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Dubai Turf the Target for Awesome Rock

Dubai Turf the Target for Awesome Rock

Co-trainer Troy Corstens has revealed a bold plan for stable star Awesome Rock to run in the Group 1 Dubai Turf (1800m) at Meydan Racecourse, following a three-start Autumn Carnival preparation in 2017.

Awesome Rock will be set for an appearance in the Group 1 Dubai Turf at Meydan upon resuming in 2017. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Awesome Rock has ...

2017 The BMW Aim for Abbey Marie

2017 The BMW Aim for Abbey Marie

Undefeated and lightly-raced mare Abbey Marie is being aimed at big things during the upcoming autumn racing season including a possible shot at weight-for-age The BMW 2017.

Undefeated Group 1 winner Abbey Marie could head to Sydney for the 2017 The BMW this autumn racing carnival. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

Her Cranbourne-based trainer Michael Kent spoke to Racing Victoria this ...

2017 CF Orr Stakes First-Up for Awesome Rock

2017 CF Orr Stakes First-Up for Awesome Rock

Co-trainer Troy Corstens has confirmed a first-up CF Orr Stakes 2017 run in February for the stable’s recent Emirates Stakes winner Awesome Rock.

Emirates Stakes winner Awesome Rock will resume racing in the 2017 CF Orr Stakes next February. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Awesome Rock is in the paddock spelling after posting his first official elite level win in ...

2017 Australian Cup the Target for Awesome Rock

2017 Australian Cup the Target for Awesome Rock

Co-trainer Troy Corstens has confirmed that Awesome Rock will target the 2017 Australian Cup (2000m) during the Autumn Carnival, following his maiden Group 1 win in the Emirates Stakes over the weekend.

Group 1 winner Awesome Rock will be set for the Australian Cup upon resuming in 2017. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Awesome Rock ran on for a gallant fifth ...

Awesome Rock claims G1 victory with Emirates Stakes win

Awesome Rock claims G1 victory with Emirates Stakes win

The Leon and Troy Corstens trained Awesome Rock has finally won a Group 1 race when he took out the Group 1 $2m Emirates Stakes (2000m) at Flemington today.

Awesome Rock powers to the line to win the G1 Emirates Stakes at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Awesome Rock was first past the post in the Group 1 $1m ...

2016 Emirates Stakes Form Guide & Betting Preview

2016 Emirates Stakes Form Guide & Betting Preview

A rejuvenated Emirates Stakes 2016 runs at Flemington Racecourse on Saturday, a detailed form guide and betting preview for the $2 million weight-for-age classic found below.

Scottish comes back from 2400m to his pet distance of 2000m for the 2016 Emirates Stakes at Flemington on Saturday. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Formerly run a week earlier as the Mackinnon Stakes, ...

Historical Cox Plate Form 2016: Who to Back & Who to Sack

Historical Cox Plate Form 2016: Who to Back & Who to Sack

With the Australasian weight-for-age championship taking place at Moonee Valley on Saturday the punters are madly doing the Cox Plate form and tips, but who should you rule out for the win historically speaking?

History shows Hauraki could be one of the best 2016 Cox Plate exotic tips to take to the bookmakers on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

The ...

Baster To Go Forward on Awesome Rock in 2016 Cox Plate

Baster To Go Forward on Awesome Rock in 2016 Cox Plate

Jockey Stephen Baster confirmed he would be going forward on Saturday in the Cox Plate 2016 aboard Awesome Rock who is at the big odds to score the upset win over Winx and Hartnell.

Awesome Rock will go forward chasing the upset 2016 Cox Plate result at Moonee Valley Racecourse on Saturday. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Markets for this ...

2016 Cox Plate Field & Barriers: Winx in Three

2016 Cox Plate Field & Barriers: Winx in Three

Australia’s best racehorse and defending champion Winx has drawn to perfection set to jump from barrier three in a 10-horse Cox Plate 2016 field at Moonee Valley Racecourse this Saturday.

Reigning Cox Plate champion Winx jumps from barrier three for her title defense in the Moonee Valley classic this Saturday. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Chris Waller-trained Street Cry ...

Awesome Rock to Gallop at Moonee Valley Ahead of Cox Plate 2016

Awesome Rock to Gallop at Moonee Valley Ahead of Cox Plate 2016

Talented entire Awesome Rock will been given another look at the Moonee Valley track before taking his place in Saturday’s featured 2016 Cox Plate (2040m).

Awesome Rock will gallop at Moonee Valley before taking his place in the 2016 Cox Plate field. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Awesome Rock secured ballot-free entry into the Cox Plate 2016 with dominant performance for ...