News About Captain Rio

Pride Hopeful of The Everest Start for Terravista

Pride Hopeful of The Everest Start for Terravista

Trainer Joe Pride is hopeful that multiple Group 1 winner Terravista will gain a position in the $10 million The Everest field, set to run at Royal Randwick on October 14th. Terravista has been a strong and largely consistent performer throughout his entire racing career so far and will resume in spring with a commendable…

2016 Winterbottom Stakes Odds Update

2016 Winterbottom Stakes Odds Update

Malaguerra is poised to collect his third win at the highest level of racing, when he takes to the stalls for the 2016 Group 1 Winterbottom Stakes (1200m) at Perth’s Ascot Racecourse on Saturday afternoon. That is the tale of the tape in 2016 Winterbottom Stakes betting markets with , where the five-year-old remains an…

2016 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes Tips

2016 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes Tips

Seven sprinters have been confirmed in the final field for Saturday’s featured 2016 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes (1000m) at Flemington; offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager. Three-year-old Exosphere has opened as and maintained status as outright $2.50 favourite in 2016 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes…

Leading Sprinters Included in 2015 All Aged Stakes Nominations

Leading Sprinters Included in 2015 All Aged Stakes Nominations

A talented list of 18 runners have been included in nominations for Saturday’s featured Group 1 All Aged Stakes (1400m) at Royal Randwick; highlighted by the pending appearance of several previous winners at the highest level of Australian racing. Chautauqua stormed home to post a maiden Group 1 victory in the T.J. Smith Stakes (1200m)…

Top Sprinters In 2015 TJ Smith Stakes First Acceptances

Top Sprinters In 2015 TJ Smith Stakes First Acceptances

The 2015 T.J. Smith Stakes first acceptances have been released and the majority of the best sprinters in Australia all remain on track to contest the Group 1 event at Royal Randwick on the opening day of The Championships. Lankan Rupee stamped himself as the highest-rated sprinter in the world with an explosive victory in…

Terravista Comfortably Wins The Shorts

Terravista Comfortably Wins The Shorts

Clear favourite Terravista has justified his position on the first line of betting at Royal Randwick this afternoon, charging home to win the Group 2 The Shorts (1100m) with ease; I’m All The Talk beating Group 1 winner Famous Seamus with a nod of the head to secure second. Jumping from the gates well, the…

Terravista Maintains Unbeaten First-Up Record In 2014 Show County Quality

Terravista Maintains Unbeaten First-Up Record In 2014 Show County Quality

Terravista has maintained his unbeaten first-up record with comfortable victory in the 2014 Show County Quality at Royal Randwick on Saturday. Trainer Joe Pride was confident that Terravista would have no trouble handling the wet Royal Randwick track and that proved to be the case; with the Captain Rio gelding working into the race strongly before…

2014 Liverpool City Cup Results – Terravista Ajax Stakes Bound After Tough Win

2014 Liverpool City Cup Results – Terravista Ajax Stakes Bound After Tough Win

Talented gelding Terravista made it two wins from as many starts this campaign with a narrow victory over classy colt El Roca in the Group 3 Liverpool City Cup (1300m) at Warwick Farm this afternoon. Terravista covered a fair bit of ground in the early stages of the race, but was still able to show his…

Terravista Scores First-Up Victory In 2014 Southern Cross Stakes

Terravista Scores First-Up Victory In 2014 Southern Cross Stakes

The 2014 Southern Cross Stakes has been won by Terravista at Royal Randwick Racecourse today. Terravista won the race in dominant fashion ahead of Albrecht, who fought on for second, and My Destiny, who rounded out the places in third. The Captain Riogelding win three of his four race starts during the spring and his…

Terravista Undoubted Market Mover for 2014 Southern Cross Stakes

Terravista Undoubted Market Mover for 2014 Southern Cross Stakes

The 2014 Group 3 Southern Cross Stakes (1200m) will feature just nine runners after classy Team Hawkes-trained hopeful Not Listenin’tome was removed to chase success in the Group 3 Zeditave Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield. Joseph Pride-trained Terravista is currently the $3.10 favourite for the 2014 Southern Cross Stakes ahead of That’s A Good Idea ($4.20),…