News About: Sam Kavanagh

Centre Pivot Claims First Race Win For Sargent In Spring Preview

Centre Pivot Claims First Race Win For Sargent In Spring Preview

15 Aug, 2015

Centre Pivot returned to his best form to score his maiden win for new trainer John Sargent in the 2015 Spring Preview Handicap at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon.

Centre Pivot finished over the top of Countryman to win the Spring Preview at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon. Photo by: Steve Hart

Countryman was expected to get …

Centre Pivot To Resume At Rosehill Gardens

Centre Pivot To Resume At Rosehill Gardens

29 Jul, 2015

Centre Pivot has been included in the 2015 Jockey Celebration Day Handicap field and will start what new trainer John Sargent believes will be a successful spring campaign at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday.

Centre Pivot finished his summer/autumn campaign with three impressive victories. Photo by: Steve Hart

Centre Pivot was transferred from the care of …

Tales Of Grimm Scores Thrilling Scone Cup Victory

Tales Of Grimm Scores Thrilling Scone Cup Victory

15 May, 2015

Tales Of Grimm fought back after being headed by Frespanol to record a narrow victory in a thrilling edition of the 2015 Scone Cup this afternoon.

Tales Of Grimm (pictured winning on his Australian debut) showed plenty of fight to record a narrow win in the 2015 Scone Cup. Photo by: Steve Hart

Tales Of …

Kavanagh Keeping His Options Open With Tales Of Grimm

Kavanagh Keeping His Options Open With Tales Of Grimm

4 Feb, 2015

Trainer Sam Kavanagh has revealed that he is yet to decide where highly-rated import Tales Of Grimm will make his Australian racing debut this weekend.

Sam Kavanagh can’t wait to see Tales Of Grimm make his racing debut in Australia this weekend. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Kavanagh elected to include Tales Of Grimm in the …

Midsummer Sun Put Down After Barrier Trial Injury

Midsummer Sun Put Down After Barrier Trial Injury

3 Feb, 2015

Imported galloper Midsummer Sun was put down after he suffered an injury at the conclusion of a barrier trial at Rosehill Gardens this morning.

Midsummer Sun (pictured winning at Caulfield) made history earlier this year by winning back-to-back editions of the Gosford Cup. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Midsummer Sun contested the opening barrier …

Tales Of Grimm Close To Australian Racing Debut

Tales Of Grimm Close To Australian Racing Debut

14 Jan, 2015

Trainer Sam Kavanagh has revealed that exciting imported stayer Tales Of Grimm is on track to make his Australian racing debut at Sandown on February 7.

Sam Kavanagh believes that Tales Of Grimm is a much better horse than two-time Gosford Cup winner Midsummer Sun. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Kavanagh purchased Tales Of …

Midsummer Sun Rises to Gosford Cup Glory Again

Midsummer Sun Rises to Gosford Cup Glory Again

10 Jan, 2015

In a historical feat not achieved since the early 1970s, the Sam Kavanagh-trained Midsummer Sun recorded an impressive Gosford Cup win on Friday afternoon on the New South Wales Central Coast going back-to-back in the race for the first time in over four decades.

Midsummer Sun (pictured here at Caulfield) is the first back-to-back Gosford …

Midsummer Sun A Certain Villiers Stakes Starter

Midsummer Sun A Certain Villiers Stakes Starter

9 Dec, 2014

Trainer Sam Kavanagh has confirmed that Midsummer Sun will drop back to a mile to contest the 2014 Villiers Stakes at Royal Randwick on Saturday.

Midsummer Sun will be included in the 2014 Villiers Stakes field that will be released by Racing New South Wales tomorrow. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Kavanagh revealed last …

Invincible Dame Starts Magic Millions Classic Campaign In Sire Custodians Plate

Invincible Dame Starts Magic Millions Classic Campaign In Sire Custodians Plate

5 Dec, 2014

There has been of hype surrounding talented debutante Invincible Dame and she will start a 2015 Magic Millions Classic campaign in the Sire Custodians Plate (1100m) at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday.

Sam Kavanagh is excited to see what Invincible Dame can do when she makes her racing debut at Rosehill Gardens this weekend. Photo by: …

Magic Millions Guineas On The Agenda For I Am Zelady

Magic Millions Guineas On The Agenda For I Am Zelady

28 Nov, 2014

Trainer Sam Kavanagh has revealed that he plans to take promising filly I Am Zelady to the Gold Coast for the 2015 Magic Millions Guineas on January 10.

I Am Zelady finished third behind Snow White (pictured) in the Cellarbrations Blacktown Handicap. Photo by: Steve Hart

I Am Zelady made her racing debut with an …