News About Capital Commander

Ryan Pleased with Pair Ahead of 2014 Civic Stakes

Ryan Pleased with Pair Ahead of 2014 Civic Stakes

Trainer Gerald Ryan is confident of success in this weekend’s Listed Civic Stakes (1350m) at Rosehill Gardens, saddling two chances in Oakfield Commands and outsider Capital Commander who have each drawn favourable barriers. Beginning his racing career under the guidance of trainer Darren Smith, Oakfield Commands secured and impressive victory in the Winter Dash (1200m)…

Capital Commander to Take Charge in Civic Stakes 2014

Capital Commander to Take Charge in Civic Stakes 2014

Local Sydney trainer Gerald Ryan is hoping his recent stable acquisition Capital Commander can break an eight month winning drought with an upset in Saturday’s 2014 Civic Stakes at Rosehill Gardens. The six-year-old Commands mare is one of 12 original entries for the $100,000 Listed Civic Stakes (1350m) this year, the handicap clash to be…

Diamond Drill Returns to Form to Claim 2014 Aspiration Quality

Diamond Drill Returns to Form to Claim 2014 Aspiration Quality

Talented four-year-old Diamond Drille has overcome a talented field to win the Group 3 Aspiration Quality (1600m) at Royal Randwick racecourse this afternoon. Having jumped well, the talented Al Maher mare settled on the heels of early pace setters Porcellanus and Capital Commander, and was able to break clear of the bunched pack after rounding…

Lucky Lago Heads 2014 Aspiration Quality Nominations

Lucky Lago Heads 2014 Aspiration Quality Nominations

John O’Shea-trained Lucky Lago will be aiming to build off a solid start to 2014 this weekend after being included in nominations for the 2014 Group 3 Aspiration Quality (1600m) at Royal Randwick. Having secured three wins and three places from only ten race starts to date, Lucky Lago appeared in top form when third…

2014 Magic Millions Stayers’ Cup Trial for Capital Commander

2014 Magic Millions Stayers’ Cup Trial for Capital Commander

Nick Olive is hoping a good run in Sydney this Saturday can kick start a Magic Millions Stayers’ Cup 2014 bid in Queensland next month for his in-form mare Capital Commander. The six-year-old daughter of Commands is out to earn a trip to the sunshine state on January 11 for a shot at the $200,000…

Breeders Classic 2013 Odds – Two Mares Share Top Spot

Breeders Classic 2013 Odds – Two Mares Share Top Spot

Two quality mares are battling for favouritism in the 2013 Breeders Classic betting odds for this Saturday’s Rosehill Gardens meeting with the Chris Waller-trained Red Tracer and John O’Shea’s Steps In Time occupying equal top spot in the markets. Running as Rosehill Race 2 at 1:30pm (AEST) this year’s $175,000 Group 2 NSW Thoroughbred Breeders…

2013 Breeders Classic Final Field Released

2013 Breeders Classic Final Field Released

A small but classy field of seven mares has been accepted for this Saturday’s Breeders Classic 2013 at Rosehill Gardens, the race one of three Group showdowns on the early Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival meeting. Due to run as Race 2 at 1:30pm (AEST) this year’s $175,000 Group 2 NSW Thoroughbred Breeders Classic (1200m) features…

Waller Dominates 2013 Breeders Classic Nominations

Waller Dominates 2013 Breeders Classic Nominations

Sydney’s leading trainer Chris Waller has a double pronged assault planned for this Saturday’s Breeders Classic 2013 at Rosehill Gardens with his smart stablemates Nocturnelle and Red Tracer among the early entries for the mares-only clash. A total of 10 hopefuls make up the current nominees for this year’s edition of the $175,000 Group 2…

Capital Commander Seeks Second Magic Millions Fillies & Mares Trophy

Capital Commander Seeks Second Magic Millions Fillies & Mares Trophy

Canberra-based mare Capital Commander returns to Queensland’s Gold Coast Racecourse this Saturday with the Nick Olive-trained five-year-old ready to defend her title in the 2013 Magic Millions Fillies & Mares Handicap. Olive has spent the past year planning the daughter of Command’s second assault on the $164,000 Magic Millions Fillies & Mares Handicap (1300m), the…

Bennetta Backed to Win 2013 Magic Millions Fillies & Mares Handicap – Odds

Bennetta Backed to Win 2013 Magic Millions Fillies & Mares Handicap – Odds

Grahame Begg’s smart Sydney filly Bennetta is being well supported to steal the Magic Millions Fillies & Mares Handicap 2013 trophy from the locals this Saturday opening favourite for the feature at the Gold Coast. The three-year-old daughter of General Nediym has had just four career starts to date breaking her maiden status just last…