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Le Romain Proves Too Good in Cantala Stakes

Le Romain Proves Too Good in Cantala Stakes

Le Romain has posted his second career Group 1 triumph with a classy performance for success in the 2016 Cantala Stakes (1600m) on Derby Day at Flemington.

Le Romain delivered champion colt Press Statement an upset defeat in the Group 1 Randwick Guineas (1600m) in autumn, but was yet to return to winning form through four competitive starts this ...

2016 Crystal Mile Nominations Feature Abbey Marie

2016 Crystal Mile Nominations Feature Abbey Marie

2016 Crystal Mile nominations have been taken and released, and twenty-four runners subsequently remain in contention for a position in a capacity field of fourteen at Moonee Valley Racecourse on Saturday.

Abbey Marie has been included in 2016 Crystal Mile nominations. Photo: Jenny Barnes

Abbey Marie has not been seen at the races since breaking through for a maiden win ...

Rock Hero Returns to Work Ahead of 2014 Spring

Rock Hero Returns to Work Ahead of 2014 Spring

Trainer David Payne has revealed talented sprinter Rock Hero has returned to work ahead of the 2014 Spring Racing Carnival, having recovered from a wind operation required as a result of breathing issues that hampered his autumn preparation.

Rock Hero has returned to work ahead of the 2014 Spring Racing Carnival. Photo: Steve Hart

Running a competitive second to ...

Scan to Determine Fiveandahalfstar’s Spring Return

Scan to Determine Fiveandahalfstar’s Spring Return

After getting injured during their The BMW win last April, the Anthony Cummings-trained champion Fiveandahalfstar is set to undergo scans to see whether they’ve recovered in time for a Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival bid later this year.

Dual Group 1 winner Fiveandahalfstar could be back in work this week ahead of the spring. Photo: Steve Hart.

Cummings confirmed the ...

Cummings Pleased with Thunder Fantasy Ahead of Derby

Cummings Pleased with Thunder Fantasy Ahead of Derby

Trainer Anthony Cummings will field three runners in this weekend’s major Group 1 Australian Derby (2400m), and is confident of walking away from Royal Randwick with the day’s major crown in week 1 of the inaugural The Championships.

Thunder Fantasy will lead a three pronged attack from trainer Anthony Cummings in the 2014 Australian Derby. Photo: Race Horse Photos ...

Singing Flame Ready for Australian Derby

Singing Flame Ready for Australian Derby

Confirmed for on a second Group 1 appearance in this weekend’s major Australian Derby (2400m) on day 1 of The Championships at Royal Randwick, jockey Tim Clark is confident Singing Flame can go one better than a performance that delivered a second in the Group 2 Nathan Berry Tulloch Stakes (2000m) last weekend.

Singing Flame will have to be ...

Australian Derby Odds 2014 Led By Criterion

Australian Derby Odds 2014 Led By Criterion

Criterion is favourite to win Saturday's Australian Derby 2014 at Randwick. Photo: Steve Hart.

David Payne’s Sebring colt Criterion has opened top of the 2014 Australian Derby final field odds to become the third three-year-old in the past 11 years to take out the Rosehill Guineas – Derby double during the Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival.

One of a ...

Payne Pleased with Derby Draw For Criterion

Payne Pleased with Derby Draw For Criterion

Trainer David Payne is confident of the chances of stable star Criterion in this weekend’s Australian Derby (2400m) at Royal Randwick after drawing the inside barrier for the feature race on day one of the inaugural The Championships.

Criterion has been allocated the inside barrier for the 2014 Australian Derby. Photo: Steve Hart

Opening as favourite in early betting ...

2014 Australian Derby Barrier Draw

2014 Australian Derby Barrier Draw

The 2014 Australian Derby barrier draw has been completed; with outright favourite Criterion set to jump from the inside barrier in the Group 1 event at Royal Randwick this weekend.

Criterion will jump from the inside barrier in the 2014 Australian Derby at Royal Randwick this weekend. Photo by: Steve Hart

Criterion has performed consistently at the highest level of ...

Criterion Tops Bumper 2014 Australian Derby Field

Criterion Tops Bumper 2014 Australian Derby Field

Criterion is out to complete the Rosehill Guineas - Australian Derby 2014 double on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

David Payne’s last start Rosehill Guineas winner Criterion is set to appreciate another rain-affected Sydney track when they head to Randwick Racecourse this weekend for the 2014 Australian Derby.

The in-form son of Sebring is one of a capacity 18 ...