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Moody Expecting Improved Effort From My Quest For Peace

Moody Expecting Improved Effort From My Quest For Peace

20 Sep, 2013

Leading trainer Peter Moody is expecting an improved effort from My Quest For Peace in the 2013 Group 1 Underwood Stakes (1800m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Peter Moody has changed the training regime of My Quest For Peace ahead of the Underwood Stakes at Caulfield on Saturday. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

My Quest …

Zar Zar Binks Secures Grafton Cup Start

Zar Zar Binks Secures Grafton Cup Start

5 Jul, 2013

Bindi Cheers’ Taree-based youngster Zar Zar Binks has shot to the top of the ballot for next Thursday’s $150,000 Listed Grafton Cup (2350m) following their narrow win in this week’s Prelude.

A progressive Zariz three-year-old, Zar Zar Binks secured their start in the Clarence River Jockey’s Club’s marquee event with a long neck win over …

Avdulla looking for some consolation at Ipswich

Avdulla looking for some consolation at Ipswich

14 Jun, 2013

Sydney jockey Brenton Avdulla is looking for some early consolation at tomorrow’s Ipswich Cup meeting before he begins a nine meeting suspension.

Brenton Avdulla will miss the ride on Arinosa in the Tattersall's Tiara at Eagle Farm. Photo by Steve Hart.

Avdulla’s suspension for careless riding begins at midnight Saturday night and he is out …

Byrne Itching for Ipswich Cup Winner Number 4

Byrne Itching for Ipswich Cup Winner Number 4

13 Jun, 2013

Top Queensland hoop Jim Byrne is looking down the barrel of his fourth Ipswich Cup trophy and believes he is on the right horse to win it for him with Lloyd Kennewell’s Adelaide raider Rialya engaged for the winter feature on Saturday.

Jim Byrne (pictured here on Power Of Ed) is confident Rialya can win …

Capacity Field for Ipswich Cup

Capacity Field for Ipswich Cup

12 Jun, 2013

Peter Moody’s front-running import Voila Ici heads a capacity field for this Saturday’s Listed $200,000 Ipswich Cup (2150m).

Voila Ici (right) heads the Ipswich Cup field. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The eight-year-old has been allocated the topweight of 60kg for his attempt to claim his first win for Victoria’s premier trainer.

In nine …

Ipswich Cup run in doubt for Zabeelionaire

Ipswich Cup run in doubt for Zabeelionaire

12 Jun, 2013

Clearing weather towards the end of the week may not be enough to convince trainer Leon Corstens to run his Derby winner Zabeelionaire in the Listed $200,000 Channel 7 Ipswich Cup (2150m) at Ipswich on Saturday.

Zabeelionaire looking for dry track for Ipswich Cup. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Corstens has defended the poor Winter Carnival …

Ipswich Winter Consolation for Phelan Ready

Ipswich Winter Consolation for Phelan Ready

11 Jun, 2013

A likely wet track and a black type feature await Jason McLachlan’s former star juvenile Phelan Ready who, after just being balloted out of last Saturday’s iconic Stradbroke Handicap, will take their place at Ipswich on the weekend in the $175,000 Listed City Of Ipswich Eye Liner Stakes (1350m).

Glen Colless (pictured here on Famous …

Voila Ici Heads Ipswich Cup Nominations

Voila Ici Heads Ipswich Cup Nominations

11 Jun, 2013

Peter Moody is hoping for plenty of rain in the lead-up to Saturday’s Ipswich Cup (2150m) as he chases his first win with import Voila Ici.

Voila Ici (right) heads Ipswich Cup nominations. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia.

A Group 1 winner in Italy, the eight-year-old has shown ability in nine starts for Moody …

Manighar & Rawiller Continue Partnership In Eagle Farm Cup

Manighar & Rawiller Continue Partnership In Eagle Farm Cup

31 May, 2013

Trainer Peter Moody is confident that jockey Brad Rawiller can bring the best out in Manighar in tomorrow’s Group 2 Eagle Farm Cup.

Rawiller was aboard Manighar in the Group 1 Doomben Cup last start, where they finished a respectable fourth behind Beaten Up.

Now Moody is hopeful that Manighar can regain his winning form …

Heathcote banking on change of luck for Solzhenitsyn

Heathcote banking on change of luck for Solzhenitsyn

18 May, 2013

Trainer Robert Heathcote is banking on an overdue change of luck at Doomben today to propel Solzhenitsyn back into contention for the Group 1 $1.36m AAMI Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) at Eagle Farm on June 8.

Solzhenitsyn winning last year's Lord Mayor's Cup at Doomben. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Heathcote was forced to run Solzhenitsyn in …