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Blademeister Eyes 2015 Singapore Derby Tilt

Blademeister Eyes 2015 Singapore Derby Tilt

Next year’s Singapore Derby 2015 is the long term mission for Peter Snowden’s promising colt Blademeister following their maiden win in Sydney over the weekend.

An international campaign could be on the agenda in 2015 for the Singapore-owned Blademeister. Photo: Steve Hart.

Snowden, who now trains in partnership with his son Paul, has long been eager to celebrate a ...

Singapore’s 2013 KrisFlyer Sprint Next for Bel Sprinter

Singapore’s 2013 KrisFlyer Sprint Next for Bel Sprinter

Jason Warren’s consistent sprinter Bel Sprinter is off to Singapore for a shot at the coveted KrisFlyer International Sprint 2013 later this month following two nice runs in Sydney this campaign.

The Galaxy winner Bel Sprinter heads towards the 2013 KrisFlyer International Sprint in Singapore. Photo: Steve Hart.

The seven-time winning five-year-old, who shares the sire Bel Esprit with ...

Power Princess Chance for Singapore Sprint 2013

Power Princess Chance for Singapore Sprint 2013

The famed KrisFlyer International Sprint in Singapore next year could be on the agenda for Simon Miller’s classy Perth mare Power Princess after her excellent second to the undefeated Barakey in the Winterbottom Stakes over the weekend.

Six-year-old Marwina mare Power Princess, first-up winner of the Group 3 Prince of Wales Stakes (1200m) at Ascot last month, raced in ...

McDonald to Open in Singapore Next Week

McDonald to Open in Singapore Next Week

Boom apprentice New Zealand jockey James McDonald will embark on a northern-hemisphere riding raid in Singapore next week, but first he is set to make his mark at Randwick this Saturday.

In response to a growing senior jockey shortage in Sydney this month, 19-year-old McDonald has been booked for rides in seven of the eight races running at Randwick on ...

Brown Back for Another Melbourne Cup Bid with Singapore Winner

Brown Back for Another Melbourne Cup Bid with Singapore Winner

South African thoroughbred trainer Herman Brown travelled down under and enjoyed a third place finish with Mourilyan in the world’s richest handicap back in 2009, but this year he is hoping to win the whole kit n’ caboodle and take home the Melbourne Cup trophy with Singapore Cup winner Gitano Hernando.

Hernando stallion Gitano Hernando, formerly raced in the ...

Black Caviar v Rocket Man in Sprint Showdown of the Century

Black Caviar v Rocket Man in Sprint Showdown of the Century

A scintillating once-in-a-lifetime sprint showdown between two of the world’s fastest horses could be on the cards this Melbourne Spring Carnival with Patrick Shaw boldly declaring his Krisflyer Sprint winner Rocket Man can bring down Australia’s queen of the turf Black Caviar.

Black Caviar could take on global sprint star Rocket Man in this spring's Patinack Farm Classic

“Any ...

Schofield Back in the Saddle

Schofield Back in the Saddle

Regular jockey of boom sprinter Hay List, Glyn Schofield makes his return to riding this Saturday at Rosehill after a three week injury-enforced break.

Hay List - the horse jockey Glyn Schofield is most famous for riding

Schofield badly injured his collarbone when falling from favourite Hawk Island in the Group 1 Sydney Cup (3200m) at Royal Randwick on April ...

Boss Gets Sacred Mount in Singapore Sprint

Boss Gets Sacred Mount in Singapore Sprint

Champion Aussie hoop Glen Boss has secured the mount aboard star Hong Kong sprinter Sacred Kingdom in this month’s KrisFlyer International Sprint, replacing fellow Australian jockey Brett Prebble.

Glen Boss (pictured with Shamrocker) will ride Sacred Kingdom in the KrisFlyer International Sprint

Set to run at Singapore’s Kranji Racecourse on May 22, the prestigious Group 1 KrisFlyer International ...