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Trainer Wrapped With Darwin Cup Favourite

Trainer Wrapped With Darwin Cup Favourite

31 Jul, 2013

Trainer Bob Richard said he could not be happier with Spartan Eagle ahead of the 2013 $200,000 Darwin Cup (2000m) at Fannie Bay next Monday.

Spartan Eagle picked up the biggest win of his racing career with a dominant six length victory against a quality field in the Metric Mile (1600m) and is now a …

Road Trippin’ To Contest Hiraji Handicap

Road Trippin’ To Contest Hiraji Handicap

17 Jul, 2013

Exciting gelding Road Trippin’ is set to compete in the Hiraji Handicap (1600m) at Flemington on Saturday as he works towards what trainer Stephen Theodore believes will be a successful Spring Racing Carnival campaign.

Under The Eiffel is one of several talented gallopers set to face Road Trippin' in the Hiraji Handicap. Photo by: Taron …

Skateboard Back On His Wheels For Canterbury

Skateboard Back On His Wheels For Canterbury

23 Jan, 2012

Skateboard will get a second crack at satisfying his supporters this weekend when the five year old runs in a benchmark 85 over 1550 metres at Canterbury.

The horse started as a big favourite at Warwick Farm on January seven but his race was over just as it started.

When the gates opened he shifted …

Waller Equipped With Army Of Runners For Season Finale

Waller Equipped With Army Of Runners For Season Finale

29 Jul, 2011

Trainer Chris Waller will have an army of runners in the final metro meeting of the season in Sydney

This season’s Sydney Trainer’s Premiership winner Chris Waller is hoping to end the season on another high by winning the $100,000 Winter Challenge at Rosehill Gardens this weekend.

Waller is also hoping to win the final …