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Late Acceptance Fee Gets Sacred Star Into Doomben 10,000

Late Acceptance Fee Gets Sacred Star Into Doomben 10,000

20 May, 2015

Connections of Sacred Star have paid the late entry fee of $22,500 to get the horse into the 2015 Doomben 10,000 field and he will contest the Group 1 event in Brisbane this weekend.

Sacred Star will have the chance to record maiden win at Group 1 level in Australia when he contests the 2015 …

Pike Confident Sacred Star Will Be Fit For Doomben 10,000

Pike Confident Sacred Star Will Be Fit For Doomben 10,000

12 May, 2015

Trainer Tony Pike has revealed that he is confident that Sacred Star will be passed fit to contest the 2015 Doomben 10,000 in Brisbane next Saturday.

Sacred Star missed out on the 2015 BTC Cup due to a stone bruise. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Sacred Star was set to return to Australian racing in the …

Costa Viva A First Four Contender In Tattersall’s Tiara

Costa Viva A First Four Contender In Tattersall’s Tiara

21 Jun, 2014

Trainer Jason Bridgman is confident that Costa Viva can finish in the first four when she makes her Australian Group 1 debut in the 2014 Tattersall’s Tiara at Eagle Farm this afternoon.

Costa Viva finished ninth behind Sir Moments in the 2014 Queensland Guineas. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Costa Viva took out the Group 1 …

Sargent To Close New Zealand Stable

Sargent To Close New Zealand Stable

11 Jun, 2014

Group 1 winning trainer John Sargentwill close his Matamata stable in New Zealand before the start of the new racing season to focus his energies on his growing Sydney stable.

John Sargent will close his Matamata Stable in the coming weeks in order to concentrate on his operation in Sydney. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Sargent …

Irish Fling Ready For Australian Racing Debut In The Galaxy

Irish Fling Ready For Australian Racing Debut In The Galaxy

28 Mar, 2014

Talented New Zealand-based mare Irish Fling will make her Australian racing debut in the 2014 The Galaxy at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday and trainer Guy Lowry is happy with her condition ahead of the Group 1 event.

Guy Lowry is having his first runner in Australia since Pimms Time contested the Doomben Cup in Brisbane …

The Galaxy On The Agenda For Kiwi Mare

The Galaxy On The Agenda For Kiwi Mare

12 Feb, 2014

New Zealand-based trainer Grant Cullen has revealed that the Group 1 The Galaxy (1100m) at Royal Randwick on March 29 is on the agenda for talented mare Irish Fling.

Irish Fling is a chance of facing the likes of Bel Sprinter in The Galaxy at Royal Randwick during the 2014 Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival. Photo …

Cauthen To Resume In Telegraph Handicap

Cauthen To Resume In Telegraph Handicap

15 Jan, 2014

Talented colt Cauthen will return to the races in the Group 1 Telegraph Handicap (1200m) at Trentham in New Zealand on Saturday.

Cauthen is on track to contest the Orr Stakes and Futurity Stakes during the 2014 Melbourne Festival Of Racing. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Cauthen made his racing debut with an unbelievable …

Avdulla To Ride Trepidation In The Telegraph Handicap

Avdulla To Ride Trepidation In The Telegraph Handicap

14 Jan, 2014

Rising Sydney jockey Brenton Avdulla will have the opportunity to ride his first Group 1 winner since 2011 when he partners Trepidation in the Telegraph Handicap (1200m) and Gobi Ranger in the Ocean Park Levin Classic (1600m) at Trentham in New Zealand on Saturday.

Brenton Avdulla will make his international riding debut at New Zealand …

Ten-Time Group 1 Winner King Mufhasa Retired

Ten-Time Group 1 Winner King Mufhasa Retired

19 Dec, 2013

New Zealand superstar Mufhasa, who raced as King Mufhasa in Australia, has been retired after pulling up lame following a trackwork gallop on Tuesday.

King Mufhasa finishes his racing career with an amazing ten wins at Group 1 level including two victories in Australia. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

King Mufhasa was nearing a …

Atomic Force Retired

Atomic Force Retired

13 Aug, 2013

Veteran sprinter Atomic Force has been retired after finishing at the tail of the field in the Group 3 Missile Stakes (1200m) at Royal Randwick on Saturday.

Two-time Group 1 winner Atomic Force has been retired. Photo by: Taron Clarke

The injury-prone gelding has failed to fire in his last two campaigns and connections made …