News About: Zennista

Latta Hoping For Rain Ahead Of Brisbane Cup

Latta Hoping For Rain Ahead Of Brisbane Cup

4 Jun, 2014

Consistent mare Zennista is set to run in the 2014 Brisbane Cup and trainer Lisa Latta is desperate for some rain to hit the Eagle Farm track before the running of the Group 2 event.

Lisa Latta is hoping that Zennista can be her first winner in Brisbane since Platinum Kingdom took out the Fred …

Mr O’Ceirin Wins Thrilling Grafton Cup

Mr O’Ceirin Wins Thrilling Grafton Cup

11 Jul, 2013

He looked like a sitting duck in the final 100 metres, but Mr O’Ceirin managed to hang on and score a brave victory in a memorable Grafton Cup (2350m) this afternoon.

Mr O'Ceirin scored a brave victory in the Grafton Cup as he works towards the Spring Racing Carnival. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia…

Mr O’Ceirin Draws Wide Gate For Grafton Cup

Mr O’Ceirin Draws Wide Gate For Grafton Cup

8 Jul, 2013

Mr O’Ceirin may be scratched from Thursdays Listed Grafton Cup (2350m) after drawing the outside barrier of the nineteen horse field.

Mr O'Ceirin is unlikely to take his place in the Grafton Cup after drawing the widest barrier. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

The Postponed gelding was considered one of the leading chances for …

Zar Zar Binks Secures Grafton Cup Start

Zar Zar Binks Secures Grafton Cup Start

5 Jul, 2013

Bindi Cheers’ Taree-based youngster Zar Zar Binks has shot to the top of the ballot for next Thursday’s $150,000 Listed Grafton Cup (2350m) following their narrow win in this week’s Prelude.

A progressive Zariz three-year-old, Zar Zar Binks secured their start in the Clarence River Jockey’s Club’s marquee event with a long neck win over …

Spring Hopefuls to Feature in Grafton Cup

Spring Hopefuls to Feature in Grafton Cup

4 Jul, 2013

A mid-winter country meeting may not be most traditional springboard into some of the spring’s major races but a number of stayers will get the chance to press their claims for higher honours in Thursday’s Grafton Cup (2350m).

Mr O'Ceirin has been entered for the Grafton Cup. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Among them …

More Aussie Cups for Caloundra Winner Zennista

More Aussie Cups for Caloundra Winner Zennista

1 Jul, 2013

New Zealand trainer Lisa Latta has shelved plans to take Caloundra Cup winner Zennista home and will chase more stakes success in Australia in the coming weeks.

Latta is still weighing up her options with the staying mare but said she is leaning towards Thursday week’s Listed Grafton Cup (2350m) rather than a seven-day back-up …

Shenzhou Steeds Draws Eight for Caloundra Cup Defence

Shenzhou Steeds Draws Eight for Caloundra Cup Defence

26 Jun, 2013

Victorian gelding Shenzhou Steeds will jump from a favourable barrier eight position when he attempts to defend his title as part of a capacity 18-horse field in Saturday’s Listed $200,000 Caloundra Cup (2400m) at the Sunshine Coast.

Shenzhou Steeds is chasing a second Caloundra Cup title. Photo by: Daniel Costello.

The five-year-old hasn’t won since …

Zennista Out to Claim Caloundra Cup for Kiwis

Zennista Out to Claim Caloundra Cup for Kiwis

26 Jun, 2013

In-form mare Zennista heads a strong contingent of New Zealand horses who will be out to steal Caloundra Cup (2400m) glory from their Australian counterparts at the Sunshine Coast on Saturday.

The five-year-old will be having her fourth start at Queensland’s winter carnival after impressing in three lead-up runs.

While the Lisa Latta-trained stayer hasn’t …

Premier’s Cup to Brisbane Cup for Precedence

Premier’s Cup to Brisbane Cup for Precedence

25 May, 2013

A flashing win in the Group 3 Premier’s Cup (2200m) at Doomben today has Bart Cummings-trained veteran Precedence on track for the Group 2 Brisbane Cup (2400m) at Eagle Farm in two weeks time.

Precedence is on track for the Brisbane Cup. Photo by: Daniel Costello.

The seven-year-old gelding was having his 50th start but …