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Samaready ‘Ticks all the Boxes’ For Newmarket

Samaready ‘Ticks all the Boxes’ For Newmarket

Leading Jockey Craig Newitt is confident champion mare Samaready is the one to beat in this weekend’s Group 1 Newmarket Handicap (1200m). Having partnered the talented More Than Ready mare in all of her ten starts to date, Newitt has also tasted Group 1 success with fellow Newmarket frontrunners Lankan Rupee and Shamexpress, but told…

Can Black Caviar Break Track Record on Cox Plate Day 2011?

Can Black Caviar Break Track Record on Cox Plate Day 2011?

On Saturday Australia’s poster racehorse Black Caviar will strut into Moonee Valley and take on a diminutive and inferior field of fellow sprinters in the 2011 Schweppes Stakes, and while it is obvious to all that she will win and hit victory No. 15, there are also bets being taken on whether she will break…

Lee Freedman Still Backing a Big Spring Carnival

Lee Freedman Still Backing a Big Spring Carnival

Champion thoroughbred trainer Lee Freedman is confident the Markdel stable will enjoy a successful Melbourne Spring Carnival this year despite the Hall of Famer announcing his resignation as the operation’s head trainer yesterday. After dropping the bombshell decision that he would step down as head trainer Freedman, who celebrates his 55th birthday next week, denied…

Black Caviar Stays but Moody Prepares Hinchinbrook for Ascot

Black Caviar Stays but Moody Prepares Hinchinbrook for Ascot

Premier Victorian horseman Peter Moody may have all but ruled out an international campaign for Australia’s favourite racehorse Black Caviar this year, but he is preparing to send her young stablemate Hinchinbrook to England for the Royal Ascot features after the colt blitzed a barrier trial on Monday. Fastnet Rock colt three-year-old Hinchinbrook earned a…