News About Captain Sonador

2016 Gunsynd Classic Nominations Released

2016 Gunsynd Classic Nominations Released

Seventeen milers have been included in nominations for Saturday’s Group 3 Gunsynd Classic (1630m) at Doomben Racecourse this Saturday; a race that is undoubtedly shaping as the most highly-anticipated on 2016 Victory Stakes Day.

Too Good To Refuse has been included in 2016 Gunsynd Classic nominations. Photo: Daniel Costello

Desleigh Forster is spoiled for choice with the talented three-year-olds she ...

Heavy Heart in Epsom Handicap 2011 Weights

Heavy Heart in Epsom Handicap 2011 Weights

On Monday Racing NSW released the handicaps for two of the Sydney Spring Racing Carnival’s richest events including those for the 2011 Epsom Handicap, the Mick Price-trained Heart Of Dreams allocated the top weight of the 121 entries with 58 kilograms.

Heart Of Dreams is the 58kg topweight of the 2011 Epsom Handicap entries

Six-year-old Show A ...

Epsom Handicap 2011 Nominations Released

Epsom Handicap 2011 Nominations Released

Racing New South Wales have released the nominations for a number of this year’s Sydney Spring Carnival features including those for the highly-anticipated 2011 Epsom Handicap, to run at Royal Randwick on October 1.

Sydney Premiership winning trainer Chris Waller has nine 2011 Epsom Handicap nominees

The $500,000 Group 1 Epsom Handicap (1600m) has attracted 121 nominations for 2011, ...

Brayroan Begins Epsom Handicap Prep

Brayroan Begins Epsom Handicap Prep

Promising Zabeel gelding Brayroan is being tipped by their Sydney Trainer’s Premiership-leading trainer Chris Waller as a genuine Sydney Spring Carnival contender and will this Saturday begin their campaign that will hopefully culminate with an Epsom Handicap start.

Chris Waller plans to target the 2011 Epsom Handicap with Brayroan who resumes at Rosehill on Saturday

Four-year-old Brayroan has started nine ...

Les’s Spring Carnival Larrikin

Les’s Spring Carnival Larrikin

The master trainer behind the late, great Hot Danish, Les Bridge is set to take over the preparation of Nothin’ Leica Dane gelding Leica Larrikin for their Spring Carnival campaign next season.

Five-year-old Leica Larrikin has been under the training of his part-owner Richard Freyer in Corowa, but will be transferred to Bridge’s Randwick stables in July to be ...

Buffering to Win Stradbroke Says McNair

Buffering to Win Stradbroke Says McNair

Hay List Trainer John McNair thinks Buffering is the horse to beat in the Stradbroke Handicap

Trainer of courageous galloper Hay List, John McNair is backing a Queensland local for the richest Brisbane Winter Carnival showdown saying Buffering is the horse to beat in next month’s Stradbroke Handicap.

With Hay List set to be let lose in Saturday ...

Coastal Swansong for Captain Sonador?

Coastal Swansong for Captain Sonador?

Saturday’s Gold Coast meeting could be the final career run for Roger Milne’s Group 1 winning Toowoomba galloper Captain Sonador who has been nominated for two of the day’s stakes races.

Captain Sonador is set to run in the Prime Minister's Cup at the Gold Coast

Shamardal four-year-old Captain Sonador, who claimed an upset victory in the Epsom Handicap last ...

71 Out to Stop Black Caviar from 10 Thousand

71 Out to Stop Black Caviar from 10 Thousand

Early nominations for all the Brisbane Winter Carnival Group 1 features have now been taken with Peter Moody’s magnificent Melbourne mare Black Caviar topping the list of entries for the Doomben 10,000.

Black Caviar is out to emulate her father Bel Esprit in winning the Doomben 10,000

Four-year-old Black Caviar is the first horse in Australian racing to win ...

Rain Would Make Sacred Choice Rejoice Ahead of Doncaster

Rain Would Make Sacred Choice Rejoice Ahead of Doncaster

Joseph Pride, trainer of smart Choisir mare Sacred Choice, is praying that the heavens open up over Randwick ahead of Saturday’s $2 million Group 1 Doncaster Mile (1600m).

Sacred Choice is a top chance in the Doncaster Mile if the track is wet

Pride is convinced that with a bit of rain around and a track rated Slow ...

Queenslander’s Bold Move to Snare Randwick Mile

Queenslander’s Bold Move to Snare Randwick Mile

Toowoomba-based trainer Norm Hilton is hoping he can take the Doncaster Mile trophy home to Queensland as he prepares to saddle up his in-form five-year-old Bold Glance in the $2 million Randwick showdown.

Sequalo gelding Bold Glance is one of 18 acceptors for this year’s Group 1 Doncaster Mile (1600m).

Bold Glance is looking to break a 35 year drought ...