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Whittington Unlikely To Take Place In Concorde Stakes Field

Whittington Unlikely To Take Place In Concorde Stakes Field

4 Sep, 2014

Trainer Chris Waller has revealed that Whittington is unlikely to take his place in the 2014 Concorde Stakes due to concerns about the Royal Randwick track.

Whittington is unlikely to make his debut for the Waller stable in the Concorde Stakes. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Whittington joined the Waller stable at the end of his …

Fred Best Classic Field Packed With Talent

Fred Best Classic Field Packed With Talent

14 May, 2014

The 2014 Fred Best Classic is not the feature race at Doomben on Saturday, but is set to be the most exciting; with sixteen talented gallopers as well as three emergencies included in the acceptances for the Group 3 event.

Dothraki will be chasing his second straight win when he contests the 2014 Fred Best …

Dothraki Holds On To Win Gold Coast Guineas

Dothraki Holds On To Win Gold Coast Guineas

3 May, 2014

Dothraki held-off a fast finishing Safeguard and Palmera Lad to win the 2014 Gold Coast Guineas by the narrowest of margins at the Gold Coast this afternoon.

Dothraki secures a narrow victory in the 2014 Gold Coast Guineas. Photo by Daniel Costello

Dothraki stormed clear from the rest of the field when asked for an …

Bounding To Make Australian Racing Debut In Royal Sovereign Stakes

Bounding To Make Australian Racing Debut In Royal Sovereign Stakes

15 Apr, 2014

Talented New Zealand filly Bounding has been included in the 2014 Royal Sovereign Stakes field and is set to make her Australian racing debut in the Group 2 event at Royal Randwick on Saturday.

Sidestep will take on talented Kiwi mare Bounding in the 2014 Royal Sovereign Stakes at Royal Randwick on Saturday. Photo by: …

Waller Believes Heart Testa Deserves Listed Win In Razor Sharp Handicap

Waller Believes Heart Testa Deserves Listed Win In Razor Sharp Handicap

12 Dec, 2013

Trainer Chris Waller believes that the consistent Heart Testa deserves to break through for his maiden win at Listed level in the Razor Sharp Handicap(1150m) at the Randwick Kensington track on Saturday.

Trainer Chris Waller is confident that Heart Testa can turn-the-tables on Zaratone in the Razor Sharp Handicap in Sydney on Saturday. Photo by: …

Baker Happy With Razor Sharp Handicap Track Switch

Baker Happy With Razor Sharp Handicap Track Switch

10 Dec, 2013

The majority of Sydney trainers are fuming about the Villiers Stakes meeting this Saturday being transferred from the Randwick course proper to the Kensington track but Bjorn Baker is delighted that the Listed Razor Sharp Handicap will now be run over 1150 metres at the smaller track.

Zaratone is chasing his second straight win at …

Master Harry could surprise in Starlight Stakes

Master Harry could surprise in Starlight Stakes

29 Nov, 2013

A forward showing by Master Harry in the Listed $100,000 Blackwoods Alemlube Starlight Stakes (1100m) at Rosehill on Saturday wouldn’t surprise Randwick trainer Ron Quinton.

A win by Master Harry, above, in the Starlight Stakes won't surprise trainer Ron Quinton. Photo by Steve Hart.

Even though Quinton says that Master Harry is not fully wound …

Safeguard To Contest Starlight Stakes

Safeguard To Contest Starlight Stakes

27 Nov, 2013

Enigmatic colt Safeguard will run in the Listed Starlight Stakes (1100m) at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday; with trainer Peter Snowden keen to get more racing into the legs of the inconsistent three-year-old.

Safeguard will have two starts during the Sydney Summer Sprint Series before heading to the spelling paddock. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia…

Va Pensiero To Make Melbourne Debut In The Blue Sapphire Stakes

Va Pensiero To Make Melbourne Debut In The Blue Sapphire Stakes

10 Oct, 2013

Underrated colt Va Pensiero will make his Melbourne racing debut when he contests the Blue Sapphire Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Va Pensiero will face a strong field in the Blue Sapphire Stakes at Caulfield on Saturday. Photo by: Steve Hart

Va Pensiero was a giant-killer in the early stages of the 2013 Sydney …

Charlie Boy To Head To Caulfield Guineas After Danehill Stakes Victory

Charlie Boy To Head To Caulfield Guineas After Danehill Stakes Victory

7 Sep, 2013

Classy colt Charlie Boy finally lived up to his potential to record an impressive victory over a strong field in the Group 2 Danehill Stakes (1200m) at Flemington.

Charlie Boy stamped himself as a Caulfield Guineas contender with a strong victory in the Danehill Stakes at Flemington. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Charlie Boy …