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Sensis Stakes winner Sheidel to chase G1 Darley Classic

Sensis Stakes winner Sheidel to chase G1 Darley Classic

29 Oct, 2016

Consistent performer Sheidel will now step up to Group 1 company in the Darley Classic next week after scoring a narrow win against the mares in the Group 3 $200,000 Sensis Stakes (1100m) at Flemington today.

Sheidel, red and white colours, comes down the outside fence to win the Sensis Stakes at Flemington. Photo by…

Furnaces Primed for Schillaci Stakes

Furnaces Primed for Schillaci Stakes

7 Oct, 2016

Godolphin’s number one hoop James McDonald is confident that Furnaces will prove extremely hard to beat when he lines up for the Group 2 Schillaci Stakes (1100m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Furnaces will contest the Group 2 Schillaci Stakes at Caulfield on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart

Furnaces has been a strong and consistent performer throughout …

2016 Moir Stakes Results: Extreme Choice Wins

2016 Moir Stakes Results: Extreme Choice Wins

30 Sep, 2016

Three-year-old Extreme Choice returned to the races with a most impressive victory in the 2016 Moir Stakes at Moonee Valley tonight.

Extreme Choice swooped the field to win the Group 1 Moir Stakes this evening. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Jockey Craig Newitt and connections elected to settle Extreme Choice towards the tail of the field …

Buffering to take on young guns in Moir Stakes

Buffering to take on young guns in Moir Stakes

30 Sep, 2016

Veteran sprinter Buffering will have to beat a field of young guns if he is to win his fourth Group 1 $500,000 Charter Keck Cramer Moir Stakes (1000m) at Moonee Valley tonight.

Veteran sprinter Buffering, above, will have to take on the young guns in the Moir Stakes at Moonee Valley. Photo by Steve Hart.…

Moir Stakes outside barrier causes tactic change for Extreme Choice

Moir Stakes outside barrier causes tactic change for Extreme Choice

29 Sep, 2016

The outside barrier in the Group 1 $500,000 Charter Keck Cramer Moir Stakes (1000m) at Moonee Valley on Friday night has thrown jockey Craig’s Newitt’s planned tactics on Extreme Choice into disarray.

Extreme Choice, above, will have a change of tactics in the Moir Stakes. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Newitt was hoping for a …

Moir Stakes Nominations Feature Chautauqua

Moir Stakes Nominations Feature Chautauqua

26 Sep, 2016

Team Hawkes welcome their stable star Chautauqua back to the races under the lights at Moonee Valley on Friday night with the champion sprinter one of 11 nominations taken for the Moir Stakes.

Champion grey sprinter Chautauqua returns to racing in the 2016 AJ Moir Stakes at Moonee Valley on Friday night. Photo: Steve Hart.…

Moir Stakes Next for McEwen Stakes Winner Wild Rain

Moir Stakes Next for McEwen Stakes Winner Wild Rain

3 Sep, 2016

Wild Rain has completed an impressive start-to-finish performance to take out the Group 2 McEwen Stakes (1000m) at Moonee Valley this afternoon.

Wild Rain (inside) held off Furnaces and Heatherly to win the Group 2 McEwen Stakes this afternoon. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Wild Rain carried winning form into the McEwen Stakes this afternoon, but …

Outside barrier no problem for Heatherly

Outside barrier no problem for Heatherly

2 Sep, 2016

Trainer Simon Zahra has dismissed any concerns he had about his speedy mare Heatherly drawing the outside barrier in the Group 2 $200,000 Mitty’s Racing Colours McEwen Stakes (1000m) at Moonee Valley on Saturday.

Heatherly, above, will have no problem overcoming the outside barrier in the McEwen Stakes at Moonee Valley. Photo by Ultimate Racing …

Oliver hands up Warwick Stakes ride on Lucia Valentina to Kerrin McEvoy

Oliver hands up Warwick Stakes ride on Lucia Valentina to Kerrin McEvoy

11 Aug, 2016

Damien Oliver will hand up the ride on Lucia Valentina to Kerrin McEvoy when the Group 1 winning mare resumes in the Group 2 $250,000 Warwick Stakes (1400m) at Randwick on August 20.

Kerrin McEvoy will ride Lucia Valentina, above with trainer Kris Lees, in the Warwick Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Race Horse Photos …

Lord Of The Sky makes the French Connection

Lord Of The Sky makes the French Connection

21 Jul, 2016

Slick sprinter Lord Of The Sky could be making a trip to France after running in the Group 3 $150,000 Bletchingly Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield on July 30.

Lord Of The Sky, above, could end his racing days in France. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Lord Of The Sky has the opportunity to end …