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Doyle Plans to be back for Astern in The Galaxy

Doyle Plans to be back for Astern in The Galaxy

15 Feb, 2017

Injured jockey James Doyle plans to be back in the saddle to ride glamour colt Astern in the Group 1 $700,000 The Galaxy (1100m) at Rosehill on Golden Slipper Day March 18.

Injured jockey James Doyle, above winning on Veranillo in the Hinchinbrook Stakes at Randwick, plans to be back in the saddle on Golden …

TJ Smith Stakes an Option for Winning Rupert in 2017

TJ Smith Stakes an Option for Winning Rupert in 2017

19 Dec, 2016

Trainer Bjorn Baker has revealed that Sydney’s major sprint races are likely to figure as long-range targets for Winning Rupert, after the classy three-year-old built on his unbeaten record in the Listed Gold Edition Plate (1200m) over the weekend.

Winning Rupert will make his next appearance in the Group 3 Vo Rogue Plate on December …

Australian Guineas a Target for Power Trip

Australian Guineas a Target for Power Trip

19 Dec, 2016

Trainer John McArdle has revealed that exciting three-year-old Power Trip will be set for an appearance in the Group 1 Australian Guineas (1600m), when he returns to racing in the 2017 Autumn Carnival.

Power Trip will be set for an appearance in the 2017 Australian Guineas at Flemington. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Power Trip has …

Lord Of The Sky Primed for Sir John Monash Stakes

Lord Of The Sky Primed for Sir John Monash Stakes

14 Jul, 2016

Trainer Robbie Laing is confident a rejuvenated Lord Of The Sky will be tough to beat when he returns to competition in Saturday’s featured Group 3 Sir John Monash Stakes (1100m) at Caulfield Racecourse.

Robbie Laing is pleased with Lord Of The Sky ahead of the Sir John Monash Stakes. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia…

Griante Confirmed for Sapphire Stakes Start

Griante Confirmed for Sapphire Stakes Start

4 Apr, 2016

Trainer David Brideoake has been understandably thrilled with the form and class displayed by Griante this time, and has revealed his stable star will return to Sydney to contest Saturday’s Group 2 Sapphire Stakes (1200m) at Royal Randwick.

Griante will line up for the Group 2 Sapphire Stakes on Day 2 of The Championships at …

Terravista among 2016 The Galaxy nominations

Terravista among 2016 The Galaxy nominations

14 Mar, 2016

Trainer Joe Pride’s number one stable sprinter Terravista is among the twenty-seven nominations for the Group 1 $700,000 The Galaxy (1100m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

Terravista is among the nominations for The Galaxy at Rosehill. Photo by Steve Hart.

Pride was forced to abort a start in last weekend’s Group 1 $1.25m Lexus Newmarket Handicap …

Robert Sangster Stakes the Target for Petits Filous

Robert Sangster Stakes the Target for Petits Filous

8 Mar, 2016

Petits Filous completed a strong barrier trial at Cranbourne on Monday morning and will target the Group 1 Robert Sangster Stakes (1200m) at Morphettville on May 7th.

Petits Filous will target the Group 1 Robert Sangster Stakes upon resuming in autumn. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell

Petits Filous stormed onto the Australian racing scene through …

Ball Of Muscle In Challenge Stakes Field

Ball Of Muscle In Challenge Stakes Field

2 Mar, 2016

The 2016 Challenge Stakes field has been released and talented sprinter Ball Of Muscle is set to return to the races in the Group 2 event at Royal Randwick on Saturday.

Ball Of Muscle has the chance to return to winning form in the 2016 Challenge Stakes. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Ball Of Muscle was …

2016 Oakleigh Plate Tips: Fast ‘N’ Rocking The Value

2016 Oakleigh Plate Tips: Fast ‘N’ Rocking The Value

26 Feb, 2016

Fast ‘N’ Rocking is on top of the 2016 Oakleigh Plate tips of form expert Nick Pinkerton and he believes that the consistent sprinter represents outstanding value at his current odds for the Group 1 event at Caulfield on Saturday.

Fast ‘N’ Rocking has the chance to record a maiden win at Group 1 level …

Petits Filous to miss Black Caviar Lightning

Petits Filous to miss Black Caviar Lightning

9 Feb, 2016

Last Spring’s three year old sensation Petits Filous is still a month away from racing and will miss the Group 1 $750,000 Black Caviar Lightning (1000m) at Flemington on February 20.

Petits Filous will miss the Black Caviar Lightning at Flemington. Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.

Trainer Ciaron Maher had intended to kick off Petits Filous’ …