News About: Stephen Autridge

No Chandler Macleod Stakes for Xtravagant

No Chandler Macleod Stakes for Xtravagant

30 Aug, 2016

Exciting Kiwi raider Xtravagant has been ruled out of a return in Saturday’s Listed Chandler Macleod Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley after returning an elevated temperature over the weekend.

Xtravagant will not return to racing in Saturday’s Listed Chandler Macleod Stakes at Moonee Valley. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Posting an impressive career total of six …

Sir Rupert Clarke Early Target for Xtravagant

Sir Rupert Clarke Early Target for Xtravagant

9 Aug, 2016

Co-trainer Stephen Autridge has named September’s Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes as an early Group 1 spring target for the stable’s visiting Kiwi galloper Xtravagant would could go all the way to Cox Plate Day.

2016 Cox Plate-nominated New Zealand galloper Xtravagant could run first-up at Moonee Valley on September 3. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Prepared …

Late arrival Xtravagant still on top of Australian Guineas betting

Late arrival Xtravagant still on top of Australian Guineas betting

3 Mar, 2016

A flight cancellation hasn’t dampened the confidence of Kiwi trainer Stephen Autridge about the chances of Xtravagant who remains at the top of the betting for the Group 1 $750,000 Australian Guineas (1600m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Xtravagant will be up against Palentino, above, in the Australian Guineas at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.…

Australian Guineas 2016: Xtravagant To Arrive In Australia Tomorrow

Australian Guineas 2016: Xtravagant To Arrive In Australia Tomorrow

1 Mar, 2016

Xtravagant remains on top of 2016 Australian Guineas betting markets and he will make the trip from New Zealand to his temporary stable at Flemington tomorrow.

Xtravagant will take on the likes of Palentino and Tivaci in the 2016 Australian Guineas at Flemington this weekend. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Xtravagant stamped himself as one …

Matt Cameron in doubt for Australian Guineas ride on Xtravagant

Matt Cameron in doubt for Australian Guineas ride on Xtravagant

15 Feb, 2016

Connections of star Kiwi three year old Xtravagant could be looking for a new jockey for the  Group 1 $750,000 Australian Guineas (1600m) at Flemington on March 5 after regular rider Matt Cameron took a heavy tumble at Matamata on Sunday.

Mahuta, above, is on the third line of betting behind Kiwi star Xtravagant in …

NZ’s top filly Risque to join the Lindsay Park Team

NZ’s top filly Risque to join the Lindsay Park Team

15 Dec, 2015

New Zealand’s top filly Risque is set to be prepared for an Oaks campaign in the Autumn after she arrives at Lindsay Park on the weekend.

David Hayes, above, and co-trainer Tom Dabernig will take over the training of NZ filly Risque. Photo by Taron Clarke.

Risque is raced under The Oaks Stud banner for …

Australian Guineas The Autumn Target For Xtravagant

Australian Guineas The Autumn Target For Xtravagant

9 Nov, 2015

Trainer Stephen Autridge has revealed that the 2015 Australian Guineas will be the early autumn target for Xtravagant following his dominant victory in the New Zealand 2000 Guineas at Riccarton on Saturday.

Connections are hopeful that Xtravagant can replicate the feat of Turn Me Loose, who won a Group 1 in Australia after taking out …