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High Church’s P J O’Shea Stakes chances hijacked

High Church’s P J O’Shea Stakes chances hijacked

1 Jun, 2017

The travel plans for the Darren Weir trained High Church and Rageese were severely interrupted when they got caught up in the Malaysia Airlines attempted hijacking incident at Melbourne’s Tullamarine Airport last night.

High Church, above in blue and white colours, is one of the main chances in the P J O’Shea Stakes at Doomben. …

Weir wins 5th Warrnambool Cup with High Church

Weir wins 5th Warrnambool Cup with High Church

4 May, 2017

Tough stayer High Church provided Victoria’s leading trainer Darren Weir with his fifth win in the Listed $200,000 Sungold Milk Warrnambool Cup (2350m) at Warrnambool today.

Warrnambool Cup winner High Church, above winning at Caulfield before joining the Darren Weir stable. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Winning rider Damian Lane settled High Church near the …

High Church firms in Warrnambool Cup betting

High Church firms in Warrnambool Cup betting

4 May, 2017

The all-conquering Darren Weir stable will saddle up the firming favourite High Church in the Listed $200,000 Sungold Milk Warrnambool Cup (2350m) at Warrnambool today.

Observational, above, is on the second line of betting behind High Church in the Warrnambool Cup at Warrnambool. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Weir has completely dominated the three day …

Newitt hoping for Warrnambool Cup track upgrade

Newitt hoping for Warrnambool Cup track upgrade

3 May, 2017

Jockey Craig Newitt is hoping for a track upgrade to help the chances of Observational in the Listed $200,000 Sungold Milk Warrnambool Cup (2350m) at Warrnambool on Thursday.

Jockey Craig Newitt takes over the reins on Observational, above, in the Warrnambool Cup at Warrnambool. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The three day annual Warrnambool Carnival …

2017 Easter Cup Results: Observational Wins

2017 Easter Cup Results: Observational Wins

15 Apr, 2017

Observational stormed home late to make it two wins on the trot with another strong effort in the 2017 Easter Cup at Caulfield this afternoon.

Observational made it two wins on the trot with an excellent performance in the 2017 Easter Cup. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Observational returned to winning form with an upset …

Master Of Arts Wins 2016 Warrnambool Cup

Master Of Arts Wins 2016 Warrnambool Cup

5 May, 2016

Master Of Arts has continued trainer Darren Weir’s dominance this week; producing a perfectly-timed sprint to take out the featured 2016 Warrnambool Cup (2350m) this afternoon.

Master Of Arts (pictured winning at Caulfield) completed an impressive performance to win the 2016 Warrnambool Cup. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell

Master Of Arts’ stable mate Master Zephyr was rated …

Oliver over the limit at the Bool, banned for a month

Oliver over the limit at the Bool, banned for a month

5 May, 2016

Three times Melbourne Cup winning jockey Damien Oliver will miss some vital Group 1 races after being banned for a month after failing an alcohol breath test at Warrnambool today.

Jockey Damien Oliver, above, was suspended for a month for recording an alcohol breath test reading over the required limit at Warrnambool today. Photo by …

Queen Elizabeth Stakes The Likely Spring Target For Tall Ship

Queen Elizabeth Stakes The Likely Spring Target For Tall Ship

27 Jul, 2015

Trainer Darren Weir has revealed that the Group 3 Queen Elizabeth Stakes (2600m) at Flemington on Emirates Stakes Day is set to be the major 2015 Spring Racing Carnival goal for Tall Ship.

Darren Weir was the 2012 edition of the Queen Elizabeth Stakes with Puissance De Lune. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Tall …

Hasan Confident Shoreham Can Return To Winning Form In Andrew Ramsden Stakes

Hasan Confident Shoreham Can Return To Winning Form In Andrew Ramsden Stakes

20 May, 2015

Shoreham has not recorded a race win for over 18 months, but trainer Saab Hasan is confident that the stayer can return to winning form when he steps-up to 3200 metres in the 2015 Andrew Ramsden Stakes at Flemington on Saturday.

Anicent King and Shoreham will clash again in the 2015 Andrew Ramsden Stakes at …

Tall Ship Far Too Good In Warrnambool Cup

Tall Ship Far Too Good In Warrnambool Cup

7 May, 2015

Tall Ship stamped himself as a stayer to watch with a dominant victory in the 2015 Warrnambool Cup this afternoon.

Brad Rawiller steered Tall Ship to an impressive victory in the 2015 Warrnambool Cup this afternoon. Photo by: Adrienne Bicknell

Tall Ship went into the Warrnambool Cup as a clear favourite after he recorded back-to-back …