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Austin Marks His Terriotry on Canterbury Classic 2013

Austin Marks His Terriotry on Canterbury Classic 2013

Warwick Farm trainer Jarrod Austin is confident his recent stable acquisition Territory can progress from their last start when debuting for their new trainer with a big run in the 2013 Canterbury BMW Classic on Friday night. Formerly prepared by Lee Freedman and then Nick Koutsourakis in Melbourne, five-year-old Lonhro gelding Territory joined Austin’s Sydney…

Sessions Out of 2013 Canterbury Classic – Odds Update

Sessions Out of 2013 Canterbury Classic – Odds Update

Race favourite for tonight’s Canterbury BMW Classic 2013 in Sydney, the Peter Snowden-trained Sessions, has been withdrawn from the race with a testicular injury upsetting the betting markets on the twilight feature. A winner of three of their five starts and counting, progressive Lonhro colt Sessions was topping the markets for the $100,000 Listed Canterbury…

Sessions Tops Canterbury BMW Classic 2013 Odds

Sessions Tops Canterbury BMW Classic 2013 Odds

Peter Snowden’s promising Lonhro colt Sessions has opened the top fancy to win Friday night’s 2013 Canterbury BMW Classic in Sydney, the three-year-old vying for their fourth career win at start number six. A nine-horse field of sprinters is accepted for this year’s edition of the $100,000 Listed Canterbury BMW Classic (1100m), the favourite of…

Snowden’s 2013 Canterbury Classic Stablemates

Snowden’s 2013 Canterbury Classic Stablemates

Top Sydney trainer Peter Snowden is preparing to saddle-up two live wire chances in the Canterbury BMW Classic 2013 at Canterbury Park on Friday night having accepted for two sons of Lonhro in Skytrain and Sessions. Running as Canterbury Race 5 at 9:00pm (AEST), this year’s $100,000 Listed Canterbury BMW Classic (1100m) has drawn a…

Berry Back Aboard for 2013 Canterbury Classic Title Defense

Berry Back Aboard for 2013 Canterbury Classic Title Defense

One of Sydney’s most exciting jockeys Tommy Berry will reunite with a Canberra-trained galloper he hasn’t ridden for a year as he prepares to vie for back-to-back wins in Friday night’s Canterbury BMW Classic 2013. Berry first partnered with Matthew Dale’s Not A Single Doubt gelding Unanimously for a close second behind Master Of Design…

Canterbury BMW Classic 2013 Field & Barriers

Canterbury BMW Classic 2013 Field & Barriers

The weekend’s racing action kicks off at Canterbury Park in Sydney on Friday night with some black type racing action, the evening’s headline event being the 2013 Canterbury BMW Classic. Due to run as Race 5 at 9:00pm (AEST) this year’s edition of the $100,000 Listed Canterbury BMW Classic (1100m) has attracted a final field…

Whitefriars After Canterbury Classic 2013 Comeback Win

Whitefriars After Canterbury Classic 2013 Comeback Win

This Friday will mark the two year anniversary since Arena gelding Whitefriars won the Group 2 Australia Stakes at Moonee Valley and their trainer Rick Worthington is hoping to commemorate that with another black type win this time in Sydney. The now seven-year-old galloper has spent the majority of the past 24 months on the…

2013 Canterbury Classic Nominations – Friday Night Racing

2013 Canterbury Classic Nominations – Friday Night Racing

While the headline Friday night racing action will be Moonee Valley’s Australia Stakes meeting this weekend, in Sydney the Canterbury Classic 2013 will also be taking place under the lights. Eleven horses are nominated for this year’s edition of the $100,000 Listed Canterbury Classic (1100m) including two of the stables of Peter Snowden. Snowden has…

Razor Sharp Handicap 2012 – Betting Tips

Razor Sharp Handicap 2012 – Betting Tips

Warwick Farm hosts tomorrow’s Sydney meeting and one of the key support races on the 2012 Villiers Stakes Day card is the Listed $100,000 2012 Razor Sharp Handicap (1200m). A solid 11-horse field will contest what is the last race of the day and dual Group 2 winner Whitefriars heads the market at $4.60 in…

Hypurr Kicks off Down Under on Villiers Stakes Day 2012

Hypurr Kicks off Down Under on Villiers Stakes Day 2012

Former Hong Kong galloper Hypurr kicks off the final chapter of their career this Saturday when they make their down under debut for new trainer Joseph Pride in the 2012 Razor Sharp Handicap at Warwick Farm’s Villiers Stakes Day. The Aussie-bred Fastnet Rock six-year-old is only lightly raced for their age having run 16 times…