News About: Troy Corstens

Vezalay freshened up for Doveton Stakes

Vezalay freshened up for Doveton Stakes

9 Nov, 2016

Co-trainer Troy Corstens has freshened up Vezalay as the mare drops back in distance for the Listed $120,000 Doveton Stakes (1000m) at Sandown on Saturday.

Vezalay, above, has been freshened up for the Doveton Stakes at Sandown. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Corstens is willing to forget Vezalay’s last start fifteenth in the Group 3 …

Australian Cup redemption the Autumn agenda for Awesome Rock

Australian Cup redemption the Autumn agenda for Awesome Rock

7 Nov, 2016

Co-trainer Troy Corstens will be looking for redemption in the 2017 Group 1 $1m Australian Cup (2000m) at Flemington in the Autumn with the stable’s new Group 1 winning star Awesome Rock.

Emirates Stakes winner Awesome Rock, above, will be set for the Australian Cup at Flemington in the Autumn. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.…

2016 Emirates Stakes Results: Awesome Rock Wins

2016 Emirates Stakes Results: Awesome Rock Wins

5 Nov, 2016

Awesome Rock atoned for his Australian Cup nightmare to record a maiden Group 1 victory in the 2016 Emirates Stakes at Flemington this afternoon.

Awesome Rock recorded a well-deserved Group 1 victory in the 2016 Emirates Stakes. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Awesome Rock was the first horse across the line in the Australian Cup …

2016 Cox Plate Betting: Awesome Rock Better Than Odds Suggest

2016 Cox Plate Betting: Awesome Rock Better Than Odds Suggest

18 Oct, 2016

Awesome Rock is considered a rank outsider in 2016 Cox Plate betting markets, but co-trainer Troy Corstens believes that the horse is ready to lay a great account for himself in the feature race on Saturday.

Awesome Rock is rated an outsider in 2016 Cox Plate betting markets. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Awesome Rock is …

Sweet Sherry out of Thousand Guineas Prelude

Sweet Sherry out of Thousand Guineas Prelude

22 Sep, 2016

Sweet Sherry’s Thousand Guineas campaign looks to be over after co-trainer Troy Corstens was forced to scratch her from the Group 2 $200,000 Schweppes Thousand Guineas Prelude (1400m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Sweet Sherry, above, has been scratched from the Thousand Guineas Prelude at Caulfield. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

This weekend’s race was to …

Corstens Pleased with Mr Individual Ahead of Sunshine Coast Guineas

Corstens Pleased with Mr Individual Ahead of Sunshine Coast Guineas

30 Jun, 2016

Troy Corstens is confident Mr Individual is a winning chance in the Group 3 Sunshine Coast Guineas (1600m), should the horse bring the form displayed in work to the race track on Saturday.

Mr Individual will contest Saturday’s Sunshine Coast Guineas fourth-up. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Mr Individual has displayed plenty of ability in races …

Sunshine Coast Guineas Looming for Mr Individual

Sunshine Coast Guineas Looming for Mr Individual

27 Jun, 2016

Co-trainer Troy Corstens has revealed three-year-old Mr Individual will remain north of the border this week to run in the Group 3 Sunshine Coast Guineas (1600m) on Saturday.

Mr Individual will line up for the Group 3 Sunshine Coast Guineas this weekend. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Mr Individual has produced a number of commendable performances …

2016 Australian Cup Results: Preferment Wins On Protest

2016 Australian Cup Results: Preferment Wins On Protest

12 Mar, 2016

Awesome Rock led from start to finish and was the first horse across the line in the 2016 Australian Cup at Flemington this afternoon, but the race was awarded to Preferment on protest.

Preferment, yellow cap, was awarded the Australian Cup on protest. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The jockeys spent the first 200 metres …

Vezalay Primed for Let’s Elope Stakes

Vezalay Primed for Let’s Elope Stakes

8 Sep, 2015

Vezalay has returned to competition in typically competitive form this season, and co-trainer Troy Corstens is confident a step-up in distance for Saturday’s Group 2 Let’s Elope Stakes (1400m) at Flemington will play into the strengths of the talented mare.

Vezalay has been included in nominations for Saturday’s Let’s Elope Stakes at Flemington. Photo: Adrienne …

Improving Track Key For Awesome Rock In Fred Best Classic

Improving Track Key For Awesome Rock In Fred Best Classic

22 May, 2015

Awesome Rock is currently available at the lengthy 2015 Fred Best Classic odds of $41, but co-trainer Troy Corstens is confident that the talented colt can return to his best form if the Doomben track continues to improve ahead of the Group 3 event in Brisbane tomorrow.

Hugh Bowman has been booked to ride Awesome …