News About: Skytrain

Knoydart Wins 2014 Canterbury Classic

Knoydart Wins 2014 Canterbury Classic

24 Jan, 2014

Darley gelding Knoydart received an ideal run up the inside rail to win the Listed Canterbury Classic (1100m) in Sydney tonight.

Knoydart was ridden off the pace by Kerrin McEvoy, with Queensland sprinter Adebisi setting a quick tempo at the front of the field, and the leading jockey bided his time before making his move …

Light Spring for Streama

Light Spring for Streama

29 Jul, 2013

Group 1 winning mare Streama will only have a light 2013 Spring Racing Carnival campaign with trainer Guy Walter looking ahead to the 2014 Doncaster Handicap (1600m).

Streama will resume in the Warwick Stakes and will have a brief spring campaign. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Walter told TVN that Streama is set to …

Sore Sessions Out of Cantebury Classic

Sore Sessions Out of Cantebury Classic

24 Jan, 2013

The Canterbury Classic market has been blown wide open with short-priced favourite Sessions scratched from the Friday night feature sprint.

Sessions has been scratched from Friday night's Canterbury Classic due to a swollen testicle. Photo by: Steve Hart.

A swollen testicle has forced the withdrawal of the son of Lonhro who has created plenty of …

Takeover Gives Skytrain Shot At Redemption

Takeover Gives Skytrain Shot At Redemption

22 Jun, 2011

Trainer Peter Snowden is hoping Skytrain can return to form for the Takeover Target Stakes after suffering a nasty fall in last year's race

If there’s a horse that deserves to win Friday’s Takeover Target Stakes at Gosford it’s probably Skytrain.

There Peter Snowden trained galloper was the winner for all money as they came …

Grills Persists With Struggling Border Rebel

Grills Persists With Struggling Border Rebel

22 Jun, 2011

Trainer Sue Grills will persist with Border Rebel

Despite what many may have assumed following his run in the Stradbroke Handicap Border Rebel has not gone to the spelling paddock and he will instead contest Friday’s Takeover target Stakes at Gosford.

He’s in fact the defending champion in the event after winning last year in …