News About: Your Song

Robl Announces Retirement

Robl Announces Retirement

18 Jul, 2014

Veteran jockey Peter Robl has announced his retirement from race riding after specialists ruled that he would be unable to fully recover from the injuries he suffered in a race fall at Scone in January.

Peter Robl has been forced to retired due to injuries he suffered in a race fall at Scone earlier this …

Buffering continues to firm for BTC Cup

Buffering continues to firm for BTC Cup

10 May, 2014

A good 3 rating for the Doomben track for today’s BTC Cup meeting has ensured that pre post favourite Buffering will continue to firm in the betting and start well into the red.

Buffering continues to firm in the betting for the BTC Cup. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Only seven runners will contest …

Rodd Hoping Tempo Will Suit Spirit Of Boom In BTC Cup

Rodd Hoping Tempo Will Suit Spirit Of Boom In BTC Cup

8 May, 2014

Leading Melbourne jockey Michael Rodd is hoping that the expected quick tempo in the 2014 BTC Cup will help Spirit Of Boom make up ground from the back of the field in the Group 1 event on Saturday.

Michael Rodd is chasing a second Group 1 victory on Spirit Of Boom in the 2014 BTC …

Better Than Ready To The Spelling Paddock After Keith Noud Quality

Better Than Ready To The Spelling Paddock After Keith Noud Quality

19 Nov, 2013

Classy Queensland sprinter Better Than Ready will head to the spelling paddock after he contests the Listed Keith Noud Quality (1200m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Better Than Ready will have the final start of his brief spring preparation in the Keith Noud Quality at Eagle Farm on Saturday. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Better Than …

Rain Affair Bolts To Barrier Trial Victory

Rain Affair Bolts To Barrier Trial Victory

2 Aug, 2013

Rain Affair produced the most impressive performance in the exciting set of barrier trials this morning, taking advantage of his trademark speed to record an nine length romp in the fourth event of the day over 800 metres.

Rain Affair will head to the Missile Stakes in excellent form after his sensational barrier trial performance …

Your Song to Stand for $22,000

Your Song to Stand for $22,000

11 Jun, 2013

He might not be in the same echelon as All Too Hard or Pierro but breeders will still be forced to dig deep to have mares served by the recently retired Your Song.

Your Song will stand for $22,000 at stud. Photo by : Daniel Costello.

Widden Stud have announced the BTC Cup winner will …

Epaulette’s Stradbroke performance will map out future

Epaulette’s Stradbroke performance will map out future

8 Jun, 2013

Epaulette’s performance in today’s Group 1 $1.36m AAMI Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) at Eagle Farm will help map out the future for the high class three year old.

Jockey Kerrin McEvoy has a great chance to add to his Group 1 wins for the season at Eagle Farm. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Trainer Peter Snowden will …

Better Than Ready can overcome horror draw in Stradbroke Handicap

Better Than Ready can overcome horror draw in Stradbroke Handicap

7 Jun, 2013

Eagle Farm trainer Kelly Schweida might have dropped his lip but he didn’t drop his bundle when his three year old Better Than Ready came up with a horror draw in the Group 1 $1.36m AAMI Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Better Than Ready can overcome wide barrier in the Stradbroke Handicap. …

A rejuvenated Linton ready for Stradbroke Handicap

A rejuvenated Linton ready for Stradbroke Handicap

6 Jun, 2013

A rejuvenated Linton gets another chance to show his wares at Group 1 level when he lines up in the $1.36m AAMI Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Linton (the grey) is primed for the Stradbroke Handicap after winning his 2nd R A Lee Stakes. Photo by Jenny Barnes.

The former Lloyd Williams …

Epaulette’s Stradbroke Handicap task looks tough with horror draw

Epaulette’s Stradbroke Handicap task looks tough with horror draw

5 Jun, 2013

Epaulette’s tasks of winning the Doomben 10,000 – Stradbroke Handicap double has been made tougher after coming up with the horror gate of twenty-two at today’s barrier draw for the Group 1 $1.36m AAMI Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Epaulette has tough task to win Doomben 10,000 - Stradbroke Handicap double. Photo …