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The Everest 2017 Still Definite Possibility for Caravaggio

The Everest 2017 Still Definite Possibility for Caravaggio

Sydney’s 2017 The Everest is still a definite possibility down under this spring for the Aidan O’Brien-trained European sprinter Caravaggio despite a loss at Newmarket over the weekend. Suffering his first career defeat, the Irish-trained son of Scat Daddy jumped the punters’ pick in the Group 1 Darley July Cup Stakes (1207m), but could only…

2017 The Everest Odds Firm on Caravaggio

2017 The Everest Odds Firm on Caravaggio

Confirmation that the Aidan O’Brien-trained Irish sprinter Caravaggio will fill the slot for Coolmore in the world’s newest and richest turf race has seen The Everest 2017 odds firm on the up-and-comer ahead of the Sydney feature this October. Tom Magnier from Coolmore Australia told Sky Sports Radio this week that the powerhouse racing stable…

2016 Manikato Stakes in Mind for Holler

2016 Manikato Stakes in Mind for Holler

After a failed Diamond Jubilee bid at Royal Ascot, the Godolphin-raced Holler will bypass a shot at the July Cup and instead return home from England with the Manikato Stakes 2016 in mind. Trainer John O’Shea confirmed the Commands colt would not press on to the Group 1 Darley July Cup (1207m) at Newmarket next…

Brazen Beau Runs Seventh in 2015 July Cup

Brazen Beau Runs Seventh in 2015 July Cup

Chris Waller’s superstar colt Brazen Beau failed to impress in his final career run when seventh in England’s July Cup 2015 over the weekend. Dual Group 1 winner back in Australia, three-year-old I Am Invincible colt Brazen Beau bowed out of racing in the £500,000 Group 1 Darley July Cup (1207m) at Newmarket Racecourse on…

Brazen Beau Leads 2015 July Cup Odds Despite Draw

Brazen Beau Leads 2015 July Cup Odds Despite Draw

Chris Waller’s star colt and stallion prospect Brazen Beau who is off to stud after his next run has drawn the outside barrier in this weekend’s July Cup 2015 at Newmarket Racecourse but remains favourite for the English feature at bookmakers down under. In Australia at the dual Group 1 winning son of I Am…

Lord Of The Sky Presses On To Bletchingly Stakes 2015

Lord Of The Sky Presses On To Bletchingly Stakes 2015

Despite a disappointing performance in Melbourne’s Sir John Monash Stakes over the weekend, plans for the Robbie Laing-trained Lord Of The Sky are to press on with 2015 Bletchingly Stakes bid back at Caulfield Racecourse at the end of the month. Four-year-old Danerich stallion Lord Of The Sky came off back-to-back Group 1 seconds including…

2015 July Cup Jockey for Brazen Beau Decided

2015 July Cup Jockey for Brazen Beau Decided

After the announcement early in the week Australia’s Craig Williams would be replaced for the July Cup 2015 run on Chris Waller’s star colt Brazen Beau, a new hoop in the form of James Doyle has been secured by connections of the retiring galloper. Next month the Waller-trained I Am Invincible three-year-old, who is set…

No July Cup 2015 Ride for Williams on Brazen Beau

No July Cup 2015 Ride for Williams on Brazen Beau

It was the stuff of a cold break-up, jockey Craig Williams informed by a text message he would not be required to partner Chris Waller’s star colt Brazen Beau when the horse has his swansong race in the 2015 July Cup at England’s Newmarket Racecourse next month. I Am Invincible colt Brazen Beau is set…

Brazen Beau in Godolphin Blue for 2015 July Cup

Brazen Beau in Godolphin Blue for 2015 July Cup

The Chris Waller-trained Brazen Beau will don the classic royal blue silk colours of racing powerhouse Godolphin for his swansong run in the July Cup 2015 at Newmarket in England next month before his retirement to stud. Godolphin has officially taken over ownership of the star I Am Invincible colt who was last seen running…

Undrafted Beats Brazen Beau in 2015 Diamond Jubilee Stakes

Undrafted Beats Brazen Beau in 2015 Diamond Jubilee Stakes

Chris Waller’s star colt Brazen Beau was far from disgraced at England’s Royal Ascot over the weekend when narrowly beaten in the closing stages to run second behind American galloper Undrafted in the Diamond Jubilee Stakes 2015. Waller’s three-year-old son of I Am Invincible was favourite in the markets to win the European Group 1,…