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Thump Retires to Breeding Barn Before Spring

Thump Retires to Breeding Barn Before Spring

Newcastle horseman Kris Lees on Friday announced the retirement of multiple Group 1 winner Thump who will kick off a new career as a broodmare later in the year.

Thump has been retired to stud ahead of the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival by trainer Kris Lees and connections. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The Cressfield-owned five-year-old daughter of Red ...

Thump Capable of Ramornie Handicap Success

Thump Capable of Ramornie Handicap Success

Trainer Kris Lees has been thrilled with the condition of classy mare Thump since her return to racing this time and is confident she is a live chance for success in this afternoon’s Listed Ramornie Handicap (1200m) at Grafton.

Thump has been confirmed to contest this afternoon’s Ramornie Handicap in Grafton. Photo: Steve Hart

Thump was retired into a ...

2015 Ramornie Handicap Betting Tips

2015 Ramornie Handicap Betting Tips

Today the Grafton Cup Carnival gets into full swing with the Ramornie Handicap 2015 taking centre stage, betting tips for the Clarence River Jockey Club’s premier sprint found below.

Bound For Earth (centre) is the Races.com.au tip to win today’s 2015 Ramornie Handicap at Grafton. Photo: Steve Hart.

The capacity field of 16 sprinters is due to face off ...

Bound For Earth “Good Chance” in Ramornie Handicap 2015

Bound For Earth “Good Chance” in Ramornie Handicap 2015

Grafton track specialist Tim Bell has described his 2015 Ramornie Handicap ride Bound For Earth as a “good chance” in the race that lights-up the Clarence River Jockey Club’s Wednesday meeting this week.

Bound For Earth (centre, yellow cap, red silks) is a strong chance in her Grafton debut in Wednesday’s 2015 Ramornie Handicap according to hoop Tim Bell. ...

2015 Ramornie Handicap Odds: I’ve Got The Looks Favourite

2015 Ramornie Handicap Odds: I’ve Got The Looks Favourite

Peter & Paul Snowden’s class mare I’ve Got The Looks has opened clear favourite to take out the Ramornie Handicap 2015 at Grafton Racecourse on Wednesday.

I’ve Got The Looks is clear favourite to win Wednesday’s 2015 Ramornie Handicap at Grafton. Photo: Daniel Costello.

The first major of the Grafton Cup Carnival, this year’s $150,000 Listed Crowe Horwath ...

Capacity 2015 Ramornie Handicap Field Released

Capacity 2015 Ramornie Handicap Field Released

The headline sprint of this week’s Grafton Cup Carnival is the Ramornie Handicap 2015 running on Wednesday that has attracted a capacity field of final acceptors.

Winter Dash winner Timeless Prince runs in the 2015 Ramornie Handicap at Grafton this Wednesday afternoon. Photo: Steve Hart.

Due to jump as Grafton Race 7 at 3:55pm (AEST), this year’s $150,000 Listed Crowe ...

2015 Ramornie Handicap Nominations & Weights Released

2015 Ramornie Handicap Nominations & Weights Released

The Ramornie Handicap 2015 is the feature sprint showdown of next week’s Grafton Cup Carnival and nominations and weights for the lucrative winter event are now out.

This Saturday’s Civic Stakes favourite at Rosehill Dothraki is also nominated for next Wednesday’s 2015 Ramornie Handicap at Grafton. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Set to light up Grafton Racecourse next Wednesday, July 8, this ...

2015 Tattersall’s Tiara Late Mail

2015 Tattersall’s Tiara Late Mail

The final field of 16 has been confirmed for this afternoon’s Group 1 Tattersall’s Tiara (1400m) on the Gold Coast has been confirmed, with only one change made to the group originally outlined on Wednesday morning.

Tarloshan has gained a start in the 2015 Tattersall’s Tiara at the expense of Thump. Photo: Daniel Costello

Thump returned to racing for several ...

2015 Hinkler Handicap Field Features Into The Red

2015 Hinkler Handicap Field Features Into The Red

Kelso Wood’s last start Ascot Handicap winner Into The Red will shoot for back-to-back Doomben black-types when he runs second-up in the Hinkler Handicap 2015 on Stradbroke Handicap Day this weekend in Brisbane.

Into The Red shoots for back-to-back Listed Doomben wins when running in Saturday’s 2015 Hinkler Handicap on Stradbroke Handicap Day. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Kicking off the ...

2015 Coolmore Classic Odds Update

2015 Coolmore Classic Odds Update

The sole Group 1 race in Sydney this weekend is Rosehill’s Coolmore Classic 2015 where the John Thompson-trained three-year-old First Seal is the easing odds-on favourite.

First Seal is at an easing odds-on price to win the 2015 Coolmore Classic and beat her older rivals in Sydney’s Group 1 this weekend. Photo: Steve Hart.

There are 13 fillies and ...