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Last Hurrah for Grand Marshal in The BMW

Last Hurrah for Grand Marshal in The BMW

24 Mar, 2017

The Group 1 $1.5m The BMW (2400m) at Rosehill on Saturday could be the last hurrah for the 2015 Sydney Cup winner Grand Marshal if he fails to turn around his recent poor form.

The BMW at Rosehill could be the last hurrah for Grand Marshal, above, if he doesn’t turn around his poor recent …

Jameka firms in The BMW Betting despite wet track concerns

Jameka firms in The BMW Betting despite wet track concerns

23 Mar, 2017

Caulfield Cup winner Jameka continues to firm in The BMW betting despite trainer Ciaron Maher having some concerns about another heavy track at Rosehill on Saturday.

Trainer Ciaron Maher has some concerns about Jameka, above, handling a heavy track in The BMW at Rosehill. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Jameka remains the $3.80 favourite, in …

Tavago Tough to Beat in The BMW

Tavago Tough to Beat in The BMW

21 Mar, 2017

Trainer Trent Busuttin is confident that Tavago will prove tough to beat under the conditions when he takes to the Rosehill Gardens course on Saturday for the Group 1 The BMW (2400m).

Tavago will contest Saturday’s Group 1 The BMW third-up. Photo: Steve Hart

Tavago announced himself to the Australian racing community when he debuted …

Antonio Giuseppe will strip fitter in Ranvet Stakes

Antonio Giuseppe will strip fitter in Ranvet Stakes

17 Mar, 2017

Chris Waller’s promising stayer Antonio Giuseppe will strip a much fitter race horse when he steps out in the Group 1 $700,000 Ranvet Stakes (2000m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

Antonio Giuseppe, above, will be fitter when he runs in the Ranvet Stakes at Rosehill. Photo by Steve Hart.

Waller’s claims Antonio Giuseppe’s fitness, or lack …

Tavago Too Good in Sky High Stakes

Tavago Too Good in Sky High Stakes

11 Mar, 2017

Australian Derby winner Tavago has returned to winning form with a dominant performance for success in the Group 3 Sky High Stakes (2000m) at Rosehill Gardens Racecourse this afternoon.

Tavago stormed home to win the Group 3 Sky High Stakes. Photo: Steve Hart

Tavago failed to come up in the spring and was sent to …

2017 Coolmore Classic Day Results: Heavens Above Wins

2017 Coolmore Classic Day Results: Heavens Above Wins

11 Mar, 2017

The 2017 Coolmore Classic results will be updated all afternoon at horseracing.com.au and it is sure to be another excellent day of racing.

The Coolmore Classic is the obvious highlight of the card, but there are plenty of interesting betting races spread right across the afternoon!

It is Chris Waller-trained Omei Sword that is currently …

Jimmy Orman called up to ride Messene in Doomben Cup

Jimmy Orman called up to ride Messene in Doomben Cup

16 May, 2016

Brisbane’s leading apprentice Jimmy Orman has been called up to ride Messene in the Group 1 $650,000 Hardy Brothers Doomben Cup (2000m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Apprentice Jimmy Orman will ride Messene in the Doomben Cup at Doomben. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Orman will take over from Blake Shinn who rode the Team Hawkes trained …

Sir John Hawkwood draws inside barrier in JRA Cup

Sir John Hawkwood draws inside barrier in JRA Cup

11 May, 2016

The David Vandyke trained stayer Sir John Hawkwood has drawn the inside barrier for the Group 3 $125,000 JRA Cup (2000m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Sir John Hawkwood, above, has drawn barrier one in the JRA Cup at Doomben. Photo by Steve Hart.

Blake Spriggs is set to continue his association with Sir John Hawkwood …

Preferment one of 4 Waller runners in The 2016 BMW field

Preferment one of 4 Waller runners in The 2016 BMW field

23 Mar, 2016

Last start Australian Cup winner Preferment is one of four horses from the Chris Waller stable in the final field for the Group 1 $1.5m The BMW (2400m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

Preferment is one of 4 runners for trainer Chris Waller in The BMW at Rosehill. Photo by Sarah Ebbett.

Waller will also saddle …

Hartnell ruled out of the Autumn Carnival

Hartnell ruled out of the Autumn Carnival

16 Mar, 2016

Imported five year old Hartnell has been ruled out of the remainder of the rich Sydney Autumn Carnival, including ‘The Championships’, after succumbing to a hind leg injury.

Hartnell has been ruled of the 2016 Sydney Autumn Carnival. Photo by Steve Hart.

Godolphin trainer John O’Shea had to scratch Hartnell from last Saturday’s Group 3 …