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.

Chris Parnham rides Malibu Style in the 2016 R.S. Crawford Stakes at Ascot in Perth this weekend. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

The Universal Ruler five-year-old hasn’t had a start since September and is one ...

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 of fillies and mares.

Heading ...

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.

Damian Lane rides Krakka Vision in the 2016 Jungle Mist Classic at Ascot Racecourse in Perth on Saturday. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Due to bring the first Group ...

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 same race last year ...

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.

Vain Queen leads early 2015 Robert Sangster Stakes betting markets for the Adelaide sprint feature this weekend in SA. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The five-year-old ...

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.

Avoid Lightning is one of the top-rated hopes nominated for Saturday’s 2015 Robert Sangster Stakes in Adelaide. Photo: Steve Hart.

The $400,000 Group ...

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 Stakes (1100m) were firmly ...

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.

The Messina Nymph is the Races.com.au tip to upset the Group 1 winners in Saturday’s 2015 RN Irwin Stakes in Adelaide. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

Set to run as Race 6 at 3:43pm ...

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.

Platelet is a dual Group 1 winner in Adelaide and shoots for another feature win in SA in Saturday’s 2015 RN Irwin Stakes. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

One of the ...

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.

Champion sprinter Hay List sadly passed away this week. Photo: Steve Hart.

Prepared by John McNair at Gosford, on whose property he will be buried, for the better part of ...