News About David Balfour

Decircles Hits Top of the Kensington Stakes 2012 Odds

Decircles Hits Top of the Kensington Stakes 2012 Odds

Momentum is building for camp Decircles ahead of the 2012 Kensington Stakes at Flemington on Saturday, Danny O’Brien’s impeccably bred colt firming into equal favourite to win the summer sprint first-up for the season.

Earlier in the week it was the Anthony Freedman-trained First Command installed as the top fancy to take out the $125,000 Listed Kensington Stakes ...

Weekend Special Ready for 2012 Kensington Stakes

Weekend Special Ready for 2012 Kensington Stakes

With the current punters’ pick First Command easing in their favouritism, Mark Kavanagh’s consistent Snitzel four-year-old Weekend Special could jump the top elect in the Kensington Stakes 2012 at Flemington this Saturday.

Mark Kavanagh is confident Weekend Special will be competitive in the 2012 Kensington Stakes this Saturday

Due to jump at 4:10pm (VIC time) as Flemington Race 6, ...

2012 Oakleigh Plate Target for Obsidian Dragon

2012 Oakleigh Plate Target for Obsidian Dragon

Hard-working Morphettville horseman David Balfour has named the Oakleigh Plate 2012 at Caulfield during the Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival next month as a possible aim for his brilliant mare Obsidian Dragon who races in the Kensington Stakes on Saturday.

The Hidden Dragon four-year-old sees Flemington for the first time in the $125,000 Listed Kensington Stakes (1000m), but despite it being ...

Kensington Stakes 2012 Field, Barriers & Preview

Kensington Stakes 2012 Field, Barriers & Preview

The 2012 Kensington Stakes is the only black-type feature running in Australia this weekend, the event due to take place as Flemington Race 6 on Saturday with a final field of 11 sprinters engaged.

Topweight of the field with the No. 1 saddlecloth is defending champ Grand Duels who returns seeking back-to-back wins in the $125,000 Listed Kensington Stakes (1000m)....

Obsidian Dragon Form Horse in Kensington Stakes 2012

Obsidian Dragon Form Horse in Kensington Stakes 2012

David Balfour’s Morphettville visitor Obsidian Dragon will look to extend their winning streak to four straight this Saturday when lining up against a quality field in the 2012 Kensington Stakes at Flemington.

The four-year-old daughter of Hidden Dragon from Monde Blue mare Aradina was one of 15 horses nominated for the $125,000 Listed Kensington Stakes (1000m) this year ...

Moody Targets Last Adelaide Feature of the Season

Moody Targets Last Adelaide Feature of the Season

Not content with winning the Victorian trainers premiership, Peter Moody will now also target the final listed race of the season in Adelaide.

Moody will take three year old fillies Flokkati and Kulgrinda to Morphettville to run in the listed Reliance Petroleum Stakes over 1050m.

Moody said he thought both fillies had a realistic chance in that race, but it ...