News About 2014 J.J. Atkins

Price Confident of Pressing Improvement in J.J. Atkins

Price Confident of Pressing Improvement in J.J. Atkins

While unable to figure when ninth in the Group 2 BRC Sires Produce Stakes (1350m) last time out, trainer Mick Price remains confident of success for exciting two-year-old Pressing in this weekend’s Group 1 J.J. Atkins (1600m) at Eagle Farm. Having confirmed the Sebring colt will wear blinkers for the first time competitively in the…

Price Pressing Claims on J.J. Atkins

Price Pressing Claims on J.J. Atkins

Trainer Mick Price is confident of a far-greater performance from exciting two-year-old Pressing in this weekend’s Group 1 J.J. Atkins (1600m) after fitting the colt for blinkers last weekend. Unable to handle the late pace when ninth in the Group 2 BRC Sires’ Produce Stakes (1350m) in his first appearance north of the border last…

Price Pressing on to J.J. Atkins

Price Pressing on to J.J. Atkins

Trainer Mick Price has confirmed exciting two-year-old prospect Pressing will continue on to the major Group 1 J.J. Atkins (1600m) at Eagle Farm on June 7th, despite a less-than convincing performance for ninth in the Group 2 BRC Sires’ Produce Stakes (1350m) last weekend. Initially disappointed with the performance and certain on a return to…

Time For War Primed for 2014 Champagne Classic

Time For War Primed for 2014 Champagne Classic

Leading trainer Gerald Ryan has confirmed a maiden appearance north of the border for talented two-year-old Time For War in this weekend’s Group 2 Champagne Classic (1200m) at Brisbane’s Doomben Racecourse, ahead of a major tilt at the Group 1 J.J. Atkins (1600m) on June 7th. A standout performer over just three competitive appearances so…