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Astern had quiet trial before Autumn Carnival return

Astern had quiet trial before Autumn Carnival return

23 Jan, 2017

Golden Rose winner Astern had a quiet trial at Warwick Farm this morning in the lead up to his return to the race track for an Autumn Carnival campaign.

Astern, above winning the Golden Rose at Rosehill, pleased connections with an easy barrier trial at Warwick Farm. Photo by Steve Hart.

Astern claimed a Group …

Fell Swoop looking to go one better in 2017 T J Smith Stakes

Fell Swoop looking to go one better in 2017 T J Smith Stakes

18 Jan, 2017

Canberra trainer Matt Dale is looking forward to his smart sprinter Fell Swoop breaking through for his maiden Group 1 win during the Autumn Carnival and is hoping to go one better in this this year’s Group 1 $2.5m Darley T J Smith Stakes (1200m) at Randwick on April 1, the first day of ‘The …

Music Magnate to resume in Expressway Stakes

Music Magnate to resume in Expressway Stakes

17 Jan, 2017

Trainer Bjorn Baker is expecting his Group 1 winning sprinter Music Magnate to repeat his barrier trial winning performance when he resumes in the Group 2 $200,000 Expressway Stakes (1200m) at Rosehill on January 28.

Music Magnate, above blue and gold colours, is being set for the Expressway Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Daniel Costello.…

Flying Artie to chase Group 1 treble in Autumn

Flying Artie to chase Group 1 treble in Autumn

16 Jan, 2017

Caulfield trainer Mick Price will set his brilliant colt Flying Artie for a Group 1 treble during the Melbourne and Sydney 2017 Autumn Carnival.

Flying Artie, above pink and black, will be chasing a Group 1 treble during the 2017 Autumn Carnival. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Flying Artie was one of the stars of …

T J Smith Stakes Autumn Target for Rebel Dane

T J Smith Stakes Autumn Target for Rebel Dane

13 Dec, 2016

Trainer Gary Portelli already has his sights set on the Group 1 $2.5m Darley T J Smith Stakes (1200m) at Randwick on April 1 for Rebel Dane after the veteran sprinter was well beaten in the Group 1 HK$18.5m Longines Hong Kong Sprint 1200m at Sha Tin last Sunday.

Rebel Dane, above, will be set …

Music Magnate tuning up for the T J Smith Stakes

Music Magnate tuning up for the T J Smith Stakes

5 Dec, 2016

Warwick Farm trainer Bjorn Baker will be tuning up his Doomben 10,000 winner Music Magnate for the Group 1 $2.5m Darley T J Smith Stakes (1200m) at Randwick on April 1, the first day of the 2017 ‘The Championships’.

Music Magnate, above, winning the Doomben 10000 at Doomben during the Brisbane Winter Carniva. Photo by …

2016 Manikato Stakes Betting: Money for Fell Swoop

2016 Manikato Stakes Betting: Money for Fell Swoop

21 Oct, 2016

Canberra trained sprinter Fell Swoop has continued to attract plenty of money and is now at single figure odds for the Group 1 $1m Manikato Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley tonight.

Fell Swoop, above, has been well supported in the Manikato Stakes at Moonee Valley. Photo by Daniel Costello.

The Matt Dale trained Fell Swoop …

Buffering to take on young guns in Moir Stakes

Buffering to take on young guns in Moir Stakes

30 Sep, 2016

Veteran sprinter Buffering will have to beat a field of young guns if he is to win his fourth Group 1 $500,000 Charter Keck Cramer Moir Stakes (1000m) at Moonee Valley tonight.

Veteran sprinter Buffering, above, will have to take on the young guns in the Moir Stakes at Moonee Valley. Photo by Steve Hart.…

Dunn ‘Turns the lights back on’ Chautauqua in Flemington jump out

Dunn ‘Turns the lights back on’ Chautauqua in Flemington jump out

16 Sep, 2016

Jockey Dwayne Dunn said that he was out to “turn the lights back on” world champion sprinter Chautauqua in a Flemington jump out today.

Chautuaqua will resume for the Spring in the G1 Moir Stakes at Moonee Valley. Photo by Steve Hart.

Chautauqua was having his first serious hit out since winning the Group 1 …

Heatherly not a certain Carlyon Stakes starter

Heatherly not a certain Carlyon Stakes starter

17 Aug, 2016

Carlyon Stakes favourite Heatherly is not a certain starter at Moonee Valley on Saturday if the predicted rain on Friday takes the track in the heavy range.

Speedy mare Heatherly, above, is resuming in the Carlyon Stakes at Moonee Valley. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Heatherly has been installed the $3.60 top pick with Ladbrokes.com.au …