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Handfast clear favourite for Hawkesbury Guineas

Handfast clear favourite for Hawkesbury Guineas

28 Apr, 2016

The John O’Shea trained Handfast has been installed the clear favourite for the Group 3 $200,000 Blacktown Workers Hawkesbury Guineas (1400m) at the standalone Hawkesbury meeting on Saturday.

Handfast, above, has been installed the favourite for the Hawkesbury Guineas at Hawkesbury. Photo by Steve Hart.

Handfast is the $2.45 favourite with Ladbrokes.com.au and O’Shea is …

Handfast Takes Out South Pacific Classic

Handfast Takes Out South Pacific Classic

9 Apr, 2016

Handfast has posted an early win for Godolphin on Day 2 of The Championships at Royal Randwick this afternoon; producing a scintillating turn of foot to comfortably take out the Listed South Pacific Classic (1400m).

Handfast was allocated the rails draw for his run in the South Pacific Classic and used the gate to his …

Ygritte Ready To Run Well In Inglis Guineas

Ygritte Ready To Run Well In Inglis Guineas

14 May, 2015

Ygritte has not had a race start in over a month, but trainer Gerald Ryan is confident that the talented filly is ready to run well in the 2015 Inglis Guineas at Scone on Saturday.

Ygritte will have the chance to return to winning form when she contests the 2015 Inglis Guineas at Scone on …

Federal Too Good For Rivals In South Pacific Classic

Federal Too Good For Rivals In South Pacific Classic

11 Apr, 2015

Promising colt Federal showed an impressive turn-of-foot to record a strong win in the 2015 South Pacific Classic at Royal Randwick this afternoon.

Federal could contest the 2015 Hawkesbury Guineas after he proved too strong for his rivals in the South Pacific Classic. Photo by: Steve Hart

Jockey James McDonald elected to settle Federal just …

Aeronautical Back To 1400 Metres In Chester Manifold Stakes

Aeronautical Back To 1400 Metres In Chester Manifold Stakes

14 Jan, 2015

Aeronautical has been included in the 2015 Chester Manifold Stakes field and will be racing over a distance longer than 1200 metres for the first time since he finished at the tail of the field in the 2013 edition of the Group 1 Doncaster Mile (1600m).

Aeronautical has the chance to return to winning form …

Sydney Way Of Going To Suit Beauty’s Beast

Sydney Way Of Going To Suit Beauty’s Beast

5 Dec, 2014

Trainer Danny O’Brien is hoping that a return to the Sydney way of going and a potentially soft track will help Beauty’s Beast return to winning form in The HQ Of Insurance Handicap (1400m) at Rosehill Gardens.

Beauty’s Beast was most impressive when he made his Australian racing debut in the South Pacific Classic. Photo …

Emirates Stakes The Spring Target For Beauty’s Beast

Emirates Stakes The Spring Target For Beauty’s Beast

2 Sep, 2014

The Group 1 Emirates Stakes (1600m) at Flemington on November 8 is set to be the 2014 Spring Racing Carnival target for promising galloper Beauty’s Beast.

Beauty's Beast won the South Pacific Classic in impressive fashion during the 2014 Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival. Photo by: Steve Hart

Beauty’s Beast joined the stable of Danny O’Brien, …

Beauty’s Beast To Join O’Brien Stable

Beauty’s Beast To Join O’Brien Stable

22 May, 2014

Talented Kiwi colt Beauty’s Beast has been sold to a group of Australian owners and will continue his racing career under the care of leading Melbourne trainer Danny O’Brien.

Beauty's Beast made his Australian racing debut with a win in the South Pacific Classic during the 2014 Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival. Photo by: Steve Hart…

Greene Delighted With Beauty’s Beast Ahead Of Hawkesbury Guineas

Greene Delighted With Beauty’s Beast Ahead Of Hawkesbury Guineas

1 May, 2014

Trainer David Greene has revealed that he is delighted with the condition of talented gelding Beauty’s Beast ahead of the 2014 Hawkesbury Guineas at the standalone Hawkesbury meeting this weekend.

Beauty's Beast is chasing his second win in Australia in the 2014 Hawkesbury Guineas this weekend. Photo by: Steve Hart

Beauty’s Beast made his Australian …

Waterhouse Confident Woodbine Can Be Competitive In All Aged Stakes

Waterhouse Confident Woodbine Can Be Competitive In All Aged Stakes

22 Apr, 2014

Trainer Gai Waterhouse is confident that Woodbine can be competitive when he makes his debut at Group 1 level in the 2014 All Aged Stakes at Royal Randwick on Saturday.

Woodbine has the opportunity to join the likes of All Too Hard, Atlantic Jewel and Flying Spur as horses that have won the All Aged …