News About Grant Morgan

Firm Track Ideal for Savanna Amour in Regal Roller Stakes

Firm Track Ideal for Savanna Amour in Regal Roller Stakes

Connections are hoping that the Caulfield track remains in the ‘Good’ rating ahead of classy mare Savanna Amour’s likely second-up appearance in the Listed Regal Roller Stakes (1200m) on Saturday afternoon. Savanna Amour was a standout performer for Gold Coast trainer John Meagher through the recent Melbourne Autumn Carnival; running third in the Group 3…

Bletchingly Stakes First-Up for Savanna Amour

Bletchingly Stakes First-Up for Savanna Amour

Queensland-based trainer John Meagher has revealed that stable star Savanna Amour will begin her Melbourne spring campaign in Saturday’s Group 3 Bletchingly Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield Racecourse. A multiple black type winner already, Savanna Amour produced several outstanding performances and result for Meagher through the recent Autumn Carnival; running third in the Group 3 Kevin…

Distance Right for Cruising Speed Just Now

Distance Right for Cruising Speed Just Now

The John & Chris Meagher-trained Cruising Speed will be at her best over a mile according to syndicator Grant Morgan but the shorter distance of Saturday’s 2016 Just Now Quality looks right for her third-up. A dozen mares are still in the mix for the $100,000 Listed Just Now Quality Handicap (1300m) at Eagle Farm…

2016 Mode Plate Grand Final for Savanna Amour

2016 Mode Plate Grand Final for Savanna Amour

Connection Grant Morgan of Ontrack Thoroughbreds is hoping his filly Savanna Amour can enjoy back-to-back Brisbane wins when she races in her season Grand Final in Saturday’s Mode Plate 2016. The Love Conquers All three-year-old is trained locally at Eagle Farm by Melbourne Cup winning trainer John Meagher and his son Chris. She has had…

Harada Bay Deserves Tattersall’s Mile Win

Harada Bay Deserves Tattersall’s Mile Win

Ontrack Thoroughbreds’ Grant Morgan said no horse deserved to win the 2016 Tattersall’s Mile at Doomben Racecourse this weekend more than his syndicate’s runner Harada Bay. To date the Haradasun six-year-old, prepared at Eagle Farm by John & Chris Meagher, has won eight of his 45 starts but the galloper is yet to secure a…

Williams to Partner Brazen Beau in Diamond Jubilee Stakes

Williams to Partner Brazen Beau in Diamond Jubilee Stakes

Leading Victorian jockey Craig Williams has been confirmed to take the ride on talented three-year-old Brazen Beau should he accept into the final field of the 2015 Group 1 Diamond Jubilee Stakes (1200m) at Royal Ascot next week. Brazen Beau was a standout performer for trainer Chris Waller over the 2015 Autumn Carnival; running second…

Brazen Beau To Miss T.J. Smith Stakes

Brazen Beau To Miss T.J. Smith Stakes

Managing owner Grant Morgan has confirmed that talented colt Brazen Beau will not contest the 2015 T.J. Smith Stakes at Royal Randwick on April 4. Brazen Beau stamped himself as one of the best sprinters in Australia when he upstaged Chautauqua, Terravista and Lankan Rupee to win the Group 1 Newmarket Handicap (1200m) at Flemington…

Ascot-Bound Darley Buy Brazen Beau to Strike in Lighting Stakes 2015

Ascot-Bound Darley Buy Brazen Beau to Strike in Lighting Stakes 2015

After the purchase of Brazen Beau by global racing powerhouse Darley Australia was confirmed on Wednesday, new connections were quick to lay out plans for a Group 1 sprint double in Melbourne starting with the 2015 Lightning Stakes before the horse heads to England’s Royal Ascot in the middle of the year. Remaining with the…