News About Woorim

Hopfgarten Holds On For 2014 Sunshine Coast Guineas Win

Hopfgarten Holds On For 2014 Sunshine Coast Guineas Win

Brisbane trainer Rob Heathcote was rewarded for his decision to keep Hopfgarten at the same distance in Saturday’s Sunshine Coast Guineas 2014 with the in-form three-year-old taking out the day’s feature.

Hopfgarten could back-up in next months Tattersall's Mile after their 2014 Sunshine Coast Guineas win. Photo: Daniel Costello.

After a fast finishing effort from Bruce Hill’s Husson filly ...

Third Time Lucky for Meet George in Glasshouse Handicap 2013

Third Time Lucky for Meet George in Glasshouse Handicap 2013

Brian Smith’s evergreen veteran Meet George will run in their third straight $175,000 Listed Glasshouse Handicap (1400m) showdown this weekend at Caloundra, the old warhorse still displaying the same will to win as when they started out all those years ago.

Brian Smith is looking forward to Meet George's third consecutive Glasshouse Handicap run this weekend. Photo: Daniel ...

Defending Champ Tops 2013 Glasshouse Handicap Nominations

Defending Champ Tops 2013 Glasshouse Handicap Nominations

Reigning winner Belltone heads an exciting list of Glasshouse Handicap 2013 nominations for the Sunshine Coast’s Caloundra Cup Day this Saturday, Kelso Wood’s veteran galloper looking to improve on their latest effort in Brisbane.

Belltone defends their title in Saturday's Glasshouse Handicap 2013 at Caloundra. Photo: Daniel Costello.

The Eagle Farm-based Brahms seven-year-old was last seen running a distant ...

Group 1 Winner Woorim Retired

Group 1 Winner Woorim Retired

Hoof problems have forced Queensland sprinter Woorim into retirement.

2012 Oakleigh Plate winner Woorim has been retired. Photo: Taron Clarke.

The Group 1 winner had just one start this autumn, finishing at the back of the field in his title defence in the Oakleigh Plate.

In his Oakleigh Plate win the year before, the seven-year-old produced a remarkable performance to ...

2013 Newmarket Handicap Betting Update

2013 Newmarket Handicap Betting Update

The opening Group 1 race at Flemington this afternoon is the Newmarket Handicap 2013 running as Race 6 at 3:15pm (AEST) and following this morning’s scratching of Queensland Group 1 winner Woorim from the field below we take a look at the updated betting markets on the Melbourne Festival of Racing feature.

Moment Of Change remains the easing favourite for ...

Woorim Out of 2013 Newmarket Handicap – Flemington Scratchings

Woorim Out of 2013 Newmarket Handicap – Flemington Scratchings

Queensland gelding Woorim has been scratched from the Group 1 2013 Newmarket Handicap (1200m) which is of course the marquee event on the Super Saturday program at Flemington. 

Woorim has been scratched from the Newmarket Handicap. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The 2012 Oakleigh Plate winner was found to be sore and was a forced withdrawal from the $1 million ...

14 Horse 2013 Newmarket Handicap Field Announced

14 Horse 2013 Newmarket Handicap Field Announced

A 14-horse field of ace sprinters has been released for one of the headline features of Flemington’s big Melbourne Festival of Racing meeting this Saturday – the Newmarket Handicap 2013.

Moment Of Change is one of a number of Group 1 winners in the Newmarket Handicap 2013 mix on Saturday. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Set to run ...

Cummings Eyes Upset Newmarket Handicap 2013 Result

Cummings Eyes Upset Newmarket Handicap 2013 Result

With all the pre-race hype on this Saturday’s 2013 Newmarket Handicap being on the 11 Group 1 nominated winners Anthony Cummings’ progressive gelding Fontelina has flown under the radar.

Fontelina resumes racing in Saturday's Newmarket Handicap 2013 in Melbourne. Photo: Steve Hart.

The four-year-old Testa Rossa gelding has won four of their 12 career starts to date most recently ...

Luckygray Eyes Newmarket Handicap 2013 History

Luckygray Eyes Newmarket Handicap 2013 History

Gino Poletti’s talented Perth raider Luckygray is on track for their new season debut this weekend when the dual Group 1 winner vies for their third elite level win in the 2013 Newmarket Handicap on Flemington’s Super Saturday where they will be out to make history.

Allocated the 58kg top-weight for this year’s edition of the $1 million Group ...

2013 Newmarket Handicap Start Likely for Ortensia

2013 Newmarket Handicap Start Likely for Ortensia

A disappointing result in the Oakleigh Plate first-up is unlikely to prevent Ortensia from contesting Saturday week’s Group 1 2013 Newmarket Handicap (1200m) at Flemington.

Ortensia is likely to contest the Newmarket Handicap. Photo: Sarah Ebbett.

The triple Group 1 winner was resuming from an extended break following her 2012 overseas campaign and was never in the race, finishing 4 ...