News About Guy Walter

Zanbagh Set For Villiers Stakes

Zanbagh Set For Villiers Stakes

Trainer John Thompson has confirmed that Zanbagh will head towards the 2015 Villiers Stakes at Royal Randwick on December 12 after she returned to racing with an upset win in the Cellarbrations Wyong November Handicap (1350m) at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday.

Zanbagh finished a close second behind Kirramosa in the 2013 Crown Oaks. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

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2015 Winter Cup on way to Grafton for Dream Folk

2015 Winter Cup on way to Grafton for Dream Folk

Sydney horseman Gregory Hickman is hoping for a good run at Rosehill Gardens in Saturday’s Winter Cup with Dream Folk who heads towards the Grafton Cup next month.

Dream Folk (inside) is Grafton Cup-bound after Saturday’s 2015 Winter Cup at Rosehill Gardens. Photo: Steve Hart.

Formerly prepared by the late Guy Walter, 33-start galloper Dream Folk is a rising ...

Team Snowden Score 2015 Juanmo Stakes Quinella

Team Snowden Score 2015 Juanmo Stakes Quinella

Peter & Paul Snowden came up trumps in the third on Doomben Cup Day in Brisbane preparing I’ve Got The Looks and Dublin Lass to run the quinella in the Juanmo Stakes 2015.

I’ve Got The Looks (pictured) beat home stablemate Dublin Lass to give Team Snowden the 2015 Juanmo Stakes quinella. Photo: Daniel Costello.

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Waller Intends to Dominate 2015 Chipping Norton Stakes Field

Waller Intends to Dominate 2015 Chipping Norton Stakes Field

When nominations closed for the Group 1 Chipping Norton Stakes (1600m) yesterday, it was revealed that premier Sydney trainer Chris Waller was intent on winning his fifth straight victory in the race after nominating nine of his stable stars to tackle the mile.

Chris Waller is set to run eight horses in the Chipping Norton Stakes in his bid to ...

Queensland Oaks May Figure for Career

Queensland Oaks May Figure for Career

Returning to racing in competitive form this time in, Racing Manager of Godolphin Australia Jason Walsh revealed classy three-year-old Career may target the featured Group 1 Queensland Oaks (2400m) over the 2015 Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival.

Trainer John O’Shea is eyeing the Group 1 Queensland Oaks as the major target for Career this year. Photo: Daniel Costello

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Craftiness Improving Ahead of 2014 Hyland Race Colours Handicap

Craftiness Improving Ahead of 2014 Hyland Race Colours Handicap

Four-year-old Craftiness is preparing for another fight against fellow gelding Religify in the Hyland Race Colours Handicap (1100m) at Rosehill Gardens Racecourse on Saturday.

Craftiness will once again race against Religify (pictured) in the Hyland Race Colours Handicap this Saturday. Photo by Steve Hart.

The pair last met in the Sportsyear Sprint (1000m) at Warwick Farm on November 12, in ...

Bright Future for Canterbury Winner Craftiness

Bright Future for Canterbury Winner Craftiness

Four-year-old gelding Craftiness was the firm favourite to win the TAB Place Multi Handicap (1100m) at Canterbury Park on Wednesday with a starting price of $2.20 at Ladbrokes.com.au.

Joseph Pride (right) celebrated his win at Canterbury Park on Wednesday with promising sprinter Craftiness. Photo by Sarah Ebbett.

Not only did he justify his favouritism by winning the race, Craftiness did ...

Toydini Primed for Epsom Handicap Test

Toydini Primed for Epsom Handicap Test

Running a gallant third behind Boban and Streama in the 2013 edition of the feature race, co-trainer Michael Hawkes is confident classy five-year-old Toydini is more than a chance of figuring in contention again in Saturday’s Group 1 Epsom Handicap (1600m) at Royal Randwick.

Toydini will leave from barrier 8 in the 2014 Epsom Handicap. Photo: Race Horse Photos ...

Lady Sharapova to Take Flight on Firmer Track

Lady Sharapova to Take Flight on Firmer Track

Team Hawkes will have runners in all four Group 1 races around Australia this weekend including promising filly Lady Sharapova who is set to improve on her two recent defeats in Sydney’s Flight Stakes 2014.

Epsom Handicap hope Toydini is one of four Group 1 runners for Team Hawkes this weekend. Photo: Steve Hart.

Last time out the three-year-old ...

Payne to Prepare 2014 Melbourne Cup-Bound Zanbagh

Payne to Prepare 2014 Melbourne Cup-Bound Zanbagh

Plume-based horseman Patrick Payne has taken over the training of the former Guy Walter-trained filly Zanbagh who he’ll prepare for a shot at the Melbourne Cup 2014 this spring.

Zanbagh (outside) is 2014 Melbourne Cup-bound this spring. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

After the sad death of Walter days after he won the Doomben Cup with star mare Streama, ...