News About Shanghai Bund

Mental Tops 2012 Daybreak Lover Plate Nominations

Mental Tops 2012 Daybreak Lover Plate Nominations

Exciting three-year-old Mental heads a 20-horse nominations list for the 2012 Daybreak Lover Plate (1600m) which will take place at Eagle Farm on Saturday. The Lonhro gelding is also nominated for the Group 1 Stradbroke Handicap but currently sits at 24th on the order of entry and would require a number of withdrawals to gain…

Mental Leads 2012 Fred Best Classic Nominations

Mental Leads 2012 Fred Best Classic Nominations

Peter Snowden’s promising Lonhro three-year-old Mental will get their chance to retain their spot at the top of the Stradbroke Handicap futures odds when they run second-up in the Fred Best Classic 2012 on Doomben Cup Day in Brisbane this Saturday. Mental ran away with their fourth win from seven starts first-up at Hawkesbury on…

Sargent’s Shanghai Surprise in Sires Produce

Sargent’s Shanghai Surprise in Sires Produce

New Zealand horseman John Sargent is hoping his lightly-raced gelding Shanghai Bund can improve on their last-start Aussie debut and genuinely challenge the dominant Darley-owned duo in this Saturday’s BRC Sires’ Produce Stakes. With Peter Snowden enjoying a stranglehold over this year’s two-year-old Group 1 features, the Victorian trainer looks set to make it five…

Kiwi’s Return To Battle In Brisbane

Kiwi’s Return To Battle In Brisbane

New Zealand horses have a tremendous record in Australia, especially during the Brisbane Winter Carnival. Flying the flag today is The Hombre and according to the bookies he’s well and truly a contender in the Premier’s Cup at Doomben. Australian markets actually have him as an equal favourite, surprisingly his quote his longer in his…