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Group 1 Winner Commanding Jewel Retired

Group 1 Winner Commanding Jewel Retired

17 Nov, 2014

After jarring up at her last start in October connections of 2012 Thousand Guineas winner Commanding Jewel have officially retired the mare from racing.

Super mare Commanding Jewel has been retired from racing. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The Leon & Troy Corstens-trained daughter of Commands, a three-quarter sister to elite mare Atlantic Jewel, was …

Samaready Retired to Breeding Barn

Samaready Retired to Breeding Barn

22 Sep, 2014

A two-time Group 1 champion, five-year-old mare Samaready has been retired to stud after failing to fire in the Group 3 How Now Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield over the weekend.

Two-time Group 1 winner Samaready has been retired into a career as a brood mare. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia

A leading performer for trainer …

Racing Future Of Samaready Still Up In The Air

Racing Future Of Samaready Still Up In The Air

26 May, 2014

The racing future of classy mare Samaready is still up in the air; with connections yet to decide whether the two-time Group 1 winner will return to the races during the 2014 Spring Racing Carnival.

Samaready recorded her second win at Group 1 level in the Manikato Stakes during the 2013 Spring Racing Carnival. Photo …

Streama A Live Chance In Hollindale Stakes

Streama A Live Chance In Hollindale Stakes

2 May, 2014

Trainer Guy Walter admits that Streama may be past her best, but believes that the triple Group 1 winner is a live chance in the 2014 Hollindale Stakes at the Gold Coast this weekend.

Streama is chasing her first race win since she took out the George Main Stakes during the 2013 Spring Racing Carnival. …

Samaready Sent To The Spelling Paddock

Samaready Sent To The Spelling Paddock

9 Apr, 2014

Classy mare Samaready has been sent to the spelling paddock after slicing the skin off her near front fetlock.

Samaready has not scored a race win since she took out the Manikato Stakes in dominant fashion during the 2013 Spring Racing Carnival. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Samaready was set to head to Adelaide …

More Radiant Upsets Earthquake In Barrier Trial

More Radiant Upsets Earthquake In Barrier Trial

30 Jan, 2014

Unraced filly More Radiant upset leading 2014 Blue Diamond Stakes contender Earthquake in a barrier trial over 800 metres at Cranbourne this morning.

Earthquake remains on track for the 2014 Blue Diamond Stakes after finishing second behind More Radiant in a barrier trial at Cranbourne this morning. Photo by: Steve Hart

Earthquake was making her …

Samaready Storms Home To Score Dominant Moir Stakes Win

Samaready Storms Home To Score Dominant Moir Stakes Win

27 Sep, 2013

Classy mare Samaready capped off a remarkable training performance from Mick Price by winning the Group 1 Moir Stakes (1200m) in dominant fashion at Moonee Valley tonight.

Samaready scores a dominant win in the Group 1 Moir Stakes at Moonee Valley. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia

The More Than Ready mare circled the field …

England trip off for All Too Hard

England trip off for All Too Hard

6 May, 2013

Glamour colt All Too Hard will have plenty of time to settle into his new surroundings at Vinery Stud in the Hunter Valley before the start of the breeding season following the decision to call off his proposed trip to England.

All Too Hard retired to stud after four Group 1 wins. Photo by Race …

All Too Hard nominated for Doomben Cup

All Too Hard nominated for Doomben Cup

2 May, 2013

High profile colt All Too Hard is the standout of the thirty-nine nominations for the Group 1 $500,000 Kirks Doomben Cup (2000m) at Doomben on May 18.

All Too Hard (green) claims Rain Affair to take out the All Aged Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

But a start in the 2000m weight for …

All Too Hard has no excuses in All Aged Stakes

All Too Hard has no excuses in All Aged Stakes

26 Apr, 2013

Sydney racegoers are in for another Autumn Carnival treat as they witness the final Australian appearance of glamour colt All Too Hard in the Group 1 $400,000 Yarraman Park All Aged Stakes (1400m) at Randwick on Saturday.

All Too Hard winning at WFA in the Futurity Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Bruno Cannatelli.

Sydneysiders crammed …