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Australian Cup Autumn target for Jameka

Australian Cup Autumn target for Jameka

6 Dec, 2016

Trainer Ciaron Maher has pencilled in the Group 1 $1.5m Australian Cup (2000m) at Flemington in March as the main Autumn Carnival target for his Caulfield Cup winner Jameka.

Caulfield Cup winner Jameka, above, will be set for the Australian Cup at Flemington in the Autumn. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Jameka was one of …

Godolphin gearing up for Sydney Autumn Carnival assault

Godolphin gearing up for Sydney Autumn Carnival assault

25 Nov, 2016

The Australian arm of the worldwide Godolphin thoroughbred organisation will see an influx of up to eight European gallopers to be prepared for the 2017 Sydney Autumn Carnival and ‘The Championships’.

Hartnell, above, was an English import who went on to become a multiple Group 1 winner in Australia. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Godolphin’s …

Sydney Autumn campaign for Sofia Rosa

Sydney Autumn campaign for Sofia Rosa

25 Nov, 2016

Cambridge trainer Stephen Marsh is hoping his stable star Sofia Rosa can recapture her brilliant three year old form when she returns to Sydney for the 2017 Autumn Carnival and ‘The Championships.’

Kiwi trainer Stephen Marsh is hoping that Sofia Rosa, above in green, blue and yellow colours, can find her Australian Oaks winning form …

English jockey James Doyle stands in for James McDonald

English jockey James Doyle stands in for James McDonald

24 Nov, 2016

The powerful worldwide Godolphin thoroughbred operation will transfer one of their English based jockeys James Doyle to replace James McDonald as their number one Australian rider.

James McDonald, above, has been replaced by English jockey James Doyle to ride for Godolphin in Australia. Photo by Daniel Costello.

McDonlad has been the retained number one rider …

Jameka to be set for 2017 Spring Carnival

Jameka to be set for 2017 Spring Carnival

18 Nov, 2016

Caulfield Cup winner Jameka will have a light Autumn campaign before being set for the 2017 Spring Carnival.

Caulfield Cup winner Jameka, above, will have a light Autumn campaign before being prepared for the 2017 Spring Carnival. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Ciaron Maher trained Jameka had a disappointing end to her 2016 Spring …

2016 Melbourne Cup: Jameka improved says Hall

2016 Melbourne Cup: Jameka improved says Hall

31 Oct, 2016

Jockey Nick Hall said today that his Melbourne Cup mount Jameka has improved since her runaway win in the Group 1 $3m BMW Caulfield Cup (2400m) at Caulfield on October 15.

Nick Hall, above, says that Jameka has improved heading into the Melbourne Cup at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Jameka is one of …

McDonald Confident Hartnell Will Be The Melbourne Cup Winner

McDonald Confident Hartnell Will Be The Melbourne Cup Winner

31 Oct, 2016

The 2016 Melbourne Cup winner will be declared on Tuesday afternoon and jockey James McDonald it will be Hartnell that salutes in the Group 1 event at Flemington.

Hartnell is currently on top of 2016 Melbourne Cup betting markets. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Hartnell stamped himself as Melbourne Cup favourite with a string of …

2016 Melbourne Cup Field: Jameka to undergo 2nd vet’s check

2016 Melbourne Cup Field: Jameka to undergo 2nd vet’s check

28 Oct, 2016

Caulfield Cup winner Jameka will have to pass a second vet’s check on Saturday morning if she is to take her place in the field for the Group 1 $6m Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) at Flemington on Tuesday.

Jameka, above, will have to pass a second vet’s inspection before being cleared to take her place …

2016 Melbourne Cup Betting: Jameka stays firm

2016 Melbourne Cup Betting: Jameka stays firm

27 Oct, 2016

Caulfield Cup winning mare Jameka continues to firm in the betting for the Group 1 $6m Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) at Flemington next Tuesday.

Jameka, above, continues to firm in the betting for the Melbourne Cup at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Ciaron Maher trained Jameka has firmed in a $1 over the …

2016 Melbourne Cup Form: Hartnell’s Cox Plate 2nd perfect lead up

2016 Melbourne Cup Form: Hartnell’s Cox Plate 2nd perfect lead up

24 Oct, 2016

Hartnell’s second to champion mare Winx in the Cox Plate last Saturday is a great form line in the lead up to the Group 1 $6m Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) at Flemington on November 1 according to trainer John O’Shea.

Hartnell, above, remains the favourite for the Melbourne Cup at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing …