed at a Melbourne spring campaign later this year.

Black Caviar - photo by Sarah Ebbett

The champion mare shocked Australia when she won the Diamond Jubilee Stakes by just the narrowest of margins in England on Saturday.

Expecting …

Luke Nolen Arrives In England Ahead Of Black Caviar Ride

Luke Nolen Arrives In England Ahead Of Black Caviar Ride

19 Jun, 2012

Luke Nolen has arrived at Newmarket Racecourse in time to take part in Black Caviar’s final track work before her English debut this weekend.

Luke Nolen has arrived in England to ride Black Caviar - photo © Steven Dowden

The jockey, who has become famous for his association with the superstar mare, will ride Black …

Black Caviar’s Rivals Remain Unknown In Diamond Jubilee

Black Caviar’s Rivals Remain Unknown In Diamond Jubilee

19 Jun, 2012

Black Caviar will line up for the Diamond Jubilee Stakes at Royal Ascot this Saturday, however, the large majority of her competitors still remain a mystery.

Black Caviar preparing for her Royal Ascot run at Newmarket - photo © Sarah Ebbett

Trainer Peter Moody is yet to find out who will take on the super …

Ortensia Chases King Stand Stakes Victory

Ortensia Chases King Stand Stakes Victory

14 Jun, 2012

Australian mare Ortensia is ready to continue her overseas campaign at Royal Ascot when she lines up for the Grade 1 King Stand Stakes.

Ortensia is chasing victory in the Kings Stand Stakes - photo © Taron Clarke

The six-year-old mare will be looking to add another overseas win to her collection after winning the …

Timeform Predicts Black Caviar Will Annihilate Ascot Rivals

Timeform Predicts Black Caviar Will Annihilate Ascot Rivals

7 Jun, 2012

With Black Caviar currently en route to take on the world in England, Timeform has issued an ominous warning to her competitors.

Timeform has studied the Grade 1 Diamond Jubilee Stakes at Ascot and concluded that the champion mare will once again stride away from her opposition to claim a convincing victory.

Timeform has predicted …

Black Caviar Completes Final Australian Hit-Out

Black Caviar Completes Final Australian Hit-Out

4 Jun, 2012

Black Caviar has completed her final trackwork at Caulfield this morning before her long awaited trip to England on Wednesday.

The five-year-old mare pleased jockey Luke Nolen as she easily travelled the set 1,00 metre gallop.

Black Caviar has completed her final trackwork before leaving for England - photo © Taron Clarke

Nolen is looking …

Black Caviar Readied For English Campaign

Black Caviar Readied For English Campaign

29 May, 2012

The much anticipated trip to England is edging ever closer for Black Caviar, who is currently partaking in her final few track gallops before the journey.

Black Caviar is scheduled to leave for England next Wednesday for her first run in the Grade 1 Diamond Jubilee at Royal Ascot on June 23.

Black Caviar will …

Toorak Toff Impressive Ahead Of Newmarket Handicap

Toorak Toff Impressive Ahead Of Newmarket Handicap

6 Mar, 2012

Toorak Toff’s chances in Saturday’s Newmarket Handicap at Flemington appear to have increased after he produced a thrilling jump out this morning.

The four-year-old managed to outsprint the likes of Waratah’s Secret, Emerald Downs and Rock Classic in the 800 metre race.

Toorak Toff will be attempting to win the Group 1 Newmarket Handicap in …