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2017 Newmarket Handicap Winner Redkirk Warrior Defies History

2017 Newmarket Handicap Winner Redkirk Warrior Defies History

Hong Kong import Redkirk Warrior defied history breaking a 100 year drought to win the Newmarket Handicap 2017 first-up down the Flemington straight for the flying Lindsay Park stable. It had been exactly a century since the last Newmarket Handicap winner did so first-up when Polycrates won the famous sprint fresh back in 1917. In…

2016 Newmarket Handicap Winner The Quarterback Scores Upset

2016 Newmarket Handicap Winner The Quarterback Scores Upset

After a decade plus of trying, Cranbourne trainer Robbie Griffiths finally broke through with a maiden Group 1 victory after an upset win in the Newmarket Handicap 2016 at Flemington with sectional superstar The Quarterback. A five-year-old son of Street Boss, The Quarterback came off a sixth in the Group 1 Oakleigh Plate (1100m) a…

2014 Newmarket Handicap Results – Lankan Rupee Stamps Himself As A Sprinting Star

2014 Newmarket Handicap Results – Lankan Rupee Stamps Himself As A Sprinting Star

Lankan Rupee has produced an outstanding performance in the 2014 Newmarket Handicap at Flemington this afternoon to stamp himself as Australia’s newest sprinting star. Lankan Rupee sat just off the speed in the early stages of the Newmarket Handicap and exploded when asked for an extra effort from Chad Schofield to record his second straight Group…

Shamexpress Wins 2013 Newmarket Handicap in Upset Result

Shamexpress Wins 2013 Newmarket Handicap in Upset Result

A long-range plan to target the Group 1 2013 Newmarket Handicap (1200m) has paid off for Danny O’Brien at Flemington today as three-year-old Shamexpress flew home to win the $1 million sprint. O’Brien set the O’Reilly colt for the prestigious event following his Coolmore Stud Stakes third in November and he peaked perfectly in the high pressure…