News About Liam Prior

Mr Darcy Possible Victoria Derby 2015 Type

Mr Darcy Possible Victoria Derby 2015 Type

Impressive Canterbury winner on debut this Wednesday Mr Darcy is already being spruiked by connections as a possible 2015 Victoria Derby horse this Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival. The Chris Waller-trained Sydney-based Authorized colt stepped out for the first time debuting as a two-year-old in the $40,000 Cellarbrations Plate (1100m) against a field of fellow juveniles…

Catkins Primed for Maiden Group 1 in Tattersall’s Tiara

Catkins Primed for Maiden Group 1 in Tattersall’s Tiara

Popular mare Catkins failed to maintain an early lead when fading late for second in the Group 2 Dane Ripper Stakes (1350m) a fortnight ago but will reportedly line up for Saturday’s 2015 Tattersall’s Tiara (1400m) on the Gold Coast in peak condition. Catkins jumped from the gates particularly well in the Dane Ripper Stakes…

Winx Returns to Winner’s Circle in Phar Lap Stakes

Winx Returns to Winner’s Circle in Phar Lap Stakes

Classy three-year-old Winx has returned to the winner’s circle in impressive fashion this afternoon, displaying a keen turn of foot in the final straight to take out the Group 2 Phar Lap Stakes (1500m) at Rosehill Gardens. Jumping from the gates well, jockey Tommy Berry elected to settle the Street Cry filly off the pace…

Flemington Jump-Out for 2015 Newmarket Handicap Stars

Flemington Jump-Out for 2015 Newmarket Handicap Stars

Two of the season’s big-name sprint stars heading towards Saturday week’s Newmarket Handicap 2015 will have a jump-out down the Flemington straight on Friday morning with early favourite Chautauqua and young gun Brazen Beau to be put through their paces. The Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes-trained Encoasta De Lago gelding Chautauqua currently leads the early…

Waller Dominates 2014 Rosehill Handicap Field

Waller Dominates 2014 Rosehill Handicap Field

Punters looking to bet against Chris Waller this Saturday may want to steer clear of the “HQ Of Insurance” Handicap (1400m) at Rosehill Gardens Racecourse. Nine horses are running in the Benchmark 95 race, six of which are based at Waller’s training ground. You’ll Never and Amovatio are co-favourites in the betting market, offering odds…

Waller Confirms Classy Pair for 2014 Tattersall’s Tiara

Waller Confirms Classy Pair for 2014 Tattersall’s Tiara

Trainer Chris Waller is set to launch a two-pronged attack on the season-closing Group 1 Tattersall’s Tiara (1400m) on June 21st, confirming exciting stable mates Red Tracer and Catkins are close to certain starters. A noted performer in events over the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival in seasons gone by, Red Tracer was unlucky to finish…

Catkins Claims Exciting Win in 2014 Breeders’ Classic

Catkins Claims Exciting Win in 2014 Breeders’ Classic

Classy filly Catkins has produced an incredible sprint in the final stages of the 2014 Group 2 Breeders’ Classic (1200m) to beat Steps In Time by a nose Rosehill Gardens this afternoon. Taking up a resounding lead in the final straight, Steps In Time looked on track to claim a third straight victory in the Rosehill…

Tight Wagga Wagga Gold Cup 2013 Betting Market

Tight Wagga Wagga Gold Cup 2013 Betting Market

Two stayers are currently battling for favouritism for Friday’s 2013 Wagga Wagga Gold Cup with the Chris Waller-trained top weights Illo and Moriarty sitting one two in the markets. Set to run as Race 7 at 4:2pm (AEST) the $140,000 Listed Wagga Wagga Gold Cup (2000m) originally drew a final field of 16 starters plus…

Danleigh Waller’s Best 2013 Hollindale Stakes Chance – Prior

Danleigh Waller’s Best 2013 Hollindale Stakes Chance – Prior

Foreteller may be the shortest priced of the Chris Waller-trained stablemates in this Saturday’s Hollindale Stakes 2013 on the Gold Coast but it is veteran of the group Danleigh who the trainer’s racing manager Liam Prior is tipping. Waller is gearing up for a big day on the Gold Coast this weekend saddling up three…

Danleigh Last in Trial but Still Chipping Norton Stakes 2013 Bound

Danleigh Last in Trial but Still Chipping Norton Stakes 2013 Bound

Chris Waller’s veteran galloper Danleigh may have bummed out in their first official trial of the year but connections say it is still all systems go heading towards the 2013 Chipping Norton Stakes next month. The Mujahid nine-year-old has been out with a minor leg injury since September last year after two good first-up wins…