News About: The Australian Hurdle

Gotta Take Care Wins Third Brendan Drechsler Hurdle

Gotta Take Care Wins Third Brendan Drechsler Hurdle

16 Jun, 2014

Evergreen gelding Gotta Take Care maintained his stellar form over the jumps to score a dominant victory in the Brendan Drechsler Hurdle (3200m) at Bendigo on Sunday.

Gotta Take Care was perfect over the jumps in the 2014 Brendan Drechsler Hurdle at Bendigo on Sunday. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Gotta Take Care was …

Champion Jumper Black And Bent Retired

Champion Jumper Black And Bent Retired

4 Jun, 2014

Champion jumper Black And Benthas been retired after the veteran gelding suffered a minor tendon injury that ruled him out of the 2014 jumps racing season.

Black And Bent stamped himself as the champions jumps horse of his era with a string of dominant performances. Photo by: Taron Clarke

Black And Bent has not been …

Palmero To Back-Up In Grand Annual

Palmero To Back-Up In Grand Annual

29 Apr, 2014

Palmero is set to back-up in the 2014 Grand Annual at Warrnambool on Thursday after winning the Brierly Steeplechase this afternoon.

Palmero overcame a couple of jumping mistakes to win the Brierly Steeplechase and will back up in the Grand Annual on Thursday. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Palmero was taken straight to the …

Wet Track To Suit The Bowler In The Wangoom Handicap

Wet Track To Suit The Bowler In The Wangoom Handicap

29 Apr, 2014

Trainer Robert Smerdon is confident that the wet track will suit The Bowler when he takes on the older horses in the 2014 Wangoom Handicap at Warrnambool tomorrow.

Westsouthwest and The Bowler are two of Robert Smerdon's leading chances at Warrnambool this week. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

The Bowler has had two starts …

Tuscan Fire puts jumps career on hold

Tuscan Fire puts jumps career on hold

14 Jan, 2013

The Dan O’Sullivan trained Tuscan Fire’s jumping days have been put on hold after the six year old made it back to back Flemington wins on the weekend.

Tuscan Fire might put their jumps career on hold and go to the Adelaide Cup. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

The rejuvenated stayer has proven himself …