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Spring Stakes 2015: Wet Track A Concern For Happy Trails

Spring Stakes 2015: Wet Track A Concern For Happy Trails

7 Aug, 2015

Jockey Simon Price is happy with Happy Trails heading into the 2015 Spring Stakes, but he admits that he is concerned by the prospect of a wet Morphettville track tomorrow afternoon.

Happy Trails impressed jockey Simon Price with his exhibiton gallop between races in Adelaide last week. Photo by: Jenny Barnes

Happy Trails has not …

Ironstein’s Retirement Tour Begins In Ipswich Cup

Ironstein’s Retirement Tour Begins In Ipswich Cup

13 Jun, 2014

Veteran stayer Ironstein is likely to have only three more starts in his racing career and he will begin his retirement tour when he starts as one of the favourites in the 2014 Ipswich Cup tomorrow.

Ironstein has an excellent opportunity to return to winning form in the 2014 Ipswich Cup this weekend. Photo by: …

Ironstein Outsprints Bauer In Queen Elizabeth Stakes

Ironstein Outsprints Bauer In Queen Elizabeth Stakes

5 Nov, 2011

Ironstein has won the Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Flemington today, which was the last Group race on action-packed Emirates Stakes Day.

The Zabeel gelding won the $250,000 race by two lengths ahead of Shootoff and Paddy O’ Reilly.

Bauer, who was likely have his final start in the race, held on to post a gallant …

Americain Ruled Out Of Caulfield Cup After Third Declarations

Americain Ruled Out Of Caulfield Cup After Third Declarations

4 Oct, 2011

Melbourne Cup champion Americain will not run in this year's Caulfield Cup

Last year’s Melbourne Cup winner Americain has not accepted for this year’s $2.5 million Caulfield Cup.

The third declarations, which were released earlier today, revealed that the six-year-old will give up a run in the Caulfield Cup in favour of a possible run …

Queen Ready To Join Rogerson’s Group 1 Army

Queen Ready To Join Rogerson’s Group 1 Army

8 Sep, 2011

Graeme Rogerson likes nothing better than to pillage the riches of Australia’s main racing carnivals and after enjoying plenty of success in Brisbane his sights of turned to the Sydney and Melbourne spring.

He boasts a quality group of horses and bets of all they spread across a variety of demographics giving him good converge …

So You Think Features In Cox Plate Nominations

So You Think Features In Cox Plate Nominations

2 Aug, 2011

Last year's Cox Plate winner So You Think has been nominated again for the Moonee Valley feature

Nominations released today for this year’s Cox Plate have revealed that 189 horses have been nominated to compete in the $3 million Cox Plate in October.

The talented So You Think, who is now trained overseas by Coolmore …

Scarlett Lady Begins Melbourne Cup Campaign In NZ

Scarlett Lady Begins Melbourne Cup Campaign In NZ

1 Aug, 2011

Scarlett Lady will begin her spring campaign in her home country of New Zealand later this month, when she competes in the Group 1 Challenge Stakes at Hastings.

The Queensland Oaks winner will clash with talented runners Wall Street and Jimmy Choux in the 1,200 metre race.

Trainer Graeme Rogerson chose to spell Scarlett Lady …

Rogerson Shoots Down Fillies in Derby

Rogerson Shoots Down Fillies in Derby

11 Jun, 2011

Shootoff held off the fillies to win the Queensland Derby

Graham Rogerson has capped off a remarkable week by taking out the Group One Queensland Derby with Shootoff.

Shootoff, who was favourite for the race, had to fend off the late charges by fillies Shez Sinsational and Heidilicious to eventually win by half a length.…

Punters Predict Girls Day Out in Derby

Punters Predict Girls Day Out in Derby

11 Jun, 2011

Fillies Heidilicious and Shez Sinsational have been backed to beat the colts and geldings in today’s Group One Queensland Derby at Eagle Farm.

Sportingbet Australia CEO Michael Sullivan has said that the money is coming hard and fast for the fillies in the Group One 2400m classic.

“Punters have shown a lot of confidence recently …

Silencing Shootoff The Key To QLD Derby – Sadler

Silencing Shootoff The Key To QLD Derby – Sadler

9 Jun, 2011

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John Sadler is echoing the sentiments of just about every trainer in the Queensland Derby at the moment, that it’s going to take one hell of a horse to bring down Shootoff.

Sadler’s chances lie with Heidilicious at Eagle Farm this Saturday and he has no doubts about where his main competition lies.

Shootoff …