News About: Xanadu

Kelso Chasing Black Type Win For Xanadu in the Tristarc Stakes

Kelso Chasing Black Type Win For Xanadu in the Tristarc Stakes

17 Oct, 2013

Classy Kiwi mare Xanadu is a two-time Group 1 winner in New Zealand and trainer Ken Kelso believes the only thing that her racing CV is missing is a black type win in Australia.

Xanadu ran down Mufhasa to win the Group 1 Windsor Park Plate (1600m) in New Zealand last month and heads into …

Xanadu heading to Melbourne for the Myer Classic

Xanadu heading to Melbourne for the Myer Classic

30 Jul, 2013

Matamata trainers Ken and Bev Kelso are making a return trip across the Tasman with Group 1 winning mare Xanadu and will head to Melbourne for the Group 1 $500,000 Myer Classic (1600m) at Flemington on the first day of the Melbourne Cup Carnival.

Xandau ran 5th to Skyerush, above, in the Emanicpation Stakes at …

Diademe in Tattersall’s Tiara Lead-Up

Diademe in Tattersall’s Tiara Lead-Up

5 Jun, 2013

After being balloted out of the $1.36 million Group 1 AAMI Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) this weekend, Murray Baker’s smart mare Diademe will instead run in one of the Eagle Farm support races on Saturday leading up to her grand final in the Tattersall’s Tiara.

Murray Baker (pictured here with jockey James McDonald) has Group 1 …