News About: Winterbottom Stakes

Takedown arrives safely in Hong Kong for International Sprint

Takedown arrives safely in Hong Kong for International Sprint

1 Dec, 2016

Australia’s latest Group 1 winner Takedown has arrived safely in Hong Kong ahead of the Group 1 HK$18.5m Longines Hong Kong Sprint 1200m at Sha Tin on December 11.

Takedown, above, has arrived safely in Hong Kong ahead of the Hong Kong Sprint at Sha Tin. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Takedown flew out of Melbourne …

Rock Magic to chase Melbourne Autumn Carnival Sprints

Rock Magic to chase Melbourne Autumn Carnival Sprints

30 Nov, 2016

Perth trainer Chris Gangemi is considering a Melbourne Autumn Carnival campaign for Winterbottom Stakes third placegetter Rock Magic.

Rock Magic ran third to Takedown, above, in the Winterbottom Stakes at Ascot. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Gangemi said that Rock Magic put in a huge performance to finish just behind Takedown and Sheidel in the $1m …

Takedown secures early flight for Hong Kong

Takedown secures early flight for Hong Kong

29 Nov, 2016

Takedown is due to fly out to Hong Kong from Melbourne tonight after pulling up in great order following his win in the Group 1 $1m Crown Perth-Winterbottom Stakes (1200m) at Ascot in Perth last Saturday.

Takedown will fly out from Melbourne to run in the Hong Kong Sprint at Sha Tin. Photo by Steve …

First Among Equals will head Miller’s Eastern Assault

First Among Equals will head Miller’s Eastern Assault

29 Nov, 2016

Promising Perth sprinter First Among Equals will head up trainer Simon Miller’s assault on the Eastern States for next year’s Autumn Carnivals.

First Among Equals finished second to Takedown, above, in the Winterbottom Stakes at Ascot. Photo by Daniel Costello.

First Among Equals ran a mighty race last Saturday when fourth to Takedown in the …

He Or She to be ridden quiet in Kingston Town Classic

He Or She to be ridden quiet in Kingston Town Classic

29 Nov, 2016

The Lindsay Park trained He Or She will be ridden quiet in the Group 1 $1m Peters Investments-Kingston Town Classic (1800m) at Ascot in Perth on Saturday in a bid to break the stable’s run of Group 1 placings.

He Or She, above, will be ridden quiet in the Kingston Town Classic at Ascot. Photo …

Winterbottom Stakes winner Takedown off to Hong Kong

Winterbottom Stakes winner Takedown off to Hong Kong

28 Nov, 2016

Sydney trainer Gary Moore will now prepare Takedown for a trip to Hong Kong after the gelding scored a decisive win in the Group 1 $1m Crown Perth-Winterbottom Stakes (1200m) at Ascot in Perth last Saturday.

Takedown, above, will now head to Hong Kong after winning the Winterbottom Stakes at Ascot in Perth. Photo by …

First Among Equals specked at long odds for Winterbottom Stakes

First Among Equals specked at long odds for Winterbottom Stakes

25 Nov, 2016

Local sprinter First Among Equals has been specked at double figure odds in the lead up to the Group 1 $1m Crown Perth-Winterbottom Stakes (1200m) at Ascot in Perth on Saturday.

Malaguerra, above, heads the market order for the Winterbottom Stakes at Ascot. Photo by Steve Hart.

The Simon Miller trained First Among Equals looks …

Takedown invited for Hong Kong Sprint

Takedown invited for Hong Kong Sprint

25 Nov, 2016

The Gary Moore trained Takedown looks likely to join Rebel Dane as the two Australian representatives to contest the Group 1 HK$18.5m Longines Hong Kong Sprint 1200m at Sha Tin on December 11.

Takedown, above, has been invited to run in the Hong Kong Sprint at Sha Tin in Hong Kong. Photo by Daniel Costello.…

Malaguerra chasing No. 1 spot with Winterbottom Stakes win

Malaguerra chasing No. 1 spot with Winterbottom Stakes win

25 Nov, 2016

Trainer Peter Gelagotis would expect Malaguerra to be rated the best sprinter in the country if he can win the Group 1 $1m Crown Perth-Winterbottom Stakes (1200m) at Ascot in Perth on Saturday.

Malaguerra, above, is one of the top chances in the Winterbottom Stakes at Ascot. Photo by Steve Hart.

Malaguerra won his second …

Blinkers go on Keen Array in Winterbottom Stakes

Blinkers go on Keen Array in Winterbottom Stakes

24 Nov, 2016

Keen Array will wear the blinkers for the first time to help boost his chances in the Group 1 $1m Crown Perth-Winterbottom Stakes (1200m) at Ascot in Perth on Saturday.

Keen Array, above, will wear blinkers for the first time in the Winterbottom Stakes at Ascot. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Lindsay Park trained …