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Black Caviar Best of the Aussies in World Thoroughbred Rankings 2012

Black Caviar Best of the Aussies in World Thoroughbred Rankings 2012

Black Caviar has confirmed her title as the world’s greatest mare as the highest rated of the six Australian-trained horses topping categories in the newly released 2012 World Thoroughbred Rankings in London this week.

Black Caviar has achieved the second best WTR of any horse in 2012 behind only Frankel

A near flawless 140 ranking for the now retired UK ...

Rocket Man Could Race at 2012 Melbourne Spring Carnival

Rocket Man Could Race at 2012 Melbourne Spring Carnival

Champion Singapore sprinter Rocket Man is the latest horse to be touted as a Melbourne Spring Carnival possibility as a result of the world’s best sprinter Black Caviar being ruled out of the spring.

With interest from connections of foreign horses at unprecedented levels, Rocket Man trainer Patrick Shaw has indicated interest to Racing Victoria in both the Group 1 ...

Dubai Winner Ortensia Off to Royal Ascot 2012

Dubai Winner Ortensia Off to Royal Ascot 2012

With the failures of both Helmet and Sepoy in their international debuts on Dubai World Cup Night over the weekend, the Aussie contingent did come good in one event with classy mare Ortensia earning a 2012 Royal Ascot bid with her smart Al Quoz Sprint win.

Al Quoz Sprint winner Ortensia will now head to Royal Ascot 2012

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Sepoy Next Race – 2012 Golden Shaheen Odds & Preview

Sepoy Next Race – 2012 Golden Shaheen Odds & Preview

This Sunday morning Australian time two of Peter Snowden’s crack colts will make their international race debuts on Dubai World Cup Night, Helmet in the UAE Derby and four-time Group 1 hero Sepoy in the Golden Shaheen 2012.

Sepoy is the second pick for their international debut in the 2012 Golden Shaheen in Dubai

While Hemet is ...

Helmet & Sepoy Set for Dubai World Cup Night 2012

Helmet & Sepoy Set for Dubai World Cup Night 2012

Ace Victorian trainer Peter Snowden is preparing to saddle up his star colts Helmet and Sepoy for a final time this Sunday morning Aussie time, the dynamic duo to race at Meydan on 2012 Dubai World Cup Night before embarking on a permanent international career for Sheikh’s Godolphin operation.

Four time Group 1 hero Sepoy is second favourite to win ...

Rocket Man out of Patinack Clash with Black Caviar

Rocket Man out of Patinack Clash with Black Caviar

Racing Victoria’s lucrative $600,000 bonus has not been enough to draw Singapore flyer Rocket Man down under for the 2011 Patinack Farm Classic, trainer Patrick Shaw ruling the galloper out of contention for what would have been the sprint showdown of the century with Black Caviar.

Black Caviar will not get the chance to face Rocket Man in ...

Black Caviar Horse Racing at Home ’till June

Black Caviar Horse Racing at Home ’till June

Peter Moody, trainer of unbeaten sprint champion Black Caviar, has confirmed the six-time Group 1 winner will remain on Australian shores during the coming racing season, plans for her to race in Japan this year now shelved.

Black Caviar will race in Australia until June next year before embarking on her first overseas campaign

Connections of the brilliant ...

Rocket Man Still Wants Black Caviar Clash

Rocket Man Still Wants Black Caviar Clash

Earlier fears that Singapore’s star sprinter Rocket Man would bypass the chance to take on the best racehorse in the world, Black Caviar, at this year’s Melbourne Cup Carnival have been eased with connections of the talented gelding set to embark on a trip down under to investigate the quarantine issues.

Black Caviar is still likely to face Rocket ...

Cox Plate Hat-Trick Still a Thought after Eclipse Win

Cox Plate Hat-Trick Still a Thought after Eclipse Win

After original reservations to target superstar galloper So You Think at a third Cox Plate victory this Melbourne Spring Carnival, connections of the now European-based champion are being forced to consider a return to Australia for exactly that after So You Think’s thrilling win in the Coral Eclipse Stakes at Sandown overnight.

So You Think could target a third ...

Melbourne Cup Campaign for Red Cadeaux

Melbourne Cup Campaign for Red Cadeaux

The Ed Dunlop-trained Red Cadeaux is the latest European horse to be set on a Melbourne Cup campaign after the five-year-old scored an emphatic win at The Curragh last weekend.

Connections of five-year-old Cadeaux Genereux gelding Red Cadeaux were quick to name the iconic $6 million Group 1 Melbourne Cup (3200m) at Flemington this November as a possible target ...