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Maher confirms Melbourne Cup campaign for Jameka

Maher confirms Melbourne Cup campaign for Jameka

21 Jun, 2016

Caulfield trainer Ciaron Maher has confirmed a Caulfield Cup – Melbourne Cup campaign for last season’s Crown Oaks winner Jameka.

Jameka, above, will be set for the Caulfield Cup and Melbourne Cup during the Spring Carnival. Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.

Maher said that Jameka has come through a tough Autumn Carnival campaign well and has …

Griante draws barrier 3 in capacity Robert Sangster Stakes field

Griante draws barrier 3 in capacity Robert Sangster Stakes field

3 May, 2016

Group 1 winning mare Griante draws well at barrier three in the Group 1 $400,000 UBET Classic (Registered as Robert Sangster Stakes) (1200m) at Morphettville on Saturday.

Griante, above, has drawn barrier three in the Robert Sangster Stakes at Morphettville. Photo by Steve Hart.

The David Brideoake trained Griante joined the Group 1 winners’ club …

2016 Australian Guineas Tips: Xtravagant The Horse To Beat

2016 Australian Guineas Tips: Xtravagant The Horse To Beat

4 Mar, 2016

Daniel O’Sullivan has Xtravagant on top of his 2016 Australian Guineas tips and he believes that the talented colt is clearly the best horse in the Group 1 event at Flemington this weekend.

Form expert Daniel O’Sullivan believes that Tarzino is one of the three leading chances in the Australian Guineas. Photo by: Ultimate Racing …

Maher Happy With 2016 Australian Guineas Duo

Maher Happy With 2016 Australian Guineas Duo

4 Mar, 2016

Ciaron Maher has both Jameka and Bon Aurum in the 2016 Australian Guineas field and the leading trainer is happy with his two chances ahead of the Group 1 event at Flemington tomorrow.

Jameka is one of two Ciaron Maher-trained runners in the 2016 Australian Guineas. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Jameka finished her 2015 …

Blinkers go on Perfect Reflection in Australian Guineas

Blinkers go on Perfect Reflection in Australian Guineas

2 Mar, 2016

Western Australian owned filly Perfect Reflection will race in blinkers for the first time when she steps out in the Group 1 $750,000 Australian Guineas (1600m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Jockey Ben Melham will ride Perfect Reflection in the Australian Guineas at Flemington. Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.

The lightly raced Perfect Reflection was the winner …

Perfect Reflection to be tested in Blinkers for Australian Guineas

Perfect Reflection to be tested in Blinkers for Australian Guineas

29 Feb, 2016

Melbourne Cup winning trainer Darren Weir will test out Perfect Reflection with the blinkers on in a bid to increase her chances in the Group 1 $750,000 Australian Guineas (1600m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Perfect Reflection finished third to Don’t Doubt Mamma, above, in The Vanity at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Perfect Reflection …

Pasadena Girl On Top Of Angus Armanasco Stakes Field

Pasadena Girl On Top Of Angus Armanasco Stakes Field

24 Feb, 2016

The 2016 Angus Armanasco Stakes field has been released and Pasadena Girl is set to return to the races in the Group 2 event at Caulfield on Saturday.

Pasadena Girl is set to return to the races in the Angus Armanasco Stakes at Caulfield this weekend. Photo by: Steve Hart

Pasadena Girl was the star …

Don’t Doubt Mamma Upstages Favourites In The Vanity

Don’t Doubt Mamma Upstages Favourites In The Vanity

20 Feb, 2016

Don’t Doubt Mamma upstaged Perfect Reflection and Jameka to take out the 2016 The Vanity at Flemington this afternoon.

Don’t Doubt Mamma wins The Vanity at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Don’t Doubt Mamma was given a lovely run in transit off the speed in the early stages of The Vanity and jockey Dwayne …

Weir Happy With Perfect Reflection Ahead Of The Vanity

Weir Happy With Perfect Reflection Ahead Of The Vanity

19 Feb, 2016

Perfect Reflection will defend her unbeaten record in the 2016 The Vanity at Flemington tomorrow and trainer Darren Weir is very happy with the condition of the star filly ahead of her Melbourne racing debut.

Ben Melham has been booked to ride Perfect Reflection in the 2016 The Vanity at Flemington tomorrow. Photo by: Daniel …

Zahra replaces Hall on Alaskan Rose in The Vanity

Zahra replaces Hall on Alaskan Rose in The Vanity

18 Feb, 2016

Mark Zahra will replace the suspended Nicholas Hall on Alaskan Rose in the Group 3 $150,000 The Vanity (1400m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Jockey Mark Zahra, above, replaces Nicholas Hall on Alaskan Rose in The Vanity at Flemington. Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.

Hall was originally booked to partner the Mike Moroney trained Alaskan Rose but …