News About: Shane Nichols

Leotie on Trial for Tattersall’s Tiara 2017

Leotie on Trial for Tattersall’s Tiara 2017

24 Apr, 2017

Caulfield trainer Henry Dwyer has Group 1 Brisbane Winter Carnival ambitions including the 2017 Tattersall’s Tiara for his filly Leotie who races at home this weekend in Melbourne.

Caulfield’s Henry Dwyer has 2017 Tattersall’s Tiara ambitions this winter in Brisbane for his filly Leotie. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Heading to the track for the first time …

Drying track to favour I Am A Star in Doncaster Mile

Drying track to favour I Am A Star in Doncaster Mile

1 Apr, 2017

A drying Randwick track will favour Victorian filly I Am A Star in the Group 1 $3m The Star Doncaster Mile (1600m) at Randwick on day one of ‘The Championships’ today.

A drying Randwick track will help the chances of I Am A Star, above, in the Doncaster Mile. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The …

Doncaster Mile on the horizon for Sunline Stakes winner I Am A Star

Doncaster Mile on the horizon for Sunline Stakes winner I Am A Star

25 Mar, 2017

Mornington trainer Shane Nichols is keen to tackle the Doncaster Mile with I Am A Star after the filly again beat the older mares in the Group 2 $200,000 Sunline Stakes (1600m) at Moonee Valley on Friday night.

I Am A Star scores a decisive win in the Sunline Stakes at Moonee Valley. Photo by …

Sunline Stakes Confirmed for I Am A Star

Sunline Stakes Confirmed for I Am A Star

21 Mar, 2017

Trainer Shane Nichols has revealed that I Am A Star will take her position in Friday night’s Group 2 Sunline Stakes field at Moonee Valley Racecourse.

I Am A Star will take her place in Friday night’s Sunline Stakes field at Moonee Valley. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

I Am A Star has been the stable …

I Am A Star Chasing More Group 1 Glory in Autumn

I Am A Star Chasing More Group 1 Glory in Autumn

18 Jan, 2017

Trainer Shane Nichols is yet to settle on a major campaign target for I Am A Star, but has confirmed that the talented three-year-old will be given several opportunities to add to her Group 1 tally during the 2017 Autumn Carnival.

I Am A Star will be set for several Group 1 targets during the …

2016 Myer Classic Results: I Am A Star Wins

2016 Myer Classic Results: I Am A Star Wins

29 Oct, 2016

I Am A Star held-off her rivals to record a brave victory in the 2016 Myer Classic at Flemington this afternoon.

I Am A Star (pictured winning in Adelaide) became the first filly in history to win the Myer Classic. Photo by: Jenny Barnes

Dean Yendall elected to stride forward on I Am A Star …

Thousand Guineas An Option For Quezette Stakes Winner I Am A Star

Thousand Guineas An Option For Quezette Stakes Winner I Am A Star

13 Aug, 2016

The 2016 Thousand Guineas could be on the agenda for I Am A Star after she recorded an impressive victory in 2016 Quezette Stakes at Caulfield this afternoon.

I Am A Star stormed home late to take out the Quezette Stakes at Caulfield this afternoon. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Jockey Steven King was forced …

Modern Wonder New Quezette Stakes Favourite

Modern Wonder New Quezette Stakes Favourite

10 Aug, 2016

Early markets on Saturday’s Quezette Stakes for three-year-old fillies at Caulfield Racecourse have undergone a shake-up with Modern Wonder now favourite to take out the P.B. Lawrence Stakes Day clash.

Modern Wonder is early favourite to win the fillies-only 2016 Quezette Stakes at Caulfield Racecourse this Saturday in Melbourne. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

Shane Nichols’ returning …

Quezette Kick-Off for Thousand Guineas Bound Star

Quezette Kick-Off for Thousand Guineas Bound Star

9 Aug, 2016

Shane Nichols’ promising Group 3 winning filly I Am A Star will kick off a spring campaign targeting the Thousand Guineas this weekend with a first-up run in Caulfield’s $150,000 Group 3 Quezette Stakes (1100m).

Group 3 winner I Am A Star kicks off her spring bid in Caulfield’s 2016 Quezette Stakes on Saturday. Photo: …

I Am The General A Magic Millions Classic Contender

I Am The General A Magic Millions Classic Contender

6 Jan, 2014

Jockey Jake Noonan believes that I Am The General deserves to be considered one of the major chances in the 2014 Magic Millions Classic (1200m) that will be run at the Gold Coast on Saturday.

Rising jockey Jake Noonan is confident that I Am The General is good enough to give him the biggest victory …