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Initiator To The Spelling Paddock After Piping Lane Handicap

Initiator To The Spelling Paddock After Piping Lane Handicap

17 Jan, 2014

Imported stayer Initiator will be sent to the spelling paddock after running in the Piping Lane Handicap (2000m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Initiator is chasing his third straight victory in the Piping Lane Handicap at Flemington this weekend. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Initiator is chasing his third straight victory in the Piping Lane …

Maiden Group 1 Win On Offer For Mount Athos In Hong Kong Vase

Maiden Group 1 Win On Offer For Mount Athos In Hong Kong Vase

2 Dec, 2013

World class stayer Mount Athos will have the opportunity to record his maiden Group 1 victory when he contests the Hong Kong Vase (2400m) at Sha Tin on Sunday.

Mount Athos impressed onlookers with a strong piece of trackwork at Sha Tin on Saturday. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Mount Athos has stamped himself …

Legendary British trainer Sir Henry Cecil dies

Legendary British trainer Sir Henry Cecil dies

12 Jun, 2013

Legendary British racehorse trainer Sir Henry Cecil has died at 70 following a seven year battle with stomach cancer.

Cecil put the finishing touches of his forty-four year training career overseeing the perfect performance of Britain’s latest super star Frankel who was retired last year after winning all of his fourteen race starts as well …