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Bowman four, Monton all the glory in Villiers

Bowman four, Monton all the glory in Villiers

17 Dec, 2011

While jockey Hugh Bowman won four races at Warwick Farm today, his win on Monton in the $175,000 Villiers Stakes (1600m) flattered the horse more than the hoop.

Monton from the disastrous barrier 18, travelled four wide without cover throughout but powered to the line to pick up the second Group 2 victory of his …

Shadowfax weighted to win Villiers

Shadowfax weighted to win Villiers

17 Dec, 2011

Flemington trainer Mark Kavanagh believes Shadowfax is weighted to win today’s Group 2 $175,000 Villiers Stakes (1600m) at Warwick Farm.

Shadowfax with 55kg is under the key weight that sinks him into mediocrity.

From five starts with 57.5kg and above Shadowfax has failed each time.

“He’s not a big, robust horse,” Kavanagh said.

“He’s a …

High Hopes For Kavanagh At Flemington

High Hopes For Kavanagh At Flemington

23 Jun, 2011

Mark Kavanagh has high hopes for Flemington this Saturday

Mark Kavanagh will once again come to Flemington with an army of runners for this Saturday’s meet.

Included in his group of talented horses is Shadowfax, who has won his last two starts by a combined nine lengths.

The five-year-old gelding, who is one of Kavanagh’s …