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2015 Christmas Handicap Option for Written Up

2015 Christmas Handicap Option for Written Up

Kyneton horseman George Osborne said a wet Adelaide track on Boxing Day would tempt him to run his weekend Moonee Valley Written Up in black-type company for the Christmas Handicap 2015 at Morphettville. A five-year-old son of Written Tycoon, Osborne’s progressive gelding Written Up posted his first victory since success at Moe back in mid-October…

Weir Relies on Lonhspresso for Brisbane Group 1

Weir Relies on Lonhspresso for Brisbane Group 1

Victoria’s Darren Weir has one sole survivor vying for a Group 1 win this Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival with Lonhspresso still on track for a 2014 Tattersall’s Tiara win but stable mate Akzar having been sent to the paddock. Weir put veteran stayer Akzar on a truck home on Monday after the seven-year-olds’ failed Group…

Topaz Towards Tiara for Lonhspresso

Topaz Towards Tiara for Lonhspresso

After only just announcing plans to head to Queensland for a shot at next month’s 2014 Tattersall’s Tiara at Eagle Farm with Lonhspresso, trainer Darren Weirhas changed the mare’s lead-up assignment. Lonhro four-year-old Lonhspresso earned talks of a Group 1 run in Brisbane on June 21 after her impressive last-to-first victory in the Listed The…