News About: The Coolmore Nunthorpe Stakes

Barakey ready to tackle Oakleigh Plate

Barakey ready to tackle Oakleigh Plate

20 Feb, 2013

Undefeated Western Australian sprinter Barakey is ready to tackle a top class field in the Group 1 $400,000 Sportingbet Oakleigh Plate (1100m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Ortensia having first run back after successful English campaign. Photo by Sarah Ebbett.

Barakey is having his first start since taking his unbeaten run to eleven in the Group …

Ortensia to push ahead to York

Ortensia to push ahead to York

16 Jul, 2012

Trainer Paul Messara will push ahead to York with Ortensia after the mare ran a much improved race on a heavy track in the Group 1 £400,000 Darley July Cup (1200m) at Newmarket on Saturday.

The Group 1 £250,000 The Coolmore Nunthorpe Stakes (5 furlongs) at York on August 24 is part of the British …