News About New Year’s Day

2014 Carrington Stakes Win for Dances On Stars

2014 Carrington Stakes Win for Dances On Stars

Gerald Ryan’s progressive Snitzel gelding Dances On Stars enjoyed a winning start to the New Year at Randwick on Wednesday taking out the Carrington Stakes 2014 on the January 1stmeet.

Dances On Stars won the Carrington Stakes 2014 on New Year's Day in Sydney. Photo: Steve Hart.

The four-year-old posted their first victory in 13 months breaking ...

Permit Back to Form with 2014 Tattersall’s Club Cup Win

Permit Back to Form with 2014 Tattersall’s Club Cup Win

Chris Waller’s rising eight-year-old Permit continued their recent form return on New Year’s Day with a win in the Tattersall’s Club Cup 2014 at Royal Randwick in Sydney.

Permit completed this summer's Christmas Cup - Tattersall's Club Cup double on New Year's Day. Photo: Steve Hart.

The Dansili veteran broke a 19-month winning drought a fortnight ago when saluting ...

Cantonese Arrives in WA for Perth Cup 2013 Bid

Cantonese Arrives in WA for Perth Cup 2013 Bid

After sweating on getting a suitable flight from Sydney to Perth, Warwick Farm-based trainer Bjorn Baker can now look forward to 2013 Perth Cup Day with his interstate visitor Cantonese having arrived in WA on Friday morning ahead of their raid on the summer’s most popular race.

Cantonese has arrived in WA ahead of the 2013 Perth Cup on New ...

Kavanagh Targets 2012 Christmas Stakes – Standish Handicap 2013 Double

Kavanagh Targets 2012 Christmas Stakes – Standish Handicap 2013 Double

Mark Kavanagh looks to holding a strong hand heading into the summer sprints this festive season, the top Melbourne-based horseman having named his runners for both the Christmas Stakes 2012 on Boxing Day and the always popular 2013 Standish Handicap on New Year’s Day.

Doveton Stakes winner Catapulted will back up in the Standish Handicap on New Year's Day ...

You Bolts Towards Boxing Day’s Christmas Stakes 2012

You Bolts Towards Boxing Day’s Christmas Stakes 2012

Improving Warrnambool-based sprinter Youbolt is on the path to riches in Melbourne this summer season with trainer Jarrod McLean leaning towards the 2012 Christmas Stakes on Boxing Day at Caulfield over New Year’s Day’s Standish Handicap 2013 at Flemington.

The five-year-old Exceed And Excel gelding is a veteran of 33 starts, their opening five runs with Michael Moroney before ...

Doctor Fremantle’s Perth Cup 2013 Operation

Doctor Fremantle’s Perth Cup 2013 Operation

One of four interstate entries for the 2013 Perth Cup on January 1, former European galloper Doctor Fremantle will be out to break a lengthy three year winning drought when they run at Flemington this weekend in the lead-up to their trip west.

Currently prepared by Mornington horseman Sam Pritchard-Gordon the eight-year-old Sadler’s Wells stallion is accepted for the $100,000 ...

Full Reign Ready for 2013 Perth Cup Challenge

Full Reign Ready for 2013 Perth Cup Challenge

They may be well down the ante-post markets for the Perth Cup 2013 on New Year’s Day but the Peter & Matthew Giadresco-trained Full Reign is ready for the challenge according to connections.

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Macedonian Represents Moody in Perth Cup 2013

Macedonian Represents Moody in Perth Cup 2013

Victoria’s leading trainer Peter Moody has nominated for his veteran Zabeel seven-year-old Macedonian in the 2013 Perth Cup, the talented stayer adding another dimension to the New Year’s Day feature on January 1.

Of the 32 nominations for the $500,000 Group 1 Golden River Developments Perth Cup (2400m) this year four were interstate raiders including class galloper Macedonian.

A ...

Mr Moet & Playing God to Top 2013 Perth Cup Weights

Mr Moet & Playing God to Top 2013 Perth Cup Weights

Following the release of the Perth Cup 2013 nominations, RWWA racing manger and chief handicapper David Hunter has indicated that local Group 1 champions Mr Moet and Playing God would top the weights for the New Year’s Day classic.

Playing God will be allocated the equal 59kg top-weight for the Perth Cup 2013

Running at Ascot Racecourse on January ...

Pelicano Targets Perth Cup 2013

Pelicano Targets Perth Cup 2013

Angaston-based trainer Tony McEvoy has an ambitious summer plan for his promising four-year-old Pelicano who will race in this weekend’s Werribee Cup as a hopeful lead-up to the 2013 Perth Cup in WA on New Year’s Day.

The Court Of Jewels gelding has been a super consistent force so far winning five and placing in another two of their 11 ...