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Coasting Cloak Makes It Three On End Cloak wins the TAB Long May We Play Handicap at Doomben for David Vandyke (Trackside Photography)   Let’s face it, any win is special. However, the victory of 5YO gelding, Cloak, in Saturday’s TAB Long May We Play Handicap over 1615m at Doomben, carried plenty of significance for Group One winning trainer, David Vandyke. Cloak Read more… [ Read More ]
Will Everest Play Host To Eduardo? Eduardo wins the Group Two Iron Jack Missile Stakes at Rosehill Gardens (Lisa Grimm Photography)   How high can Eduardo go? Well, there’s still some mountains to scale, but the victory of Eduardo in Saturday’s Group Two Iron Jack Missile Stakes over 1200m at Rosehill Gardens has placed the Joe Pride trained 7YO right in Read more… [ Read More ]
Fender Strings Four From Four Fender and Jack Cavanough (Muswellbrook Turf Club)   It’s fairly safe to say that Ann McHardy is pretty excited about the prospects of Fender, the 4YO flyer she bred and now races with partner, John Tyrell and close mates, David and Sharon Ceglar. And why wouldn’t she be. On Saturday at Rosehill Gardens, Fender won Read more… [ Read More ]
Man Of Peace Keeps Climbing Man of Peace wins the ATC Thank You Jockeys Handicap at Randwick (Steve Hart Photographics)   Let’s face it, you don’t come across that many 8YO geldings which appear to be just starting to hit their peak. However, the manner in which Man of Peace won Saturday’s ATC Thank You Jockeys Handicap over 1300m at Read more… [ Read More ]
Melodeon – Once More, In Harmony Melodeon wins the Chandler Macleod Handicap at Moonee Valley (Racing Photos)   You’d wish you had a dollar for every time the old adage about the ‘size of the dog in the fight’ is trotted out. Indeed, it was probably well worn by the time David got his first slingshot. However, the saying definitely fit Read more… [ Read More ]
$400K Reasons To Be Blu Skate to Paris wins the XXXX Dry Open Handicap over 1400m at Eagle Farm (Trackside Photography) Brisbane based accountant, David Watkins, was pretty pleased with himself when he managed to snap up Paris Blu for just $15,000 at the 2012 Magic Millions National Broodmare Sale. After all, the Murphy’s Blu Boy mare was related to Read more… [ Read More ]
Triple’s Double Is Poetry In Motion Poetic Charmer and Tommy Berry returning to scale after winning the Everest Carnival on Sale Handicap at Rosehill (Steve Hart Photographics)   Triple Crown Syndications might have farewelled stable star, Redzel, in April, but the show clearly moves on with a Rosehill Gardens double on Saturday via unbeaten 2YO, Smart Image, and the highly consistent, Read more… [ Read More ]
Schilldora … On Target And Online Schilldora wins the Furphy Handicap at Morphettville (Atkins Photography)   It could hardly have come at a better time. Seriously. The Richard and Chantelle Jolly trained, Schilldora, has been a consistent performer for the stable with five wins and nine other top four finishes from 21 outings, but had unfortunately been missing from the winners’ Read more… [ Read More ]
Red Can Man Bolts In The Bolton Red Can Man wins the Listed HG Bolton Sprint at Belmont Park in Western Australia (Western Racepix)   There’s a very good reason Red Can Man was an odds on pick for Saturday’s Listed HG Bolton Sprint over 1200m at Belmont Park. Despite resuming from a near four month layoff, Red Can Man was shooting Read more… [ Read More ]
Titan In His Element With Move South Territory Titan wins the (Atkins Photography)   At $5,000, Northern Territory trainer, Phil Cole, thought he’d snapped quite a bargain with his Red Element colt at the 2017 Gold Coast Magic Millions 2YOs in Training Sale. A Red Element for the Red Centre so to speak. Based on price and type, Cole managed to entice Read more… [ Read More ]
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