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Jumbo Prince Included In 2015 Recognition Stakes Nominations

Jumbo Prince Included In 2015 Recognition Stakes Nominations

The 2015 Recognition Stakes nominations have been released and 19 horses remain a chance to contest the Listed event that will be held at Doomben on Saturday.

Jumbo Prince has the chance to return to winning form in the 2015 Recognition Stakes at Doomben on Saturday. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Jumbo Prince started his winter campaign with a victory in ...

Territory Sprints Well to Win Clubs NSW Handicap

Territory Sprints Well to Win Clubs NSW Handicap

Steadily building to the task over four starts this time in, Territory has displayed an exceptional turn of foot to overcome poor running position and win the Clubs NSW Handicap (1200m) at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon.

Territory wins the Clubs NSW Handicap at Rosehill Gardens. Photo: Steve Hart

Jumping from the gates only fairly, the Lonhro gelding was forced to ...

Canberra Guineas 2012 – Final Field and Barrier Draw

Canberra Guineas 2012 – Final Field and Barrier Draw

A full allotment of 16 horses were today named in the final field for the 2012 Canberra Guineas which will take place this Sunday.

The Canberra Guineas is the fifth race in what is set to be a bumper day of racing in the nation’s capital with the prized Black Opal Stakes and Canberra Cup also set to take place....

Demand Mounts for New Zealand Hoop

Demand Mounts for New Zealand Hoop

After being lured to make his Randwick riding debut on Saturday by top trainer John O’Shea, New Zealand’s gun apprentice jockey James McDonald has been called upon by a trio more trainers giving him nearly a full book of rides for the day.

McDonald, 19, recently became the first Kiwi jockey to ride 200 or more city winners for ...