News About Neil Jennings

Lankan Rupee Retains Position as World’s Best Sprinter

Lankan Rupee Retains Position as World’s Best Sprinter

Despite coming third in the Group 1 Darley Classic (1200m) on Saturday, missing out on the win to Terravista by one length, Lankan Rupee looks set to retain his title as the world’s best sprinter. Racing Victoria’s chief sprinting handicapper Neil Jennings said that Terravista would move up to second, rated 119 internationally, following his…

2014 Newmarket Handicap Weights Released

2014 Newmarket Handicap Weights Released

Talented five-year-old Moment Of Change will need to overcome the top weight of 58kgs if he is to register three-straight Group 1 victories in the 2014 Newmarket Handicap (1200m) after official weights were today released for the feature event at Flemington on March 8th. Having followed up a disappointing second to Richie’s Vibe in the Group…

Hay List Confirmed for 2012 Newmarket Handicap Field

Hay List Confirmed for 2012 Newmarket Handicap Field

Despite Tuesday’s dramas surrounding the hefty weight allocation for John McNair’s hulking Gosford gallop Hay List for the upcoming Newmarket Handicap 2012, connections have confirmed that they will take on the handicapper and give their champ the chance to defy history in the $1 million Flemington feature. Won 12 months ago by the still undefeated…

Black Caviar Tops Newmarket Handicap Weights 2012

Black Caviar Tops Newmarket Handicap Weights 2012

Despite having been sent out for a break and a likely non-acceptor, Black Caviar has still been installed as the 2012 Newmarket Handicap top-weight with weights for the famous Flemington feature released by Racing Victoria today. Due to run on Saturday March 10 the $1 million Group 1 Lexus Newmarket Handicap (1200m) currently has 39…

Oakleigh Plate 2012 Beckons Caulfield Winner Bel Sprinter

Oakleigh Plate 2012 Beckons Caulfield Winner Bel Sprinter

Jason Warren’s speedy four-year-old Bel Sprinter raced their way into 2012 Oakleigh Plate contention over the weekend, the ultra-consistent Mornington galloper posting career win number five from six at Caulfield in the W.J. Adams Stakes. Resuming from a five month spell, before which they suffered their sole defeat to date when a close second to…

Newmarket Handicap 2012 Weights – Black Caviar to Cop 60kg or More

Newmarket Handicap 2012 Weights – Black Caviar to Cop 60kg or More

While confirmed autumn plans for Peter Moody’s superstar mare Black Caviar are still up in the air, defending her title in the 2012 Newmarket Handicap at Flemington on March 10 is looking less and less likely with the undefeated queen to cop a hefty weight. Last week Racing Victoria took nominations for the $1 million…