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2015 Doncaster Not Confirmed for Prelude Winner Excess Knowledge

2015 Doncaster Not Confirmed for Prelude Winner Excess Knowledge

Sydney’s leading lady of racing Gai Waterhouse was not keen to confirm a Doncaster Mile 2015 run Saturday week for her smart import Excess Knowledge who could be set for a different next-up autumn target following his Doncaster Prelude win at Rosehill Gardens. The former British-trained Monsun stallion came off a brave win over an…

Tres Blue Confirmed for 2014 Melbourne Cup Bid

Tres Blue Confirmed for 2014 Melbourne Cup Bid

Connections of Gai Waterhouse’s Melbourne Cup failure from last spring Tres Blue have confirmed the promising import will be given a chance to atone for their disappointing form down under with a second shot at the ‘race that stops a nation’ this coming carnival. Round Table Racing Syndicate manager Bruce Slade confirmed this week that…

Reuben Percival Goes for The Metropolitan 2013 Again

Reuben Percival Goes for The Metropolitan 2013 Again

Having run a brave third to stablemate Glencadam Gold in the race last Sydney Spring Racing Carnival the Gai Waterhouse-trained Reuben Percival has the 2013 The Metropolitan Handicap on the agenda again this season. The veteran Al Akbar seven-year-old races at Moonee Valley on the weekend set to carrying the 61kg top weight with returning…

JJ Atkins Results 2013 – Romantic Touch Wins for Waterhouse

JJ Atkins Results 2013 – Romantic Touch Wins for Waterhouse

The first Group 1 of Stradbroke Handicap Day at Eagle Farm Racecourse this afternoon has been won by the Gai Waterhouse-trained favourite Romantic Touch who beat home the 12 other two-year-olds in the 2013 JJ Atkins field to take out the lucrative Brisbane Winter Racing Carnivalclassic. Running as Eagle Farm Race 6, this year’s $500,000…

Melbourne Cup Runner-Up Fiorente Targets Australian Cup 2013

Melbourne Cup Runner-Up Fiorente Targets Australian Cup 2013

Sydney’s lady of racing Gai Waterhouse is eyeing the riches of the Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival having named the 2013 Australian Cup as a major goal for her surprise Melbourne Cup runner-up Fiorente. The imported Monsun five-year-old joined Waterhouse’s operation just before the spring, the British Group 2 winner making an instant impact when crossing…

Waterhouse Unleashes 2012 Melbourne Cup Hopes

Waterhouse Unleashes 2012 Melbourne Cup Hopes

The Melbourne Cup 2012 may turn out to be just a pipedream for two Gai Waterhouse-trained northern hemisphere imports but jockey Nash Rawiller was confident that both Julienas and Glencadam Gold would develop into genuine spring hopes after partnering them in the Royal Randwick trials on Monday. Hall of Famer Waterhouse may be one of…

2012 Tattersall’s Cup Field & Barrier Draw

2012 Tattersall’s Cup Field & Barrier Draw

The final Group 1 meeting of the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival and the Australian thoroughbred racing season will take place at Eagle Farm this Saturday for Tattersall’s Tiara Day, one of the day’s three Group race features being the Tattersall’s Cup 2012. Due to jump at 3:12pm as Eagle Farm Race 6 the $200,000 Group…

2012 Stayers Cup Field & Barrier Draw Released

2012 Stayers Cup Field & Barrier Draw Released

Following the action of the Brisbane Winter Carnival the current racing season winds down this Saturday with one of the key events being the Stayers Cup 2012 at Sydney’s Rosehill Gardens. Set to run as Rosehill Race 5 at 1:45pm this year’s edition of the $100,000 Listed Stayers Cup (3200m), run over the same classic…

Melbourne Cup 2013 Date for Tohunga

Melbourne Cup 2013 Date for Tohunga

Gai Waterhouse’s 2012 Queensland Derby hopeful Tohunga is already being tipped by the stable as a horse to watch in not this year’s edition of the ‘race that stops a nation’ but in the 2013 Melbourne Cup. Three-year-old Zabeel gelding out of 2005 AJC Oaks runner-up She’s Justa Tad, Tohunga is nominated for the $500,000…

Rawiller Well-Weighted to Takeover

Rawiller Well-Weighted to Takeover

Nash Rawiller is over the moon with the weight Gai Waterhouse’s star colt Squamosa has been allocated for this Friday’s Takeover Target Stakes, Sydney’s top jockey now confirmed to ride the headline contender in the Gosford feature. Racing NSW announced the weights for the $100,000 Listed Takeover Target Stakes (1200m) on Tuesday, Group 1 performer…