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July Cup 2012 Next for Ortensia

July Cup 2012 Next for Ortensia

Paul Messara-trained mare Ortensia will be given the chance to avenge her disappointing ninth-place finish in the King’s Stand Stakes in next month’s 2012 July Cup.

Ortensia can avenge her King's Stand ninth in the July Cup at Newmarket

Despite an excellent preparation, the Testa Rossa six-year-old was unable to produce her usual form as she laboured mid-field ...

Black Caviar Flies in Final Trial – Diamond Jubilee Stakes 2012

Black Caviar Flies in Final Trial – Diamond Jubilee Stakes 2012

Black Caviar has completed her final piece of work ahead of her international acid test in Sunday morning’s 2012 Diamond Jubilee Stakes at Royal Ascot, trainer Peter Moody and jockey Luke Nolen both thrilled with the soaring time the mighty mare ran.

Black Caviar impressed in her final piece of work ahead of the 2012 Diamond Jubilee Stakes

Recording ...

King’s Stand Stakes Results 2012 – Ortensia Runs 9th

King’s Stand Stakes Results 2012 – Ortensia Runs 9th

Australia’s first hope of securing Group 1 success at this year’s Royal Ascot Carnival in England failed overnight with Paul Messara’s Al Quoz Sprint winner Ortensia finishing midfield behind upset winner Little Bridge.

Ortensia finished 9th in the King's Stand Stakes results at Royal Ascot

Ortensia started favourite in the £350,000 Group 1 King’s Stand Stakes (1000m), the ...

2012 King’s Stand Stakes Odds & Betting Led by Ortensia

2012 King’s Stand Stakes Odds & Betting Led by Ortensia

Aussie mare Ortensia continues to sit at the top of the markets for the King’s Stand Stakes 2012, the classic sprint showdown to run at Royal Ascot at five past midnight Eastern Standard Time (EST) tomorrow morning.

Al Quoz Sprint winner Ortensia is favourite to take out tonight's 2012 King's Stand Stakes

It is going to be a late ...

2012 King’s Stand Stakes Field & Barriers – Ortensia Draws 5

2012 King’s Stand Stakes Field & Barriers – Ortensia Draws 5

Connections of top class Australian mare Ortensia were praying for a mid-field gate and came up with barrier five in the huge 23-horse field for the King’s Stand Stakes 2012 at England’s Royal Ascot on Tuesday, June 19.

Ortensia has drawn barrier five in the big 23 horse 2012 King's Stand Stakes field at Royal Ascot

The official barrier draw ...