News About: Shiraz

Shiraz Ready for Carlyon Stakes

Shiraz Ready for Carlyon Stakes

18 Aug, 2016

Trainer Tony McEvoy is confident that classy sprinter Shiraz will prove tough to beat when he lines up for the Listed Carlyon Stakes (1000m) at Moonee Valley on Saturday.

Shiraz will contest Saturday’s Listed Carlyon Stakes at Moonee Valley first-up. Photo: Steve Hart

Shiraz has been a strong and consistent performer for McEvoy in posting …

2016 The Galaxy Results: Griante Claims Maiden Group 1

2016 The Galaxy Results: Griante Claims Maiden Group 1

19 Mar, 2016

Griante only snuck into The Galaxy following the scratchings of Flamberge and Our Boy Malachi, but she took advantage of the opportunity to record a maiden Group 1 victory at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon.

Griante scored her first Group 1 victory with an impressive performance in The Galaxy at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon. Photo by: …

Waterhouse Fillies Included In Challenge Stakes Nominations

Waterhouse Fillies Included In Challenge Stakes Nominations

29 Feb, 2016

The Gai Waterhouse-trained duo of English and Speak Fondly have both been included in the 2016 Challenge Stakes nominations and are set to return to the races in the Group 2 event at Royal Randwick this weekend.

English is set to return to the races in the 2016 Challenge Stakes at Royal Randwick this weekend. …

McEvoy Chasing Wet Tracks With Shiraz

McEvoy Chasing Wet Tracks With Shiraz

2 Feb, 2016

Shiraz thrived on heavy and soft going during his impressive spring campaign and trainer Tony McEvoy plans to take the talented sprinter anywhere he can find a rain affected surface during his upcoming autumn preparation.

Shiraz will be given the chance to compete at Group level again during his upcoming autumn preparation. Photo by: Steve …

Lankan Rupee draws outside barrier in 6 horse Schillaci Stakes

Lankan Rupee draws outside barrier in 6 horse Schillaci Stakes

7 Oct, 2015

Super sprinter Lankan Rupee has drawn the outside barrier in the six horse Group 2 $200,000 Mitsubishi Electric Schillaci Stakes (1100m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Lankan Rupee is ready to resume in the Schillaci Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Sarah Ebbett.

Craig Newitt will team up with Lankan Rupee again at his first race start …

Ball Of Muscle Primed For Moir Stakes

Ball Of Muscle Primed For Moir Stakes

29 Sep, 2015

Ball Of Muscle will be the sole Joe Pride-trained representative in the 2015 Moir Stakes and the leading Sydney trainer believes that the promising sprinter is primed for the Group 1 event that will be held at Moonee Valley on Friday night.

Ball Of Muscle has the chance to record a maiden win at Group …

Rebel Dane Returns to Win The Shorts

Rebel Dane Returns to Win The Shorts

19 Sep, 2015

Veteran Group 1 winner Rebel Dane was forced to undergo a wind operation during his recent spell but has returned to racing in the best way possible at Randwick this afternoon in delivering a small but talented group of sprinters defeat in the Group 2 The Shorts (1100m).

Rebel Dane produced an impressive final straight …

Terravista to resume in the Premiere Stakes

Terravista to resume in the Premiere Stakes

19 Sep, 2015

Today’s Randwick scratching Terravista will now kick off his Spring Carnival campaign in the Group 2 $300,000 Premiere Stakes (1200m) at Randwick on October 3.

Terravista was scratched from The Shorts at Randwick because of the heavy track. Photo by Steve Hart.

Trainer Joe Pride withdrew Terravista from the Group 2 $200,000 Bowermans Office Furniture …

Terravista On Top Of The Shorts Field

Terravista On Top Of The Shorts Field

16 Sep, 2015

The 2015 The Shorts field has been released and Terravista is set to return to the races in the Group 2 event that will be held at Royal Randwick on Saturday.

Terravista was far too good for his rivals in the 2014 The Shorts. Photo by: Steve Hart

Terravista stamped himself as one of the …

Shiraz Wins Concorde Stakes in Style

Shiraz Wins Concorde Stakes in Style

5 Sep, 2015

Shiraz has continued to press his claims as one to the country’s most in-form sprinters; producing a particularly impressive turn of foot in the final straight at Randwick to post a fourth-consecutive race win in the Group 3 Concorde Stakes (1000m).

Shiraz produced an impressive sprint to win the Group 3 Concorde Stakes. Photo: Steve …