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Shoemark Aims for First Flemington Win with Four Rides

Shoemark Aims for First Flemington Win with Four Rides

English apprentice jockey Kieran Shoemark’s stint in Australia is coming to an end in two weeks and the hoop couldn’t think of a better way to end his summer here than with a win at Flemington Racecourse on Saturday. Shoemark will be aboard four horses in the nine-race meeting that is headlined by the Listed…

2013 Australian Cup Roughie Zabisco Races at Caulfield

2013 Australian Cup Roughie Zabisco Races at Caulfield

This Saturday Michael Moroney’s Australian Cup 2013 hopeful Zabisco will look to earn a shot at the $1 million feature next month when they line up in the $100,000 Swettenham Stud Summer Championship Final (1600m) at Caulfield Racecourse. The five-year-old Zabeel gelding boosted their record to six wins from 19 starts last time out on…

2012 Adelaide Guineas Tips & Odds

2012 Adelaide Guineas Tips & Odds

Danny O’Brien’s Victorian visitor The New Boy is the early favourite to take out one of Morphettville’s major support races on South Australian Derby Day this Saturday and win the Adelaide Guineas 2012. Making their first interstate appearance since November last year in the $80,000 Listed Adelaide Guineas (1600m), Rock Of Gibraltar gelding The New…

Adelaide Guineas 2012 Field & Barriers Released

Adelaide Guineas 2012 Field & Barriers Released

A field of 10 has been accepted to contest the other three-year-olds’ feature on the Morphettville race card this Saturday, the 2012 Adelaide Guineas. While the top stayers in this age group will be running in the day’s marquee event, the 2012 South Australian Derby, the $80,000 Listed Adelaide Guineas (1600m) is also shaping up…

2012 Adelaide Guineas Nominations – SA Derby Day

2012 Adelaide Guineas Nominations – SA Derby Day

This Saturday Morphettville Racecourse will come alive for South Australian Derby Day, one of the meeting’s major support races being the Adelaide Guineas 2012. There were 17 early entries for this year’s edition of the $80,000 Listed Adelaide Guineas (1600m) the top-rated of which is the Terry & Karina O’Sullivan-trained Balzeus. The God’s Own gelding…

The New Boy on the Caulfield Guineas Block

The New Boy on the Caulfield Guineas Block

Victorian trainer Danny O’Brien believes he has uncovered a Caulfield Guineas contender for the spring with his gun two-year-old The New Boy winning at Flemington last Saturday. Rock Of Gibraltar gelding The New Boy posted his second career victory from three starts, saluting for the punters as the $3 favourite in the $70,000 SecondBite Plate…

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)…

O’Brien Thinks He Knows How He’ll Go

O’Brien Thinks He Knows How He’ll Go

A half-brother to former Australian thoroughbred star and dual Cox Plate champion So You Think, Elusive City colt Now You Know is preparing to make their race debut for Flemington trainer Danny O’Brien at their home track this weekend. Out of the same dam as five time Group 1 winner So You Think, Tights mare…

City On Song For Spring

City On Song For Spring

Bel Esprit filly City Of Song staked her early claims for a spring carnival assault with a hard-fought win in the Blue Sapphire Stakes at Caulfield on Saturday. Prepared by local trainer John Moloney, two-year-old City Of Song ($6) added a second victory to her four-start career record beating home The New Boy in the…