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2016 The BMW Results: Preferment Wins Fourth Group 1

2016 The BMW Results: Preferment Wins Fourth Group 1

26 Mar, 2016

Preferment led home a Chris Waller trifecta to record a fourth win at Group 1 level in the 2016 The BMW at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon.

Preferment held-off a fast-finishing Who Shot Thebarman to take out the 2016 The BMW. Photo by: Steve Hart

There were plenty of fireworks in the early stages of The …

Wide Gate For Preferment At Hong Kong Vase Barrier Draw

Wide Gate For Preferment At Hong Kong Vase Barrier Draw

10 Dec, 2015

The 2015 Hong Kong Vase barrier draw has been conducted and Australian-trained hopeful Preferment will jump from the second half of the field after being allocated barrier ten.

Preferment will be the sole Australian representative in the 2015 Hong Kong Vase. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Preferment has generally been ridden cold during his racing …

Fast ‘N’ Rocking’s Winterbottom Stakes Odd Drift

Fast ‘N’ Rocking’s Winterbottom Stakes Odd Drift

19 Nov, 2015

Fast ‘N’ Rocking has drifted out to 2015 Winterbottom Stakes odds of $5.50, but jockey Damian Lane remains confident that the talented sprinter can win his maiden Group 1 event at Ascot on Saturday as long as he receives luck in running.

Fast ‘N’ Rocking has been on the drift in 2015 Winterbottom Stakes betting …

Melbourne Cup Distance No Issue For Preferment

Melbourne Cup Distance No Issue For Preferment

2 Nov, 2015

The Melbourne Cup distance of 3200 metres is an issue for a number of horses in the Group 1 event, but jockey Hugh Bowman is confident that Preferment will have no problems running the trip out strongly at Flemington tomorrow afternoon.

Hugh Bowman is chasing another feature race win on Preferment in the 2015 Melbourne …

Precedence Chasing Historic Moonee Valley Cup Win

Precedence Chasing Historic Moonee Valley Cup Win

20 Oct, 2015

Precedence is set to contest the 2015 Moonee Valley Cup and the veteran stayer has the opportunity to record an historic third win in the Group 2 event this weekend.

Precedence has the opportunity to become the first horse in history to win the Moonee Valley Cup on three occasions. Photo by: Race Horse Photos …

Legendary Stallion Zabeel Passes Away

Legendary Stallion Zabeel Passes Away

26 Sep, 2015

Legendary stallion Zabeel passed away at Cambridge Stud in New Zealand overnight at 29 years of age.

Preferment delivered Zabeel his 144th Group 1 victory as a stallion in the 2014 Victoria Derby. Photo by: Sarah Ebbett

Zabeel was a very talented horse on the racetrack and he won the 1990 edition of the Group …

Leebaz To Perform Even Better In Doomben Cup

Leebaz To Perform Even Better In Doomben Cup

5 May, 2015

Leebaz returned to winning form with an impressive performance in the Group 2 Hollindale Stakes (1800m) at the Gold Coast on April 25, but co-trainer Michael Hawkes expects the talented gelding to produce an even better performance in the 2015 Doomben Cup in Brisbane this weekend.

Leebaz held-off a fast-finishing Sir Moments to return to …

Valediction Ready To Fire In Brierly Steeplechase

Valediction Ready To Fire In Brierly Steeplechase

5 May, 2015

Valediction has been narrowly denied in his past three race starts over the jumps, but jockey Paddy Flood is confident that the Gai Waterhouse-trained galloper is ready to fire in the 2015 Brierly Steeplechase at Warrnambool this afternoon.

Valediction is currently on the third line of 2015 Brierly Steeplechase betting markets. Photo by: Adrienne Bicknell…

2015 Hollindale Stakes Results: Leebaz Returns To Winning Form

2015 Hollindale Stakes Results: Leebaz Returns To Winning Form

25 Apr, 2015

Leebaz almost missed out on a run in the 2015 Hollindale Stakes, but the talented gelding made the most of his late call-up to the race to record an impressive victory in the Group 2 event.

Leebaz held-off a fast-finishing Sir Moments to take out the 2015 Hollindale Stakes at the Gold Coast this afternoon. …

Hollindale Stakes Could Be Only Winter Start For Precedence

Hollindale Stakes Could Be Only Winter Start For Precedence

21 Apr, 2015

Co-trainer James Cummings has revealed that Precedence could head to the spelling paddock after he returns to racing in the 2015 Hollindale Stakes at the Gold Coast on Saturday.

Precedence will return to racing in the 2015 Hollindale Stakes at the Gold Coast on Saturday. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Precedence has not been …