News About Zaratone

Royal Descent is the 2015 Warwick Stakes Winner

Royal Descent is the 2015 Warwick Stakes Winner

Popular mare Royal Descent has completed a perfect racing return at Royal Randwick this afternoon; producing a huge turn of foot in the final straight to beat Pornichet to the line in the featured Group 2 Warwick Stakes (1400m). Jumping from the gates well, Sydney Premiership-winning jockey Hugh Bowman led the Redoute’s Choice mare forward…

Waller Dominates 2015 Warwick Stakes Nominations

Waller Dominates 2015 Warwick Stakes Nominations

Sydney’s premier trainer Chris Waller dominates Saturday’s Warwick Stakes 2015 nominations at Randwick Racecourse with nine entries for the weight-for-age spring showdown. A key lead-up for Group 1-bound milers this Sydney Spring Racing Carnival, the $250,000 Group 2 Warwick Stakes (1400m) has attracted a total of 19 nominees. Nine of those hail from the five-time…

Shiraz 70% Chance for 2015 Aurie’s Star Run

Shiraz 70% Chance for 2015 Aurie’s Star Run

Tony McEvoy’s in-form galloper Shiraz will shoot for a third straight win this weekend and is a 70% chance of doing that in Melbourne’s Aurie’s Star 2015 over Sydney’s Missile Stakes. On Monday the $175,000 Group 2 Missile Stakes (1200m) at Royal Randwick only attracted six nominations with Racing NSW extending early entries until 11am…

Liberty’s Choice Second-Up in Missile Stakes 2015

Liberty’s Choice Second-Up in Missile Stakes 2015

Gai Waterhouse’s smart sprinter – miler Liberty’s Choice will run second-up in Saturday’s 2015 Missile Stakes at Royal Randwick looking to improve on his resuming run last month. The five-year-old son of Redoute’s Choice is one of the six original entries for the $175,000 Group 2 Missile Stakes (1200m), the weight-for-age sprint having since attracted…

July Sprint Tips and Betting Preview

July Sprint Tips and Betting Preview

Seven talented sprinters have been confirmed in the final field for Saturday’s July Sprint (1100m) at Canterbury Racecourse; offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager. Brook Road ($2.60) is yet to find much of a consistent run of form through her four competitive starts this…

Possible 2015 Epsom Handicap Bid for Burbero

Possible 2015 Epsom Handicap Bid for Burbero

Sydney-based trainer Bjorn Baker will use a run at Canterbury Racecourse on Saturday as an early guide as to the Sydney Spring Racing Carnival campaign of possible Epsom Handicap 2015 hope Burbero. Baker has two nominees for the $85,000 The July Sprint (1100m) this weekend with his veteran nine-year-old Zaratone lining up for his 68th…

Straight Albert 2013 Razor Sharp Handicap Roughie

Straight Albert 2013 Razor Sharp Handicap Roughie

They’re the roughie of the field but jockey Blake Shinn will still be doing his best aboard the Guy Walter-trained Straight Albert in Saturday’s Razor Sharp Handicap 2013 in Sydney. Shinn has a nice book of rides at the Kensington track this weekend including aboard Alma’s Fury, second in the race last year, in the…

Heart Testa Tops 2013 Razor Sharp Handicap Odds

Heart Testa Tops 2013 Razor Sharp Handicap Odds

Despite being beaten last time out by one of the rivals they face again this weekend, Chris Waller’s in-form four-year-old Heart Testa has opened top of the markets for the Razor Sharp Handicap 2013 on Saturday. The Testa Rossa gelding enjoyed a Benchmark 95 victory over 1100m at Rosehill two back, their sixth career success…

Uate Lees’ Outside Chance in Razor Sharp Handicap 2013

Uate Lees’ Outside Chance in Razor Sharp Handicap 2013

After the shock death of promising German import Salon Soldier this week, Broadmeadow based horseman Kris Lees is hoping his outside 2013 Razor Sharp Handicap Uate hope can bring some good news to the stable on the weekend. Rare complications took the life of Soldier Hollow stallion Salon Soldier, a last start Melbourne Cup Day…

Zaratone Heads 2013 Razor Sharp Handicap Field

Zaratone Heads 2013 Razor Sharp Handicap Field

Bjorn Baker’s Sydney speedster Zaratone heads a top field of sprinters engaged to face off in the Razor Sharp Handicap 2013 at Randwick’s Kensington track this Saturday, December 14. The in-form Zariz eight-year-old may be getting on in the years but the gallant grey continues to race like a horse half their age. On Saturday…