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Happy Hallowed Crown After Historic Randwick Guineas 2015 Win

Happy Hallowed Crown After Historic Randwick Guineas 2015 Win

Co-trainer James Cummings has described Saturday’s 2015 Randwick Guineas favourite Hallowed Crown as a “happy horse” as he prepares to defy history with a win in the Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival classic. Street Sense colt Hallowed Crown, prepared by James and his legendary grandfather Bart Cummings, is one of 14 three-year-olds officially nominated for the…

Hvasstan Ready for Ballarat Cup Success

Hvasstan Ready for Ballarat Cup Success

While yet to secure much of a consistent run of form over six starts through the 2014 Spring Racing Carnival, trainer Peter Gelagotis is confident the conditions of Saturday’s Listed Ballarat Cup (2200m) offer classy five-year-old Hvasstan the ideal opportunity for a return to the winner’s circle. Placing a close second to stable mate Mourinho…

Kiwi Record Suits Silent Achiever in Underwood Stakes 2014

Kiwi Record Suits Silent Achiever in Underwood Stakes 2014

Recent history works in favour of Roger James’s visiting New Zealand mare Silent Achiever in Saturday’s 2014 Underwood Stakes who is looking to become the fourth Kiwi-trained winner of the Caulfield classic in as many years. The four-time Group 1 winning daughter of O’Reilly is one of 25 nominations for this year’s $400,000 Group 1…

Talented Field Nominated for Dato’ Tan Chin Nam Stakes

Talented Field Nominated for Dato’ Tan Chin Nam Stakes

An impressive field of 17 runners have been nominated for an appearance in this weekend’s featured Group 2 Dato’ Tan Chin Nam Stakes (1600m) at Moonee Valley Racecourse, highlighted by some of the spring season’s most exciting prospects. Claiming early favouritism for the Melbourne Cup on the back of several impressive performances through the 2014…

Sacred Falls Set To Resume In Memsie Stakes

Sacred Falls Set To Resume In Memsie Stakes

Trainer Chris Waller has revealed that Sacred Falls is set to resume in the Group 1 Memsie Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield on August 30 and could be joined in the race by some of his talented stablemates. Sacred Falls returned to his best form during the 2014 Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival, taking out the Group 1…

Kingdoms Comfortably Wins Mercedes Benz Centenary Mile

Kingdoms Comfortably Wins Mercedes Benz Centenary Mile

Outside chance Kingdoms has produced an exceptional final straight sprint to win the card-ending Listed Mercedes Benz Centenary Mile (1600m) at Brisbane’s Eagle Farm Racecourse this afternoon ahead of Hi Son and Belle De Coeur. Jumping from the gates only fairly, the High Chaparral gelding settled well and truly off the pace of early leaders…

Silent Achiever Begins 2014 Melbourne Cup Campaign

Silent Achiever Begins 2014 Melbourne Cup Campaign

Silent Achiever has returned to work in New Zealand ahead of her 2014 Spring Racing Carnival campaign that will be highlighted by a tilt at the 2014 Melbourne Cup at Flemington November 4. Trainer Roger James has been desperate to give Silent Achiever an opportunity over 3200 metres and the O’Reilly mare was set for the…

McEvoy Happy With Le Roi Ahead of 2014 Port Adelaide Cup

McEvoy Happy With Le Roi Ahead of 2014 Port Adelaide Cup

While unable to figure when ninth in the major Group 1 Queen Elizabeth Stakes (2000m) on day 2 of The Championships at Royal Randwick last time out, trainer Tony McEvoy is confident a rise in distance and drop back in class in this weekend’s Listed Port Adelaide Cup (2500m) is precisely what is needed for…

2014 Queen Elizabeth Stakes Won By It’s A Dundeel

2014 Queen Elizabeth Stakes Won By It’s A Dundeel

Talented stayer It’s A Dundeel has produced an incredibly final straight sprint to hunt down whole-race leader Carlton House and win the $4 million Group 1 Queen Elizabeth Stakes (2000m) on day 2 of The Championships at Royal Randwickthis afternoon. Jumping well, the High Chaparral entire settled in prime position on the heels of Carlton…

Green Moon Primed for 2014 Queen Elizabeth Stakes

Green Moon Primed for 2014 Queen Elizabeth Stakes

Prominent owner Lloyd Williams has declared 2012 Melbourne Cup champion Green Moon will line up in this afternoon’s major Group 1 Queen Elizabeth Stakes (2000m) on day 2 of the inaugural The Championships in peak condition. While unable to find the finishing line in the clear in any of his proceeding starts, Williams said the…