News About Leon & Troy Corstens

2017 CF Orr Stakes First-Up for Awesome Rock

2017 CF Orr Stakes First-Up for Awesome Rock

Co-trainer Troy Corstens has confirmed a first-up CF Orr Stakes 2017 run in February for the stable’s recent Emirates Stakes winner Awesome Rock.

Emirates Stakes winner Awesome Rock will resume racing in the 2017 CF Orr Stakes next February. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Awesome Rock is in the paddock spelling after posting his first official elite level win in ...

Crockett Winner Sweet Sherry to 2016 Sandown Guineas

Crockett Winner Sweet Sherry to 2016 Sandown Guineas

Co-trainer Troy Corstens has the Ladbrokes Sandown Guineas 2016 on the agenda for his smart filly Sweet Sherry who atoned for missing a Thousand Guineas run with a Cox Plate Day win in the Crockett Stakes.

The 2016 Ladbrokes Sandown Guineas is a target race for Crockett Stakes winning filly Sweet Sherry. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photo.

Corstens, who trains ...

Baster To Go Forward on Awesome Rock in 2016 Cox Plate

Baster To Go Forward on Awesome Rock in 2016 Cox Plate

Jockey Stephen Baster confirmed he would be going forward on Saturday in the Cox Plate 2016 aboard Awesome Rock who is at the big odds to score the upset win over Winx and Hartnell.

Awesome Rock will go forward chasing the upset 2016 Cox Plate result at Moonee Valley Racecourse on Saturday. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Markets for this ...

2016 Crockett Stakes Field & Betting Odds: Sweet Sherry Favourite

2016 Crockett Stakes Field & Betting Odds: Sweet Sherry Favourite

Despite drawing the far outside barrier in a capacity Crockett Stakes 2016 field on Cox Plate Day this weekend the Leon & Troy Corstens-trained Sweet Sherry is early favourite to win the Moonee Valley black-type.

The widely-drawn Sweet Sherry is early favourite in 2016 Crockett Stakes betting at Moonee Valley this weekend. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

One of the ...

Palazzo Pubblico Scores Upset 2016 Alinghi Stakes Result

Palazzo Pubblico Scores Upset 2016 Alinghi Stakes Result

After the sensational late scratching of the favourite Super Cash at the barriers it was all bad news for the punters in the Alinghi Stakes 2016 on Caulfield Cup Day with the Matthew Smith-trained Palazzo Pubblico getting up for a big upset win.

Palazzo Pubblico got a gun run with cover to score an upset win in the 2016 ...

2016 Toorak Handicap Field: Two for Weir

2016 Toorak Handicap Field: Two for Weir

Top Victorian horseman Darren Weir will shoot for a third consecutive win in the Toorak Handicap 2016 with two final acceptors for the Caulfield Guineas Day feature this Saturday in Melbourne.

Royal Rapture is one of two runners in the 2016 Toorak Handicap on Saturday for Darren Weir who chases his third straight win in the race. Photo: Ultimate Racing ...

Awesome Rock Tops 2016 Toorak Handicap Nominations & Weights

Awesome Rock Tops 2016 Toorak Handicap Nominations & Weights

The Leon & Troy Corstens-trained Awesome Rock is allocated the top weight of the 15 nominations taken by Racing Victoria on Monday for this weekend’s Toorak Handicap 2016 at Caulfield Racecourse.

Awesome Rock is allocated top weight for the 2016 Toorak Handicap this Saturday in Melbourne. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Winner of the Group 2 Dato’ Tan Chin ...

2016 Craven Plate Results: Easy Win for It’s Somewhat

2016 Craven Plate Results: Easy Win for It’s Somewhat

It’s Somewhat enjoyed an all-too-easy win beating home just three rivals as the odds-on favourite in the Craven Plate 2016 on Epsom Handicap Day at Royal Randwick on Saturday.

It’s Somewhat takes out the 2016 Craven Plate as the odds-on favourite at Epsom Handicap Day. Photo: Steve Hart.

After three early scratchings from the $150,000 Group 3 APN Outdoor Craven ...

Hartnell Heads 2016 Turnbull Stakes Nominations

Hartnell Heads 2016 Turnbull Stakes Nominations

Godolphin trainer John O’Shea will chase his maiden Turnbull Stakes win in 2016 nominating for the stable’s in-form six-year-old Hartnell to line-up at Flemington Racecourse in the Group 1 on Sunday.

Hartnell chases the Hill Stakes – Turnbull Stakes 2016 double for John O’Shea with success in the latter at Flemington on Sunday. Photo: Steve Hart.

The Authorized gelding heads ...

2016 Underwood Stakes Betting Update: Black Heart Bart Firm Favourite

2016 Underwood Stakes Betting Update: Black Heart Bart Firm Favourite

All the money in the Underwood Stakes 2016 betting markets for the Group 1 staying showdown at Caulfield Racecourse on Saturday afternoon remains firmly on the Darren Weir-trained favourite Black Heart Bart.

Awesome Rock is one of the genuine 2016 Underwood Stakes betting markets movers. Photo: Steve Hart.

The dual Group 1 winning son of Blackfriars is one ...