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Rising Romance Ready for Australian Cup

Rising Romance Ready for Australian Cup

Co-trainer Tom Dabernig has been pleased with the progression made by Rising Romance through her two competitive starts this time and is confident the Group 1 winning mare is ready for a return to winning form in Saturday’s 2016 Australian Cup (1600m) at Flemington. Rising Romance has been unlucky to draw outside in both starts…

Hayes Thrilled with Rising Romance Ahead of Caulfield Cup

Hayes Thrilled with Rising Romance Ahead of Caulfield Cup

Co-trainer David Hayes was thrilled to have added Rising Romance to the Lindsay Park operation at the beginning of the Spring Racing Carnival, and has revealed he could not me more pleased with the condition of the talented Kiwi import ahead of Saturday’s 2015 Caulfield Cup (2400m). Rising Romance began her racing career under the…

Let’s Elope Stakes for Rising Romance First-Up

Let’s Elope Stakes for Rising Romance First-Up

Rising Romance has been transferred to the care of the Lindsay Park operation for her 2015 Spring Carnival campaign, and co-trainer Tom Dabernig has revealed the mare appears likely to return to competition in the Group 2 Let’s Elope Stakes (1400m) at Flemington on September 12th. Beginning her racing career under the care of Dean…

Rising Romance Likely To Progress To The BMW

Rising Romance Likely To Progress To The BMW

Talented mare Rising Romance is set to back-up in the 2015 The BMW at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday, despite being found with a sore hoof on Sunday morning. Rising Romance was well-backed in the lead-up to the Group 3 Epona Stakes (1900m) at Rosehill Gardens on the weekend and she looked like the winner at…

Rising Romance Primed for Mackinnon Stakes

Rising Romance Primed for Mackinnon Stakes

Running a close second to talented Japanese raider Admire Rakti in the featured Group 1 Caulfield Cup (2400m) last time out, trainer Donna Logan is confident four-year-old mare Rising Romance is the runner to beat in Saturday’s Group 1 Mackinnon Stakes (2000m) at Flemington. A standout performer for Logan since first debuting on course in…

Rising Romance Can Overcome Wide Draw in 2014 Caulfield Cup

Rising Romance Can Overcome Wide Draw in 2014 Caulfield Cup

A standout performer in major staying events in both New Zealand and Australia this year, trainer Donna Logan is confident classy filly Rising Romance has the form and class to overcome the wide and awkward barrier 17 in this weekend’s featured Group 1 Caulfield Cup (2400m). Securing a commendable record of four race wins and…

Stokes Confident in Éclair Samba Ahead of Melbourne Debut

Stokes Confident in Éclair Samba Ahead of Melbourne Debut

Currently amidst a standout racing season which has already delivered a maiden Adelaide trainers premiership, South Australian Phillip Stokes is confident of further success afield with staying prospect Éclair Samba in this weekend’s Ascot Racecourse Handicap (2000m) at Flemington. Saddling such stakes winners as Hucklebuck, Molto Bene and Éclair Big Bang through the 2014 Autumn…

Rising Romance Primed for 2014 Australian Oaks

Rising Romance Primed for 2014 Australian Oaks

New Zealand-based trainer Donna Logan could not be happier with the form shown by talented stayer Rising Romance since producing a strong turn of foot to overcome poor position and finish fourth in the Group 1 Vinery Stud Stakes (200m) on April 5th. Having performed well on damp tracks in her native New Zealand, Logan…

Ballarat Cup 2012 – Betting & Race Tips

Ballarat Cup 2012 – Betting & Race Tips

The 2012 Ballarat Cup is set to run this Sunday at Ballarat Racecourse, so read on to gain access to the hottest betting tips for the race. We are tipping Sertorius to win the 2012 Ballarat Cup, based on his flawless preparation thus far. The five-year-old has won all five of his race starts this…

Ballarat Cup 2012 – Final Field & Barrier Draw

Ballarat Cup 2012 – Final Field & Barrier Draw

15 horses have accepted for a run in the Listed Ballarat Cup at Ballarat Racecourse this Sunday November 24, 2012. Amongst the 2012 Ballarat Cup acceptances is Sertorius, who will be looking to continue his impressive winning streak in the race. Sertorius has won all five of his race starts this campaign, with his most…