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Go Indy Go Set For Thousand Guineas And Crown Oaks

Go Indy Go Set For Thousand Guineas And Crown Oaks

11 Jun, 2014

Trainer Leon Macdonald has revealed that Champagne Stakes winning filly Go Indy Go has been set for the Group 1 Thousand Guineas (1600m) and could press on to the Group 1 Crown Oaks (2500m) during the 2014 Spring Racing Carnival.

Go Indy Go has returned to the stable of trainer Leon Macdonald to begin preparations …

Studs jostling to secure services of Pierro

Studs jostling to secure services of Pierro

22 Apr, 2013

Several high profile studs are jostling to secure the services of glamour three year old Pierro after it was announced over the weekend that the Lonhro colt would be retired.

Pierro winning the WFA Group 1 George Ryder Stakes at Rosehill. Photo by Steve Hart

The Gai Waterhouse trained Pierro was gallant in defeat when …

Champollion to back up in Sires after Schweppervescence

Champollion to back up in Sires after Schweppervescence

6 Apr, 2013

Trainer Peter Snowden is keen to back up two year old winner Champollion in the Sires Produce at Randwick next week after winning the Group 3 $125,000 The Schweppervescence (1400m) at Rosehill today.

Champollion takes out the The Schweppervescence at Rosehill. Photo by Steve Hart.

Even though Champollion wasn’t a hundred percent comfortable on the …

Ryan Looking for back to back Ken Russell memorials

Ryan Looking for back to back Ken Russell memorials

4 May, 2012

Trainer Gerald Ryan is set to steer Dances On Stars on the same Winter path that saw him win the Listed $100,000 Moreton Hire Ken Russell Memorial Classic (1200m) with Hot Snitzel at the Gold Coast last year.

Hot Snitzel went on to win the Group 2 $250,000 Sires Produce (1400m) at Eagle Farm and …

SA Derby hopefuls in tight battle for favouritism

SA Derby hopefuls in tight battle for favouritism

3 May, 2012

South Australian Derby hopefuls Zabeelionaire and Strike The Stars are locked in a tight battle for favouritism heading into Saturday’s Group 1 clash at Morphettville.

The Leon Corstens trained Zabeelionaire scored his second career victory when an easy winner over Chieftain Jack in the Eastern Bridge Plate (2000m) for three year olds at Caulfield on …

Pierro takes out champagne stakes and triple crown

Pierro takes out champagne stakes and triple crown

28 Apr, 2012

Gai Waterhouse continued her domination of the Sydney Autumn Carnival with Pierro taking out the Group 1 $400,000 Moet & Chandon Champagne Stakes (1600m) at Randwick today.

Pierro has completed the 2yo Triple Crown, winning the Champagne Stakes - photo (c) Steve Hart

Pierro completed the Triple Crown for two year olds having already won …

All Too Hard only a fifty fifty Chance to start in Golden Slipper

All Too Hard only a fifty fifty Chance to start in Golden Slipper

10 Mar, 2012

Sires Produce winner All Too Hard is only a fifty fifty chance of taking his place in the rich Golden Slipper after a devastating win in Group 2 $250,000 Henry Bucks Sires’ Produce Stakes (1400m) at Flemington today.

Trainer John Hawkes would not commit to a start in the Group 1 $3.5m AAMI Golden Slipper  …