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Gai’s Choice to Back Up in Tiara

Gai’s Choice to Back Up in Tiara

19 Jun, 2012

Just seven days after claiming her first Listed level victory, Gai’s Choice will step up to the elite level in Saturday’s Group 1 Tattersall’s Tiara (1400m) at Eagle Farm.

Gai's Choice will back up in the Tattersall's Tiara - photo © Daniel Costello

The David Pfieffer-trained mare produced a remarkable victory when getting to the …

Shopaholic still on track for Stradbroke

Shopaholic still on track for Stradbroke

1 Jun, 2012

Melbourne filly Shopaholic will go into next week’s Stradbroke Handicap without another run after being scratched from tomorrow’s Group 2 $350,000 Sky Racing Queensland Guineas (1400m) at Eagle Farm.

Shopaholic will still go to the Stradbroke despite scratching for the Queensland Guineas - photo (c) Steven Dowden

And Torio’s Quest is also an early scratching …

O’Brien to decide if Shopaholic goes to Sydney or the paddock

O’Brien to decide if Shopaholic goes to Sydney or the paddock

9 Mar, 2012

Trainer Danny O’Brien will decide tomorrow if his smart filly Shopaholic who runs in the Group 2 $300,000 TAB Sportsbet Kewney Stakes (1400m) at Flemington will head to Sydney or the spelling paddock.

If the Pins filly was able to make it four from four this preparation, O’Brien will consider a start in the Group …

Mosheen has job ahead from outside barrier

Mosheen has job ahead from outside barrier

1 Mar, 2012

Jockey Danny Nikolic will have to produce the ride of his life on Mosheen after the filly drew the outside barrier in the Group 1 $750,000 Australian Guineas (1600m) at Flemington on Saturday.

The Robert Smerdon trained Mosheen is the only filly in the Guineas and will have to jump from the outside of the …

Stradbroke start is on the list for Armanasco winner Shopaholic

Stradbroke start is on the list for Armanasco winner Shopaholic

25 Feb, 2012

A Stradbroke Handicap start in Brisbane during the winter could be on the cards for Shopaholic after she made it three wins in a row winning the Group 2 $180,000 D’Urban Angus Armanasco Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield today.

Glen Boss who was having his first ride on Shopaholic gave her a perfect run just off …

Boss on Shopaholic in the Armanasco

Boss on Shopaholic in the Armanasco

20 Feb, 2012

Jockey Glenn Boss has picked up the plum ride on last start Flemington winner Shopaholic in the Group 2 $180,000 D’Urban Angus Armanasco Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Boss will replace Dwayne Dunn who steered Shopaholic to an upset nose win over glamour filly Dwayne Dunn in the Group 3 $150,000 The Vanity (1410m) …

Mosheen Caught Wide In The Vanity

Mosheen Caught Wide In The Vanity

15 Feb, 2012

Her rivals will need every bit of luck they can find to beat Mosheen this Saturday and after the favourite drew the outside alley there may be a glimmer of hope for them in The Vanity.

In reality though it is only an eight horse field and with Danny Nikolic on her back it’s hard …

Rodd’s perfect ride on Secret Liaison

Rodd’s perfect ride on Secret Liaison

12 Nov, 2011

Jockey Michael Rodd took full honours when piloting Secret Liaison to a last to first win in the Twilight Glow Stakes (14000m) at Sandown Hillside today.

From a wide draw Rodd, as did Craig Williams aboard the first race winner Maximus Moonard, dragged his mount to last in the early stages.

Simple Choice worked to …