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Charmed Harmony to be set for another Spring Carnival Campaign

Charmed Harmony to be set for another Spring Carnival Campaign

16 Jun, 2017

Trainer John Sadler still thinks Charmed Harmony has plenty to offer on the race track and the rising eight year old will be set for another Melbourne Spring Carnival campaign.

Charmed Harmony, above, is being set for another Spring Carnival campaign. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Charmed Harmony faded in the straight after leading at …

Wet track could help Rebel Dane overcome Doomben 10,000 wide barrier

Wet track could help Rebel Dane overcome Doomben 10,000 wide barrier

10 May, 2017

Trainer Gary Portelli can see a wet track at Doomben on Saturday helping Rebel Dane overcome a wide barrier in the Group 1 $700,000 James Boag’s Premium Doomben 10000 (1200m).

Rebel Dane, above, has drawn barrier ten in the Doomben 10,000 at Doomben. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Rebel Dane begins his last campaign …

No Doomben 10,000 for Voodoo Lad

No Doomben 10,000 for Voodoo Lad

9 May, 2017

A change of plans by trainer Darren Weir will see Voodoo Lad miss taking his place in the Group 1 $700,000 James Boag’s Premium Doomben 10000 (1200m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Voodoo Lad,above, won’t run in the Doomben 10,000 at Doomben. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

A disappointed weight for age campaign over the Sydney …

Doomben 10000 fancies trial well at Randwick

Doomben 10000 fancies trial well at Randwick

28 Apr, 2017

Top Doomben 10000 fancies Russian Revolution and Rebel Dane look on track to clash in the Group 1 sprint at Doomben in a fortnight after performing well in their respective barrier trials at Randwick today.

Russian Revolution, above, is on track to run in the Doomben 10000 at Doomben, Photo by Steve Hart.

The Peter …

T J Smith Stakes Autumn Target for Rebel Dane

T J Smith Stakes Autumn Target for Rebel Dane

13 Dec, 2016

Trainer Gary Portelli already has his sights set on the Group 1 $2.5m Darley T J Smith Stakes (1200m) at Randwick on April 1 for Rebel Dane after the veteran sprinter was well beaten in the Group 1 HK$18.5m Longines Hong Kong Sprint 1200m at Sha Tin last Sunday.

Rebel Dane, above, will be set …

Rebel Dane will be back to correct weight for Hong Kong Sprint

Rebel Dane will be back to correct weight for Hong Kong Sprint

8 Dec, 2016

Trainer Gary Portelli is confident that Rebel Dane will be back to his correct weight when he lines up in the Group 1 HK$18.5m Longines Hong Kong Sprint (1200m) at Sha Tin on Sunday.

Rebel Dane, above, will be in fine condition for the Hong Kong Sprint at Sha Tin. Photo by Race Horse Photos …

Rebel Dane right for another upset win in Hong Kong Sprint

Rebel Dane right for another upset win in Hong Kong Sprint

6 Dec, 2016

Last start Manikato Stakes winner Rebel Dane has arrived safely in Hong Kong looking for another upset win in the Group 1 HK$18.5m Longines Hong Kong Sprint (1200m) at Sha Tin on Sunday.

Rebel Dane, above, has arrived safely in Hong Kong for the Hong Kong Sprint at Sha Tin. Photo by Race Horse Photos …

Stratum Star wins Kingston Town Classic in controversial finish

Stratum Star wins Kingston Town Classic in controversial finish

5 Dec, 2016

Five year old stallion Stratum Star was able give leading Victorian trainer Darren Weir his first win in Perth last Saturday by taking out the Group 1 $1m Peters Investments-Kingston Town Classic (1800m) at Ascot in a controversial finish.

Stratum Star, above winning the David Jones Cup at Caulfield, won the Kingston Town Classic at …

Rebel Dane tuned up for Hong Kong Sprint

Rebel Dane tuned up for Hong Kong Sprint

22 Nov, 2016

Trainer Gary Portelli is giving his classy sprinter Rebel Dane a great chance of winning the Group 1 HK$18.5m Longines Hong Kong Sprint (1200m) at Sha Tin on December 11.

Rebel Dane will head to Hong Kong after winning the Manikato Stakes at Moonee Valley, above. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Rebel Dane was invited …

Cantala Stakes favourite The United States draws barrier 10

Cantala Stakes favourite The United States draws barrier 10

26 Oct, 2016

The Lloyd Williams owned, Robert Hichmott trained The United States has drawn just worse than midfield at barrier ten in the Group 1 $1m Cantala Stakes (1600m) at Flemington on Saturday.

The United States, above, has been installed as the favourite for the Cantala Stakes at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

A full field …