News About Desert Jeuney

2016 Pakenham Cup Field and Barrier Draw Completed

2016 Pakenham Cup Field and Barrier Draw Completed

Fourteen stayers have been confirmed in the final field for Saturday’s Listed Pakenham Cup (2500m), following the completion of a barrier draw for the Victorian feature race this morning.

Swacadelic has been confirmed in the 2016 Pakenham Cup field. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Pilote D’essai stormed home to win the Listed Ballarat Cup (2200m) a fortnight ago, and has been ...

Pakenham Cup Distance a Concern for Desert Jeuney

Pakenham Cup Distance a Concern for Desert Jeuney

Desert Jeuney’s pedigree suggests that he should perform well at staying distances, however trainer Nigel Blackiston has revealed that he is unsure if the six-year-old will get the trip when he lines up for the Listed Pakenham Cup (2500m) on Saturday.

Desert Jeuney will step up to 2500m in Saturday’s Listed Pakenham Cup. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia

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2016 Futurity Stakes First-Up for Suavito

2016 Futurity Stakes First-Up for Suavito

Flemington horseman Nigel Blackiston is looking forward to the autumn return of Suavito who could run first-up in February’s Futurity Stakes 2016 after the classy mare missed this year’s Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival due to injury.

Group 1 winning mare Suavito is set to return in the autumn targeting more elite levels in Melbourne and Sydney. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

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2015 Memsie Stakes Acceptance for Desert Jeuney

2015 Memsie Stakes Acceptance for Desert Jeuney

Toorak Handicap-bound galloper Desert Jeuney will be accepted for the season’s first Group 1 in the Memsie Stakes 2015 on Saturday, but is still not 100% guaranteed of a run in the Caulfield classic.

Desert Jeuney will run in either the Memsie Stakes or a handicap over the same distance (1400m) at Caulfield this weekend. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia....

2015 Toorak Handicap Aim for Desert Jeuney

2015 Toorak Handicap Aim for Desert Jeuney

Flemington horseman Nigel Blackison has named the Toorak Handicap 2015 as a Group 1 aim for his third placegetter in the same race last Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival Desert Jeuney.

Desert Jeuney is 2015 Toorak Handicap bound again this spring after a third in the race last year. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The now six-year-old Desert King gelding ...

Lonrockstar Big All Victorian Sprint Final Chance

Lonrockstar Big All Victorian Sprint Final Chance

An obvious affinity for the Flemington straight track has trainer John Sadler confident heading into Saturday’s 2015 All Victorian Sprint Series Final with recent heat winner Lonrockstar.

Lonrockstar should enjoy the Flemington straight in Saturday’s 2015 All Victorian Sprint Series Final. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

The five-year-old son of Lonhro earned a shot in his first black-type start this weekend ...

All Victorian Sprint Series Final 2015 Field Features Hard Romp

All Victorian Sprint Series Final 2015 Field Features Hard Romp

One of the in-form sprinters in the mix for the 2015 All Victorian Sprint Series Final at Flemington Racecourse this weekend is the Ciaron Maher-trained Hard Romp who has also come up with a gun barrier for the lucrative showdown.

Hard Romp is one of the top hopes in the 2015 All Victorian Sprint Series Final field at Flemington ...

2015 All Victorian Sprint Series Nominations

2015 All Victorian Sprint Series Nominations

This Saturday at Flemington Racecourse in Melbourne it is ‘Finals Day’, one of the meeting’s headline events being the All Victorian Sprint Series 2015.

Desert Jeuney is the top-rated 2015 All Victorian Sprint Series Final nominee for Flemington on Saturday. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Worth $150,000 in prize money the Listed 1200m sprint has attracted 15 nominees, the ...

Desert Jeuney on Track for 2015 All Victorian Sprint Final

Desert Jeuney on Track for 2015 All Victorian Sprint Final

Local horseman Nigel Blackiston is looking forward to the run of Desert Jeuney in the latest heat of the All Victorian Sprint Series 2015 at Flemington Racecourse this weekend with the returning sprinter to target the black-type final next month.

Desert Jeuney is on track for a shot at the 2015 All Victorian Sprint Series Final next month after a ...

Desert Jeuney Primed for Emirates Stakes Success

Desert Jeuney Primed for Emirates Stakes Success

Finding particularly competitive form since returning to racing this time in, trainer Nigel Blackiston has been thrilled with the results secured by classy five-year-old Desert Jeuney and is confident he will lay a great account for himself in Saturday’s featured Group 1 Emirates Stakes (1600m) at Flemington.

Desert Jeuney is reportedly in peak condition leading into the 2014 Emirates ...