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Bel Sprinter ready to rise to top of sprinting ranks

Bel Sprinter ready to rise to top of sprinting ranks

14 Sep, 2012

Mornington trainer Jason Warren is expecting Bel Sprinter to rise to the top of the sprinting ranks in the Spring after the five year old failed to reach his potential in a disappointing Autumn campaign.

Trainer Jason Warren expects Bel Sprinter to rise to the top of the sprinting ranks this Spring. Photo by: Taron …

Williams to ride Atomic Force at Moonee Valley

Williams to ride Atomic Force at Moonee Valley

21 Aug, 2012

Craig Williams will be the new jockey aboard Atomic Force when the Group 1 winner steps out for the first time this Spring Carnival at Moonee Valley on Saturday.

Jockey Craig Williams will partner Atomic Force (pictured) in the Listed Carlyon Stakes. Photo by: Steve Hart

Williams will replace regular rider Nash Rawiller in the …

Atomic Force heading to Melbourne for spring

Atomic Force heading to Melbourne for spring

31 Jul, 2012

Newcastle based Group 1 winner Atomic Force will head to Melbourne later in this week to prepare for the upcoming Melbourne Spring Carnival feature sprints.

Atomic Force will go to Melbourne for the spring - photo © Steve Hart

Trainer Darren Smith said that Atomic Force had pulled up very well after his first solid …

Heathcote leaving tactics up to Rawiller in BTC Cup

Heathcote leaving tactics up to Rawiller in BTC Cup

9 May, 2012

Brisbane’s leading trainer Robert Heathcote will leave the riding tactics up to top Sydney jockey Nash Rawiller after BTC Cup favourite Buffering draw one from the outside at Doomben on Saturday.

Buffering gets his best chance to win at Group 1 level for the first time in the $400,000 Bundaberg Distilling Co. BTC Cup (1200m) …

James McDonald to ride in Brisbane after Hong Kong win

James McDonald to ride in Brisbane after Hong Kong win

8 May, 2012

Brisbane racegoers will get a chance to see talented New Zealand jockey James McDonald ride in Queensland again after the young rider showed off his outstanding ability on the world stage in Hong Kong on the weekend.

Prominent Hong Kong trainer John Moore was full of praise for McDonald after steering Xtension to back to …

Black Caviar to attract another 30,000 crowd to Morphettville

Black Caviar to attract another 30,000 crowd to Morphettville

8 May, 2012

The presence of super mare Black Caviar at Morphettville on Saturday will guarantee a 30,000 plus crowd but has greatly diminished the field size of Adelaide’s famous sprint.

More than 30,000 are expected to fill Morphettville to watch Black Caviar - photo © Steven Dowden

Morphettville will be bursting at the seams as it was …