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2016 Diamond Jubilee Stakes Odds: Holler $11

2016 Diamond Jubilee Stakes Odds: Holler $11

This Sunday morning (AEST) in England during the Royal Ascot carnival, the John O’Shea-trained Godolphin galloper Holler will make his international debut in the coveted Diamond Jubilee Stakes 2016. One of the world’s most prestigious sprint races, the Group 1 Diamond Jubilee Stakes (1200m) runs on the final day of the Royal Ascot meeting and…

Ortensia Runs Fourth to Mayson – 2012 July Cup Results

Ortensia Runs Fourth to Mayson – 2012 July Cup Results

Paul Messara’s top Aussie mare Ortensia failed in her second English assignment over the weekend running fourth to upset all-the-way winner Mayson in the July Cup 2012 at Newmarket Racecourse. Winner of the Group 1 Al Quoz Sprint in Dubai back in March Ortensia debuted in England on June 19 running a disappointing ninth to…

July Cup 2012 Field & Barriers – Ortensia Draws 8

July Cup 2012 Field & Barriers – Ortensia Draws 8

Paul Messara’s Al Quoz Sprint winner Ortensia has drawn ideally just worse than mid-field with barrier eight as she looks to bounce back from her failed last start in this weekend’s 2012 July Cup at England’s Newmarket Racecourse – the Piper Heidsieck July Festival’s pinnacle event. The smart six-year-old Testa Rossa mare finished a below…

Black Caviar Set for Diamond Jubilee Stakes 2012

Black Caviar Set for Diamond Jubilee Stakes 2012

Peter Moody’s stable darling Black Caviar is on track for her international debut having landed in England ahead of Saturday week’s 2012 Diamond Jubilee Stakes. Arriving over the weekend the undefeated sprint queen lost just 10 kilograms in the 30 hour haul from Melbourne to Newmarket, a trip that would see most horses loose on…

Rocket Man out of Patinack Clash with Black Caviar

Rocket Man out of Patinack Clash with Black Caviar

Racing Victoria’s lucrative $600,000 bonus has not been enough to draw Singapore flyer Rocket Man down under for the 2011 Patinack Farm Classic, trainer Patrick Shaw ruling the galloper out of contention for what would have been the sprint showdown of the century with Black Caviar. Shaw reluctantly announced last week that plans for Viscount…

Cumani’s Melbourne Cup Claims Sail Higher

Cumani’s Melbourne Cup Claims Sail Higher

Leading European horseman Luca Cumani’s chance of having a genuine Melbourne Cup contender this Melbourne Spring Carnival firmed over the weekend with his gutsy galloper Drunken Sailor adding another Group placing to his consistent record. Tendulkar gelding Drunken Sailor missed out on a start in the world’s richest handicap, the $6 million Group 1 Melbourne…

Star Witness to Target July Cup

Star Witness to Target July Cup

Trainer Danny O’Brien has confirmed Star Witness will start in the July Cup at Newmarket next month, after the three year old finished third in the Golden Jubilee Stakes on Sunday morning Australian time. It was Star Witness’ second start of the Royal Ascot carnival, after he also ran second in the King’s Stand Stakes…