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2015 Caulfield Cup Tips: Mongolian Khan The Horse To Beat

2015 Caulfield Cup Tips: Mongolian Khan The Horse To Beat

16 Oct, 2015

Mongolian Khan is on top of the 2015 Caulfield Cup tips of ratings expert Daniel O’Sullivan and he believes that the Australian Derby winner is deserving favourite in betting markets for the first major race of the 2015 Spring Racing Carnival.

Mongolian Khan will be tough to beat in the 2015 Caulfield Cup if he …

Caulfield Cup Barrier Draw Ideal For Mongolian Khan

Caulfield Cup Barrier Draw Ideal For Mongolian Khan

14 Oct, 2015

Mongolian Khan was allocated gate nine at the 2015 Caulfield Cup barrier draw yesterday and jockey Opie Bosson believes that the gate is ideal for the current Caulfield Cup favourite.

Mongolian Khan remains a clear favourite in 2015 Caulfield Cup betting markets. Photo by: Steve Hart

Mongolian Khan has shown a degree of tactical versatility …

Silent Achiever The Latest Racing Retiree

Silent Achiever The Latest Racing Retiree

11 May, 2015

Talented Kiwi mare Silent Achiever has run her last race and will now begin a career as a broodmare following her flat performance in the 2015 Doomben Cup in Brisbane last weekend.

Silent Achiever recorded four wins at Group 1 level during her stellar racing career. Photo by: Steve Hart

Silent Achiever made her racing …

Mongolian Khan To Be Nominated For Australian Derby

Mongolian Khan To Be Nominated For Australian Derby

2 Feb, 2015

Trainer Murray Baker has confirmed that rising stayer Mongolian Khan will be included in the 2015 Australian Derby nominations and is a chance of making the trip to Australia for the 2015 Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival.

Mongolian Khan could deliver Murray Baker another Australian Derby victory. Photo by: Steve Hart

Mongolian Khan started his racing …

Doomben Cup On The Agenda For Addictive Habit

Doomben Cup On The Agenda For Addictive Habit

9 Dec, 2014

Trainer Lee Sommervell has revealed that the 2015 Doomben Cup is the long-term goal for talented gelding Addictive Habit.

Addictive Habit finished behind Sacred Falls (pictured) in the 2013 edition of the Hawke’s Bay Guineas. Photo by: Steve Hart

Addictive Habit was sent to the spelling paddock after he recorded a narrow win over Nashville …

Cox Plate The Spring Goal For Puccini

Cox Plate The Spring Goal For Puccini

26 May, 2014

Trainer Peter McKay has revealed that New Zealand Derby winner Puccini will be set for the Group 1 Cox Plate (2040m) during the 2014 Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival.

Puccini finished fifth a tough fifth behind Criterion in the 2014 Australian Derby. Photo by: Steve Hart

Puccini was the star three-year-old staying performer in New Zealand …

Plenty Of Options For Puccini In Rosehill Guineas

Plenty Of Options For Puccini In Rosehill Guineas

25 Mar, 2014

New Zealand Derby winner Puccini will make his Australian racing debut in the 2014 Rosehill Guineas (2000m) at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday and trainer Peter McKay has revealed that he will be leaving the riding instructions up to jockey Michael Walker.

Michael Walker will partner Puccini in the 2014 Rosehill Guineas at Rosehill Gardens on …

Glorious Lad Set For Brisbane Winter Campaign

Glorious Lad Set For Brisbane Winter Campaign

11 Mar, 2014

Trainer Shaune Ritchie has confirmed that New Zealand Derby placegetter Glorious Lad will head to Brisbane for a winter carnival campaign, but revealed that the consistent gelding is no certainty to contest the Group 1 Queensland Derby(2400m).

Trainer Shaune Ritchie is hopeful that Glorious Lad can replicate the feats of Zurella who won her Australian …

New Zealand Derby start in doubt for Silent Achiever

New Zealand Derby start in doubt for Silent Achiever

1 Mar, 2012

New Zealand trainer Roger James will not commit to a start for his star filly Silent Achiever at Ellerslie on Saturday because of the prospect of a heavy track.

Silent Achiever is the $2.80 favourite for the Group 1 NZ$750,000 Telecom New Zealand Derby (2400m) but James said he was reluctant to start his filly …