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Classic Winner Le Chef Leads 2015 JJ Atkins Nominations

Classic Winner Le Chef Leads 2015 JJ Atkins Nominations

Darryl Hansen’s Magic Millions Classic winning two-year-old Le Chef is the headline nomination taken by Racing Queensland this week for the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival’s juvenile showcase, the JJ Atkins 2015. Early entries for seven Group 1 races in the ‘Sunshine State’ closed yesterday, including 77 nominations for the $600,000 Group 1 BMW Australia J.J….

Sebring Sprint 2011 Form Guide

Sebring Sprint 2011 Form Guide

Rosehill racing this Saturday is headlined by a blockbuster battle of the three-year-olds with the 2011 Golden Rose set to take centre stage, but while the Rose drew a field of just six another of the day’s features boasts a full field of talent with the 2011 Sebring Sprint to be contested by 14 classy…

Punters Begg For 2011 Sebring Sprint Odds

Punters Begg For 2011 Sebring Sprint Odds

Betting markets on all of Rosehill Garden’s Golden Rose Day 2011 black-types have now opened at bookmakers around the country and in the $200,000 Group 2 Sebring Sprint (1300m) the Grahame Begg-trained Ilovethiscity is getting plenty of just that – love. Drawn ideally in barrier two of 14 in the Sebring Sprint 2011 field, Magic…

Theo Marks Stakes Starts Torio’s Cox Plate 2011 Quest

Theo Marks Stakes Starts Torio’s Cox Plate 2011 Quest

Last-start Queensland Guineas winner Torio’s Quest will resume for the season at Rosehill this Saturday, the $200,000 Group 2 Theo Marks Stakes (1300m) kicking off the Wyong galloper’s 2011 Cox Plate campaign. Prepared by Brett Partelle, Oratorio four-year-old Torio’s Quest was one of 20 exciting nominations for the 2011 Theo Marks Stakes this weekend. The…

Waller Gets Blue for Illustrious Melbourne Cup 2011

Waller Gets Blue for Illustrious Melbourne Cup 2011

Back-to-back Sydney Premiership winning trainer Chris Waller is preparing to trial two new additions to his stables with Albert The Fat and the 2011 Melbourne Cup-bound Illustrious Blue both to appear at the Warwick Farm heats on Friday. Waller has a contingent of around 13 stayers preparing for the riches of the iconic $6 million…

Pressday Ready To Shine in Starlight

Pressday Ready To Shine in Starlight

Chris Waller has urged punters to forget the last campaign of Pressday as the four year old prepares to resume in the 1100m Starlight Stakes at Rosehill on Saturday. Pressday looked a like a potential star as a juvenile when he won the Group One TJ Smith at Eagle Farm before taking out the Sandown…

Galaxy of Stars to Light up Rosehill

Galaxy of Stars to Light up Rosehill

A field of exciting gallopers are set to lay their spring claims on the line in the Starlight Stakes at Rosehill this Saturday including The Galaxy champion Atomic Force and fellow Group 1 winners Gold Trail and Pressday. Darren Smith’s Danehill Dancer six-year-old Atomic Force headlines the early entries for the $100,000 Listed Starlight Stakes…

Waller Stands To Gain Spring Carnival Glory

Waller Stands To Gain Spring Carnival Glory

Sydney’s premiership winning trainer Chris Waller proved his enthusiasm heading towards the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival nominating a large number of horses for the 2011 Caulfield Cup and Cox Plate yesterday, the dedicated horseman especially keen to kick off the spring campaigns of his 2011 Melbourne Cup-bound gallopers including Stand To Gain. “It’s easily the…

Waller to Show Patience With Pressday

Waller to Show Patience With Pressday

Premiership winning trainer Chris Waller will play a wait and see game with his Group One winning colt Pressday ahead of Saturday’s Missile Stakes at Randwick. Waller said whether or not Pressday returns to the races this weekend would be dependent on how he fared in his trackwork. “Pressday’s fitness is almost back where I…

Waller to Extend Kingdom to Melbourne in Spring

Waller to Extend Kingdom to Melbourne in Spring

Sydney’s irrefutable premiership winning trainer Chris Waller has big spring plans this year, the former Kiwi-based horseman set to branch out and vie for the Melbourne Spring Carnival Group 1’s with his contingent of top gallopers including My Kingdom Of Fife. Although awaiting the official crowning, Waller has the Sydney Trainers Premiership in the bag…