News About Safegaurd

Spring Campaign Still Unclear for Lion of Belfort

Spring Campaign Still Unclear for Lion of Belfort

A notable performer over his maiden racing preparation through the 2013 Spring Racing Carnival, trainer Mick Price has revealed he is yet to settle on a plan of attack for Lion Of Belfort this season, despite the four-year-old completing a strong barrier trial at Cranbourne on Tuesday morning. Expected to return to racing in 2014…

Hopfgarten Heads 2014 Fred Best Classic Nominations

Hopfgarten Heads 2014 Fred Best Classic Nominations

Rob Heathcote’s flying three-year-old Hopfgarten is one of the headliners nominated for Saturday’s Fred Best Classic 2014 at Doomben Racecourse this Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival. There are 23 early entries for this year’s $125,000 Group 3 Ascend Sales Trophies Fred Best Classic (1350m), including Mossman gelding Hopfgarten looking to keep their ace record going. A…

Dothraki Runs Well to Claim 2014 Gold Coast Guineas

Dothraki Runs Well to Claim 2014 Gold Coast Guineas

Exciting three-year-old Dothraki has maintained a strong sprint in the final straight to win the Group 3 Gold Coast Guineas (1200m) this afternoon, beating a fast-finishing Safeguard in a photo finish; Palmera Lad running on to claim third. Jumping from the gates well, the Mossman colt settled in prime position on the heels of early…

Golden Slipper 2013 – Betting Update

Golden Slipper 2013 – Betting Update

A fighting Silver Slipper Stakes win on Saturday has seen Gai Waterhouse-trained filly Sweet Idea firm into $15 in the betting market for next month’s $3.5 million 2013 Golden Slipper (1200m). The daughter of Snitzel overcame a heavy track and some strong performances from her rivals to back up a tough runner-up finish in the…