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McDonald Pleased With Holler Ahead of Diamond Jubilee Stakes

McDonald Pleased With Holler Ahead of Diamond Jubilee Stakes

17 Jun, 2016

Jockey James McDonald has been thrilled with the form shown by Holler since his arrival in the UK and is confident the three-year-old will prove tough to beat in the Group 1 Diamond Jubilee Stakes (1207m) at Royal Ascot this weekend.

Holler is primed for a big performance in the Diamond Jubilee Stakes at Royal …

Hawkbill the best of Godolphin’s 3 in Tercentenary Stakes

Hawkbill the best of Godolphin’s 3 in Tercentenary Stakes

16 Jun, 2016

Three year old Hawkbill is the best of Godolphin’s three runners in the Group 3 £90,000 Tercentenary Stakes (1 mile, 2 furlongs) at Royal Ascot in England today.

Hawkbill will carry the royal blue colours of Godolphin in the Tercentenary Stakes at Royal Ascot. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Trainer Charlie Appleby will saddle …

2016 TJ Smith Stakes Results: Chautauqua Outstanding

2016 TJ Smith Stakes Results: Chautauqua Outstanding

2 Apr, 2016

Chautauqua produced a simply outstanding turn-of-foot to record a devastating victory in the 2016 TJ Smith Stakes at Royal Randwick this afternoon.

Chautauqua swept home late to record an outstanding victory in the 2016 TJ Smith Stakes. Photo by: Steve Hart

Jockey Tommy Berry settled Chautauqua at the tail of the field in the early …

Royal Ascot On The Agenda For Delectation

Royal Ascot On The Agenda For Delectation

21 Jan, 2016

A trip to the United Kingdom for the 2016 Royal Ascot meeting is on the agenda for Darley Classic winner Delectation if he performs at his best during his upcoming autumn campaign.

Delectation upset Chautauqua to win the 2015 edition of the Darley Classic. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Delectation was included in the nominations …

Winx Set To Trial On Tuesday

Winx Set To Trial On Tuesday

14 Jan, 2016

Principal owner Peter Tighe has revealed that Cox Plate winner Winx will contest a barrier trial at Rosehill Gardens on Tuesday as she builds towards the start of her 2016 Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival campaign.

Winx could not have been more impressive when she took out the 2015 edition of the Cox Plate. Photo by: …

Vancouver To Join Aidan O’Brien

Vancouver To Join Aidan O’Brien

12 Jan, 2016

2015 Golden Slipper winner Vancouver is set to leave Australia and will continue his racing career under the care of Aidan O’Brien in Ireland.

Vancouver will not race again in Australia and will continue his racing career in Ireland. Photo by: Steve Hart

Vancouver made his racing debut with an impressive victory in the Listed …

2015 Winterbottom Stakes Results: Buffering Wins Again

2015 Winterbottom Stakes Results: Buffering Wins Again

21 Nov, 2015

Evergreen sprinter Buffering led from start to finish to record his sixth Group 1 victory in the 2015 Winterbottom Stakes at Ascot this afternoon.

Buffering (pictured winning the Schillaci Stakes) led from start to finish to record another Group 1 victory in the 2015 Winterbottom Stakes.

Buffering was extremely well-backed in the lead-up to the …

2015 Manikato Stakes Results: Chautauqua Far Too Good

2015 Manikato Stakes Results: Chautauqua Far Too Good

23 Oct, 2015

Chautauqua stamped himself as the best sprinter in the world with an arrogant victory in the 2015 Manikato Stakes at Moonee Valley tonight.

Chautauqua was far too good for his rivals in the 2015 Manikato Stakes at Moonee Valley overnight. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Chautauqua showed his typical lack of tactical speed and he …

Trip To Paris Needs Pace In Caulfield Cup Field

Trip To Paris Needs Pace In Caulfield Cup Field

13 Oct, 2015

Travelling foremen Robin Trevor-Jones believes that Trip To Paris needs there to be plenty of pace in the 2015 Caulfield Cup field to be any chance in the $3.15 million race that will be held at Caulfield this weekend.

Glyn Schofield will ride Trip To Paris in the 2015 Caulfield Cup if Quest For More …

Bold Sniper An Unknown Quantity In Heatherlie Stakes

Bold Sniper An Unknown Quantity In Heatherlie Stakes

27 Aug, 2015

Her Majesty The Queen Of England-owned Bold Sniper will make his Australian racing debut in the 2015 Heatherlie Stakes and co-trainer David Hayes does not know what to expect from the imported stayer in the Listed event.

Extra Zero (outside) is one of three David Hayes-trained gallopers that been included in the 2015 Heatherlie Stakes …