News About: Sam Clipperton

Mark Zahra picks up Manikato Stakes ride on English

Mark Zahra picks up Manikato Stakes ride on English

20 Oct, 2016

Melbourne jockey Mark Zahra has picked up the ride on Group 1 winning mare English in the Group 1 $1m Manikato Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley on Friday night.

Jockey Mark Zahra, above, has been called up to ride English in the Manikato Stakes at Moonee Valley. Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.

Zahra has been called …

Cox Plate jockey Joao Moreira grounded in Hong Kong

Cox Plate jockey Joao Moreira grounded in Hong Kong

20 Oct, 2016

Typhoon Haima has claimed its first Hong Kong victims with jockeys Joao Moreira and Sam Clipperton not being allowed to travel to Melbourne for the two day Cox Plate Carnival at Moonee Valley this weekend.

Hong Kong’s leading jockey Joao Moreira, above, will miss out on the ride on Vadamos in the Cox Plate at …

Typhoon Haima could blow the Cox Plate chances of Joao Moreira

Typhoon Haima could blow the Cox Plate chances of Joao Moreira

19 Oct, 2016

Typhoon Haima could blow the chances of leading Hong Kong jockey Joao Moreira claiming his first Cox Plate victory on French galloper Vadamos.

The Magic Man Joao Moreira, above, is booked to ride Vadamos in the Cox Plate at Moonee Valley. Photo by Sarah Ebbett.

Moreira and fellow Hong Kong based jockey Sam Clipperton are …

Ninth Legion Primed for Winter Stakes

Ninth Legion Primed for Winter Stakes

15 Jul, 2016

Trainer Peter Robl is thrilled with the condition of veteran sprinter Ninth Legion and believes the gelding will be very hard to beat in Saturday’s Listed Winter Stakes (1400m), should the track conditions at Rosehill Gardens continue to improve.

Peter Robl is confident that only a wet track will dent Ninth Legion’s chances in the …

Crown Oaks the Target for Dynastic Lady

Crown Oaks the Target for Dynastic Lady

14 Jul, 2016

Dynastic Lady will be set on a path towards the Group 1 Crown Oaks (2500m) during the forthcoming Spring Carnival, following a classy win over a mile at Warwick Farm on Wednesday.

Sam Clipperton guided Dynastic Lady to her maiden win at Warwick Farm on Wednesday. Photo: Daniel Costello

Dynastic Lady had not found winning …

Spill The Beans Records Tough QTC Cup Win

Spill The Beans Records Tough QTC Cup Win

11 Jun, 2016

Spill The Beans held-off the fast-finishing duo of Federal and Stratum Star to record a tough victory in the 2016 QTC Cup at Eagle Farm this afternoon.

Spill The Beans could head to stud after he recorded a tough victory in the QTC Cup at Eagle Farm this afternoon. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Spill The …

Raw Impulse odds on to keep winning run in McKell Cup

Raw Impulse odds on to keep winning run in McKell Cup

27 May, 2016

Lightly raced English import Raw Impulse is set to give trainer Darren Weir his first Sydney winner when he steps out in the Listed $100,000 Fujitsu Air Conditioning McKell Cup (2400m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Raw Impulse is chasing his fourth win on the trot in the McKell Cup at Randwick. Photo by Ultimate Racing …

Romantic Maid Queensland Oaks bound after Randwick win

Romantic Maid Queensland Oaks bound after Randwick win

19 May, 2016

The Roger James trained Romantic Maid stamped herself as a serious contender for the Group 1 $500,000 Treasury Casino & Hotel Queensland Oaks (2400m) at Eagle Farm on June 4 with an authoritative win at Randwick on Wednesday.

Imposing Lass, above, is the current favourite for the Queensland Oaks at Eagle Farm. Photo by Steve …

English wins 5th All Aged Stakes for Gai Waterhouse

English wins 5th All Aged Stakes for Gai Waterhouse

16 Apr, 2016

Brilliant filly English was able to provide trainer Gai Waterhouse with her fifth win the Group 1 $600,000 Schweppes All Aged Stakes (1400m) at Randwick today.

The Gai Waterhouse trained English wins the All Aged Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

Waterhouse had previously saddled up the winner of the All Aged Stakes with …

Clipperton gives Calliope a great chance to win Golden Slipper

Clipperton gives Calliope a great chance to win Golden Slipper

17 Mar, 2016

A new found confidence boost will help up and coming jockey Sam Clipperton in his quest to win Saturday’s Group 1 $3.5m Longines Golden Slipper (1200m) at Rosehill on Calliope.

Jockey Sam Clipperton is giving Calliope, above, a great chance to win the Golden Slipper at Rosehill. Photo by Steve Hart.

Clipperton has picked up …