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2015 The BMW Ideal Distance for Rising Romance

2015 The BMW Ideal Distance for Rising Romance

A number of horses that found success during the spring carnival amped up their autumn campaigns with jumpouts and barrier trials this morning, including Rising Romance.

Rising Romance will return to Australia for The Championships in April. Photo by Steve Hart.

The Donna & Dean Logan-trained mare enjoyed two runner-up finishes back in October, in both the Group ...

Ortensia Leads Aussies in NZ Railway Stakes 2012 Nominations

Ortensia Leads Aussies in NZ Railway Stakes 2012 Nominations

Class Melbourne mare Ortensia will lead the Australian contingent in New Zealand’s 2012 Railway Stakes on New Year’s Day, the last-start Winterbottom Stakes winner one of three Aussies nominated for the feature sprint.

Dual Winterbottom Stakes winner Ortensia leads a three-Aussie assault on the 2012 Railway Stakes in New Zealand on New Year's Day

Pulled out of retirement, a rejuvenated ...

Essington Leads 2011 Keith Noud Quality Handicap Odds

Essington Leads 2011 Keith Noud Quality Handicap Odds

Darryl Hansen’s resuming Ascot Handicap winner Essington has opened the narrow favourite to return to the winner’s stall at Eagle Farm this Saturday and win the Keith Noud Quality Handicap 2011.

Spirit Of Boom could be New Zealand-bound if they perform well in Brisbane over the coming weeks

The consistently performing Redoute’s Choice five-year-old who hails from Mackay ...

No Hong Kong Sprint 2011 for Atomic Force

No Hong Kong Sprint 2011 for Atomic Force

The sole Australian-trained galloper sweating on an invitation to the 2011 Hong Kong International Races, Darren Smith’s Group 1 The Galaxy winner Atomic Force has missed out on a shot at international glory during next month’s prestigious meeting at Sha Tin.

Atomic Force has missed out on an invite to the 2011 Hong Kong International Races this ...

Hong Kong International Races 2011

Hong Kong International Races 2011

The racing action in Oz may be slowing down for the year, but in Hong Kong the best is yet to come with punters and racing fans around the world eagerly counting down the days until the 2011 Hong Kong International Races light up Sha Tin Racecourse on Sunday December 11.

Atomic Force is the sole Australian-trained horse still in ...