News About Adrian Bott

2016 Victoria Derby Nomination for Lord Macau

2016 Victoria Derby Nomination for Lord Macau

Co-trainer Adrian Bott has confirmed the stable’s progressive three-year-old Lord Macau will be nominated for a shot at the Victoria Derby 2016 this Melbourne Cup Carnival.

Co-trainer Gai Waterhouse will nominate Lord Macau for the 2016 Victoria Derby this spring. Photo: Daniel Costello.

The son of Casino Prince from Sweet Cheeks has won one of his five starts to ...

Thyme For Roses Wins Thoroughbred Breeders Stakes

Thyme For Roses Wins Thoroughbred Breeders Stakes

Two-year-old Thyme For Roses has produced a career-best performance to date to take out the Group 3 Thoroughbred Breeders Stakes (1200m) down the famous Flemington straight this afternoon.

Thyme For Roses was too good in this afternoon’s Thoroughbred Breeders Stakes at Flemington. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Jumping from the gates well, jockey Ben Melham allowed the Redoute’s Choice filly to ...

Cosmic Endeavour Can Win 2015 Canterbury Stakes

Cosmic Endeavour Can Win 2015 Canterbury Stakes

The Group 1 Canterbury Stakes (1300m) is one of two Group One races running at Randwick this Saturday, attracting a small yet classy field of eight sprint-mile runners.

Cosmic Endeavour is ready to return to the winner’s circle in the Group 1 Canterbury Stakes. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Cosmic Endeavour is one of just two runners not resuming in the ...

Australian Guineas Looms for CS Hayes Stakes Winner Wandjina

Australian Guineas Looms for CS Hayes Stakes Winner Wandjina

Wandjina secured several impressive results over the late stages of the 2014 Spring Carnival and has returned to racing in the best way possible this afternoon; displaying an exceptional turn of foot late to win the Group 3 CS Hayes Stakes (1400m).

Wandjina was impressive late in the 2015 CS Hayes Stakes. Photo: Sarah Ebbett

Jumping from the gates well, ...

2015 Australian Derby Not Confirmed for Hampton Court

2015 Australian Derby Not Confirmed for Hampton Court

There may be little doubt that Gai Waterhouse’s Spring Champion Stakes winner Hampton Court will appreciate more ground than he gets first-up in the Hobartville Stakes on Saturday but the team is yet to confirm an Australian Derby 2015 bid this Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival.

Hampton Court returns in the Hobartville Stakes 2015 on Saturday but could find ...

Wandjina Capable of CS Hayes Stakes Success

Wandjina Capable of CS Hayes Stakes Success

Classy three-year-old Wandjina posted several commendable results for trainer Gai Waterhouse over the 2014 Spring Carnival, and is reportedly in excellent condition ahead of Saturday’s Group 3 CS Hayes Stakes (1400m) at Flemington.

Gai Waterhouse is pleased with the condition of Wandjina ahead of Saturday’s CS Hayes Stakes. Photo: Daniel Costello

Surprisingly securing just one race win over his ...

Tough Mare Driefontein Continues On in 2015 Expressway Stakes

Tough Mare Driefontein Continues On in 2015 Expressway Stakes

The Gai Waterhouse-trained Driefontein has proven she was bred tough after racing straight through the spring and summer racing seasons without a break.

Driefontein will bring her A-game to the Expressway Stakes after running straight through the spring and summer. Photo by Jenny Barnes.

Don’t expect the mare to be fatigued when she steps out in the Group 2 ...

2015 Canonbury Stakes Vancouver Decision Will Be Made Tomorrow

2015 Canonbury Stakes Vancouver Decision Will Be Made Tomorrow

Following a schedule shift that saw a crucial set of barrier trials moved to next week, Vancouver’s start in the Group 3 Canonbury Stakes (1100m) is under threat.

A decision on whether Vancouver will run in the Canonbury Stakes this Saturday will be made on Friday morning. Photo by Steve Hart.

Just six two-year-old colts and geldings are confirmed ...

Hampton Court Enters Pre-Training for 2015 Autumn Campaign

Hampton Court Enters Pre-Training for 2015 Autumn Campaign

Three-year-old Hampton Court has begun his 2015 autumn campaign by entering pre-training this week.

Hampton Court has returned to pre-training following a month long spell after a disappointing run in the Victoria Derby. Photo by Steve Hart.

The Gai Waterhouse-trained colt was spelled for a month after a disappointing run in the Group 1 Victoria Derby (2500m) on November ...

Longma Peaking Ahead of Possible Queensland Guineas Berth

Longma Peaking Ahead of Possible Queensland Guineas Berth

Trainer Gai Waterhouse is strongly considering a trip to Brisbane and resulting appearance in the 2014 Group 2 Queensland Guineas (1400m) on May 31st for Longma after the talented three-year-old continued to display his keen racing ability with a comfortable win over 1400 metres at Warwick Farm on Wednesday.

Trainer Gai Waterhouse is strongly considering an appearance in the ...