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2016 Golden Rose Considered for Manaya

2016 Golden Rose Considered for Manaya

A half-sister to dual Group 1 winner Hot Danish, Manaya could target the Golden Rose Stakes 2016 this Sydney Spring Racing Carnival according to her trainer Michael Costa. Costa has ruled out races like the Group 1 Flight Stakes (1600m) at Randwick and Melbourne’s Group 1 Thousand Guineas (1600m) at Caulfield this October, but has…

Red Tracer Comes for Beaded – Breeders Classic Odds 2012

Red Tracer Comes for Beaded – Breeders Classic Odds 2012

Chris Waller’s resuming four-year-old Red Tracer is installed as the second favourite behind the brilliant Beaded to take out the 2012 Breeders Classic first-up at Warwick Farm this weekend. Due to jump at 3:50pm as Warwick Farm Race 5 on Saturday, the $175,000 Group 2 N.S.W. Thoroughbred Breeders Classic (1200m) field is down to 12…

Cox Plate 2011-Bound Love Conquers All Tops Premiere Stakes Entries

Cox Plate 2011-Bound Love Conquers All Tops Premiere Stakes Entries

Last-start The Shorts winner Love Conquers All will be out for back-to-back Group 2 wins for the season having been nominated for the Premiere Stakes 2011, one of the supporting features on a bumper all black-type programme at Royal Randwick for Epsom Handicap Day this Saturday. The weight-for-age $200,000 Premiere Stakes (1200m) was won by…

Waller Wears The Shorts 2011 Nominations

Waller Wears The Shorts 2011 Nominations

Chris Waller has the top-rated entry for the 2011 The Shorts at Rosehill Gardens this Saturday, Sydney’s leading trainer set to resume his Group 1 winning veteran Danleigh in the George Main Stakes Day showdown. There were 13 horses nominated for the $200,000 Group 2 The Shorts (1200m) this year, a race won by the…

Les’s Spring Carnival Larrikin

Les’s Spring Carnival Larrikin

The master trainer behind the late, great Hot Danish, Les Bridge is set to take over the preparation of Nothin’ Leica Dane gelding Leica Larrikin for their Spring Carnival campaign next season. Five-year-old Leica Larrikin has been under the training of his part-owner Richard Freyer in Corowa, but will be transferred to Bridge’s Randwick stables…

Hay List’s Spring Campaign in Doubt

Hay List’s Spring Campaign in Doubt

The Sydney and Melbourne Spring Carnivals could be without one of their biggest drawcards this year with Gosford trainer John McNair declaring his gun galloper Hay List was making a slower than expected recovery from a leg infection. A dual Group 1 champion, Statue Of Liberty gelding Hay List enjoyed his second elite level success…

Black Caviar Horse Before Asset for Moody

Black Caviar Horse Before Asset for Moody

While it is easy to look at Black Caviar as a money making machine, the superstar mare having won over $3.2 million in prize money from just 12 starts to date, trainer Peter Moody said at the end of the day she was a horse and would be treated as such. Four-year-old Black Caviar has…

All Aussie Aims for Melito Include Battle with Black Caviar

All Aussie Aims for Melito Include Battle with Black Caviar

Connections of classy Redoute’s Choice mare Melito have abandoned plans to take the four-year-old overseas this season instead opting to keep her in Australia for a shot at more Group glory that will include a clash with sprint queen Black Caviar. Trainer Gerald Ryan and owner John Rippon were forced to call off ‘Operation Hong…

Champion Sprinter Hot Danish Looses the Battle

Champion Sprinter Hot Danish Looses the Battle

Les Bridge’s popular mare Hot Danish has passed away after failing to recover from a severe leg infection that saw her retired from racing earlier this season. The star seven-year-old daughter of Nothin’ Leica Dane was ruled out of racing for the remainder of the year and eventually retired after suffering a cut to her…

Hot Danish to be Sold at Auction

Hot Danish to be Sold at Auction

One of Australian racings’ best mares, the Les Bridge-trained Hot Danish is set to be sold at the Magic Millions National Broodmare Sale in June, the star seven-year-old likely to have run her last race. The dual Group 1 winning daughter of Nothin’ Leica Dane was withdrawn from the remainder of the Sydney Autumn Racing…