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2015 Werribee Cup Assignment for Sonntag

2015 Werribee Cup Assignment for Sonntag

A lower than expected class of gallopers for Sunday’s Werribee Cup 2015 has Caulfield horseman Henry Dwyer seriously considering a run in the Victorian Cup clash with his Ballarat Cup placegetter Sonntag.

Sonntag is likely to run in Sunday’s 2015 Werribee Cup with two mile targets in New Zealand coming up next year. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

Teofilo five-year-old Sonntag ...

Melbourne Cup Shaping as Target for Who Shot Thebarman

Melbourne Cup Shaping as Target for Who Shot Thebarman

While yet to confirm a path through the 2014 Spring Racing Carnival for the rising six-year-old trainer Chris Waller is confident of a successful campaign for Kiwi import Who Shot Thebarman, which is likely to include a tilt at the Melbourne Cup on November 4th.

Trainer Chris Waller is hoping for a 2014 Melbourne Cup berth for ...

Unusual Suspect NZ Bound After 2012 Werribee Cup Win

Unusual Suspect NZ Bound After 2012 Werribee Cup Win

Michael Kent’s veteran American import Unusual Suspect finally broke a two year losing streak with a narrow victory in Sunday’s Werribee Cup 2012, a staying performance that could see them head across the Tasman targeting some of New Zealand’s longer distanced features before retirement.

Werribee Cup winner Unusual Suspect could be New Zealand bound in early 2013

The ...

Cantonese Could Contest 2013 Auckland Cup

Cantonese Could Contest 2013 Auckland Cup

Former New Zealand trainer Bjorn Baker may take consistent stayer Cantonese to his homeland in March to contest the Group 1 2013 Auckland Cup (3200m).

Cantonese could head to New Zealand in March for the Auckland Cup

Cantonese, who will start as favourite in today’s 2012 Christmas Cup at Rosehill, has been in career best form since being transferred ...

Shez Sinsational heads Hollindale Stakes Nominations for Saturday, May 5

Shez Sinsational heads Hollindale Stakes Nominations for Saturday, May 5

Auckland Cup winner Shez Sinsational heads the nominations for the Group 2 $300,000 Gold Coast Turf Club A D Hollindale Stakes (1800m) at the Gold Coast on Saturday, May 5.

The Hollindale Stakes has attracted twenty-one entries which include Brambles and the 2011 Schweppes Oaks winner Lights Of Heaven from the powerful Peter Moody stable and Foreteller for Sydney trainer ...

Auckland Cup Winner Shez Sinsational Targets Melbourne Cup 2012

Auckland Cup Winner Shez Sinsational Targets Melbourne Cup 2012

Trainer of Wednesday night’s impressive Auckland Cup winner Shez Sinsational Allan Sharrock has an ambitious aim to take the smart mare across the Tasman to Victoria this coming spring to target the iconic 2012 Melbourne Cup.

Ekraar four-year-old Shez Sinsational posted career win number eight at her 20th start in the always-popular NZ$500,000 Group 1 Auckland Cup (3200m), ...

C’est La Guerre Training For Auckland Cup Win

C’est La Guerre Training For Auckland Cup Win

Melbourne Cup contender C’est La Guerre will head to New Zealand to prepare for the $NZ 1 million Auckland Cup.

With the help of local trainers Graeme and Deb Rogerson, the five year old is hoping to redeem himself after a disappointing spring campaign which saw him finish eight in this year’s Melbourne Cup.

Purchased by Lloyd Williams after ...