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2017 The Goodwood for First Among Equals

2017 The Goodwood for First Among Equals

Perth horseman Simon Miller plans to head east next year with his Winterbottom Stakes fourth placegetter First Among Equals to target Adelaide’s The Goodwood 2017.

This year’s Winterbottom Stakes winner Takedown (pictured at the Gold Coast) is heading to Hong Kong next start. Photo: Daniel Costello.

The Ascot-based trainer brought over Whispering Brook this Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival where ...

Heavily backed Souchez wins Hilton Stakes

Heavily backed Souchez wins Hilton Stakes

Godolphin followers were cheering when the heavily backed Souchez raced to the front to take out the Listed $150,000 Hilton Stakes (1400m) at Flemington today.

Souchez, above, was well supported to win the Hilton Stakes at Flemington. Photo by Steve Hart.

The John O’Shea trained Souchez firmed in from $20 to start at $10 even though he was to jump ...

Keen Array is among the 2016 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes nominations

Keen Array is among the 2016 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes nominations

Last weekend’s Testa Rossa Stakes winner Keen Array is among the seventeen nominations for the 2016 Group 1 $500,000 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Keen Array, above, is among the nominations for the Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Lindsay Park trained Keen Array was back in the winner’s circle ...

Black Heart Bart wins second G1 with Memsie Stakes victory

Black Heart Bart wins second G1 with Memsie Stakes victory

Powerhouse galloper Black Heart Bart secured his second Group 1 victory with a win in the Group 1 $500,000 New Zealand Bloodstock Memsie Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield today.

Black Heart Bart, above, scores first up win in the Memsie Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The result never looked in doubt with a hot speed up front from ...

Redzel out sprints rivals in The Resimax Stakes

Redzel out sprints rivals in The Resimax Stakes

A typical front running display of speed saw Redzel out sprint his rivals in the Group 3 $150,000 The Resimax Stakes (1100m) at Caulfield today.

Redzel, red colours, leads all the way to win the Resimax Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Peter and Paul Snowden trained Redzel quickly overcame the outside barrier in the twelve horse ...

Four For Weir In 2016 Memsie Stakes Nominations

Four For Weir In 2016 Memsie Stakes Nominations

The 2016 Memsie Stakes nominations have been released and leading Victorian trainer Darren Weir has four horses in the initial entries for the Group 1 event.

Black Heart Bart is one of four Darren Weir-trained horses in the 2016 Memsie Stakes nominations. Photo by: Jenny Barnes

The Memsie Stakes has always been the major 2016 Spring Racing Carnival goal for ...

Kemp Sold on 2017 Stradbroke Handicap

Kemp Sold on 2017 Stradbroke Handicap

Toowoomba trainer Kevin Kemp is already looking a year in advance with his smart filly Sold For Song who he believes will be the perfect Stradbroke Handicap 2017 hope next Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival.

Next year’s 2017 Stradbroke Handicap is the long term target for Sold For Song. Photo: Steve Hart.

The three-year-old daughter of Collate has to date ...

Azkadellia gets new rider for Tattersall’s Club Tiara

Azkadellia gets new rider for Tattersall’s Club Tiara

Melbourne jockey Nick Hall will be the new rider for Azkadellia in the Group 1 $500,000 Sky Racing Tattersall’s Club Tiara (1400m) at Eagle Farm on June 25.

Nick Hall, above, will be the new rider for Azkadellia in the Tattersall’s Club Tiara at Eagle Farm. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Hall will replace Damien Oliver who was aboard ...

Tattersall’s Tiara Still on the Agenda for Azkadellia

Tattersall’s Tiara Still on the Agenda for Azkadellia

Trainer Ciaron Maher has confirmed Azkadellia will progress to the 2016 Tattersall’s Tiara (1400m) at Eagle Farm in a fortnight, despite a hapless performance in the Group 1 Stradbroke Handicap over course and distance on Saturday.

The Tattersall’s Tiara remains a target for Azkadellia this season. Photo: Steve Hart

Jumping from the gates well, jockey Damien Oliver settled Azkadellia within ...

Under The Louvre Wins 2016 Stradbroke Handicap

Under The Louvre Wins 2016 Stradbroke Handicap

Robert Smerdon’s always honest galloper Under The Louvre stretched out over 1400m and broke his Group 1 maiden with an upset win over Black Heart Bart in the Stradbroke Handicap 2016 at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Under The Louvre scored an upset win in the 2016 Stradbroke Handicap at Eagle Farm Racecourse. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Last time out the ...