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Waller Dominates Small Summer Cup Field

Waller Dominates Small Summer Cup Field

23 Dec, 2015

The Australian Turf Club (ATC) may have extended entries for the feature race at Royal Randwick on Boxing Day, but still only seven gallopers make up the Summer Cup field for Saturday including two Chris Waller-trained hopefuls.

Junoob will carry top weight in the 2015 Summer Cup at Royal Randwick on Boxing Day for Chris …

Summer Cup The Racing Swansong for I’m Imposing

Summer Cup The Racing Swansong for I’m Imposing

22 Dec, 2015

I’m Imposing has been a strong and consistent performer since arriving in Australia from his native Great Britain five years ago, and trainer Chris Waller is hopeful the popular ten-year-old can retire from racing a winner of Saturday’s Group 3 Summer Cup (2000m) at Royal Randwick.

I’m Imposing will contest his final race in Saturday’s …

Happy Clapper earns Doncaster Mile start with Villiers Stakes win

Happy Clapper earns Doncaster Mile start with Villiers Stakes win

14 Dec, 2015

The Pat Webster trained Happy Clapper has earned a start in the Group 1 $3m Doncaster Mile (1600m) in the Autumn with his win in the Villiers Stakes at Randwick last Saturday.

Happy Clapper, above, has earned a start in the Doncaster Mile after winning the Villiers Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

The …

Telepathic needs plenty of luck from wide Villiers Stakes barrier

Telepathic needs plenty of luck from wide Villiers Stakes barrier

10 Dec, 2015

Champion Sydney trainer Chris Waller concedes that Telepathic will need plenty of good luck from a wide barrier in the Group 2 $250,000 Inglis Villiers Stakes (1600m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Telepathic will need plenty of luck from barrier 18 in the Villiers Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

Telepathic has drawn barrier eighteen …

Waller has strength in numbers in Hollindale Stakes nominations

Waller has strength in numbers in Hollindale Stakes nominations

20 Apr, 2015

Leading Sydney trainer Chris Waller has strength in numbers with four of his Winter Carnival contingents in the nominations for the Group 2 $358,000 A.D. Hollindale Stakes (1800m) at the Gold Coast on Saturday.

Foreteller, above, is one of four Chris Waller trained horses nominated for the Hollindale Stakes at the Gold Coast. Photo by …

Australian Cup On The Agenda For Le Roi

Australian Cup On The Agenda For Le Roi

4 Feb, 2015

Trainer Tony McEvoy has revealed that the 2015 Australian Cup is the on the agenda for imported stayer Le Roi.

Le Roi took out the Queen Elizabeth Stakes during the 2014 Spring Racing Carnival. Photo by: Sarah Ebbett

Le Roi finished his 2014 Spring Racing Carnival campaign with a tough staying win in the Group …

McEvoy Can’t Fault Pelicano Ahead Of Hobart Cup

McEvoy Can’t Fault Pelicano Ahead Of Hobart Cup

3 Feb, 2015

Pelicano will be included in the 2015 Hobart Cup field and trainer Tony McEvoy can’t fault the tough stayer ahead of the Listed event next Monday.

Pelicano will have the chance to return to winning form in the 2015 Hobart Cup. Photo by: Steve Hart

Pelicano spent almost a year away from racing after had …

Midsummer Sun Put Down After Barrier Trial Injury

Midsummer Sun Put Down After Barrier Trial Injury

3 Feb, 2015

Imported galloper Midsummer Sun was put down after he suffered an injury at the conclusion of a barrier trial at Rosehill Gardens this morning.

Midsummer Sun (pictured winning at Caulfield) made history earlier this year by winning back-to-back editions of the Gosford Cup. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Midsummer Sun contested the opening barrier …

Gallatin Ready To Return To Winning Form In Australia Day Cup

Gallatin Ready To Return To Winning Form In Australia Day Cup

23 Jan, 2015

Godolphin Racing Manager Jason Walsh believes that Gallatin is ready to return to winning form in the 2015 Australia Day Cup at Royal Randwick tomorrow.

Gallatin has the chance to return to winning form in the 2015 Australia Day Cup at Royal Randwick on Saturday. Photo by: Steve Hart

Gallatin did not perform at his …

Shinn Optimistic Heading Into 2015 Gosford Cup

Shinn Optimistic Heading Into 2015 Gosford Cup

9 Jan, 2015

Jockey Blake Shinn has been booked to ride Midsummer Sun in the 2015 Gosford Cup and he is confident the imported galloper can become the first horse since Dark Diamond in 1972 to win back-to-back editions of the race.

Blake Shinn has a strong book of rides at Gosford this afternoon. Photo by: Race Horse …