News About: Villa Verde

Villa Verde To Be Sold Following BTC Cup Flop

Villa Verde To Be Sold Following BTC Cup Flop

12 May, 2015

Trainer Anthony Cummings has revealed that Villa Verde will be sold at the 2015 Gold Coast Magic Millions Broodmare Sale after she finished at the tail of the field in the 2015 BTC Cup at Doomben on Saturday.

Villa Verde is likely to be retired to begin a new career as a broodmare following her …

2015 BTC Cup Results: Hot Snitzel Posts Major Upset

2015 BTC Cup Results: Hot Snitzel Posts Major Upset

9 May, 2015

Talented gelding Hot Snitzel has produced the day’s big upset at Doomben this afternoon; producing a monumental turn of foot to charge down resounding favourite Our Boy Malachi and win the Group 1 BTC Cup (1200m); delivering jockey Blake Shinn a fifth victory for the day and Group 1 double.

Hot Snitzel completed an impressive …

Money For Our Boy Malachi In BTC Cup Betting

Money For Our Boy Malachi In BTC Cup Betting

7 May, 2015

Our Boy Malachi has been backed into 2015 BTC Cup odds of $3.50 and the talented sprinter has easily been the best-backed runner in betting markets for the Group 1 event at Doomben on Saturday.

Our Boy Malachi has been the best-backed runner in 2015 BTC Cup betting markets. Photo by: Steve Hart

Our Boy …

Rubick Could Take A Sit In The Challenge Stakes

Rubick Could Take A Sit In The Challenge Stakes

5 Mar, 2015

Trainer Gerald Ryan has revealed that he would be happy for speedy sprinter Rubick to sit behind the leaders in the early stages of the 2015 Challenge Stakes at Royal Randwick on Saturday.

Rubick is set to start the 2015 Challenge Stakes as a clear favourite. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Rubick has shown …

Famous Seamus Included In Challenge Stakes Field

Famous Seamus Included In Challenge Stakes Field

4 Mar, 2015

Famous Seamus has been included in the 2015 Challenge Stakes field and trainer Noel Mayfield-Smith is confident that the talented sprinter can make a winning start to his 2015 Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival campaign.

Famous Seamus will return to racing in the 2015 Challenge Stakes at Royal Randwick this weekend. Photo by: Steve Hart

Famous …

Dear Demi To Gallop Between Races At Royal Randwick

Dear Demi To Gallop Between Races At Royal Randwick

17 Feb, 2015

Talented mare Dear Demi is one of a number of 2015 Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival hopefuls that will take part in exhibitions gallops between races at Royal Randwick tomorrow.

Dear Demi is working towards the start of her 2015 Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival campaign. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Dear Demi was originally set …

Sarajevo and Boban Impress In Barrier Trial

Sarajevo and Boban Impress In Barrier Trial

1 Aug, 2014

Darley colt Sarajevo and triple Group 1 winner Boban produced impressive performances in the third barrier trial over 850 metres at Royal Randwick this morning.

Boban will have the chance to add to his Group 1 tally during the 2014 Spring Racing Carnival. Photo by: Steve Hart

Fellow Darley galloper Engagement jumped from the gates …

Star-Studded Barrier Trials At Royal Randwick On Friday

Star-Studded Barrier Trials At Royal Randwick On Friday

29 Jul, 2014

The 2014 Spring Racing Carnival is just around the corner and a number of the leading contenders for all the feature events are set to contest barrier trials at Royal Randwick on Friday.

2014 Melbourne Cup favourite The Offer is one of several Group 1 contenders that are set to trial at Royal Randwick on …

Berry Believes Overreach Could Challenge Lankan Rupee

Berry Believes Overreach Could Challenge Lankan Rupee

22 Jul, 2014

Overreach has not been seen at the races since April last year, but Tommy Berry believes that the rising four-year-old is capable of challenge Lankan Rupee during the 2014 Spring Racing Carnival.

Tommy Berry steered Overreach to victory in the 2013 Golden Slipper at Rosehill Gardens. Photo by: Steve Hart

Overreach defeated a strong field …

Wet tracker Tiger Tees heads to BTC Cup

Wet tracker Tiger Tees heads to BTC Cup

5 May, 2014

The prospect of another rain affected track on Saturday has trainer Joe Pride clicking his heels together with joy with noted wet tracker Tiger Tees heading to Brisbane for the Group 1 $400,000 Bundaberg Distilling Co. BTC Cup (1200m) at Doomben.

A wet track would suit Tiger Tees, yellow sleeves, in the BTC Cup. Photo …