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Pondarosa Miss Set For Melbourne Cup

Pondarosa Miss Set For Melbourne Cup

23 Jun, 2015

Co-owner Darrell Hollinshead has revealed that Kiwi stayer Pondarosa Miss will be set for the 2015 Melbourne Cup that will be held at Flemington on November 3.

Pondarosa Miss beat Addictive Habit (pictured) to win the Easter Handicap in New Zealand in April. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Pondarosa Miss was sent to the spelling paddock …

Australian Cup On The Agenda For Puccini

Australian Cup On The Agenda For Puccini

11 Feb, 2015

Co-trainer Jacob McKay has revealed that Puccini will make the trip to Australia for the 2015 Australian Cup if he performs well in the Group 1 Haunui Farm Weight-For-Age Classic at Otaki next Saturday.

Puccini finished behind Criterion (pictured) in his two previous starts in Australia. Photo by: Steve Hart

Puccini recorded his second win …

Sacred Star Chasing Stradbroke Handicap Start In QTC Cup

Sacred Star Chasing Stradbroke Handicap Start In QTC Cup

29 May, 2014

Trainer Tony Pike is hoping that Sacred Star can earn a start in the 2014 Stradbroke Handicap by winning the Group 2 QTC CupĀ (1300m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Sacred Star is returning to Australian racing for the first time since 2012. Photo by: Steve Hart

Sacred Star made his racing debut in 2012 …