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Morton Under No Illusions with Watermans Bay in Lightning Stakes 2015

Morton Under No Illusions with Watermans Bay in Lightning Stakes 2015

Perth horseman Dan Morton has confirmed he’s “under no illusions” when it comes to the chances of his WA raider Watermans Bay upsetting some of the country’s hottest sprinters in the 2015 Black Caviar Lightning takes in Melbourne on Saturday.

Scenic Blast and Steven Arnold won the 2009 Lightning Stakes – a race trainer Dan Morton is out to do ...

Watermans Bay Targets 2015 Lightning Stakes

Watermans Bay Targets 2015 Lightning Stakes

Perth sprinter Watermans Bay is on target for a Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival raid with a trip across the country set for the Dan Morton-trained galloper including a run in the Black Caviar Lightning Stakes 2015 Saturday week.

Steven Arnold will ride Watermans Bay in the 2015 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes on February 21 at Flemington. Photo: Race Horse ...

Morton Pleased with Winterbottom Stakes 2014 Hope

Morton Pleased with Winterbottom Stakes 2014 Hope

Local Perth trainer Dan Morton is happy to saddle-up recent stable acquisition Watermans Bay in Saturday’s 2014 Winterbottom Stakes with the horse in top condition following a stint in Melbourne.

Steven Arnold shoots for another feature race win with Watermans Bay in the Railway Stakes 2014 this weekend. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Melbourne Cup winning trainer Mark Kavanagh prepared ...

Doomben 10,000 2012 – Betting Update

Doomben 10,000 2012 – Betting Update

With the Group 1  2012 Doomben 10,000 (1350m) not too far away there has been plenty of movement in the betting market for what is set to be a bumper affair.

Buffering is the Doomben 10,000 market mover

After shortening to as little as $4.00 at bookmaker.com.au yesterday, race favourite Sea Siren is back out to $4.60 as she attempts ...

Improving Scenic Blast Draws Wide – 2012 Doomben 10,000

Improving Scenic Blast Draws Wide – 2012 Doomben 10,000

Former Australian horse of the year Scenic Blast will have to overcome a wide barrier draw when continuing his promising Brisbane winter campaign in Saturday’s Group 1 2012 Doomben 10,000.

Scenic Blast has a tough ask in the Doomben 10,000 after drawing barrier 16

The Dan Morton-trained veteran has shown signs of the horse that saw him named the ...

2012 Doomben 10,000 – Final Field and Barrier Draw

2012 Doomben 10,000 – Final Field and Barrier Draw

BTC Cup winner Sea Siren headlines a 16-horse field that will contest Saturday’s Group 1 $650,000 2012 Doomben 10,000 (1350m).

Sea Siren has drawn barrier seven for the Doomben 10,000

The John O’Shea-trained filly came home tremendously to win the BTC Cup by more than a length and will come from barrier seven as she attempts to score a ...

Wet 2012 Doomben 10,000 to Favour Buffering

Wet 2012 Doomben 10,000 to Favour Buffering

Buffering’s chances of claiming his first Group 1 victory in this weekend’s $650,000 2012 Doomben 10,000 have improved with wet weather predicted for the Queensland capital for the latter part of this week.

Buffering is expected to relish the predicted wet conditions at Doomben this weekend

The star Queensland sprinter has missed some work due to the stone bruise injury ...

2012 Doomben 10,000 Jockeys’ Update – Bowman to Ride Buffering

2012 Doomben 10,000 Jockeys’ Update – Bowman to Ride Buffering

The Doomben 10,000 2012 jockeys for this Saturday’s Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival feature are becoming clearer with the announcement that Hugh Bowman will partner Buffering so long as the galloper is passed fit to race.

Hugh Bowman will replace the suspended Nash Rawiller aboard Buffering in the 2012 Doomben 10,000

Rob Heathcote’s classy Mossman four-year-old suffered a stone bruise ...

Buffering Among 2012 Doomben 10,000 First Acceptances

Buffering Among 2012 Doomben 10,000 First Acceptances

Trainer Rob Heathcote and connections have today paid the first acceptance fee for the injured Buffering in the 2012 Doomben 10,000 hopeful that the galloper will make a full recovery in time to contest the May 26 feature.

Defending champ Beaded was a surprise 2012 Doomben 10,000 first acceptor this week

This year’s edition of the $650,000 Group 1 Doomben ...

Buffering in Doubt for 2012 Doomben 10,000

Buffering in Doubt for 2012 Doomben 10,000

Last Saturday’s scratched BTC Cup favourite Buffering is in danger of missing the remainder of the 2012 Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival with a minor leg injury threatening their appearance in both the Doomben 10,000 and Stradbroke Handicap.

Buffering may not race again until the spring

Rob Heathcote’s Mossman four-year-old pulled up sore after a track work out late last ...