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Magic Millions Trophy Trip a Query for Stratum Star

Magic Millions Trophy Trip a Query for Stratum Star

9 Jan, 2017

Darren Weir concedes that there will be a query at the distance when Stratum Star takes to the barriers for the Magic Millions Trophy (2200m) on the Gold Coast this weekend.

Stratum Star will attempt 2200m for the first time in Saturday’s Magic Millions Trophy on the Gold Coast. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Stratum Star …

Evacuation heads to Melbourne For Caulfield Guineas

Evacuation heads to Melbourne For Caulfield Guineas

2 Sep, 2016

Trainer Gai Waterhouse will send Evacuation to Melbourne next week to continue his build up to Group 1 $1m Caulfield Guineas (1600m) at Caulfield on October 8.

Evacuation, above, will head to Melbourne for the Caulfield Guineas. Photo by Steve Hart.

Evacuation scored an impressive first up win in a 1400m three year old BenchMark …

Alpine Eagle Working Well Ahead of Return

Alpine Eagle Working Well Ahead of Return

4 Apr, 2016

Alpine Eagle was unlucky to miss his major Spring Carnival targets through injury last year, but is reportedly building well in the lead-up to a likely returned in the Listed Anniversary Vase (1400m) at Caulfield on April 16th.

Alpine Eagle will return to racing in the Anniversary Vase at Caulfield on April 16th. …

River Wild could be the ‘smoky’ in the Australian Guineas

River Wild could be the ‘smoky’ in the Australian Guineas

4 Mar, 2016

Ever confident trainer Gai Waterhouse is tipping River Wild as the smoky runner in the Group 1 $750,000 Australian Guineas (1600m) at Flemington on Saturday.

River Wild could be the smoky runner in the Australian Guineas at Flemington. Photo by Steve Hart.

River Wild is rated a $19 chance for the Group 1 race for …

Alpine Eagle Impresses McEvoy With Track Work Gallop

Alpine Eagle Impresses McEvoy With Track Work Gallop

2 Feb, 2016

Alpine Eagle impressed trainer Tony McEvoy with a strong piece of track work this morning as he continues his return from the injury that prematurely ended his 2015 Spring Racing Carnival campaign.

Alpine Eagle stamped himself as a horse to watch with a win in the Autumn Classic. Photo by: Sarah Ebbett

A great deal …

The Cleaner’s Conquering WFA Odds Shorten

The Cleaner’s Conquering WFA Odds Shorten

9 Dec, 2015

The Cleaner is now into Conquering WFA odds of $1.85 and the popular galloper is set to start the Listed event at Launceston tonight as a clear favourite.

The Cleaner has the chance to return to winning form in the Conquering at Launceston this evening. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

The Cleaner did not perform …

Turnbull Stakes the Target for Alpine Eagle

Turnbull Stakes the Target for Alpine Eagle

28 Sep, 2015

Trainer Tony McEvoy has been understandably thrilled with the class and results posted by Alpine Eagle through a short but impressive racing career so far, and has confirmed he will including the four-year-old in nominations for Sunday’s featured Group 1 Turnbull Stakes (2000m) at Flemington.

Alpine Eagle has been included in 2015 Turnbull Stakes nominations. …

Disposition ready to prove himself in Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes

Disposition ready to prove himself in Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes

21 Sep, 2015

Former West Australian trained Disposition is ready to prove himself at Group 1 level when he lines up in Saturday’s $400,000 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield.

Disposition is ready to prove himself at Group 1 level in the Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Disposition was having his …

Danehill Stakes 2015: Raphael’s Cat To Be Effective

Danehill Stakes 2015: Raphael’s Cat To Be Effective

11 Sep, 2015

Raphael’s Cat is set to contest the 2015 Danehill Stakes at Flemington tomorrow and trainer Gai Waterhouse is typically bullish about the chances of the promising colt in the Group 2 event at Flemington tomorrow.

Blake Shinn has been booked to ride Raphael’s Cat in the 2015 Danehill Stakes at Flemington this weekend. Photo by: …

Prebble Set To Ride Speak Fondly In Golden Rose

Prebble Set To Ride Speak Fondly In Golden Rose

7 Sep, 2015

Trainer Gai Waterhouse has confirmed that Speak Fondly will contest the 2015 Golden Rose Stakes and Hong Kong-based hoop Brett Prebble is set to partner the talented filly in the Group 1 event at Royal Randwick on Saturday.

Speak Fondly has recorded two wins from as many starts this preparation. Photo by: Steve Hart

There …