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Catkins Retired From Racing

Catkins Retired From Racing

1 Mar, 2016

Connections have elected to retire popular mare Catkins after she failed to impress in a barrier trial at Rosehill Gardens yesterday morning.

Catkins finished her racing career with 16 wins from 38 race starts. Photo by: Steve Hart

Waller elected to trial Catkins after she failed to beat home a single runner in the Group …

Royal Descent Retired From Racing

Royal Descent Retired From Racing

2 Feb, 2016

Consistent mare Royal Descent has been retired from racing after suffering a mild tendon strain.

Royal Descent scored the biggest win of her racing career to date in the 2013 Australian Oaks. Photo by Steve Hart

Royal Descent was included in the nominations for the Group 1 Australian Cup (2000m) that were released last week …

Australian Cup Early Autumn Target for Preferment

Australian Cup Early Autumn Target for Preferment

13 Jan, 2016

The Group 1 $1.5m Australian Cup (2000m) at Flemington on March 12 is the early Autumn Carnival target for 2014 Victoria Derby winner Preferment.

Preferment, above, is being prepared for the G1 Australian Cup at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Preferment has returned from a unsuccessful trip to Hong Kong that saw him run …

Stay With Me To be ridden quietly in Myer Classic

Stay With Me To be ridden quietly in Myer Classic

30 Oct, 2015

Thousand Guineas winner Stay With Me will be ridden quietly from a wide barrier in the Group 1 $500,000 Myer Classic (1600m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Stay With Me will be ridden quietly in the Myer Classic at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Stay With Me drew the outside of the fifteen horse field …

2015 Myer Classic Tips: Royal Descent The Horse To Beat

2015 Myer Classic Tips: Royal Descent The Horse To Beat

30 Oct, 2015

Racing expert Daniel O’Sullivan has Royal Descent on top of his 2015 Myer Classic tips and he believes that she is the class mare in the Group 1 event at Flemington tomorrow.

Royal Descent has been the best-backed runner in 2015 Myer Classic betting markets. Photo by: Steve Hart

Royal Descent has not raced in …

Myer Classic 2015: Abidewithme At Her Peak

Myer Classic 2015: Abidewithme At Her Peak

30 Oct, 2015

Trainer Peter Moody could not be happy with the condition of talented mare Abidewithme ahead of the 2015 Myer Classic at Flemington tomorrow.

Damien Oliver has been booked to ride Abidewithme in the 2015 Myer Classic at Flemington this weekend. Photo by: Adrienne Bicknell

Abidewithme made her Australian racing debut with a fast-finishing victory in …

Royal Descent freshened up for Myer Classic

Royal Descent freshened up for Myer Classic

30 Oct, 2015

Caulfield Cup failure Royal Descent has been freshened up and ready to take on the fillies and mares in the Group 1 $500,000 Myer Classic (1600m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Royal Descent can bounce back against the fillies and mares in the Myer Classic at Flemington. Photo by Steve Hart.

Trainer Chris Waller has reported …

Stay With Me On The Drift In Myer Classic Betting

Stay With Me On The Drift In Myer Classic Betting

30 Oct, 2015

Stay With Me has been on the drift in 2015 Myer Classic betting markets, but co-trainer David Hayes is still extremely confident about her chances in the Group 1 event at Flemington on Saturday.

Stay With Me remains on top of 2015 Myer Classic betting markets. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Stay With Me opened …

Solicit’s Myer Classic Odds Lengthen

Solicit’s Myer Classic Odds Lengthen

29 Oct, 2015

Solicit is out to 2015 Myer Classic odds of $21, but trainer Gerald Ryan remains confident that the talented mare is ready to run well in the Group 1 event at Flemington on Saturday.

Solicit was only narrowly denied by La Passe in the Tristarc Stakes. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Solicit returned to a …

Waller Happy With Myer Classic Duo

Waller Happy With Myer Classic Duo

28 Oct, 2015

Chris Waller has both Royal Descent and Amicus in the 2015 Myer Classic field and the leading trainer is happy with both mares ahead of the Group 1 event at Flemington on Saturday.

Royal Descent has the chance to return to winning form in the 2015 Myer Classic at Flemington on Saturday. Photo by: Steve …