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Sweet As Bro Primed For Wodonga Gold Cup

Sweet As Bro Primed For Wodonga Gold Cup

27 Nov, 2014

Sweet As Bro has failed to fire in his two race starts this preparation, but co-trainer Leon Corstens is confident that the talented gelding can return to his best form in the 2014 Wodonga Gold Cup tomorrow.

Michael Rodd has been booked to ride Sweet As Bro in the 2014 Wodonga Gold. Photo by: Race …

Pornichet Scores Maiden Australian Race Win In Sandown Stakes

Pornichet Scores Maiden Australian Race Win In Sandown Stakes

15 Nov, 2014

Pornichet did plenty wrong, but was still able to record his maiden Australian race win in the 2014 Sandown Stakes at Sandown this afternoon.

Pornichet was too strong for his rivals in the 2014 Sandown Stakes this weekend. Photo by: Sarah Ebbett

Pornichet was extremely well-backed in the lead-up to the Sandown Stakes and was …

Speediness Included In Sandown Stakes Field

Speediness Included In Sandown Stakes Field

12 Nov, 2014

Speediness has been included in the 2014 Sandown Stakes field and is set to contest the Group 3 event at Sandown on Saturday.

Speediness will have the chance to return to winning form in the 2014 Sandown Stakes this weekend. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Trainer Colin Scott revealed yesterday that Speediness would be …

Atlantic Jewel Returns To The Winners Circle In The Caulfield Stakes

Atlantic Jewel Returns To The Winners Circle In The Caulfield Stakes

12 Oct, 2013

Glamour mare Atlantic Jewel is back on track for the Group 1 Cox Plate (2040m) after recording a comfortable victory in the Group 1 Caulfield Stakes(2000m) at Caulfield this afternoon.

Atlantic Jewel bounced back to her best with the easiest of wins in the Group 1 Caulfield Stakes this afternoon. Photo by: Race Horse Photos …

Fiorente Flashes Home To Win The 2013 Dato’ Tan Chin Nam Stakes

Fiorente Flashes Home To Win The 2013 Dato’ Tan Chin Nam Stakes

14 Sep, 2013

Fiorente flashed home from the back of the field to record his first victory in Australia in the Group 2 Dato’ Tan Chin Nam Stakes (1600m) at Moonee Valley today.

Fiorente stamped himself as a leading Cox Plate contender with a fast-finishing win in the Sheraco Stakes. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Fiorente looked …

Hayes Duo Out To Surprise In Dato’ Tan Chin Nam Stakes

Hayes Duo Out To Surprise In Dato’ Tan Chin Nam Stakes

14 Sep, 2013

The David Hayes-trained duo of Spacecraft and Bass Strait are well down the betting for the Group 2 Dato’ Tan Chin Nam Stakes (1600m) at Moonee Valley this afternoon but the leading trainer is looking for a competitive effort by both gallopers.

Bass Strait will make his weight-for-age debut in the Dato' Tan Chin Nam …

Blackiston Confident Desert Wizard Up To Class

Blackiston Confident Desert Wizard Up To Class

14 Sep, 2013

Trainer Nigel Blackiston is confident that the undefeated Desert Wizard is good enough to be competitive when he steps up in class to contest the Group 2 Dato’ Tan Chin Nam Stakes (1600m) at Moonee Valley this afternoon.

Desert Wizard will make his debut at Group 2 level in the Dato' Tan Chin Nam Stakes …

Playing God wins 2011 Kingston Town Classic

Playing God wins 2011 Kingston Town Classic

3 Dec, 2011

The genius of trainer Neville Parnham turned the attitude of Playing God to enabled him to take a consecutive Group 1 $500,000 Kingston Town Classic (1800m) at Ascot today.

The four-year-old hadn’t won since February and had raced since August which took in Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival.

The best Playing God could manage in Melbourne …

Spacecraft Could Endanger Whobegotyou’s Dato Tan Chin Nam Hopes

Spacecraft Could Endanger Whobegotyou’s Dato Tan Chin Nam Hopes

9 Sep, 2011

Spacecraft could be a danger to Whobegotyou in the Dato Tan Chin Nam Stakes

Trainer David Hayes is confident that little known Spacecraft is capable of outdoing overwhelming favourite Whobegotyou in tomorrow’s Dato Tan Chin Nam Stakes at Moonee Valley.

Spacecraft has had just one start for Hayes and was originally trained by Danny O’Brien …

Hayes Hopeful Tough Season Will Pay Off

Hayes Hopeful Tough Season Will Pay Off

10 Aug, 2011

Trainer David Hayes is hopeful he will have a successful season

David Hayes has long been one of the main features at the top of training in Australia but by his own standards last season was one to forget.

He languished well down the leader board in the trainers premiership and with only a few …