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Bounding To Join Team Snowden

Bounding To Join Team Snowden

28 Apr, 2015

Talented Kiwi sprinter Bounding will continue her racing career in Australia under the care of Team Snowden.

Peter Snowden will have the opportunity to train Group 1 winning sprinter Bounding for the rest of her career. Photo by: Taron Clarke

Foot issues have plagued Bounding in 2015 and she has not been seen at the …

2014 Winterbottom Stakes Tips: Sidestep Good Value

2014 Winterbottom Stakes Tips: Sidestep Good Value

21 Nov, 2014

Ratings expert Adam Blencowe has Angelic Light on top of his 2014 Winterbottom Stakes tips, but he believes that Godolphin sprinter Sidestep represents the best value in the Group 1 event at Ascot tomorrow.

Sidestep is on of top of the Winterbottom Stakes tips of Racing and Sport’s Senior Handicap Adam Blencowe. Photo by: Steve …

Sidestep To Winterbottom Stakes

Sidestep To Winterbottom Stakes

11 Nov, 2014

Trainer John O’Shea has confirmed that Sidestep will make the trip to Perth to contest the 2014 Winterbottom Stakes at Ascot next weekend.

Sidestep has the chance to record a maiden win at Group 1 level in the 2014 Winterbottom Stakes. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Sidestep finished his 2014 Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival …

Cummings Excited By Shamalia Ahead Of Sheraco Stakes

Cummings Excited By Shamalia Ahead Of Sheraco Stakes

10 Sep, 2014

Co-trainer James Cummings is excited about the 2014 Spring Racing Carnival prospects of promising mare Shamalia ahead of her return to racing in the 2014 Sheraco Stakes at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday.

Shamalia will resume in the 2014 Sheraco Stakes at Rosehill Gardens this weekend. Photo by: Steve Hart

Shamalia has not been seen at …

Golden Pendant The Spring Target For Shamalia

Golden Pendant The Spring Target For Shamalia

30 Jul, 2014

Trainer James Cummings has revealed that the Group 3 Golden Pendant (1400m) at Rosehill Gardens on September 27 could be the major 2014 Spring Racing Carnival target for talented filly Shamalia.

Shamalia scored a narrow victory over Sidestep in the Fireball Stakes during the 2014 Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival. Photo by: Steve Hart

Shamalia has …

Dothraki To Improve In Fred Best Classic

Dothraki To Improve In Fred Best Classic

15 May, 2014

Dothraki started his 2014 Queensland Winter Racing Carnival campaign with a solid win in the Group 3 Gold Coast Guineas and trainer Gerald Ryan is expecting the talented colt to produce an ever stronger performance in the 2014 Fred Best Classicat Doomben on Saturday.

Dothraki will be chasing his second straight win when he contests …

Havana to run in Mick Dittman Plate

Havana to run in Mick Dittman Plate

9 May, 2014

Dual acceptor Havana will take his place in the Listed $100,000 Channel Seven Mick Dittman Plate (1110m) at Doomben on Saturday after being scratched from the Rosehill race meeting.

Havana will find the Mick Dittman Plate easier than running 6th to Sidestep, above, in the Royal Sovereign Stakes. Photo by Steve Hart.

Trainer Paul Messara …

Messara Confident Havana Will Run Well In Mick Dittman Plate

Messara Confident Havana Will Run Well In Mick Dittman Plate

7 May, 2014

Trainer Paul Messara has revealed that he is confident Havana will run well when he contests the 2014 Mick Dittman Plate at Doomben on Saturday.

Havana finished a luckless sixth behind Sidestep in the 2014 Royal Sovereign Stakes at his last start. Photo by: Steve Hart

Havana raced well without winning as a two-year-old and …

Schillacking Impresses Heathcote Ahead Of Mick Dittman Plate

Schillacking Impresses Heathcote Ahead Of Mick Dittman Plate

6 May, 2014

Schillacking will make his black type debut in the 2014 Mick Dittman Plate at Doomben on Saturday and trainer Robert Heathcote believes that there is a touch of class about the lightly-raced gelding.

Robert Heathcote has an extremely high opinion of Schillacking who will make his black type racing debut in the Mick Dittman Plate …

sidestep not to run in BTC Cup, out of Winter Carnival

sidestep not to run in BTC Cup, out of Winter Carnival

6 May, 2014

The back in-form Sidetstep won’t run in the Group 1 $400,000 Bundaberg Distilling Co. BTC Cup (1200m) at Doomben on Saturday and will be prepared for the Spring after succumbing to a leg injury.

Sidestep is out of the BTC Cup due to a leg injury. Photo by Steve Hart.

Sidestep is an untimely casualty …