• Weary not certain to start in Mile

    Australian Horse Racing April 5, 2014 6:24 pm

    Weary firmed in Doncaster Mile betting, but trainer Chris Waller was non-committal on a start after the import’s victory in Saturday’s Doncaster Prelude at Rosehill. Having just his third Australian start, the French gelding positioned closer to the speed than had been his pattern and overpowered leader Leebaz to score […]

  • Narrow victories aid Hayes stable treble

    Australian Horse Racing April 5, 2014 6:12 pm

    Two narrow verdicts helped the David Hayes stable to a treble at Saturday’s Flemington meeting. Red Fez won the Maidstone Handicap (1400m) by a nose, while Churchill Dancer had a half-head in his favour at the end of the Smithfield Handicap (1200m). Churchill Dancer’s success broke a winning drought stretching […]

  • Lucia Valentina new Oaks favourite

    Australian Horse Racing April 5, 2014 5:54 pm

    The race didn’t go to plan and Hugh Bowman was forced onto the worst part of the track, but it didn’t stop Lucia Valentina in Saturday’s Vinery Stud Stakes at Rosehill. Bowman had been instructed to find a midfield position, but he reverted to Plan B and rode for luck […]

  • Waller’s Prince wins again at Flemington

    Australian Horse Racing April 5, 2014 5:42 pm

    Import Our Voodoo Prince is set to see more of Australia after dominating his opposition at Flemington on Saturday. Our Voodoo Prince, the $4 favourite, maintained his unbeaten record for trainer Chris Waller when he circled his rivals to win the Community Raceday Handicap (2000m). Jockey James Winks was also […]

  • Jamie Kah edges closer to outriding claim

    Australian Horse Racing April 5, 2014 5:36 pm

    The biggest win of Jamie Kah’s fledgling career has edged the apprentice closer to outriding her claim. Kah guided the Mick Price-trained Worth A Ransom to a 1-1/4 length victory in Saturday’s $250,000 VOBIS Gold Reef (1600m) at Flemington. It takes the 18-year-old apprentice to within two city wins of […]

  • Nathan Berry honoured in touching ceremony

    Australian Horse Racing April 5, 2014 5:24 pm

    It was Nathan Berry’s favourite day on the racing calendar, and the talented jockey should have been there. He should have been in the $3.5 million Golden Slipper aboard Unencumbered, the colt on which he won the $2 million Magic Millions in January, the biggest victory of his cut-short career. […]

  • Mossfun takes out the Golden Slipper

    Australian Horse Racing April 5, 2014 5:18 pm

    Mossfun has lived up to her reputation as one of the best wet-track two-year-olds in training to win the $3.5 million Golden Slipper at Rosehill. Keeping an unbeaten record in rain-affected ground, Mossfun ($5.50) hugged the rails in beating the favourite Earthquake ($2.40) and Bring Me The Maid ($11) in […]

  • Silent Achiever announces herself in BMW

    Australian Horse Racing April 5, 2014 5:06 pm

    Proving her Ranvet Stakes win was no fluke, New Zealand mare Silent Achiever has again stamped her authority on Australia’s best weight-for-age performers, this time in the BMW at Rosehill. Last time out in the Ranvet over 2000m, Silent Achiever was a narrow winner over Carlton House and It’s A […]

  • G’Day Old Mate earns Weetwood Hcp start

    Australian Horse Racing April 5, 2014 5:00 pm

    One of Barry Squair’s few regrets as a jockey was his failure to win a Weetwood Handicap but he is set to square the ledger as a trainer with a horse which has cheated death. Squair was for decades Toowoomba’s top jockey and formed a lethal combination with the late […]

  • Lucia Valentina wins the Group One Vinery

    Australian Horse Racing April 5, 2014 4:48 pm

    Hugh Bowman was lauded for another ground-saving ride as Lucia Valentina won the $400,000 Vinery Stud Stakes at Rosehill. In a carbon copy of his Rosehill Guineas-winning ride on Criterion last week, Bowman bought Lucia Valentina ($9.50) through the inside of runners. The New Zealand-bred filly did the rest as […]

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