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McDonald Back On Contributer in Underwood Stakes 2015

McDonald Back On Contributer in Underwood Stakes 2015

Ace Sydney-based hoop James McDonald will reunite with star Godolphin galloper Contributer when the John O’Shea-trained stallion runs in the 2015 Underwood Stakes at Caulfield Racecourse on Saturday.

Cox Plate-bound Contributer will run in Saturday’s 2015 Underwood Stakes with James McDonald back aboard the Godolphin galloper. Photo: Steve Hart.

McDonald has ridden the High Chaparral six-year-old five previous times, ...

Berry to Ride Earthquake in 2015 William Reid Stakes

Berry to Ride Earthquake in 2015 William Reid Stakes

Three-year-old Godolphin filly Earthquake is set to make her debut at Moonee Valley this Friday night in the Group 1 William Reid Stakes (1200m).

Earthquake will be ridden by Tommy Berry for the first time in the Group 1 William Reid Stakes. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Earthquake is one of 23 sprinters nominated for the Friday night feature ...

Earthquake On Track for 2015 Oakleigh Plate Tilt

Earthquake On Track for 2015 Oakleigh Plate Tilt

Three-year-old filly Earthquake looks ready for an impressive autumn after winning a barrier trial at Cranbourne on Thursday morning.

Earthquake has increased her chances at winning the Oakleigh Plate after an impressive barrier trial at Cranbourne. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

The John O’Shea-trained filly recorded a narrow victory over Cristalina Lago in the 800 metre heat, crossing ...

Moonee Valley Winner Bantam Targets 2015 Blue Diamond

Moonee Valley Winner Bantam Targets 2015 Blue Diamond

Two-year-old colt Bantam won his maiden on Saturday in the ADAPT Australia Handicap (1000m) at Moonee Valley and will now be aimed towards the $1 million Group 1 Blue Diamond Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield on February 28.

ADAPT Australia Handicap winner Bantam (inside) will now be aimed towards the Group 1 Blue Diamond Stakes. Photo by Sarah Ebbett.

The colt ...