News About: Wagga
Promising galloper Norbert will have his first start for new trainer Rick Freyer in the Cottontails On The Ridge Class 2 Handicap at Wagga tomorrow.
Freyer purchased Norbert last month after his sixth place finish at Port Macquarie on October 7.
“A trackwork rider friend of mine told me about the horse and we ended …
The Caulfield program has so much to offer tomorrow including the likes of the Caulfield Guineas, Caulfield Stakes and of course Black Caviar in the Schillaci Stakes that it’s easy to overlook a few of the support events throughout the day.
One such race is the Group 3 Thoroughbred Club Stakes, a 1200m contest for …
There’s no doubt the recent success of standalone country carnivals in New South Wales has got many people talking and the possibility of expansion is gaining pace.
Trainers, jockey’s, officials and most importantly punters all benefitted from the meetings and the town’s themselves earned a huge windfall.
Support for more of the same has also …
A gutsy effort from race favourite Voice Commander has seen him run on to win the $140,000 Listed Wagga Wagga Gold Cup.
The six-year-old gelding put in a magnificent charge down the home straight to snatch the win away from gallant second place-getter World Wide on the line. Ironstein finished third.
Jockey Kathy …
It seems unlikely but given the incredible journey that 2011 has been for Chris Waller we’re not prepared to put anything past the New Zealand born trainer.
He has an unprecedented opportunity in the upcoming hours to grab three feature races, across three race course and two states.
On paper they look the goods as …
Prominent Sydney trainer John O’Shea will take his horse Hendricus to Wagga Wagga in the hope of securing a lucrative $50,000 bonus.
The two-year-old Hendricus will take part in the $12,000 Inglis Bonus 2YO Handicap (1200m), which offers an extra $50,000 for juveniles purchased at the Inglis Easter Yearling Sales.
O’Shea believes that the bonus …
Wagga is set to explode next week when the Wagga Gold Cup Carnival kicks off with near capacity fields across the board.
In fact so big was the response from trainers and connections that it even caught the race club off guard.
In total there were 416 nominations received for the two day carnival meaning …
- Chris Waller
- Melbourne Cup
- Gai Waterhouse
- Cox Plate
- Caulfield Cup
- Peter Moody
- Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival
- Golden Slipper
- Hugh Bowman
- Stradbroke Handicap
- Doncaster Mile
- Black Caviar
- Damien Oliver
- Caulfield Guineas
- Peter Snowden
- Queen Elizabeth Stakes
- Craig Williams
- Darren Weir
- James McDonald
- Blue Diamond Stakes
- Newmarket Handicap
- David Hayes