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Bel Sprinter Draws 10 for Singapore Sprint

Bel Sprinter Draws 10 for Singapore Sprint

16 May, 2013

Bel Sprinter has drawn barrier 10 for his hit-and-run mission in the Group 1 Krisflyer International Sprint (1200m) in Singapore on Sunday.

Bel Sprinter has drawn barrier 10 for the Krisflyer sprint. Photo by: Steve Hart.

The second widest draw in an 11-horse field isn’t expected to impact the chances of the five-year-old who has …

Singapore Likely for Linton

Singapore Likely for Linton

26 Mar, 2013

Linton has come through his first-up test against Black Caviar in the William Reid Stakes unscathed and will now be set on a path towards the Group 1 Singapore Airlines International Cup on May 19.

Linton is being aimed at the Singapore Airlines International Cup. Photo by: Taron Clarke.

The six-year-old ran fifth in a …

Ortensia Heads Aussies Entered for Singapore Sprint

Ortensia Heads Aussies Entered for Singapore Sprint

14 Mar, 2013

Globetrotting mare Ortensia could chase more international success this year with trainer Paul Messara entering her for the Group 1 KrisFlyer International Sprint (1200m) in Singapore.

Ortensia heads a group of eight Australian horses entered for the KrisFlyer International Sprint in Singapore. Photo by: Taron Clarke.

Ortensia is the highest profile of eight Australian gallopers …

Bosson to return to Queensland to ride Shez Sinsational

Bosson to return to Queensland to ride Shez Sinsational

16 May, 2012

International jockey Opie Bosson will make the return trip to Queensland this weekend to partner Shez Sinsational in the Group 1 $500,000 Kirks Doomben Cup (2000m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Bosson flew in from Singapore two weeks ago to steer Shez Sinsational to a narrow win over Lights Of Heaven in the Group 2 $300,000 …

Williams is highly sought after on world stage

Williams is highly sought after on world stage

4 Apr, 2012

Melbourne jockey Craig Williams is quickly becoming a highly sought after international rider and is prepared to compete at the highest level on the world stage.

Jockey Craig Williams is in high demand - photo (c) Taron Clarke

Fresh from a successful trip to Dubai last weekend where Williams steered Ortensia to a thrilling win …

Joao Moreira suspended at Warwick Farm on Saturday

Joao Moreira suspended at Warwick Farm on Saturday

12 Mar, 2012

International jockey Joao Moreira didn’t let a careless riding suspension incurred from the Warwick Farm meeting on Saturday affect him when he returned to ride in Singapore on Sunday.

Moreira was able to rack up four winners on the day which culminated in a brilliant ride on Irish Coffee to take out the S$75,000 Progress …

Glass Harmonium a force in Peter Young Stakes

Glass Harmonium a force in Peter Young Stakes

24 Feb, 2012

Trainer Mike Moroney is confident Glass Harmonium can reproduce his good first up form and be a force in the Carlton Draught Peter Young Stakes at Caulfield tomorrow.

Glass Harmonium hasn’t raced since finishing near the tail of the field in last year’s Emirates Melbourne Cup but is going into the 1800m Group 2 with …

So You Think for third Cox Plate

So You Think for third Cox Plate

21 Feb, 2012

The Moonee Valley Racing Club is set to start negotiations with Coolmore in an attempt to bring So You Think back to Australia for a third shot at the Cox Plate.

This year is thirty years since the mighty Kingston Town won his third Cox Plate beating Grosvenor and My Axeman and the Moonee Valley …

Brazilian jockey Joao Moreira to ride at Warwick Farm

Brazilian jockey Joao Moreira to ride at Warwick Farm

16 Feb, 2012

Brazilian jockey Joao Moreira has been recalled to Australia to join up with the strong Nathan Tinkler team at Warwick Farm on Saturday.

The Singapore based jockey has previously had success with Tinkler in Australia and trainer John Thompson is more than happy to have Moreira back in the saddle.

“He is still contracted to …

Black Caviar Campaign To Be Decided On Today

Black Caviar Campaign To Be Decided On Today

3 Feb, 2012

Somewhere in Melbourne today there will be a business lunch that will make all other business lunches look insignificant.

It is a lunch that when concluded will have decided upon the campaign route for Australia’s greatest racehorse, Black Caviar.

Just about anybody with any association with Black Caviar will have their views expressed during the …