News About: Steven O’Dea

Injury Forces Sir Moments Out of Doomben Cup

Injury Forces Sir Moments Out of Doomben Cup

4 May, 2015

Leg lacerations suffered during a training accident has forced Brisbane horseman Steven O’dea to withdraw his ace Doomben Cup contender Sir Moments from the race and send the four-year-old straight to the paddock.

Injury has ruled Sir Moments out of Saturday’s Doomben Cup and the remainder of the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival. Photo: Daniel Costello.…

Denarius aimed towards the Queensland Guineas

Denarius aimed towards the Queensland Guineas

2 Feb, 2015

Last Saturday’s Doomben winner Denarius will be aimed toward the Group 2 $400,000 Sky Racing Queensland Guineas (1600m) during the 2015 Brisbane Winter Carnival.

Denarius will be aimed towards the 2015 Queensland Guineas after winning at Doomben, above, on January 31. Photo by Daniel Costello.

The Queensland Guineas for the three year olds will be …

O’Dea Looking Forward To Villiers Stakes With Sir Moments

O’Dea Looking Forward To Villiers Stakes With Sir Moments

9 Dec, 2014

Trainer Steven O’Dea is thrilled with the condition of Sir Moments and can’t wait to see the talented galloper return to Group level for the 2014 Villiers Stakes at Royal Randwick this weekend.

Sir Moments is set to be one of the leading chances in the 2014 Villiers Stakes at Royal Randwick this weekend. Photo …

Sir Moments’ Festival Stakes Odds Shorten

Sir Moments’ Festival Stakes Odds Shorten

28 Nov, 2014

The 2014 Festival Stakes odds of Sir Moments have shortened significantly in the past 24 hours and the Choisir gelding is now favourite to take out the Listed event at Rosehill Gardens this weekend.

Tim Bell will have the chance to steer Sir Moments to another race win in the 2014 Festival Stakes. Photo by: …

Sir Moments pleases in Festival Stakes lead up gallop

Sir Moments pleases in Festival Stakes lead up gallop

25 Nov, 2014

Eagle Farm trainer Steven O’Dea has given Sir Moments the all clear to tackle the Listed $100,000 Festival Stakes (1500m) at Rosehill on Saturday after a pleasing final gallop heading into the weekend.

Sir Moments, above, has prepared for the Festival Stakes at Rosehill with a solid gallop at Randwick on Tuesday morning. Photo by …

McEvoy adopts wait and see approach for Mouro

McEvoy adopts wait and see approach for Mouro

24 Nov, 2014

Trainer Tony McEvoy will adopt a wait and see approach before deciding if he runs his Villiers Stakes hopeful Mouro in Sydney or Brisbane this weekend.

Mouro is nominated for both the Festival Stakes at Rosehill and the Recognition Stakes aat Doomben on Saturday. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Mouro is heading towards the …

Sir Moments on Target for Villiers Stakes

Sir Moments on Target for Villiers Stakes

18 Nov, 2014

Queensland Guineas winner Sir Moments is on target for the Group 2 $175,000 Villiers Stakes (1600m) at Randwick on December 13 after winning at the Gold Coast last Saturday.

Sir Moments is on target for the Villiers Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Sir Moments was having his second run back from a spell …

Sir Moments Super Impressive In Daybreak Lover

Sir Moments Super Impressive In Daybreak Lover

7 Jun, 2014

Talented gelding Sir Moments stormed home from the tail of the field to score a most impressive victory in the 2014 Daybreak Lover at Eagle Farm this afternoon.

Sir Moments made it two wins on the trot with a strong victory in the Daybreak Lover. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Sir Moments missed the start and …

Quick Back-Up No Problem For Sir Moments In Daybreak Lover

Quick Back-Up No Problem For Sir Moments In Daybreak Lover

5 Jun, 2014

Trainer Steven O’dea is confident that the quick back-up will not be a problem for talented gelding Sir Moments in the Listed Daybreak Lover (1600m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Sir Moments is chasing his second straight win in the 2014 Daybreak Lover at Eagle Farm this weekend. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Sir Moments recorded …

Sir Moments Wins Thrilling Queensland Guineas In Blanket Finish

Sir Moments Wins Thrilling Queensland Guineas In Blanket Finish

31 May, 2014

Talented gelding Sir Moments flashed home late to score a narrow win in a thrilling finish to the 2014 Queensland Guineas at Eagle Farm this afternoon.

Sir Moments got his nose in front at the right time in the Queensland Guineas at Eagle Farm this afternoon. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Gai Waterhouse-trained Ryker looked as …