News About Peter Morgan

Zebulon Out of The Goodwood 2016 Field

Zebulon Out of The Goodwood 2016 Field

Peter Morgan & Craig Widdison’s last start stakes winner Zebulon has been ruled out of Saturday’s 2016 The Goodwood and is likely to be sidelined with injury four at least 12 months.

Zebulon will miss The Goodwood 2016 and spend a year on the sidelines with injury. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

The smart All American four-year-old won the Listed City ...

Star Rolling Ready for Piping Lane Handicap

Star Rolling Ready for Piping Lane Handicap

Co-trainer Craig Widdison has been pleased with the form and results posted by Star Rolling through recent weeks and is confident the horse is a competitive chance in Saturday’s Piping Lane Handicap (2000m) at Flemington Racecourse.

Star Rolling will contest Saturday’s Piping Lane Handicap at Flemington fifth-up. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia

Star Rolling clearly required a run when failing ...

2015 Peter Young Stakes a Real Test for Star Rolling

2015 Peter Young Stakes a Real Test for Star Rolling

The Group 2 Peter Young Stakes (1800m) is set to be a high-class race this Saturday at Caulfield as it marks the return of Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) winner Protectionist against classy rivals the likes of Happy Trails, Mourinho, and Au Revoir.

The Peter Young Stakes will be D-Day for Star Rolling when it comes ...

Star Rolling after 2015 CF Orr Stakes Upset

Star Rolling after 2015 CF Orr Stakes Upset

Co-trainer Craig Widdison is hoping a leg injury that undid Star Rolling’s spring campaign won’t be an issue when the gelding resumes in a crack CF Orr Stakes 2015 field at Caulfield on Saturday.

Star Rolling (inside) and Spillway (outside) face off again int he CF Orr Stakes 2015 on Saturday in Melbourne. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Kicking ...

Group 1 Melbourne Sprints for Eloping After Nice Trial

Group 1 Melbourne Sprints for Eloping After Nice Trial

Peter Morgan & Craig Widdison are looking at the feature Group 1 sprints this Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival for dual Group 3 winner Eloping following a nice trial at Cranbourne on Thursday morning.

Eloping will target the Oakleigh Plate and Newmarket Handicap in Melbourne this autumn. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The three-year-old Choisir filly stepped out in the third ...

2014 Epsom Handicap Jockeys Take Shape

2014 Epsom Handicap Jockeys Take Shape

Which jockeys are booked for which horses in Saturday’s Epsom Handicap 2014 field are beginning to take shape including the announcement Linda Meech will partner the Peter Morgan-trained Star Rolling for the first time.

Star Rolling (inside) will be ridden by Linda Meech in the 2014 Epsom Handicap on Saturday. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

There are still officially ...

Eloping Wins 2014 Champagne Stakes

Eloping Wins 2014 Champagne Stakes

Talented filly Eloping improved her impressive record with a fast-finishing win in the 2014 Champagne Stakes at Moonee Valley tonight.

Eloping wins the 2014 Champagne Stakes at Moonee Valley. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia

Eloping jumped from the gates well, but was challenged for the lead in the early stages of the race before jockey Stephen Baster was able to ...

Morgan Thrilled With Star Rolling Ahead of Underwood Stakes

Morgan Thrilled With Star Rolling Ahead of Underwood Stakes

An impressive first-up performer before fading to finish sixth in the Group 2 Dato’ Tan Chin Nam Stakes (1600m) at Moonee Valley on September 6th, trainer Peter Morgan has revealed he is pleased with the condition of classy runner Star Rolling ahead of this weekend’s featured Group 1 Underwood Stakes (1800m) at Caulfield.

Trainer Peter Morgan is ...

Dato Stakes Gets 2014 Cox Plate Star Rolling

Dato Stakes Gets 2014 Cox Plate Star Rolling

The Peter Morgan & Craig Widdison-trained Star Rolling kicks off a Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival campaign at Moonee Valley this weekend in the Dato Tan Chin Nam Stakes ahead of a possible Cox Plate 2014 bid back at the track in October.

Star Rolling (inside) kicks off a possible 2014 Cox Plate campaign at Moonee Valley on Saturday. Photo: ...

2014 McEwen Stakes Weight Advantage for Eloping

2014 McEwen Stakes Weight Advantage for Eloping

Co-trainer Peter Morgan is confident an eight and a half weight advantage will see his smart young filly Eloping give hot favourite Lankan Rupee something to beat in Saturday’s McEwen Stakes 2014 at Moonee Valley Racecourse.

Young filly Eloping carries just 50kg first-up in Saturday's McEwen Stakes 2014. Photo: Steve Hart.

There were 14 gallopers nominated for the weight-for-age ...