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2014 Goldmarket Handicap Field & Barriers

2014 Goldmarket Handicap Field & Barriers

The sole black type race on the weekend’s line-up down under this weekend will run at the Gold Coast in Queensland with the Goldmarket Handicap 2014to take centre stage. Set to run as Race 7 at 4:05pm (local time) this year’s $100,000 Listed Carlton Draught Goldmarket (1300m) has drawn a final field of 11 hopefuls….

Snowden Takes on So You Think Relative on way to Spring

Snowden Takes on So You Think Relative on way to Spring

The premier trainer of two-year-olds for the year, Peter Snowden hopes to confirm Spring Carnival aspirations for his emerging filly Euryale as she takes on the boys at Flemington this Saturday including a younger brother of dual Cox Plate winner So You Think. Well-bred Lonhro filly out of Fusaichi Pegasus (Group 1 Flight Stakes winner)…

Moody Looks to Launch Another of Caviar’s Calibre

Moody Looks to Launch Another of Caviar’s Calibre

Premier Victorian trainer Peter Moody will be out at Caulfield on Saturday hoping his Blue Sapphire runner Highly Recommended can continue a career that in some way matches that of his unbeaten superstar Black Caviar. Two years ago Bel Esprit mare Black Caviar, currently ranked the world’s highest-rated racehorse, stormed home to win the 2009…

Melham Suspended Missing Gem of a Ride in Blue Sapphire

Melham Suspended Missing Gem of a Ride in Blue Sapphire

Jockey Ben Melham has been suspended for 11 meetings due to a careless riding charge but will be able to resume in time to hopefully gain a mount at Morphettville’s Goodwood and South Australian Derby Day next month. Melham was outed for 11 race meetings following his ride on the Lee Freedman-trained debutant Alarms in…