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Ageing Skyerush Chasing Tatt’s Tiara History

Ageing Skyerush Chasing Tatt’s Tiara History

20 Jun, 2013

Sydney mare Skyerush will be out to overcome history when she chases her first Group 1 success in the Tattersall’s Tiara (1400m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Skyerush will have to break history to win the Tatt's Tiara. Photo by: Steve Hart.

At seven, the Guy Walter-trained sprinter is the oldest horse in the field …

Floria primed to strike in Tattersall’s Tiara

Floria primed to strike in Tattersall’s Tiara

19 Jun, 2013

Former New Zealand mare Floria is primed to strike for the Peter Moody stable in the Group 1 $500,000 Sky Racing Tattersall’s Tiara (1400m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Red Tracer (blinkers) and Floria (nose roll) fight out the finish of the Dane Ripper Stakes at Eagle Farm. Photo by Daniel Costello.

At her third …

Skyerush gets last chance to win Group 1

Skyerush gets last chance to win Group 1

18 Jun, 2013

Trainer Guy Walter will give the in-form Skyerush one last chance to win at Group 1 level when she lines up in the $500,000 Sky Racing Tattersall’s Tiara (1400m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Skyerush gets her last chance to win a Group 1 in the Tattersall's Tiara at Eagle Farm. Photo by Steve Hart.…

Peron Included in 29 Nominated for Tatt’s Tiara

Peron Included in 29 Nominated for Tatt’s Tiara

17 Jun, 2013

As expected classy filly Peron has been entered to back up in this weekend’s Group 1 Tattersall’s Tiara (1400m) after her dominant stakes debut in the Gai Waterhouse Classic on Saturday.

Peron is one of 29 horses nominated for the Tatt's Tiara. Photo by: Daniel Costello.

The three-year-old took her career record to six wins …

Skyerush To Get Group 1 Chance in Tatt’s Tiara

Skyerush To Get Group 1 Chance in Tatt’s Tiara

11 Jun, 2013

Sydney mare Skyerush will get the opportunity to take her strong form on the road when she heads to Eagle Farm on Saturday week for the Group 1 Tattersall’s Tiara (1400m).

Skyerush heads to the Tatt's Tiara in good form. Photo by: Steve Hart.

The seven-year-old hasn’t raced since April when she stormed home at …

Blinkers Go On Stradbroke Hopes

Blinkers Go On Stradbroke Hopes

28 May, 2013

A number of horses heading towards the $1.36 million Group 1 AAMI Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) at Eagle Farm Saturday week will be fitted with blinkers for their attempt at winning Queensland’s richest race.

Streama will wear blinkers in the Stradbroke Handicap on June 8. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

After a promising Randwick trial in …

Skyerush wins 2nd Emancipation Stakes

Skyerush wins 2nd Emancipation Stakes

27 Apr, 2013

Consistent mare Skyerush showed an electrifying turn of foot to score consecutive wins in the Group 2 $175,000 M. J. Bale Emancipation Stakes (1600m) at Randwick today.

Skyerush wins her 2nd Emancipation Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

The Guy Walter trained seven year old is racing in peak form with today’s win her …

No Doncaster for Skyerush Despite Prelude Win

No Doncaster for Skyerush Despite Prelude Win

13 Apr, 2013

Guy Walter will resist the urge to throw Skyerush into next Saturday’s $1.5 million Doncaster Mile despite a strong win in the Group 3 Doncaster Prelude (1600m) at Randwick today.

Skyerush was tough winning the Doncaster Prelude. Photo by: Steve Hart.

The seven-year-old will instead defend her title in the Emancipation Stakes in two weeks …

Guineas Form Holds As Pear Tart Claims Tattersall’s Tiara Win

Guineas Form Holds As Pear Tart Claims Tattersall’s Tiara Win

23 Jun, 2012

Pear Tart has produced an upset win in the Group 1 Tattersall’s Tiara today at Eagle Farm Racecourse.

Pear Tart produces an upset to win the Tattersall's Tiara - photo © Daniel Costello

The three-year-old filly took out the final major race of the Brisbane Winter Carnival in style ahead of Skyerush, who finished second, …

Shinn gets Skyerush home in Emancipation

Shinn gets Skyerush home in Emancipation

28 Apr, 2012

Jockey Blake Shinn produced a first class ride on Skyerush to take out the Group 2 $175,000 Ascend Sales Emancipation Stakes (1600m) at Randwick today.

Shinn has had a relatively quiet Autumn Carnival with limited opportunities but showed his talent by pushing Skyerush through a tight gap at the 100m mark to drive the mare …