News About David Moodie

Flamberge Not Confirmed for Second The Goodwood Tilt

Flamberge Not Confirmed for Second The Goodwood Tilt

A title defence in The Goodwood 2016 is yet to be confirmed for the now Mathew Ellerton & Simon Zahra-trained Flamberge who failed to beat home any other runner in the TJ Smith Stakes last Saturday.

Flamberge could defend his title in the 2016 The Goodwood during Adelaide’s Autumn Racing Carnival this May. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

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Flamberge Debuts for New Stable in TJ Smith Stakes 2016

Flamberge Debuts for New Stable in TJ Smith Stakes 2016

Back-to-back Group 1 winning sprinter this time in, Flamberge will debut for his new Flemington trainers Mathew Ellerton & Simon Zahra in Sydney’s 2016 TJ Smith Stakes this Saturday at Royal Randwick Racecourse.

William Reid Stakes winner Flamberge (inside) debuts for Mathew Ellerton & Simon Zahra in Sydney’s 2016 TJ Smith Stakes this weekend. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

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Sword Of Light Wins Blue Diamond Fillies Preview

Sword Of Light Wins Blue Diamond Fillies Preview

Mathew Ellerton & Simon Zahra have uncovered a potential 2016 Blue Diamond Stakes star with smart filly Sword Of Light retaining her undefeated status with a win in Tuesday’s Blue Diamond Fillies Preview.

Fillies Preview winner Sword Of Light is no certainty for the 2016 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes next month. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

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Pressure on Durendal in Australia Stakes 2016

Pressure on Durendal in Australia Stakes 2016

Co-trainer Simon Zahra said it was time to put the pressure on emerging stable star Durendal who faces his toughest test to date in Saturday’s 2016 Australia Stakes at Moonee Valley Racecourse.

Standish Handicap winner Durendal is on track for his maiden Group 2 and first weight-for-age run in Saturday’s 2016 Australia Stakes at Moonee Valley. Photo: Ultimate Racing ...

Pillar Of Creation Primed for Eye Liner Stakes

Pillar Of Creation Primed for Eye Liner Stakes

Having initially underlined a tilt at the Rockhampton Newmarket on June 18th for the talented gelding, trainer Tony Sears has confirmed Pillar Of Creation will take his place in Saturday’s Listed Eye Liner Stakes (1200m) at Ipswich after drawing the ideal barrier 2.

Tony Sears is thrilled with Pillar Of Creation ahead of Saturday’s 2015 Eye Liner Stakes. Photo: ...

Solicit Likely Queen Of The Turf Starter

Solicit Likely Queen Of The Turf Starter

Having included her name in nominations for three of this weekend’s four major Group 1 races on day 2 of The Championships at Royal Randwick, owner David Moodie has hinted at an appearance in the 2014 Queen Of The Turf Stakes (1600m) for talented filly Solicit on Saturday.

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Solicit To Contest Vinery Stud Stakes

Solicit To Contest Vinery Stud Stakes

Trainer Simon Zahra has confirmed that Solicit will have her next race start in the 2014 Vinery Stud Stakes (2000m) at Rosehill Gardens on April 5 before contesting the Group 1 Australian Oaks (2400m) at Royal Randwick on April 19.

Solicit stamped herself as a leading contender for the 2014 Australian Oaks with strong wins in The Vanity and the ...

Solicit Removed From 2014 Australian Guineas List

Solicit Removed From 2014 Australian Guineas List

Having appeared in early nominations for this Saturday’s major Group 1 feature at Flemington, owner David Moodie has elected to remove Solicit from an appearance in the Australian Guineas (1600m) with a view to a lengthy autumn preparation.

Solicit will not contest the 2014 Australia Guineas, despite featuring as outright second-favourite in betting markets. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia...

Curtana Not One of Hay List’s 10,000 Rivals

Curtana Not One of Hay List’s 10,000 Rivals

Premier Victorian trainer Peter Moody chose not to set his smart filly Curtana up against the mighty Hay List this Saturday in a bid to secure her spot in the Stradbroke Handicap when final acceptances for the Doomben 10,000 were taken this morning.

Hay List is set to start the shortest-priced Doomben 10,000 favourite in recent history

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