News About Apache Cat

Brown Seeks Back-to-Back Winter Stakes Wins With Beaded

Brown Seeks Back-to-Back Winter Stakes Wins With Beaded

Champion, former Melbourne Cup-winning hoop Corey Brown will this Saturday vie for successive wins in the season’s final Group 1 race as he prepares to take the mount on Tattersall’s Tiara favourite Beaded. Formerly known as the Winter Stakes, the $500,000 Group 1 Tattersall’s Tiara (1400m) brings elite level racing to a close for the…

Begg Not All Silent over Doomben 10,000 Chances

Begg Not All Silent over Doomben 10,000 Chances

Randwick horseman Graeme Begg is not keeping quiet ahead of Saturday’s Doomben 10,000 clash, boldly declaring his veteran galloper All Silent is fit and ready for the challenge despite their long odds to defeat raging favourite Hay List. A rising eight-year-old, Belong To Me gelding All Silent currently sits as a $61 roughie in the…

Double Shot of Black in BTC Cup

Double Shot of Black in BTC Cup

Doomben racegoers will experience a double shot of black in the feature race this Saturday, with dual Stradbroke Handicap winner Black Piranha one of the seven bold challengers accepted to take on sprint queen Black Caviar in the BTC Cup. Rosehill trainer Con Karakatsanis is not shying away from Peter Moody’s outstanding mare despite the…

Apache Cat & Takeover Target Become Living Legends

Apache Cat & Takeover Target Become Living Legends

Media Release: Sportsbet.com.au & Living Legends Living Legends, the International Home of Rest for Champion Horses, is pleased to invite media and the public to a family day to welcome the two latest champions to the Living Legends family. Eight-time Group 1 winner and people’s champ Apache Cat and Takeover Target, also an eight-time Group…

2010 Lightning Stakes – Star Studded Field Emerging

2010 Lightning Stakes – Star Studded Field Emerging

Group 1 racing in 2010 is sizing up to be a sensational affair, with Australia’s first Group 1 feature, the Lightning Stakes (1000m) being held on Saturday January 30th at the famous Flemington racecourse. UPDATE – 2010 Lightning Stakes Field Join IASbet Now and Bet on the Lightning Stakes Online Join IASbet today, deposit $50…

2010 Sydney Autumn Carnival

2010 Sydney Autumn Carnival

Racecourses around Sydney are starting to gear up for the action-packed excitement of the upcoming Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival that kicks off on February 6 with the Group 2 Expressway Stakes Day at Rosehill Gardens. Already many of the country?s best sprinters and stayers are in preparation for some of the carnival?s lucrative and prestigious…

Star Galloper Apache Cat Retired

Star Galloper Apache Cat Retired

Super sprinter Apache Cat, the handsome chestnut gelding that gained a cult-like status throughout his career, has been retired this week due to an injury he sustained whilst contending the Hong Kong Sprint last Sunday at Sha Tin racecourse. X-rays taken yesterday, after the Greg Eurell-trained runner pulled up sore following his seventh behind Sacred…

Sacred Kingdom Wins Hong Kong Sprint

Sacred Kingdom Wins Hong Kong Sprint

On Sunday champion galloper Sacred Kingdom claimed victory and reclaimed his position as the world?s top sprinter in the HK$12million Group 1 Hong Kong Sprint (1200m) defeating a quality 14-horse field at Sha Tin Racecourse. The Ricky Yiu-trained Sacred Kingdom beat home a gallant One World by just half a length with Joy And Fun…

2009 Hong Kong Sprint Final Field & Barrier Draw

2009 Hong Kong Sprint Final Field & Barrier Draw

The HK$12million (approx. AUS $1.7 million) Group 1 Cathay Pacific Hong Kong Sprint (1200m) boasts the highest number of Australian contenders out of the four feature Group 1 races taking place this Sunday at Sha Tin Racecourse as part of the prestigious Hong Kong International Raceday. The three star Aussie gallopers have received mix luck…

Australian Entrants Headline Hong Kong Sprint – Preview

Australian Entrants Headline Hong Kong Sprint – Preview

This Sunday December 13 the esteemed Sha Tin racecourse will feature a sensational day of racing for the annual Hong Kong International Race Day, headlined by four Group 1 races including the final leg of the Global Sprint Challenge, the Hong Kong Sprint. A collection of the world?s finest sprinters from Hong Kong, Australia, United…