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2014 Railway Stakes Results: Pike Steers Elite Belle To Victory

2014 Railway Stakes Results: Pike Steers Elite Belle To Victory

22 Nov, 2014

William Pike produced a gem of a ride to steer Elite Belle to victory in the 2014 Railway Stakes at Ascot this afternoon.

Elite Belle was settled towards the tail of the field in the early stages of the Railway Stakes and Pike managed to find the rail on the daughter of Canny Lad mare …

Bartley’s Bullet Still Capable Of Causing Pain

Bartley’s Bullet Still Capable Of Causing Pain

27 Jan, 2012

At eight years old the zip that made Sniper’s Bullet a multiple Group 1 champion is probably gone but there’s still enough about him to keep him competitive in decent company.

As he laboured through the Brisbane winter carnival last year many thought the horse may be retired but last start he showed some promise …

Philosophical Poletti – draw okay in Kingston Town

Philosophical Poletti – draw okay in Kingston Town

1 Dec, 2011

Perth trainer Gino Poletti has down played the importance of the wide barrier allotted to 2011 Kingston Town Classic (1800m) favourite Luckygray at Ascot on Saturday.

After the four-year-old  received the outside alley in 14, he eased in betting markets throughout Australia.

TABsportsbet has turned out the recent Railway Stakes winner from $2.60 to $2.90 …

Sniper’s Bullet’s Winter Test For Emirates Stakes

Sniper’s Bullet’s Winter Test For Emirates Stakes

13 Jul, 2011

The Emirates Stakes could be Sniper's Bullet's final major run before retiring at the end of the year

The career of Sniper’s Bullet is likely to be wound down at the end of 2011 but trainer Tracey Bartley hasn’t given up hope of finding another win before he calls time on the champions career.

His …

Sniper’s Bullet Heads West For The Summer

Sniper’s Bullet Heads West For The Summer

5 Jul, 2011

Sniper's Bullet will contest the Perth Summer Racing Carnival

Sniper’s Bullet is nearing the end of his current campaign in time to take a break before his planned Perth Summer Carnival runs.

The seven-year-old Tracey Bartley-trained gelding will have one more start this preparation in the Listed Winter Stakes at Rosehill in two weeks’ time.…

Onthelookout Seeing Clearer Without Blinkers

Onthelookout Seeing Clearer Without Blinkers

29 Jun, 2011

The recent form turnaround of five-year-old gelding Onthelookout can be attributed to some smart gear changes according his trainers.

The horse has jumped up the grades and will have now have a crack at claiming his first Listed level win this Saturday in the Civic Stakes at Rosehill Gardens.

Onthelookout always had ability but his …

Sniper’s Bullet Has Last Shot Before Spell

Sniper’s Bullet Has Last Shot Before Spell

28 Jun, 2011

Sniper's Bullet will have one last run this preparation at Rosehill

He’s a horse that’s done so much throughout his career at the top level but any hope of one last win for Sniper’s Bullet has all but faded after a disastrous Winter Carnival.

He never looked a chance in any of this three starts …

Tracey Bartley Re-Focussing With Other Guns

Tracey Bartley Re-Focussing With Other Guns

15 Jun, 2011

Sniper's Bullet

Tracey Bartley was looking for a triumphant farewell from Brisbane with his star Sniper’s Bullet but in the end it was a carnival to forget with two average runs leading into a Stradbroke where he beat home only a couple of runners.

He may be brought out for one more go during the …

Beaded Ready to Fight in Stradbroke

Beaded Ready to Fight in Stradbroke

11 Jun, 2011

Trainer Peter Snowden believes Doomben 10,000 winning mare Beaded has the fighting qualities to emerge from the Group One Stradbroke Handicap at Eagle Farm a winner.

No mare has won the Stradbroke since Capris in 1936, but Snowden believes his filly is tough enough to defy history, comparing her to a footballer with white line …

Sniper’s Bullet To Fire Final Shot In Stradbroke

Sniper’s Bullet To Fire Final Shot In Stradbroke

10 Jun, 2011

He’s the gallant warhorse that few would be disappointed to see cross the line first in tomorrow’s Stradbroke Handicap but on paper the task ahead of Snipers Bullet looks next to impossible.

He won the event in his very first attempt in 2007 but twice since he’s tried and failed leaving him with a third …