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Rising Romance Set for Hong Kong’s QEII Cup

Rising Romance Set for Hong Kong’s QEII Cup

The David Hayes & Tom Dabernig-trained Group 1 winning mare Rising Romance has stretched her legs at Sha Tin ahead of her tough test in this weekend’s 2016 Queen Elizabeth II Cup in Hong Kong. Best known for her Group 1 ATC Oaks (2400m) success in Sydney in April of 2014, the now five-year-old daughter…

2016 CF Orr Stakes Return for Hong Kong Bound Happy Trails

2016 CF Orr Stakes Return for Hong Kong Bound Happy Trails

Morphettville trainer Paul Beshara has confirmed a CF Orr Stakes 2016 return next month for his veteran galloper Happy Trails who could be Hong Kong bound later in the year. An eight-year-old son of Good Journey, the Adelaide-trained Happy Trails hasn’t raced since his eighth to French raider Gailo Chop in the Group 1 Mackinnon…

Royal Ascot Plans for 2015 Queen Elizabeth Stakes Winner Criterion

Royal Ascot Plans for 2015 Queen Elizabeth Stakes Winner Criterion

Confident co-trainer David Hayes has ambitious plans to head to England’s Royal Ascot later this year with today’s Queen Elizabeth Stakes 2015 winner Criterion after the elite four-year-old whipped his rivals in the $4 million Royal Randwick feature. All the early money over the week for this year’s Group 1 Queen Elizabeth Stakes (2000m) on…

Pinker Pinker 2012 Futurity Stakes & Black Caviar Bound

Pinker Pinker 2012 Futurity Stakes & Black Caviar Bound

This year’s shock Cox Plate winner Pinker Pinker may come face-to-face with Australia’s premier mare Black Caviar with connections naming the 2012 Futurity Stakes during next year’s Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival as a target for the $2.5 million earner. A winner of six of their 16 starts to date, Reset four-year-old Pinker Pinker hit the…