News About: Wangoom Handicap

Weather to Determine Target for Royal Island

Weather to Determine Target for Royal Island

28 Jun, 2016

Trainer John Salanitri has revealed that he is yet to make a decision as to which state classy sprinter Royal Island will race in on Saturday.

Royal Island will line up alongside the likes of Vergara (pictured) should he contest the Civic Stakes on Saturday. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia

Royal Island has returned to …

Yesterday’s Songs Too Good in Wangoom Handicap

Yesterday’s Songs Too Good in Wangoom Handicap

4 May, 2016

Yesterday’s Songs has broken through for a maiden black type win at Warrnambool this afternoon; mustering an impressive turn of foot in the final straight to take out the Listed Wangoom Handicap (1200m).

Yesterday’s Songs (pictured at Flemington) produced an impressive turn of foot to win the Wangoom Handicap this afternoon. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell

Yesterday’s …

Royal Island Records Impressive Wangoom Handicap Victory

Royal Island Records Impressive Wangoom Handicap Victory

6 May, 2015

Talented gelding Royal Island returned to racing with an impressive victory in the 2015 Wangoom Handicap at Warrnambool this afternoon.

Jockey Jason Benbow (pictured winning at Caulfield in 2013) steered Royal Island to victory in the 2015 Wangoom Handicap. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Royal Island had not been seen at the races since …

Equal favourites for Wangoom Handicap

Equal favourites for Wangoom Handicap

6 May, 2015

The Leon and Troy Cortsens trained Tried And Tired and Robert Smerdon’s Mr Utopia are the early morning race day equal favourites for the Listed $150,000 Midfield Group Wangoom Handicap (1200m) at Warrnambool today.

Tried And Tired is one of the top fancies in the Wangoom Handicap at Warrnambol. Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.

Ladbrokes.com.au had …

Proud Miss Stakes The Right Race For Octavia

Proud Miss Stakes The Right Race For Octavia

7 May, 2014

Trainer Michael Moroney believes that the 2014 Proud Miss Stakes at Morphettville this Saturday is the right race for front-running filly Octavia.

Octavia will be chasing her second win at Group level in the 2014 Proud Miss Stakes at Morphettville this weekend. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Octavia returned to the races with a …

Kneeling Holds Off Blackie To Win Wangoom Handicap

Kneeling Holds Off Blackie To Win Wangoom Handicap

30 Apr, 2014

Consistent mare Kneeling held-off a fast-finishing Blackie to record a narrow victory in the 2014 Wangoom Handicap at Warrnambool this afternoon.

Kneeling (blue and white silks) wins the Wangoom Handicap at Warrnambool ahead of Magnus Reign in third. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia

Kneeling had not recorded a race win since she took out …

Don’t Get Excited Ready To Fire In Wangoom Handicap

Don’t Get Excited Ready To Fire In Wangoom Handicap

30 Apr, 2014

Don’t Get Excited will return to the races in the 2014 Wangoom Handicap at Warrnambool this afternoon and trainer Stephen Theodore believes that the progressive gelding is his best chance of the entire Warrnambool Racing Carnival.

Don't Get Excited has the opportunity to record a maiden win at Listed level in the 2014 Wangoom Handicap …

Wet Track To Suit The Bowler In The Wangoom Handicap

Wet Track To Suit The Bowler In The Wangoom Handicap

29 Apr, 2014

Trainer Robert Smerdon is confident that the wet track will suit The Bowler when he takes on the older horses in the 2014 Wangoom Handicap at Warrnambool tomorrow.

Westsouthwest and The Bowler are two of Robert Smerdon's leading chances at Warrnambool this week. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

The Bowler has had two starts …

Second Effort Shines Again At Warrnambool

Second Effort Shines Again At Warrnambool

1 May, 2013

Clinton McDonald-trained gelding Second Effort reaffirmed his loved for Warrnambool by taking out his second consecutive Wangoom Handicap (1200m) today.

Second Effort (pictured) claimed a second straight Wangoom Handicap at Warrnambool. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The six-year-old beat just one horse home in two starts at Sydney’s autumn carnival and at $11 had …