News About Alan Hunter

Under The Louvre Heads 2016 Bobbie Lewis Quality Nominations

Under The Louvre Heads 2016 Bobbie Lewis Quality Nominations

Robert Smerdon’s Stradbroke Handicap winner Under The Louvre is nominated for a second-up spring run in the Bobbie Lewis Quality 2016 down the Flemington straight on Saturday. In the winter the Excellent Art stallion won the Group 1 Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) in Brisbane before a first-up second at Caulfield a fortnight back behind Redzel in…

Astro Castro Hunts Upset in Cox Plate 2016

Astro Castro Hunts Upset in Cox Plate 2016

Geelong trainer Alan Hunter is eyeing a 2016 Cox Plate upset this Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival with his lightly-raced four-year-old Astro Castro in the mix for the Moonee Valley major. A son of American-bred sire Astronomer Royal, Astro Castro has had just one start to date winning over 1100m down the Flemington straight on July…