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Snowden arrrives in Dubai for World Cup

Snowden arrrives in Dubai for World Cup

29 Mar, 2012

Trainer Peter Snowden was surprised at the massive media contingent at morning trackwork at Meydan Racecourse in the lead up to the World Cup and is hoping his two charges are the centre of attention come Saturday night.

Peter Snowden is in Dubai with Sepoy and Helmet for the World Cup meeting at Meydan - …

Snowden rates Sepoy the best

Snowden rates Sepoy the best

24 Feb, 2012

Darley trainer Peter Snowden has put his star sprinter Sepoy on the same pedestal as super stars Octagonal and Lonhro, each of whom won ten Group 1s.

Paul Snowden who looks after the team in Melbourne said that his father rated Sepoy as one of the best horses we have ever trained.

Peter Snowden was …

Sepoy to set weight carrying record in Oakleigh Plate

Sepoy to set weight carrying record in Oakleigh Plate

21 Feb, 2012

Golden Slipper winner Sepoy will have to set an Oakleigh Plate weight carrying record if he is to take out the $400,000  Group 1 (1100m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Sepoy has been allocated 58kgs for his return to racing and will have to produce a weight carrying record for three year olds to take out …

Schofield and Hay List to challenge Black Caviar in Lightning

Schofield and Hay List to challenge Black Caviar in Lightning

17 Feb, 2012

Jockey Glyn Schofield is set to serve it up to Black Caviar in the Group 1 $750,000 Coolmore Lightning Stakes (1000m) at Flemington tomorrow, but Luke Nolan is relishing the challenge.

Schofield will be aboard top sprinter Hay List who is meeting Black Caviar for the fifth time and the closest he could get to …

Moody off to Dubai to prepare for Black Caviar

Moody off to Dubai to prepare for Black Caviar

10 Feb, 2012

With Dubai becoming higher on the list for champion Black Caviar’s world wide romp, trainer Peter Moody will do some pre-race reconnaissance before the March 31 World Cup meeting.

The Golden Jubilee Stakes (1200m) at Royal Ascot in June is still Black Caviar’s major goal but connections are very keen about a stopover in Dubai …

Black Caviar and Sepoy to clash in Dubai

Black Caviar and Sepoy to clash in Dubai

7 Feb, 2012

Black Caviar is on track to clash with Sepoy in Dubai

Australian racegoers look certain to miss out on the clash of year when mighty mare Black Caviar and Darley’s sprint king Sepoy finally front up against each other in Dubai.

Black Caviar’s managing owner Neil Werrett has placed Dubai high on the list as …

McEvoy to ride Sepoy and Helmet In Dubai

McEvoy to ride Sepoy and Helmet In Dubai

6 Feb, 2012

Jockey Kerrin McEvoy will retain the rides on the Peter Snowden trained Sepoy and Helmet when they line up in Dubai during their World Cup campaigns.

McEvoy said that Darley supremo Sheikh Mohammed had advised him that he would be required to ride Sepoy in the in the $US2 million Golden Shaheen (1200m) at Meydan …