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Prince Of Brooklyn Takes Out National Stakes On Debut

Prince Of Brooklyn Takes Out National Stakes On Debut

16 May, 2015

Prince Of Brooklyn finished over the top of his rivals to make a winning start to his racing career in the 2015 National Stakes at Morphettville this afternoon.

Prince Of Brooklyn was settled off the speed by jockey Dale Smith in the early stages of the race, while the clear favourites Strykum and Badajoz were …

Improper conduct charge brings $5000 fine for Caulfield trainer

Improper conduct charge brings $5000 fine for Caulfield trainer

26 Mar, 2012

Caulfield trainer Rick Hore-Lacy has been fined $5000 by Victoria’s Racing Appeals and Disciplinary Board for improper conduct.

Racing Victoria Stewards had charged Hore-Lacy under AR 175 (q) which states “Any person who in their opinion is guilty of any misconduct, improper conduct or unseemly behaviour” at an inquiry which was set up after an …

Toorak Toff Impressive Ahead Of Newmarket Handicap

Toorak Toff Impressive Ahead Of Newmarket Handicap

6 Mar, 2012

Toorak Toff’s chances in Saturday’s Newmarket Handicap at Flemington appear to have increased after he produced a thrilling jump out this morning.

The four-year-old managed to outsprint the likes of Waratah’s Secret, Emerald Downs and Rock Classic in the 800 metre race.

Toorak Toff will be attempting to win the Group 1 Newmarket Handicap in …

Black Caviar Is Surprise Entry In Newmarket Handicap Nominations

Black Caviar Is Surprise Entry In Newmarket Handicap Nominations

25 Jan, 2012

Black Caviar has made a surprise appearance in the Newmarket Handicap nominations when they were released yesterday.

The super mare won last year’s edition of the race carrying an extraordinary 58 kilograms and was not expected to feature in any more handicap races.

The Newmarket Handicap will take place on Saturday March 10 at Flemington …

Glenlogan Park Stud Has Magic Millions Fever

Glenlogan Park Stud Has Magic Millions Fever

6 Jan, 2012

Glenlogan Park Stud manager Steve Morley is currently preparing himself to take on the biggest time of the year for the breeding industry in Queensland.

With trainers flocking to Glenlogan Park to view potential purchases, Morely and his staff are hurriedly working to ensure the yearlings look their best in time for the Magic Millions …

Pinnacles to live a long life

Pinnacles to live a long life

8 Nov, 2011

Pinnacles has been retired and will live a long life despite breaking down in the Emirates Stakes

Trainer Rick Hore-Lacy confirmed that Pinnacles will be saved despite breaking down in the Emirates Stakes won by Albert The Faton Saturday.

Many on twitter had the eight-year-old done and dusted when he literally stopped to a walk …

Sad End For Pinnacles In Emirates Stakes

Sad End For Pinnacles In Emirates Stakes

5 Nov, 2011

While the connections of Albert The Fat celebrate his Emirates Stakes win, it was a worrying ending for talented eight-year-old Pinnacles, who broke down badly in the final stages of the race.

Pinacles suffered a fractures sesamoid in the race and has been taken away for assessment.

The gelding looked a winning chance 200 metres …

Avienus and Toorak Toff – change of tactics

Avienus and Toorak Toff – change of tactics

5 Nov, 2011

Avienus and Toorak Toff will be differently today.

The Group 2 Matriarch Stakes (2000m) top weight Avienus will be ridden quieter if circumstances permit.

Connections have advised Racing Victoria stewards of the new tactics that will be adopted at Flemington..

Avienus settled in the top six in the Cox Plate but weakened before the turn.…

Woorim Targets Emirates Stakes After Derby Day Triumph

Woorim Targets Emirates Stakes After Derby Day Triumph

29 Oct, 2011

Woorim has won the last on Derby Day

Woorim has put his recent bad luck behind him to win the final race of Victoria Derby Dayat Flemington today.

Thankgodyou’rehere finished behind Woorim in second in the Group 3 tab.com.au Stakes, while Toorak Toff held on well to finish third.

Trainer Robert Heathcote will now send …

Cox Plate Third Declarations Feature Race Ready Jimmy Choux

Cox Plate Third Declarations Feature Race Ready Jimmy Choux

4 Oct, 2011

Jimmy Choux is one of 37 horses in the Cox Plate Third Declarations

37 horses remain in contention for this year’s Cox Plateafter third declarations were released today.

Included in the list of Cox Plate hopeful’s is John Bary’s Jimmy Choux, who won his last start in the Group 1 Spring Stakes at Hastings by …