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Tomboy Scores – Coolmore Classic 2012 Barrier Draw

Tomboy Scores – Coolmore Classic 2012 Barrier Draw

After twelve years of training Brisbane’s Rob Heathcote only just broke his Group 1 maiden last month, and following the ideal draw for his up-and-coming mare Tomboy in the 2012 Coolmore Classic barriers for Saturday his chances of another elite level have enjoyed a boost.

Craig Williams will take the mount on Tomboy in the 2012 Coolmore Classic this Saturday...

More Joyous to Return in 2012 Canterbury Stakes

More Joyous to Return in 2012 Canterbury Stakes

Highly successful New Zealand mare More Joyous will have her first run since October when she lines up in the Group 2 2012 Canterbury Stakes at Rosehill Garden’s this Saturday.

The Gai Waterhouse trained five-year-old was today named in the final field for the $175,000 event which will be run over 1300 metres.

More Joyous will return from a spell ...

Secret Admirer Tops Coolmore Classic 2012 Field & Weights

Secret Admirer Tops Coolmore Classic 2012 Field & Weights

Grahame Begg’s reigning Epsom Handicap winner Secret Admirer will lead out a class field of fillies and mares at Rosehill Gardens this Saturday having been installed as the 58kg topweight of the 2012 Coolmore Classic field.

Secret Admirer will carry the topweight in the 2012 Coolmore Classic at Rosehill this Saturday

A total of 14 hopefuls have been ...

Shoot Out Heads 2012 Ranvet Stakes Field

Shoot Out Heads 2012 Ranvet Stakes Field

Chipping Norton Stakes winner Shoot Out heads a high quality field of horses set to take part in this Saturday’s $400,000 Group 1 2012 Ranvet Stakes (2000m) at Rosehill Gardens.

The Chris Waller trained gelding has been in excellent form this year, following up places in the Expressway Stakes and the Apollo Stakes with a two-length victory over Danleigh in ...

Newcastle Host to 2012 Doncaster Mile Field of Hopefuls

Newcastle Host to 2012 Doncaster Mile Field of Hopefuls

Newcastle Racecourse will today host one of the traditional Doncaster Mile lead-ups with a field full of Doncaster hopefuls to face off in the 2012 Newcastle Newmarket Handicap.

This year’s edition of the $125,000 Group 3 Newcastle Newmarket Handicap (1400m) is set to feature 13 gallopers, following the early scratching of #4 Fast Clip, seven of which are ...

Fast Clip Scratched From 2012 Newcastle Newmarket Handicap – Odds Update

Fast Clip Scratched From 2012 Newcastle Newmarket Handicap – Odds Update

Early favourite to win this afternoon’s Newcastle Newmarket Handicap 2012 in Sydney, Fast Clip, has been scratched from the race leaving Kiwi galloper He’s Remarkable at the top of the markets.

Fast Clip has been scratched from the 2012 Newcastle Newmarket Handicap

Gai Waterhouse’s Liverpool City Cup minor placegetter Fast Clip was paying $3.75 to win the $125,000 ...

2012 Ranvet Stakes – Trusting Chasing Group One Victory

2012 Ranvet Stakes – Trusting Chasing Group One Victory

John Thompson trained five-year-old Trusting will be out to score his first ever Group 1 win when he runs in the 2012 Ranvet Stakes at Rosehill Gardens this Saturday.

The son of Tale Of The Cat has achieved victory three times at Group 2 level but top honours have proved elusive in 13 starts in Group 1 events.

He has ...

2012 Albury Cup Nominations Include Big Names

2012 Albury Cup Nominations Include Big Names

Plenty of well known horses have been nominated for the $170,000 Listed 2012 Albury Cup which is set to take place over 2000 metres this Friday.

A total of 22 entries have been received but with many horses dual nominated for various races this weekend, it will be interesting to see who actually fills the final 16 available spots.

King ...

Foxwedge To Fight for 2012 William Reid Stakes Win

Foxwedge To Fight for 2012 William Reid Stakes Win

Sydney horseman John O’Shea is confident his smart three-year-old Foxwedge can again prove a competitive rival to Hay List when they take them on for the third time straight in the William Reid Stakes 2012 at Moonee Valley on Friday night.

Newmarket Handicap placegetter Foxwedge will look to improve in the 2012 William Reid Stakes on Friday night

Fastnet Rock ...

Karuta Queen Next Race – 2012 Maurice McCarten Stakes

Karuta Queen Next Race – 2012 Maurice McCarten Stakes

Neville Layt’s high-earning filly Karuta Queen will bypass Albury’s Friday night meeting in favour of a black-type run at Rosehill’s Coolmore Classic Day in the Maurice McCarten Stakes 2012 on Saturday.

Karuta Queen is looking to return to form in the 2012 Maurcie McCarten Stakes on Saturday

Karuta Queen, last seen running a disappointing ninth behind Sea Siren in ...