News About Jim Taylor

Rebel King Heads 2016 RS Crawford Stakes Field

Rebel King Heads 2016 RS Crawford Stakes Field

Lark Hill trainer Darren McAuliffe has accepted for Rebel King to return to racing first-up at Ascot Racecourse on Saturday in the RS Crawford Stakes 2016. The Universal Ruler five-year-old hasn’t had a start since September and is one of just eight hopeful sprinters in this year’s $100,000 Listed Budget Car & Truck Rental R.S….

2016 Jungle Mist Classic Betting Odds

2016 Jungle Mist Classic Betting Odds

Let It Slip has opened top of the Jungle Mist Classic 2016 betting odds to win the last on Railway Stakes Day in Perth this weekend. Closing the card as Ascot Race 9 at 5:40pm (WA time) on Saturday afternoon, this year’s $100,000 Listed Crown Perth Jungle Mist Classic (1200m) features a 16 starter field…

Let It Slip Leads 2016 Jungle Mist Classic Field

Let It Slip Leads 2016 Jungle Mist Classic Field

The in-form Let It Slip heads a quality field of fillies and mares for the Railway Stakes Day card closer drawn well for Saturday’s Jungle Mist Classic 2016 at Ascot Racecourse. Due to bring the first Group 1 race meeting of the Perth Summer Racing Carnival to a close as Ascot Race 9 at 5:40pm…

Sigley to Take over Training of Magnifisio

Sigley to Take over Training of Magnifisio

After a below average run in the Robert Sangster Stakes last time out connections of smart Perth mare Magnifisio have transferred her from the care of Jim Taylor to rival horseman Vaughn Sigley. With a long term plan to the Group 1 Winterbottom Stakes (1200m) in WA this November, five-year-old Magnus mare Magnifisio won that…

Magnifisio Out to Atone in 2015 Robert Sangster Stakes

Magnifisio Out to Atone in 2015 Robert Sangster Stakes

Jim Taylor’s Bullsbrook-based Perth raider Magnifisio is out to atone for a failed Morphettville debut last time out with a better run on firmer ground in Adelaide’s Robert Sangster Stakes 2015 this weekend. The five-year-old daughter of Magnus resumed racing and had her maiden South Australian run on April 18, the WA mare coming across…

2015 Robert Sangster Stakes Nominations Feature Avoid Lighting

2015 Robert Sangster Stakes Nominations Feature Avoid Lighting

Les Bridge’s Sapphire Stakes winner Avoid Lightning is one of the headline nominations taken for one of the two Adelaide Autumn Racing Carnival Group 1 features at Morphettville on Saturday, the Robert Sangster Stakes 2015. The $400,000 Group 1 Robert Sangster Stakes (1200m) has this year attracted 23 fillies and mares at early entry stage…

Daytona Grey Scores Upset 2015 RN Irwin Stakes Result

Daytona Grey Scores Upset 2015 RN Irwin Stakes Result

It was $41 outsider Daytona Grey from the stables of Leon Macdonald & Andrew Gluyas in Adelaide today who was best home in the opening Group race on the Morphettville card, the roughie bursting through in the closing stages to win the RN Irwin Stakes 2015. Markets for this year’s $115,000 Group 3 RN Irwin…

2015 RN Irwin Stakes Betting Odds & Tips

2015 RN Irwin Stakes Betting Odds & Tips

Two early Adelaide Autumn Racing Carnival Group 3 races headline the Morphettville action on Saturday including the RN Irwin Stakes 2015 where two horses are battling for favouritism. Set to run as Race 6 at 3:43pm (local), this year’s $115,000 Group 3 RN Irwin Stakes (1100m) originally drew a final field of nine sprinters. There…

Platelet Leads 2015 RN Irwin Stakes Nominations

Platelet Leads 2015 RN Irwin Stakes Nominations

Darren Weir’s dual Group 1 winning mare Platelet heads to South Australia once again this weekend looking for another feature win at Morphettville in the RN Irwin Stakes 2015. One of the opening Group races of the Adelaide Autumn Racing Carnival, this year’s $115,000 Group 3 Hughes Chauffeured Limousines RN Irwin Stakes (1100m) attracted 16…

Black Caviar’s Great Rival Hay List Dies

Black Caviar’s Great Rival Hay List Dies

After a long battle with laminitis the horse that gave champion sprinter Black Caviar a run for her money on more than one occasion, Hay List passed away on Tuesday. Prepared by John McNair at Gosford, on whose property he will be buried, for the better part of his 28-start career, the great Statue Of…